April PlanAhead: Your April Nashville events calendar

All month long

Outdoors
β—‹ Nashville Farmers Market | Daily | 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. | Free to attend | Shop from a variety of local vendors.

Active
β—‹ Goat Yoga Nashville | Dates + times vary | Goat Yoga Nashville, 9837 Split Log Rd., Brentwood | $25 | Grab a mat + practice yoga with baby goats. 🐐

April 1-4

Thurs., April 1

Arts
β—‹ Educator Workshop: Creating the American West in Art | Thurs., April 1 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Frist Art Museum, 919 Broadway | $30+ | Tour, learn about + discuss the complexity of the American West.

Show
β—‹ Captain Midnight Band | Thurs., April 1 | 7-10 p.m. | Yee Haw Brewing Co., 423 6th Ave. S. | $24+ | Check out a beer garden + listen to live music in socially-distanced pods.

Cause
β—‹ Midday Masters | Thurs., April 1 | 7-10:30 p.m. | Topgolf, 500 Cowan St. | $35+ | Play golf + support a local nonprofit ahead of the 2021 Masters Tournament. β›³

Holiday
β—‹ Easter Egg Sheet Cake Class | Thurs., April 1 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Sugardrop, 574 Franklin Rd., Franklin | $50 | Children 7 and up will bake Easter cakes.

β—‹ Great Spring Art Hunt | Fri., April 2–Sat., April 3 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Cheekwood Estate and Gardens, 1200 Forrest Park Dr. | $7+ | Adventure through the gardens in search of 9 giant bunnies decorated by local artists. 🐰

WaterCooler
β—‹ Predators vs. Dallas Stars | Thurs., April 1 | 7 p.m | Bridgestone Arena, 501 Broadway | $40+ | The Preds will face off against the Dallas Stars. πŸ’

Read
β—‹ Afternoon Book Club at Linebaugh | Thurs., April 1 | 1 p.m. | Linebaugh Public Library – Main Branch | Free | This month’s book is Louise Penny’s β€œA Rule Against Murder: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel.” πŸ“š

Fri., April 2

Art
β—‹ Educator Workshop: Creating the American West in Art | Fri., April 2 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Frist Art Museum, 919 Broadway | $30+ | Tour, learn about + discuss the complexity of the American West.

Show
β—‹ Romeo and Juliet | Fri., April 2 | 7:30-9 p.m. | Virtual | Free | The Nashville Shakespeare Festival will host a virtual production of the Shakespeare classic Romeo and Juliet.
β—‹ Dailey & Vincent | Fri., April 2 | 7 p.m. | Grand Ole Opry | $60+ | Enjoy a night of bluegrass.
β—‹ Casting Crowns Easter Celebration Drive-In Concert | Fri., April 2 | 7-10 p.m. | Historic Rippavilla, 5700 Main St., Spring Hill | $100+ Celebrate Easter at a socially-distanced concert.

Holiday
β—‹ Great Spring Art Hunt | Fri., April 2–Sat., April 3 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Cheekwood Estate and Gardens, 1200 Forrest Park Dr. | $7+ | Adventure through the gardens in search of nine giant bunnies decorated by local artists. 🐰

TheBuy
β—‹ Marathon Village Market | Fri., April 2 | 4-8 p.m. | Marathon Village, 1200 Clinton St. | Free | This monthly market features food, local vendors + live music.

Network
β—‹ Virtual Job Fair | Fri., April 2 | 11 a.m.-2 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Discover new jobs + connect with business professionals.

Outdoors
β—‹ Bird Hike | Fri., April 2 | 7-9 a.m. | Radnor Lake State Park, 1160 Otter Creek Rd. | $2 | Park ranger Matthew Bowling will lead a beginner birding hike + introduce different spices of birds.

Sat., April 3

Holiday
β—‹ Eggstravaganzoo | Sat., April 3 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Nashville Zoo | $19+ | The zoo will host 13 egg hunts throughout the day as well as animal encounters, zoo keeper talks + amphitheater shows.
β—‹ Great Spring Art Hunt | Fri., April 2–Sat., April 3 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Cheekwood Estate and Gardens, 1200 Forrest Park Dr. | $7+ | Adventure through the gardens in search of nine giant bunnies decorated by local artists. 🐰
β—‹ Easter Bunny Excursion Train | Fri., April 2 | 8:30 a.m. | Tennessee Central Railway Museum, 220 Willow St. | $42+ | Hop aboard with the Easter Bunny + participate in an Easter Egg Hunt in Watertown. πŸš‚
β—‹ Hispanic Family Foundation Easter Egg Hunt | Fri., April 2 | 1-4 p.m. | Plaza Mariachi Music City, 3955 Nolensville Pike | Free | Hunt for 20,000 Easter eggs + enjoy live music, contests, rizes + more.

