A (Nearly) Native’s Guide to This Weekend (8/1 – 8/3)

Happy August! It’s been said that August is the Sunday of Summer, so don’t waste any time sitting in front of the television this weekend. There are too many things to keep you out of the house to waste however many beautiful summer days (and nights) we have left!

FRIDAY, August 1, 2014

SHOP TILL YOU DROP! It’s Tax-Free Weekend at Opry Mills, The Avenue in Murfreesboro, Stones River Mall, The Franklin Visitors Center and many more! Check your favorite store for special discounts! (8/1 – 8/3)

SATURDAY, August 2, 2014

  • William Collier’s & Slow Hand Coffee Company’s Weekend Brunch at William Collier’s at 11am
  • Michael Franti & Spearhead with SOJA, Brett Dennen, Trevor Hall at The Woods Amphitheater at 6pm ($38)
  • Food Truck Meet Up at Sevier Park from 4 to 8pm (FREE) – Featuring Pappy’s Mobile Cafe, The Peach Truck, Crankee’s, Moover’s and Shakers for food trucks; Local vendors: Project 615, Blue Sky Cottage, No41, Red Earth Trading Company, Blush Boutique, The Well, Morning After Ministries, Banded
  • Great Peacock, Belle Adair, and Erin Rae at The Stone Fox at 9pm ($7) – Google ‘Tennessee” by Great Peacock, you won’t be sorry. Then go to this show. Well worth your time!
  • Steely Dan at Ryman Auditorium at 8pm (SOLD OUT)
  • POP Dinner Party: Tapas y Paella at POP Nashville at 6pm ($35) – Why spend $35 cooking that chicken dinner or getting that take-out when you can have delicious tapas and paella?!
  • Centennial Park Big Band Dance: Debbi Bailes and Her Band at Centennial Park at 7:30pm (FREE) – Get ready to tango!
  • Rubik’s Groove at 3rd & Lindsley at 9:30pm ($10)
  • Nashville Improv Comedy at Bongo After Hours Theater at 7pm ($10) – Late night tv style (Think Letterman, The Tonight Show, etc.)
  • First Saturday Art Crawl at The Country Music Hall of Fame from 6 to 9pm (FREE)
  • Anderson Art Show at Deavor at 8pm – Check out this awesome coworking space with goodies and music to go along with it from Leah Lawson, James Roquemore, and Shawn Conerton

SUNDAY, August 3, 2014


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