May 25: Memorial Day 5K Run/Walk

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Memorial Day morning 5K run/walk benefiting the restoration efforts of one of Nashville’s treasures, the historic Nashville City Cemetery, founded 1822. This is the burial place of James and Charlotte Robertson and many other historic figures of our great city. The race begins at Greer stadium and ends in Nashville City Cemetery. A shuttle will […]

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May 26 – Aug 16: Penny Weight Pop Up and Launch Party at Wilder

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Wilder, a design shop for home and life, will host a three-month Pennyweight pop up event this summer, curated by Elise Joseph. Elise is a Nashville-based stylist, blogger, creative consultant and social media influencer. The pop up shop will kick off on Tuesday, May 26 and will run through Sunday, August 16. The launch party event, […]

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May 26-31: Newsies at Andrew Jackson Hall

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Disney’s crowd-pleasing, energetic hit, Newsies, takes the stage at Andrew Jackson Hall for six days. Watch the cast explode in song and dance during the spectacular performance. You do not want to miss this, so be sure to purchase tickets today! patron.tpac.org/events/detail/newsies-2015-tpac

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May 26-28: Wine/Cocktail Pairing Dinner at Amerigo

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Book your spot for a five-course wine/cocktail pairing dinner presented by Chef Steven Robilio. Ingredients are sourced from the Franklin Farmers Market for this interactive dinner event. Reservations are required & available by calling 615-377-7070 (Cool Springs) or 615-320-1740 (Nashville).

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May 28: TITLE Boxing Club’s Rock & Rumble with Juice Nashville

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You box while the live band rocks! Join TITLE Boxing Club Nashville for their 2nd Rock & Rumble Event on Thursday, May 28! They will be offering a FREE explosive, full-body workout boxing/kickboxing class with live pulsating music from Foster McGinty.While you’re there checkout Lululemon and their new summer collection of athletic gear & Juice Nashville will be […]

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May 28: Saffire’s Backyard BBQ

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Head to Saffire’s Courtyard for a “backyard BBQ” tasting on Thursday, May 28. Chef de Cuisine, Jason LaIacona, will lead guests through sampling of Southern classics, paired with a variety of specialty brews. Tickets are $50/pp and can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brews-and-bbq-tickets-16878783897

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May 29: Brew at the Zoo

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Nashville Zoo welcomes all species of beer lovers to the fourth annual Brew at the Zoo happening on Friday, May 29 from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Animals, live music, local food trucks and 100 craft beers are on tap at this unique after-hours event. nashvillezoo.org/upcoming-events/entry/brew-at-the-zoo

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May 29: Full Moon Pickin’ Parties

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Friends of Warner Parks is celebrating its 15th season of Full Moon Pickin’ Parties. These laid-back fundraisers feature Nashville’s finest bluegrass and roots music under the light of a full (or nearly full) moon. Pickin’ Parties are held at the Warner Park Equestrian Center and admission includes complimentary water, soft drinks, and beer for adults. warnerparks.org

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May 30: The Music Country Grand Prix

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The Music Country Grand Prix is Middle Tennessee’s premier equestrian show jumping competition featuring top riders and horses from across the nation competing for a $40,000 purse. All proceeds from the event will benefit Saddle Up!, the largest and oldest therapeutic horseback riding program for children with disabilities. musiccountrygrandprix.com

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Jun 1: Iron Tribe 101 Introduction Course

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This month, try out Iron Tribe 101. This is their introcution course where you will meet an incredible community that will push you while learning the basics of their fitness program. Spots are limited so sign up quickly! This month-long instruction course will start June 1 at all locations (Belle Meade, Belmont, Brentwood and Cool Springs). http://www.irontribefitness.com/nashville

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Jun 4, 11, 18 & 25: Movies in the Park

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Movies in the Park is back! This annual events brings movies (and food trucks) to Elmington Park every Thursday in June. The events are always family friendly so pack a blanket and bring the whole clan! Get there early to grab dinner from The Grilled Cheeserie and Pizza Perfect or dessert from Retro Sno and […]

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Jun 4: Yum!East

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Yum!East, a food tasting event that gathers select restaurants, chefs, food artisans, and specialty purveyors to showcase the best of East Nashville’s culinary landscape, is back for its third year. Admission includes unlimited tastings from East Nashville eateries, souvenir glass, open bar with craft beer and wine and live music. Participating restaurants include Eastland Cafe, Five Points Pizza, The […]

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Jun 4: Shelter Me Spotlights Crossroads Campus Metro Animal Care and Control and Bonaparte’s Retreat

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The PBS: Shelter Me series highlights the efforts of animal welfare organizations across the country who are trying to find homes for abandoned animals. Rather than focus on the sad, they celebrate the successes, and their Nashville episode celebrates the collaborative efforts of Crossroads Campus, Metro Animal Care and Control and Bonaparte’s Retreat. Find out how […]

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Jun 5-7: Weekend-Long Sale Featuring Masaya & Co. at Wilder

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Wilder, a design shop for home and life, will host a weekend-long sale featuring the outdoor furniture of Masaya & Company. Dedicated to design and sustainability, Masaya & Co. uses traditional artisanal techniques and sustainably sourced tropical hardwoods to make contemporary modern designs. The event will kick off on Friday, June 5 and run through the […]

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Jun 5-6: Porter Flea’s Summer Market