Show
β—‹ Opry Live | Sat., April 3 | 6-9 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Hosted by Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley + Bobby Bones. 🎀
β—‹ Saturday Night Opry | Sat., April 3 | 7 p.m. | Grand Ole Opry, 600 Opry Mills Dr. | $60+ | Listen to Ricky Skaggs, Rhonda Vincent, and others.
β—‹ Sonny’s Patio Party Concert Series | Sat., April 3 | 7-10 p.m. | Sonny’s Patio Pub and Refuge, 1322 6th Ave. N. | $75+ | Grab a drink and enjoy a concert featuring Love & Theft, Chris Weaver and more.

Arts
β—‹ Open Mic Spoken Word Night | Sat., April 3 | 4:30-6 p.m. | Twin Kegs II, 327 Hermitage Ave. | Free | Get up on stage + share stories, poems and comedy.
β—‹ Educator Workshop: Creating the American West in Art | Sat., April 3 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Frist Art Museum, 919 Broadway | $30+ | Tour, learn about + discuss the complexity of the American West.

WaterCooler
β—‹ Nashville Predators vs. Chicago Blackhawks | Sat., April 3 | 2 p.m. | Bridgestone Arena, 501 Broadway | $95+ | The Preds will take on the Chicago Blackhawks. πŸ’Β 

TryThis
β—‹ The Nashville Ripper: An Outdoor Murder Mystery Adventure | Sat., April 3 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Tennessee State Capitol, 600 Dr. Martin L. King Jr. Blvd. | $50 | Dress up as a detective + go on a city-wide murder mystery adventure in search of β€œThe Nashville Ripper.” πŸ”

Outdoors
β—‹ Gilda’s Gang 5K and 1 Mile Family Fun Run | Sat., April 3 | 7:30-10:30 a.m. | Shelby Park, 1900 Davidson St. | $35+ | Run through Shelby Park in support of those impacted by cancer.
β—‹ Kite Fest | Sat., April 3 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Mill Ridge Park, 12965 Old Hickory Blvd. | Free | Participate in kite flying tutorials + enjoy a picnic at Mill Ridge Park. πŸͺ

Sun., April 4

TheBuy
β—‹ Flea Market Sunday | Sun., April 4 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Plaza Mariachi, 3955 Nolensville Pike | Free | Find fruits + vegetables, clothing, furniture, and more at this weekly outdoor market.

Holiday
β—‹ Easter Service and Egg Hunt | Sun., April 4 | 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. | Immanuel Baptist Church, 222 Belle Meade Blvd. | Worship service followed by an Easter egg hunt, games + various activities.
β—‹ Easter Brunch at Aquarium | Sun., April 4 | Times vary, reservations here | Aquarium Restaurant, 516 Opry Mills Dr. | $90+ | Enjoy a 4-course seafood meal for two. 🐠

TryThis
β—‹ Nashville Full Moon Tattoo and Horror Festival | Sun., April 4 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | The Marriott, 600 Marriott Dr. | $20+ | Explore themed vendors, artists + more.

April 5-11

Mon., April 5

Show
β—‹ Andrew Peterson | Mon., April 5 | 3 p.m. | Ryman Auditorium, 116 5th Ave. N. | $35 | Recording artist Andrew Peterson is hosting an Easter-themed show with guests Taylor Leonhardt + Skye Peterson. 🎀

ForKids
β—‹ Edmonson’s Got Energy | Mon., April 5 | 10:30-11 a.m. | Virtual | Free | Nashville Public Library’s Edmondson Pike branch will offer a virtual program featuring puppets, interactive songs + storytime.

Family
β—‹ Nightwatch | Mon., April 5 | 11:30 a.m. | Adventure Science Center, 800 Fort Negley Blvd. | $20+ | Look up + identify constellations, stars and planets at the Adventure Science Center’s ongoing planetarium show. ✨

Outdoors
β—‹ Nashville Farmers Market | Mon., April 5 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. | Cost of purchase | Shop from a selection of local vendors.

