We’ve been celebrating Halloween the past two weekends now, but just because the holiday festivities are over, it certainly doesn’t mean that Nashville is slowing down. Here are some great events going on this weekend that are sure to bring you down from your sugar high.
Check out some of the city’s finest handmade arts and crafts at the Nashville Farmers Market this weekend for the 2nd annual Crafts & Drafts. Just some of the crafty folks that will be on hand are 8th & Argyle, East Nashville Jewelry Guild, Eli Mason, Tennessee Glass Stains and countless others. Plus, grab eats from local food trucks like The Grilled Cheeserie and Ethan’s Dogs while sipping on a variety of beers – all benefiting Soles 4 Souls, a nonprofit dedicated to fighting poverty by distributing shoes and clothing to those in need.
When: Sat., Nov. 7, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Nashville Farmers’ Market
Get your palette ready to taste a slew of different brews tomorrow at one of Nashville’s newest functions, Green Hills Brew Fest. The event will feature 30 breweries and 100 seasonal craft beers on tap from some of the best local brands, along with some nationwide. After sampling craft beers to your heart’s desire, you can also try various artisan cocktails, bites from numerous food trucks and check out some local arts and crafts.
When: Sat., Nov. 7, 2-7 p.m.
Where: The Greenhouse, 2211 Bandywood Dr.
Auto enthusiasts will love the Nashville International Auto Show, taking place all weekend at the Music City Center. Check out 350 of the newest cars, trucks and SUVs, in addition to a display of some of the world’s most high-end vehicles from Rolls Royce, Bentley and Maserati. Visitors can even test drive cars from Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and more (with a trained professional of course) on a route around the event center.
When: Fri., Nov. 6 & Sat., Nov. 7, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sun., Nov. 8, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Music City Center
Tickets: Adults – $9, Children – Free
This Sunday marks the final day of the music series downtown. Local, regional and national artists come together to perform fabulous jazz music along the Cumberland River. Food trucks will be on hand to provide concessions as you enjoy an assortment of jazz tunes.
When: Sun., Nov. 8, 4 p.m.
Where: 592 South 1st St.
Just one of our city’s beloved monthly events, the First Saturday Art Crawl showcases the exquisite art scene that makes up Music City. Explore some of the Nashville’s best art galleries and venues as they offer free admission to check out their current exhibits. Just a few of the galleries participating this weekend are The Arts Compnay, The Rymer Gallery, Tinney Contemporary, the historic Hatch Show Print Haley Gallery and so many more. You are bound to see one-of-a-kind works from Nashville’s best artists.
When: Sat., Nov. 7, 6 – 9 p.m.
Where: Downtown Nashville