August Calendar of Events
Curated by: Keosha Thomas
- Bone Thugs in Harmony will be at the Cowan located at Topgolf Nashville. The show is set to start at 7:00pm. The age is 18 and up to attend. The show will be $34.00 the day of the concert. Get ticket information and buy tickets here: https://www.ticketweb.com/event/bone-thugs-n-harmony-the-cowan-tickets/9621765.
- Go check out gospel singer Anita Wilson at City Winery. Tickets are $25 in advance and $28 at the door. There will be meet and greets available. A brief span of time has proven to be more than enough to become an established, admirable and consistent contributor to the music industry. A classic presence, unique vocal stylings & approachable humility are just a few of her attributes. After years of background singing with Donald Lawrence & Company, Ms. Anita Wilson emerged as a solo recording artist in 2011 with the soulful & heartfelt ballad “Speechless.” Ms. Anita has allowed her passion for God, music and creative freedom to mark out a custom and relevant lane. Visit citywinery.com for more details.
- R & Bae is the latest 1st class cultural experience to come to Nashville, featuring an R & B vibe exclusively all night long. With Analog setting the back drop for the evening, dueling DJs will serve as the centerpiece of the experience accompanied by live performances, guest appearances, occasional karaoke and more. R & Bae Live, Vol. 4 will spotlight the music of R & B artist ranging from Kool & the Gang to New Edition to Khalid, from Diana Ross to TLC to Rihanna, and everything in between. Nothing but R & B music will be featured in the Duel of the DJs and in the covered and original selections performed during the live performance of Chuck Indigo. Get your tickets today here: https://www.facebook.com/events/670582716790418/.
- Celebrate 15 years of the Williamson County Fair Friday, Aug. 2 through Saturday, Aug. 10 at the Williamson County AgExpo Park. Fun for the whole family, the event offers more than 25 educational activities. Learn more details here: http://www.williamsoncountyfair.org/.
- Join us for the Tennessee Titans official kickoff party on Saturday, August 3rd at Nissan Stadium. All festivities are FREE and open to the public! Gates open at 4:00PM Titans team practice begins at 6:00PM Questions? Call Season Ticket Services at 615.565.4200, option 1.
- Chocolate and Wine Tastings. Live Music Live Poetry Live Art! Live @ Jazzy Teacher Get your tickets before they sell out!. 7p-10p Location: 1801 Jefferson Street
- FirstBank First Saturday Art Crawl Galleries around downtown open their doors from 6 pm to 9 pm and most serve free wine or other refreshments. Trolley service is provided to get around the event site. Check out this map to see the shuttle route and participating galleries: https://www.nashvilledowntown.com/_files/docs/shuttle_map_first_saturday.pdf. To receive a list of the participating galleries and additional events, subscribe here: https://www.nashvilledowntown.com/about/downtown-news/e-newsletter-subscription
- Nashville Community Education Commission. To kick off each fiscal year – in August – we host an Open House at the Cohn School. Join us for our Open House; a chance to meet over 30 Fall instructors, learn more about our program, and register early for Fall classes! The event features our instructors, many of whom will be available to talk with the community about their skills and classes and show example projects. Alongside our instructors we have invited organizations and businesses from our community to share their great work with attendees. Free refreshments from Laura from Creme Catering.This event is free and family-friendly. Learn more here: https://www.facebook.com/events/348103545864038/?ti=icl.
- Join us at the Joy Mansion for the Uncle Phil Blackout to the 90s party. The tickets are only $15.00. The party will be starting at 9:00PM – 2:00AM. Get more details on this event and tickets here: https://www.facebook.com/events/631886917316705/.
- Nashville’s 7th Annual Best of the Best celebrating Jamaica’s Independence with an Outside Block Party. This will take place at 1316 Antioch Pike. Tickets start at $25.00
- Come get your ROLL Bounce on with DJ C-Dub from 92Q at the Rivergate Skate Center from 8:00PM – 11:30PM. You must be 21 and up to enter. Get details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/408864429839592/?event_time_id=40886446650625.