ForParents
β—‹ Babies and Books | Mon., April 5 | 10-10:15 a.m. | Virtual | Free | Babies can join in on rhymes, songs + more via Zoom hosted by the Nashville Public Library.Β 

Tues., April 6

Network
β—‹ JobFairX | Tues., April 6 | 11 a.m.-2 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Connect with employers at this virtual job fair. πŸ’Ό
β—‹ How to Grow a Business | Tues., April 6 | 1-3 p.m. | Nashville Entrepreneur Center, 41 Peabody St. | Free | Nashville entrepreneur Matthew Ford shares tips for growing a profitable business.

ForParents
β—‹ What to Know About Water Birth | Tues., April 6 | 2:15-3:15 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Baby+Co and Vanderbilt Health share tips about the benefits + safety of water births. πŸ‘Ά

Learn
β—‹ Beginners Guide to Growing and Enjoying Herbs | Tues., April 6 | 12-1 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join Master Gardeners of Davidson County for a virtual class all about growing and harvesting herbs.

Wed., April 7

Read
β—‹ Live Online [email protected]: Meg Medina | Wed., April 7 | 6:15-7:45 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Listen to Newbery Award-winning author Meg Medina interviewed by author R.J. Palacio.Β 

Show
β—‹ Nick Shoulders | Wed., April 7 | 7 p.m. | Marathon Music Work, 1402 Clinton St. $20 | Fayetteville artist Nick Shoulders is touring in support of his second album, “Home on the Rage.”

Drink
β—‹ Ladies Night: On Wednesdays We Wear Red Bottoms | Wed., April 7 | 7-10 p.m. | The Pool Club at Virgin Hotels Nashville, 1 Music Sq. W.| Free |Β  Enjoy $10 craft cocktails, $7 select apps + a chance to win a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes. πŸ‘ 

Network
β—‹ Greater Nashville Networking | Wed., April 7 | 12-1 p.m. | Meridian Cool Springs, 2555 Meridian Blvd. | Free | ProTip: Participants are advised to bring business cards + be prepared to give a 1-minute pitch on who you are.

For Kids
β—‹ Knee High Naturalist | Wed., April 7 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary, 545 Beech Creek Rd. S., Brentwood | $9+ |Β  Children ages 3-5 will learn about nature through crafts + outdoor exploration. πŸ₯Ύ

Thurs., April 8

Read
β—‹ Tennessee Book Club | Thurs., April 8 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Readers will discuss Co. Aytch: A Confederate Memoir of the Civil War by Sam Watkins in this series commemorating the 225th anniversary of statehood.

Learn
β—‹ Native Plants of Tennessee | Thurs., April 8 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Learn about the surrounding region known as the Central Basin + its climate, temperatures, native trees, and more. 🌱

Art
β—‹ Art History Course: Picasso and Modernism | Thurs., April 8 | 7 p.m. | Virtual | $12 | This 3-part course will cover European modernism, including Pablo Picasso’s contributions to the movement.

Drink
β—‹ Live Music + Wine Tasting | Thurs., April 8 | 8-9:30 p.m. | White Avenue Studio, 2517 White Ave. | $60 | Enjoy music + wine at this socially-distanced concert featuring Hannah Bethel + Dylan Hartigan. 🍷

Fri., April 9

Outdoors
β—‹ Farm Friday | Fri., April 9 | 1-4 p.m. | Mill Ridge Park, 12944 Old Hickory Blvd. | Free | Volunteer with Friends of Mill Ridge Park to plant trees, remove invasive weeds + remove trash at the 650-acre forthcoming park in Southeast Nashville. 🌳
β—‹ Hidden Lake Night Hike and History Tour | Fri., April 9 | 8-10 p.m. | Harpeth River State Park, 7851 McCrory Ln. | $20 | Grab a flashlight + join park rangers Bill Morton and Lisa Housholder for a 3-mile hike to Hidden Lake.

Show
β—‹ Grand Ole Opry | Fri., April 9 | 7 p.m. | Grand Ole Opry, 600 Opry Mills Dr. | $75+ | Enjoy this installment of the Grand Ole Opry featuring Rodney Atkins and Stephanie Quayle.

TryThis
β—‹ Nashville Video Speed Dating | Fri., April 9 | 8-9 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Meet new people during the course of 3, 90-second virtual dates.

