Artober Nashville

Participate in Artober Nashville 2019



Artober Nashville  is accepting current or recent college student artist submissions for the background of the logo for 2019! Artober Nashville is a program of NowPlayingNashville, an initiative of The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Submissions will be accepted from February 1 – April 5. VIEW THE CRITERIA AND APPLICATION



If your arts organization plans to take part in Artober Nashville 2019, let us know by completing this form. It's an amazing opportunity to show how your organization fits within the Middle Tennessee arts community and to gain more exposure of your events during National Arts & Humanities Month. Each participating organization gets listed on the Artober Nashville Partners page, as well as reaching an estimated 160,243 total visitors during the month of October.



Sponsorship deck for 2019 coming soon! Interested in learning more, contact Erin Holcomb.



  1. Submit events happening in October to NowPlayingNashville at a minimum of 2 – 4 weeks prior to event date to be included on the Artober page. Submit Listings Here: sure to tag your event with the Artober category to be included on the page.
  2. Include discounts during the month of October in our Wednesday Newsletter & Discounts page:
  3. Include giveaways during the month of October in our Wednesday Newsletter & Win Tix page:
  4. Include the Artober logo on your collateral, website, and special events. View the 2018 Toolkit. The 2019 toolkit will be updated after April 15, once our artist is announced.
  5. Access the NowPlayingNashville Media Kit to view all opportunities. View the Kit.
  1. Social about Artober at your October Events by using the following:
  • Talking points for Artober Nashville:
    • Call-to-action:  Celebrate the Arts. Together.
    • Date:  The entire month of October (Arts & Humanities Month).
    • Web site: 
  • Artober Nashville Messaging:
      • Celebrate the Arts Together with us and @ArtoberNashville all October long! ArtoberNashville is a program of @NowPlayingNashville, so you can find even more arts events for ALL of Middle Tennessee! Celebrate the Arts with us! #ArtoberNashville 
      • Join us for @ArtoberNashville this month! A program of @NowPlayingNashville, Artober is taking over the entire website for the whole month of October. You can Celebrate the Arts with friends and family by attending one of 2,000+ events on the Artober website. View upcoming Nashville and Middle Tennessee #ArtoberNashville events here!
    • TWITTER 
      • Join us for @ArtoberNash this month! Discover how you can Celebrate the Arts. Together. via and #ArtoberNashville.
      • This month is @ArtoberNash - come celebrate with us! Find our events + other ways to celebrate via and #ArtoberNashville.
      • This October, celebrate @ArtoberNash with us! Now a program of @NowPlayingNashville, Artober is taking over the entire website for the month of October. Search from 2,000+ events on the #ArtoberNashville website to discover how you can Celebrate the Arts. Together for #Artober.
        #Nashville #Tennessee #MiddleTennessee #NowPlayingNashville #VisitMusicCity #ArtoberNash #Artober2017 #ArtoberNashville2017 #Arts #Music #Theatre #Comedy #VisualArts #Nashvilleart #Nashvillelife #Nashvillemusic #Nashvilleartist #Nashvillearts #Nashvilleartscene #Nashvilleartists #Madeintn
      • Join us for @ArtoberNash! Find our events, plus other ways to celebrate by searching from 2,000+ events on the #ArtoberNashville website. A program of @NowPlayingNashville, Artober is taking over the entire website for the month of October. Look there to discover how to Celebrate the Arts. Together for #Artober.
        #Nashville #Tennessee #MiddleTennessee #NowPlayingNashville #VisitMusicCity #ArtoberNash #Artober2017 #ArtoberNashville2017 #Arts #Music #Theatre #Comedy #VisualArts #Nashvilleart #Nashvillelife #Nashvillemusic #Nashvilleartist #Nashvillearts #Nashvilleartscene #Nashvilleartists #Madeintn


Contact Erin Holcomb for Discounts, Giveaways and Advertising at or (615) 321-4939 x 132.





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