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A unique and uniquely Nashville shopping tradition, Porter Flea’s summer market returns in June 2015 for a fifth annual warm weather gathering of the area’s most talented designers and makers, who’ll share handmade wares spanning from apparel and accessories to prints, paper goods and furniture. This year’s summer market will again run over two days […]

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Jun 6: National Trails Day

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Outdoor enthusiasts will come together for educational exhibits, trail dedications, gear demonstrations, instructional workshops and trail projects for National Trails Day. While this will be taking place across the country, you can celebrate locally at Tennessee State Parks. They will be offering a variety of ranger-led hikes. For a full schedule and listing of hikes, […]

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Jun 6: Swan Ball

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Each year, hundreds of guests gather for The Swan Ball. This charity event, which benefits Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art, will feature entertainment by Grammy Award-winning recording artist, Academy Award-winning actress and best-selling author, Jennifer Hudson. Guests will be clad in white tie attire for this festive affair. www.swanball.com

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Jun 6-7: Heritage Tour

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Each summer, members and supporters of the Heritage Foundation of Franklin & Williamson County open their homes and businesses as part of the Heritage Tour, showcasing the community’s dedication to protecting those resources as part of our legacy. Now in its 40th year, the Tour will invite the public inside historic residences, commercial structures and […]

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Through Jun 7: “Telling Tales: Stories and Legends in 19th-Century American Art” at the Frist

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“Telling Tales: Stories and Legends in 19th-Century American Art” assembles paintings and sculptures from the collection of the New-York Historical Society that recount stories relating to American cultural aspirations and everyday life in the early to mid-nineteenth century. The sections convey the narrative content that was deemed an essential component of a work of art […]

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Jun 9: Stars for Second Harvest

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This year, Dierks Bentley will headline the 11th annual Starts for Second Harvest. Held at Ryman Auditorium, this event promises an intimate evening of music with songwriters and performers–such as Dierks Bently and Charles Esten and Lennon and Maisy Stella, from ABC’s Nashville. Tickets start at $35 and will go fast! www.secondharvestmidtn.org/stars

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Jun 11-14: CMA Fest

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Brace yourself because for four days of all things country. Nashville will packed with thousands of country fans coming from far and wide for CMA Fest. With guests such as Little Big Town, The Band Perry and Zac Brown Band, it will be the biggest country event of the season. If you can’t score tickets […]

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Jun 12-28: The Nashville Symphony Show House

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The Nashville Symphony Show House will be open for tour June 12-28 in the beautiful Forest Hills area south of downtown Nashville. Being built by Castle Homes in partnership with noted architecture firm, Wade Weissmann Architecture Inc., the event is slated to be Nashville’s top home tour of the year while helping support the Nashville […]

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Jun 14: Pride Drag Queen Brunch

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POP is (really) excited to announce, in partnership with Pride Drag Queen Brunch on June 14.  Brunch features performances by Brooke Lynn Heights, ObSinity, Raquel Redd, and more. MENU french toast skewers | ginger peach preserves maple glazed house bacon | buttermilk biscuits crustless red pepper + leek quiche rainbow pancakes | sparkle whip cream […]

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Jun 17-21: Hot Yoga Plus Yoga Adventure in Mexico

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Join Hot Yoga Plus for a five-day yoga adventure in paradise in Punta Monterrey, a private beach just 45 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Luxury eco-casitas dot the jungle just steps from the sand. Punta Monterrey combines the super gorgeous Pacific coastline of Mexico with an organic living experience. Each day begins with a coffee, tea and […]

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Jun 18-20: Memory Rings at OZ

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Through a combination of fairy tale, fable, puppetry, choreography, original music and visual design, a 5,000 year journey of human and environmental change will come to life at OZ. The story will take place under the watchful eye of the world’s living tree and will chronicle humanity’s relationship to the environment. www.ozartsnashville.org/programs/memory-rings

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Jun 19-20: The City Farmhouse Pop-up Fair

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The City Farmhouse Pop-up Fair has been named one of the top five events to attend in October Southern Living magazine, and thousands of shoppers from around the globe (literally) flock to Williamson County each year to attend the Fairs. This year, there will be 80+ vendors from 13 states to show off their wares at the […]

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Jun 20: SuperCoolFunFest

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This 90s-themed event will feature My So Called Band, giant jenga, skip it and a Legend of the Hidden Temple obstacle course. Relive the 90s at the SuperCoolFunFest in Cumberland Park. It will take you back to your childhood but this time, you can legally drink beer. www.supercoolfunfest.com

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Jun 20: The Ultimate Beer Run

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Nothing will motivate you to run more than an ice cold beverage. Each lap, you and your running pals will be greated with a craft beer sample and after the race, you will get to drink down a cold 16oz beer. The Ulimate After-Party, which will take place immediately after the race, will include music, games, […]

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Jun 20: Walk for Wishes

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Walk for Wishes 2015 will be held on June 20  at Judge Fulton Greer Park in Franklin, TN. Powered by wish kids and families, volunteers, donors, corporate sponsors and friends, Walk For Wishes is a nationwide Make-A-Wish® signature fundraiser that celebrates the thousands of wishes that have already been granted, while raising funds for future wishes. http://www.middletennessee.wish.org/

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Jun 20: Nissan Taste of Music City

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Nashville’s largest Food and Drink Festival is celebrating 12 years! This event started in the concourse of what is now the Bridgestone Arena and has been held on the Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge, the Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge and most recently at Riverfront Park and will make a return to Public Square Park this […]

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