Sat., April 10

Outdoors
β—‹ 13th Annual Native Plant Sale | Sat., April 10 | 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | Cheekwood Estate and Gardens, 1200 Forrest Park Dr. | $18+ | Browse more than 50 varieties of native plants at this sale hosted by the Garden Club of Nashville. πŸͺ΄
β—‹ Nature Hikes at Glen Leven Farm | Sat., April 10 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Glen Leven Farm, 4000 Franklin Pike | $5 |
β—‹ Kite Fest | Sat., April 10 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Mill Ridge Park, 12965 Old Hickory Blvd. | Free | Participate in kite flying tutorials + enjoy a picnic at Mill Ridge Park. πŸͺ

TryThis
β—‹ Bicentennial by Night: Ghosts of Spring | Sat., April 10 | 7:30-9 p.m. | Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, 600 James Robertson Pkwy. | $10 | Explore the park grounds surrounding the Capitol + listen to Ranger Jed share ghost stories. πŸ‘»
β—‹Β Taco and Tequila Crawl | Sat., April 10 | 12-6 p.m. | Various locations | $17+ | Hit up the Gulch + Sobro for drinks and tacos from Pancho & Lefty’s, Bajo Sexto Taco, Margaritaville and more.

WaterCooler
β—‹ Nashville Predators vs. Tampa Bay Lightning | Sat., April 10 | 7 p.m. | Bridgestone Arena, 501 Broadway | $95+ | The Preds will face off against Tampa Bay Lightning. πŸ’

Learn
β—‹ Carnegie Writers’ Group Workshop | Sat., April 10 | 3-5 p.m. | Nashville Public Library Green Hills, 3701 Benham Ave. | Free | Meet other writers and hear from guest speakers at this bi-monthly workshop.

Drink
β—‹ Women & Whiskey | Sat., April 10 | 4:30-6 p.m. | Grand Hyatt Nashville, 1000 Broadway | Free-$25 | Attendees will learn about the small-batch bourbon brand Maker’s Mark + participate in a tasting. πŸ₯ƒ

Show
β—‹ Saturday Night Opry | Sat., April 10 | 7 p.m. | Grand Ole Opry, 600 Opry Mills Dr. | $75+ | Country artists Carly Pearce and Runaway June headline this installment of Saturday Night Opry.

Sun., April 11

WaterCooler
β—‹ Nashville Predators vs. Dallas Stars | Sun., April 11 | 7 p.m. | Bridgestone Arena, 501 Broadway | $35+ | Watch the Preds face off against the Dallas Stars πŸ’

ForPets
β—‹ Sylvan Park Puppy Play Day | Sun., April 11 | 11 a.m.-6 p.m. | Richland Park, 4711 Charlotte Ave. | Free | Treat your pup to a day in the park + enjoy food, drinks, and pet-themed vendors. 🐢

Outdoors
β—‹ Spring Bash Block Party | Sun., April 11 | Wedgewood-Houston Makers and Growers Market, 2020 Lindell Ave. | Free | Check food trucks, live music, axe-throwing + more than 30 local vendors.

TheBuy
β—‹ Music City Record Collectors Convention | Sun., April 11 | 8 a.m.-5 p.m. | 2862 Hwy. 41 S., Springfield | Free | Shop around for vinyl records and other music collectibles. 🎢

April 12-18

Mon., April 12

Network
β—‹ Business Succession Planning | Mon., April 12 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Regus, 3200 West End Ave. | $545+ | This 8-hour succession planning course covers drafting a plan, assigning responsibilities + more. πŸ’Ό

Dish
β—‹ Chinese Dining Adventure | Mon., April 12 | 6-6:30 p.m. | Lucky Bamboo China Bistro, 5855 Charlotte Pike | $25 | Lucky Bamboo owner Jack Ting will serve a multi-course Chinese takeout meal partially benefiting the Chinese Arts Alliance.

Read
β—‹ Storylines Book Club | Mon., April 12 | 6-6:30 p.m. | Lucky Bamboo China Bistro, 5855 Charlotte Pike | Virtual | Free | This month, participants will discuss Lady in Waiting: My Extraordinary Life in the Shadow of the Crown by Anne Glenconner. πŸ“š

Outdoors
β—‹ Nashville Farmers Market | Mon., April 12 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. | Cost of purchase | Shop from a selection of local vendors.

