Things To Do in Nashville: October 14 – 21
Well if you like beer and wine, this is the weekend to be out and about at festivals. I’ve started off this week’s Things to Do on the How To Play Nashville blog with the Beer + Wine Festivals (since there are 4). Visit the Beer + Wine Festivals page to discover year round events focused on beer and wine.
Franklin Wine Festival
Presented by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee at The Factory at Franklin
A celebration of wine and cuisine – is open to the public and features more than 300 wines for tastings and culinary offerings from many of Middle Tennessee’s finest restaurants.
Nashville Beer Festival and Funky 5K Run
Presented by Nashville Beer Festival at East Park
See ya’ll at the 2015 NashBeerFest! More than 45 breweries & 150+ craft beers! Over 60 booths! Delicious food from seven food joints.
Tennessee Beer and Wine Festival
Presented by Tennessee Beer Festival Committee at Two Rivers Mansion
WCTE’s 2015 Blues and Brews Craft Beer Festival
Presented by WCTE-TV/Upper Cumberland Broadcast Council at Dogwood Park – Cookeville
This 2015 Blues and Brews event is the Upper Cumberland’s 2nd Annual Craft Beer Festival at Dogwood Park benefiting WCTE Upper Cumberland PBS.
In addition to Beer + Wine Festivals, I have included some Family Fun, Comedy, Live Music, Art, Theatre, and Sports events. Listed below is an assortment of fun including the NEW Boo at the Zoo, formerly known as Ghouls at Grassmere. So be sure to grab the kids and their Halloween costumes for this Halloween tradition in Nashville.
Boo at the Zoo
Presented by Nashville Zoo at Grassmere at Nashville Zoo at Grassmere
10/16/15 – 10/30/15
Presented by Zanies Comedy Night Club at Zanies Comedy Night Club
10/16/15 – 10/17/15
Join us for the comedy sensation of David Spade.
3rd Annual Nashville Print Crawl
Presented by Brown Dog Bindery at Nashville Public Library – Main Library
Experience letterpress, silkscreen and linocuts as you pull your own prints at locations from downtown Nashville to Houston/Wedgewood to East Nashville.
Presented by Nashville Paw Magazine at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm
Barktoberfest will feature food trucks, a pet adoption fair featuring local rescue groups and shelters, and 40+ vendor booths to browse and shop. There will also be plenty of fun activities for dogs, kids and the whole family.
SoundHarvest Music Festival with The Flaming Lips, Allen Stone, The Weeks and more
Presented by Bluewater Music at Centennial Park
Presented by Ryman Auditorium at Ryman Auditorium
Don Henley, both as solo artist and as a member of the Eagles, has received many accolades, including eight GRAMMY Awards, numerous gold and platinum records and performed sold-out concert tours worldwide.
Presented by MAS Nashville at Belcourt Theatre
Nashville Predators vs. Tampa Bay Lightning
Presented by Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena
of Montreal with Diane Coffee
Presented by Mercy Lounge at Mercy Lounge