- Installment of Urban Soul Café and The Lab Nashville will host a Good Vibes Only #goodvibesonly party . Come out and hear great music and have good clean fun at 624 on Jefferson Street. Doors open at 5:00 PM and the event starts at 6:00 PM. Visit urbansoulcafe.com to get details and ticket information.
- Friday Nights at Minerva Ave with DJ Breeyze on the 1’s and 2 with the party starting at 9:00PM and ending at 2:00AM.
- It’s a celebration! The newest edition of the Urbaanite Nashville Guidebook is here. Come out and grab your copy in person and experience some of the local businesses, sponsors and good vibes we are all about sharing in the city. More details: https://www.facebook.com/events/391093568071260/?ti=icl
- Are you ready to get some R & B music feels? Day 1 of Funkfest Nashville starts with Monica, Keith Sweat, Tank, and Raheem Devaughn. For tickets visit nashville.funkfesttour.com. This is a great line up and must see.
- If you haven’t thought about tomatoes as an art form, you will now! Step into the world of tomatoes in East Nashville’s two-day, free festival for a themed gathering of art, games, music, contests and tastings that will be fun for the whole family. Whip out your best tomato-inspired costume, check out the schedule of events, cruise the lineup of vendors and get ready for the 16th year of this awesome celebration! Learn more at tomatoartfest.com
- Leo Season Glow in the Dark Pool Party Brunch. Come celebrate summer with us NXT LVL style! This will be a late-night glow in the dark brunch experience with chef inspired entrees, an awesome bartender, dope DJ and even better a great ambience with people like you! Foam, Pool, Unlimited Food, Bottomless Champagne, Premium Liquor, Music and Hemp Hookah. Purchase tickets here: http://nxtlvlxperience.eventbrite.com.
- Funkfest Nashville Day 2 will be one for the books as we get Jeezy, Rick Ross, 8ball MJG, YoungBloodz, Mystical, and Trina. If you are interested in having your face in the place go register for tickets at nashville.funkfesttour.com.
- Boss Babes Only! A Boss Babe comes equip with intuitive Superpowers ready to face all obstacles while keeping our heels head and standards high! Crowns will be handed out upon entry, because all queens reign supreme! Rock your crown and paint your masterpiece, all while playing Boss Babes Jeopardy! Guests will have a paint brush in one hand and hand clapper in the next! Grab your girls and join us! RSVP: sipsnstrokes.com/east-Nashville
- Deep Sea Vegan Dinner Pop-Up 4:00PM – 8PM. GET THERE EARLY! @Safe Entry Inc 1104 Myatt Blvd, Madison, TN 37115. All of our menu items are 100% vegan and Extremely Delicious. Purchase tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/deep-sea-vegan-dinner-pop-up-tickets-64908829055.
- Kerwin Claiborne will be ready to bring the funny at Zanies Nashville! He has a show starting at 7pm with tickets set at https://zaniesnashvilletickets.laughstub.com/event.cfm?cart&id=526132.
- Jazz With A View Nashville Sunday, August 11 @ 5:00PM — 10:00PM Sun, Fairfield Inn and Suites , 901 Division Street, Nashville. Get your Early Bird $15 Tickets At www.victorchatman.com.
- New this summer, JW Marriott Nashville in partnership with Sony Pictures and Sony Music Nashville present a complimentary movie series on The Green at JW the movie 50 Dates will be playing.
- It may be the last month of summer, but you still have plenty of time to catch the Centennial Park Big Band Dance this August! This is a free event presented by Metro Parks Nashville. It features live Big Band music from 7:00PM – 10:00PM. and two free group dance lessons. Every Saturday in August, grab the family and head to the outdoor gathering that will get you moving.