Tues., April 13

WaterCooler
β—‹ Predators vs. Tampa Bay Lightning | Tues., April 13 | 7 p.m | Bridgestone Arena, 501 Broadway | $25+ | The Preds will take on Tampa Bay Lighting. πŸ’Β 

ForKids
β—‹ Culinary Arts & Crafts: Cannoli Class for Kids | Tues., April 13 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Molipazzo, 333 West Dr., White House | $15 | In this youth cooking class, participants will eat pizza + learn how to make cannolis.

Show
β—‹ Cordovas & Friends Residency Featuring Kyshona: The Vocal Trio | Tues., April 13 | 7:30 p.m. | City Winery, 609 Lafayette St. | $10+ | Enjoy an evening of live music.

Outdoors
β—‹ Spring Burch Exploration | Tues., April 13 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Warner Park Nature Center, 7311 Hwy. 100 | Free | Search for wildflowers + birds while hiking the Burch Reserve with leader Vera Roberts. πŸ₯Ύ

Wed., April 14

Network
β—‹ Virtual Job Fair | Wed., April 14 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Make connections at this virtual job fair.

Drink
β—‹ Mocktail Class | Wed., April 14 | 6-7 p.m. | Virtual | $5 | Learn how to make various mocktails during this virtual lesson.
β—‹ Ladies Night: On Wednesdays We Wear Red Bottoms | Wed., April 14 | 7-10 p.m. | The Pool Club at Virgin Hotels Nashville, 1 Music Square West | Cost of purchase | Enjoy $10 craft cocktails, $7 select apps + a chance to win a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes. πŸ‘ 

For Kids
β—‹ Knee High Naturalist | Wed., April 14 |Β  10-11:30 a.m. | Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary, 545 Beech Creek Rd. S., Brentwood | $9+ | Children ages 3-5 will learn about nature through crafts + outdoor exploration.

Thurs., April 15

Art
β—‹ Art History Course: Picasso and Modernism | Thurs., April 15 | 7 p.m. | Virtual | $12+ | This 3-part course will cover European modernism, including Pablo Picasso’s contributions to the movement. 🎨
β—‹ Writer’s Night | Thurs., April 15 | 7:30-10 p.m. | When Pigue’s Fly, 6304 Hills Chapel Rd. | $10 | Stop by to enjoy live music, a 26-hole putt-putt golf course + a food truck.

Cause
β—‹ People Loving Nashville Clothes Sorting | Thurs., April 15 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | 522 Russell St. | Free | Sort and prepare clothes for distribution at Tulip Street G&C Community Store.

Read
β—‹ Southern Word Presents: Fiction Writing | Thurs., April 15 | 3:30-5 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Grab a pen + take notes about different elements of prose writing in this workshop designed for ages 13 to 18. ✏️

Fri., April 16

Film
β—‹ Film: The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance | Fri., April 16 | 7-9 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Attend a virtual screening in conjunction with the Frist Art Museum exhibition, Creating the American West in Art.

Show
β—‹ Lewis Black: It Gets Better Every Day | Fri., April 16 + Sat., April 17 | 7 p.m. | James K. Polk Theater | $29.50+ | A night of comedy featuring β€œThe King of Rant.” 🎀
β—‹ Griffin House | Fri., April 16 | 8 p.m. | City Winery, 609 Lafayette St. | $30+ | Listen to live tracks from Griffin House’s upcoming release, β€œRising Star.”

TryThis
β—‹ Goat Yoga | Fri., April 16 | 10 a.m | Goat Yoga Nashville, 9837 Split Log Rd., Brentwood| $25 | Grab a mat + practice yoga with baby goats. 🐐

Sat., April 17

Active
β—‹ Music City Half Marathon | Sat., April 17 | 7:30 a.m. | Shelby Park, 1900 Davidson Rd. | $25+ | This annual race offers half marathon, 5K + 10K distance options. πŸ‘Ÿ
β—‹ 2021 Nashville Walk for Victory | Sat., April 17 | 12-3 p.m. | Centennial Park, 2500 West End Ave. | $20 | Benefitting The Marfan Foundation

WaterCooler
β—‹ Nashville SC vs. FC Cincinnati | Sat., April 17 | 7:30 p.m. | Nissan Stadium | Ticket sales TBA | Nashville SC’s 2021 season opener ⚽

