February 2020 Around Town

Nashville Wine Auction’s Pairings, the Ultimate Wine and Food Weekend The Nashville Wine Auction is the country’s longest-running charity wine auction, having raised tens of millions of dollars over the years for local nonprofits such as St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. Pairings is an annual event over the course three evenings: … Continued

January 2020 Around Town

THE DAY Is Coming to a TPAC Evening January 18th THE DAY is coming, an evening of exquisite art. Co-presented by OZ Arts Nashville and TPAC in partnership with Nashville Ballet, THE DAY fuses music and dance created by some of the world’s leading artists: cellist Maya Beiser, dancer Wendy Whelan, choreographer Lucinda Childs and composer David Lang. … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville’s Ninth Holiday Craft Fair Want to find some unique gifts for friends and family Then join the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville for its ninth annual Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, Dec. 7! From baked goods to pressed flower art, from handmade soaps, candles and jewelry to home decor, the Craft … Continued

November 2019 Around Town

Squash Pie Orders Coming Up The True Food Kitchen team at the Vertis Green Hills location once again offers its popular squash pie promotion Nov. 1–24. This pie has a graham crust and can be topped with coconut whipped cream. Pre-orders must be placed online or by calling the restaurant (615.383.7333) by Nov. 24, and the pies can be picked up at 3996 … Continued

October 2019 Around Town

Nashville Exotic Pet Expo Oct. 5–6 The Nashville Exotic Pet Expo slated for Oct. 5 and 6 at the Nashville fairgrounds will be hosted in new buildings, and reportedly in the largest overall space to date, with 85,000-plus square feet of venue space. Organized by the Nashville Exotic Pet Club, members say the 2019 spring expo attracted more than … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

Epiphany Design Studio Relocates to Green Hills Epiphany Design Studio waves goodbye to their Eighth Avenue home, as they take their style and smiles to the heart of Green Hills at 4092 Hillsboro Pike. Their studio’s experts handle clients’ home renovations and interior designs, as well as offer a store of intriguing antiques, accessories and chandeliers. Owner … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

Congrats, VandyBoys! Vanderbilt University’s Commodores baseball team snagged the national 2019 College World Series title—and the respect of many. The Commodores won the Southeastern Conference regular-season title, the SEC Championship and NCAA Regional and Super Regional tournaments played in Nashville en route to this year’s College World Series. In addition, 13 Vanderbilt players were selected in the 2019 Major … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

Cheekwood Named Top 10 Botanical Garden Cheekwood was named a Top 10 Botanical Garden in the USA Today Readers’ Choice poll. Twenty gardens and arboretums across North America were nominated by a panel of experts for the poll, and USA Today readers had the opportunity to vote daily for their favorite organization. Cheekwood Estate and Gardens ranked six out of 10. … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

Brad Paisley Helps Build Free Grocery Store for Needy Families Country music star Brad Paisley and his actress wife, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, are helping to fund construction of a new grocery store in Nashville to provide free items to families in need. Called The Store, the Paisleys paired up with his alma mater, Belmont University, to fund … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

What Pivotal Role Did Tennessee Have in Women’s Voting Rights? Did you know that Tennessee became the clinching state to push the 19th Amendment into history after an epic political battle? The Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument in Centennial Park pays tribute to foremothers and to Tennessee’s pivotal role in the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which … Continued