- Brown Bag Lunch Special Concert Series Wed, Aug 14 @ 11:30AM — 1:00PM Centennial Park Pavilion Event Shelter, 2565 Park Plaza, Nashville, TN. 37203. Presented By: Victor Chatman Productions and Studios and Metro Nashville Parks and Recreation For info: victorchatman.com
- Network under 40 Event. Meet 100+ of Nashville’s best Under 40s in a comfortable and fun environment to make new friends and business contacts! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/network-under-40-nashville-august-14th-at-tenn-on-top-holston-house-tickets-63889109045
- Nashville Lifestyles is hosting their 13th annual Bartender Bash on the rooftop of The Bobby Hotel on August 15th from 6:00PM – 8:00PM. Nashville’s top bartenders will compete for the best craft cocktail featuring Ketel One Vodka. Tickets are $25. Enjoy a live DJ, samples of each bartender’s drink, and the opportunity to vote for your favorite cocktail. A winner will be announced based on your votes following the event on our social media platforms!Due to the event location being outdoors there is a backup date/rain date for the event: August 22 (same location, same time).
- Lightning 100 announced the return of the Live on The Green 2019 Music Festival to Public Square Park in downtown Nashville. Now in its ninth year, Nashville’s favorite free, outdoor music festival will take place Thursdays, August 15, and 22, with the weekend finale planned for Labor Day weekend, August 29 – September 1.Details and roster here: https://www.nowplayingnashville.com/event/live-on-the-green/.
- Silent Party Nashville “For The 99s & 2000s”. It’s your typical party…with no speakers or amps. Instead, attendees don wireless headphones and turn them to various stations, then boogie on the dance floor amidst other revelers dancing to whatever’s in their headphones. Purchase tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/millennium-age-hosts-silent-party-nashville-trap-vs-rb-tickets-64394990149
- Stephanie Mills and Will Downing will be performing at the Symphony. A night of two powerful voices singing their hits. It will be a night to remember. Get your tickets today at lovenoise.net.
- Minerva’s Network and chill Entrepreneur meetup is happening today! The purpose is to make meaningful connections and walk away with additional resources. This will happen at Minerva lounge from 5:00PM – 8PM. Come on out and get your network on!
- Grammy Award winning Canadian singer Melanie Fiona will be performing live at City Winery. Get your tickets online now! This will sell out. Buy tickets online at lovenoise.net.
- This year’s fun-filled family day at OZ Arts Nashville, your entire clan can see Nashville-based drum, dance and music ensembles as well as special guest artists including animator and performer Miwa Matreyek, who creates phantasmagorical performances mixing live performance with animation to explore environmental themes with visual splendor. Round up the family and engage with a number of technological and science-based activities that the whole group will love! The event is $5 for general admission. For more information visit: ozartsnashville.org.
- For Colored Girls is intended be a safe space for women of color to grow together in wellness. This event series will include a guided workout and/or tour of wellness space, a conversation centered around wellness issues that affect women of color, and light bites with networking opportunities. Cost is $10 and space is limited! Hope to see you there! Get details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/829414440785466/.
- Calling all car lovers! There is an antique car show at the Wilson County Fair from 1:00PM -4:00PM. See all your favorite old school antique cars. Purchase tickets at ticketsnashville.com.
- From Eventful.com: Slum Village at City Winery at 8:00PM
- Go check out Topgolf unlimited. From Eatonthehouse.com: 9:00AM – 12:00PM, unlimited gameplay for $15. Make a reservation at Topgolf.com/reservations.
- The Plastic Cup Boys aka Will Spank Horton and Na’im Lynn will be in the building live at Zanies for one show. Hurry and buy your tickets because this will sell out fast. Ticket details: https://zaniesnashvilletickets.laughstub.com/event.cfm?cart&id=529684
- Lemons to Lemonade presents Black Women’s Equal Pay Day with a panel showcasing black women financial experts who will share best practice for advocating for equality when it comes to negotiating salaries or freelance rates. Tickets are for sale $10.00-$20.00. Purchase your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/black-womens-equal-pay-day-know-your-worth-tickets-66801331581?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR0ixmAiLNJ5Ekko_YLJpaEpmO_Ky0Bv2QpcbovYEGHWllQGjlshrcYkrac.
- Common’s Let Love tour with special guest Maimouna Youssef aka Mumu Fresh is coming to the Ryman on this day. Visit Ticketmaster for tickets on Ryman.com.