Outdoors
β—‹ Beaman Park Proctor Barn Tour | Sat., April 17 | 1-2 p.m. | Beaman Park Nature Center, 5911 Old Hickory Blvd., Ashland City | Free | Tour Beaman Park’s historic Gambrel-style barn + learn about its history and preservation efforts.
β—‹ Spring in the Parks Shelter Dinner | Sat., April 17 | 4-7 p.m. | Warner Park Nature Center, 7311 Hwy. 100 | $75+ | Host up to 10 friends for dinner at one of Warner Parks’ picnic shelters or pick up individual meals + create your own picnic experience at the park.
β—‹ Kite Fest | Sat., April 17 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Mill Ridge Park, 12965 Old Hickory Blvd. | Free | Participate in kite flying tutorials + enjoy a picnic at Mill Ridge Park. πŸͺ

Show
β—‹ Lewis Black: It Gets Better Every Day | Fri., April 16 + Sat., April 17 | 7 p.m. | James K. Polk Theater | $29.50+ | A night of comedy featuring β€œThe King of Rant.”  🎀

Sun., April 18

TryThis
β—‹ Nashville Wedding Expo | Sun., April 18 | 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. | Marathon Music Works, 1402 Clinton St. | Free | Learn about venues, floral arrangements + more. πŸ’

Outdoors
β—‹ Nashville Farmers Market | Sun., April 18 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. | Free to attend | Shop from a selection of local vendors.

Dish
β—‹ Live Bluegrass Brunch | Sun., April 18 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | The Sutler Saloon, 2600 8th Ave. S. #109 | Prices vary | Enjoy brunch, bottomless mimosas + live Bluegrass tunes.

Show
β—‹ Zanies Comedy Festival: Ali Siddiq | Sun., April 18 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Zanies Nashville, 2025 8th Ave S. | $25 | Two ticket minimum; 18+ event.

April 19-25

Mon., April 19

WaterCooler
β—‹ Predators vs. Chicago Blackhawks | Mon., April 19 | 7 p.m | Bridgestone Arena | $40+ | The Preds will face off against the Blackhawks. πŸ’

TryThis
β—‹ The Bluebird Cafe’s Virtual Open Mic Night | Mon., April 19 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | Tickets TBA | Hosted by Barbara Cloyd. 🎀

Outdoors
β—‹ Nashville Farmers Market | Mon., April 19 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. | Free to attend | Shop from a variety of local vendors.

Tues., April 20

Cause
β—‹ Dining Out for Life | Tues., April 20 | Hours vary | Multiple locations | Free | Grab breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a snack from 25 local restaurants at this annual event supporting Nashville CARES.
β—‹ Golf Fundraiser and Tournament | Tues., April 20 | 8 a.m.-2 p.m. | Vanderbilt Legends Club, 1500 Legends Club Ln., Franklin | Contact for prices | Each participant is encouraged to raise at least $1,250 to support Mercy’ Community Healthcare’s community efforts. β›³

Talk
β—‹ Women of Influence | Tues., April 20 | 12-1 p.m. | Virtual | $35 | Hear from female leaders making a difference in Nashville.

Volunteer
β—‹ Group Volunteering at Second Harvest Food Bank | Tues., April 20 | 5:30-8 p.m. | Second Harvest Food Bank, 331 Great Circle Rd. | Free | Help feed those in need.

Wed., April 21

Drink
β—‹ Ladies Night: On Wednesdays We Wear Red Bottoms | Wed., April 21 | 7-10 p.m. | The Pool Club at Virgin Hotels Nashville, 1 Music Sq. W | Free | Enjoy $10 craft cocktails, $7 select apps + a chance to win a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes. πŸ‘ 

For Kids
β—‹ Knee High Naturalist | Wed., April 21 |Β  10-11:30 a.m. | Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary, 545 Beech Creek Rd. S., Brentwood | $9+ | Children ages 3-5 will learn about nature through crafts + outdoor exploration.

Show
β—‹ Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers | Wed., April 21 | 7-10 p.m. | 6th & Peabody, 423 6th Ave. S. | $30+ | Check out a beer garden + listen to some tunes by Joe Hertler and The Rainbow Seekers in socially-distanced pods.