- 2nd Blogger Exchange at Nossi Art College hosted by Kayelle and Leigh Love. Hello Bloggers & Creatives, Join in the fun Friday, August 23 – Sunday, August 25 to meet and learn from other bloggers and creatives. You’re in for a weekend of fun, learning, networking and surprises. At the Xpo you’ll be investing in your brand and yourself. Purchase tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-blogger-xchange-xpo-tickets-66873393119?aff=erelexpmlt
- Power Season 6 painting class at Elevate Café from 7:00PM – 9:00PM. The painting subjects will be Ghost, Tasha, Angela, Tommy and many more. Tickets are on sale for $25.00: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cora-colors-presents-power-paint-and-watch-party-tickets-66681505177
- Are you in need for some plans for a Saturday afternoon? Join your hosts Brad Sativa and Laura Peek for the Brunch of Laughs Comedy Showcase. We’re serving food, drinks, and laughs brought to you by the most talented comedians in Nashville and beyond. Bring your girls, your guys, even your entire bachelorette party! The best dressed bachelorettes win a $20 gift certificate to ZaniesThere’s no better place to start your Saturday night in Nashville than brunching with us! J street live at 624 with live music provided by house band, food , rooftops and more. Details are here : https://www.facebook.com/events/338207700434069/?ti=icl.
- Attend Cameo’s goal setting class. Are You a Woman Who is Ready to Set Goals, Confidently Evolve and Live your Best Life? This Goal Setting Workshop is you! Learn the Best Life Formula: A proven method to achieving your goals What is the Best Life Formula? It’s just that…my best life formula. You see every time I use this formula, I am able to achieve my goals…every single time. Using this formula, I’ve achieved home and business ownership goals, family vacation goals and even my goals to meet certain celebrities.This is an intimate event with only 20 spots, so don’t wait…secure your spot today! TICKETS: https://www.iamcameo.com/goal-setting-workshop
- Power Season 6 painting class at Elevate Café from 2:00PM – 4:00PM and 6:00PM – 8:00PM. The painting subjects will be Ghost, Tasha, Angela, Tommy and many more. Tickets are on sale for $25.00: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cora-colors-presents-power-paint-and-watch-party-tickets-66681505177
- The 90s boy band Backstreet boys are reunited and on tour performing at Bridgestone Arena at 8pm. There are still tickets up for grabs. Visit here to purchase tickets: https://www.eventticketscenter.com/backstreet-boys-nashville-08-26-2019/3784680/t.
- Need some plans for a Saturday afternoon? Join your hosts Brad Sativa and Laura Peek for the Brunch of Laughs Comedy Showcase. We’re serving food, drinks, and laughs brought to you by the most talented comedians in Nashville and beyond. Bring your girls, your guys, even your entire bachelorette party! The best dressed bachelorettes win a $20 gift certificate to Zanies There’s no better place to start your Saturday night in Nashville than brunching with us!
- New Faces Night at The Basement East. For more information visit: https://www.ticketweb.com/event/new-faces-night-feat-the-basement-tickets/8986985.
- Pinewood Social is hosting their monthly summer series, Dive-In Movies, on select Wednesdays from May to September. Attendees can enjoy a movie on the outside patio area around the dipping pools. Movies begin at 9:00pm. Admission and popcorn are free. Attendees must be 21 or over. August 28th will feature The Karate Mid.
- Crab Legs and Karaoke. Purchase tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/crab-legs-karaoke-tickets-66430448259.
- Nashville Sounds vs San Antonio baseball game! Take us out to the ballgame. A fun experience for all whether a date, family night or group event. Buy tickets here: https://m.evensi.us/nashville-san-antonio-tennessee-park/290270811.
- Phoebe Robinson is donating $1 per online ticket sale to (RED)’s fight against AIDS, which can provide 5 days of life-saving HIV meds. Fri, Aug 30, 7:05PM – 11:59 PM Zanies Comedy Club 2025 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN . Get ticket information here: http://nashville.zanies.com/.