Network
β—‹ Nashville Virtual Career and Job Fair | Wed., April 21 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Polish your resume + meet with the top hiring companies in Nashville. πŸ’Ό

Thurs., April 22

Art
β—‹ Art History Course: Picasso and Modernism | Thurs., April 22 | 7 p.m. | Virtual | $12+ | This 3-part course will cover European modernism, including Pablo Picasso’s contributions to the movement. 🎨
β—‹ Writer’s Night | Thurs., April 22 | 7:30-10 p.m. | When Pigue’s Fly, 6304 Hills Chapel Rd. | $10 | Stop by to enjoy live music, a 26-hole putt-putt golf course + a food truck.
β—‹ β€œRadical” Thoughts | Thurs., April 22-Sun., April 25 | 12-6 p.m. daily | Museum of Contemporary Art Nashville | $13 | An art display that showcases how science, sustainability + socialism contributes to creating a functional and citizen-oriented system.

Outdoors
β—‹ Earth Day Celebration and Crafts | Thurs., April 22 | 10:30-11:30 a.m. | Cedars of Lebanon State Park, 328 Cedar Forest Rd., Lebanon | Free | Celebrate Earth Day + bring an old T-shirt to participate in an upcycling project. ♻️

Volunteer
β—‹ PLN Clothes Sorting | Thurs., April 22 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Nashville Vineyard Church, 522 Russell St. | Free | Help sort clothes for PLN Kitchen’s Tulip St. G & C Community Store.

Fri., April 23

Arts
β—‹ Family Day at the Ballet | Fri., April 23–Sun., April 25 | Throughout weekend | Virtual | $20+ | Families can watch ballet performances + participate in virtual activities such as crafts, readings, and a scavenger hunt. 🩰

Show
β—‹ Grand Ole Opry | Fri., April 23 | 7 p.m. | Grand Ole Opry | $60+ | Watch Anita Cochran, Dailey & Vincent + the Oak Ridge Boys perform at the Grand Ole Opry.
β—‹ 8 Track Band | Fri., April 23 | 8 p.m. | City Winery, 609 Lafayette St. | $15 | Grab a drink + sing along to 70s and 80s hits. πŸ’Ώ

TryThisβ—‹ Cider and Calligraphy | Fri., April 23 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Diskin Cider, 1235 Martin St. | $65 | Sip on cider + participate in a calligraphy workshop.

Sat., April 24

Outdoors
β—‹ Nashville Earth Day | Sat., April 24 | Details TBA | Free | Participate in various activities that celebrate our wonderful planet. 🌎
β—‹ Kite Fest | Sat., April 24 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Mill Ridge Park, 12965 Old Hickory Blvd. | Free | Participate in kite flying tutorials + enjoy a picnic at Mill Ridge Park. πŸͺ

WaterCooler
β—‹ Nashville SC vs. CF Montreal | Sat., April 24 | 1 p.m. | Nissan Stadium | Ticket sales TBA | Nashville SC will face off against CF Montreal. ⚽

TryThis
β—‹ Carnegie Writers’ Group Workshop | Sat., April 24 | 3-5 p.m. | Nashville Public Library Green Hills, 3701 Benham Ave. | Free | Meet other writers and hear from guest speakers at this bi-monthly workshop.
β—‹ Seltzerland 2021 | Sat., April 24 | 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. | Riverside Golf Links, 640 Old Hickory Blvd. | $29+ | Spend the afternoon tasting more than 30 hard seltzer brands.

Show
β—‹ Saturday Night Opry | Sat., April 24 | 7 p.m. | Grand Ole Opry | $75+ | Catch a show headlined by singer-songwriters Niko Moon + Rhonda Vincent. 🎢

Sun., April 25

TheBuy
β—‹ Flea Market Sunday | Sun., April 25 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Plaza Mariachi, 3955 Nolensville Pike | Free | Find fruits + vegetables, clothing, furniture, and more at this weekly outdoor market.

TryThis
β—‹ Oscar’s Viewing Party | Sun., April 25 | 5 p.m. | City Tap House, 204 3rd Ave. S. | Free | Grab a drink + some snacks and celebrate the country’s film industry. πŸ†

Show
β—‹ D.L. Hughley | Sun., April 25 | 6:30 p.m. | Zanies Comedy Night Club, 2025 8th Ave S. | $83+ | An evening with one of The Original Kings of Comedy’s β€œBig Four.” 

Active
β—‹ Great Amazing Race Adventure Run/Walk | Sun., April 25 | 1-4 p.m. | Edwin Warner Park, 50 Vaughn Rd. | $50+ | Both kids + adults are invited to participate in this event supporting pediatric cancer and 30-minute-a-day academic initiatives. πŸ‘ŸΒ Β 

April 26-30

Mon., April 26

WaterCooler
β—‹ Predators vs. Florida Panthers | Mon., April 26 | 7 p.m | Bridgestone Arena | $25+ | The Preds will face off against the Panthers. πŸ’

Show
β—‹ Woofstock at the Winery | Mon., April 26 | 7 p.m. | City Winery Nashville, 609 Lafayette St. |Β  $105 | Performances by Emmylou Harris + Matraca Berg benefiting Bonaparte’s Retreat and Crossroads Campus. 🎢

Outdoors
β—‹ Nashville Farmers Market | Sun., April 26 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. | Free to attend | Shop a variety of local vendors.

WaterCooler
β—‹ Hendersonville Golf Classic | Sun., April 26 | 8 a.m.-6 p.m. | Bluegrass Yacht and Country Club, 550 Johnny Cash Pkwy., Hendersonville | Prices vary, register here | Enjoy a day of golf, community + 94FM The Fish. β›³

Tues., April 27

WaterCooler
β—‹ Predators vs. Florida Panthers | Tues., April 27 | 7 p.m | Bridgestone Arena | $25+ | The Preds will face off against the Panthers. πŸ’

Show
β—‹ Ray Fulcher | Tues., April 27 | 8 p.m. | Exit/In, 2208 Elliston Pl. | $5 | Country music by Georgia native Ray Fulcher

Read
β—‹ Next Chapter Society Book Club | Tues., April 27 | 6:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Prepare to discuss “Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespears with other local readers. πŸ“–

Wed., April 28

Drink
β—‹ Ladies Night: On Wednesdays We Wear Red Bottoms | Wed., April 28 | 7-10 p.m. | The Pool Club at Virgin Hotels Nashville, 1 Music Square West | Free | Enjoy $10 craft cocktails, $7 select apps + a chance to win a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes. πŸ‘ 

For Kids
β—‹ Knee High Naturalist | Wed., April 28 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary, 545 Beech Creek Rd. S., Brentwood | $9+ | Children ages 3-5 will learn about nature through crafts + outdoor exploration.

Learn
β—‹ Nashville PHP/WordPress BBQ Lunch | Wed., April 28 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Jack Cawthon’s Bar-B-Que, 1601 Charlotte Ave. | Free, RSVP | Network, enjoy BBQ + learn about WordPress. πŸ’»

Thurs., April 29

Show
β—‹ Secret Sounds | Thurs., April 29 | 8-9:30 p.m. | White Avenue Studio, 2517 White Ave. | $60 |Β  Nashville-based singer-songwriters Mark Elliott + Kristen Merlin headline this socially-distanced concert. 🎢
β—‹ Rodney Carrington | Thurs., April 29 + Fri., April 30 | 6:30 p.m. + 9 p.m. | Zanies Nashville Comedy Night Club, 2025 8th Ave S. | $30 | Two ticket minimum; must be 18+ to attend.

Arts
β—‹ The Harding Art Show | Thurs., April 29–Sun., May 2 | Virtual | Details TBA | The Harding Art Show’s 45th year, featuring artist Caroline Boykin

TryThis
β—‹ Free Mini Photo Sessions at 12 South | Thurs., April 29 | Time slots vary | 12 South | Free, book here | Enjoy a free, 30-minute photo shoot by a local photographer. Friends, family + pets are welcome to join. πŸ“Έ

Fri., April 30

Show
β—‹ Friday Night Opry | Fri., April 30 | 7 p.m. | Grand Ole Opry | $75+ | Featuring Rhett Akins, The Gatlin Brothers, Levi Hummon, Caroline Jones + Dusty Slay. 🎢
β—‹ Rodney Carrington | Thurs., April 29 + Fri., April 30 | 6:30 p.m. + 9 p.m. | Zanies Nashville Comedy Night Club, 2025 8th Ave S. | $30 | Two ticket minimum; must be 18+ to attend.
β—‹ Music Makers Stage | Fri., April 30 | 6-7 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Acoustic group the Mark Anthony Ensemble will perform their first live stream show from Delgado Guitars.

Active
β—‹ Goat Yoga Nashville | Fri., April 30 | 10 a.m. | Goat Yoga Nashville, 9837 Split Log Rd., Brentwood | $25 | Grab a mat + practice yoga with baby goats. 🐐
β—‹ Game Night | Fri., April 30 | 6:30 p.m. | 4:13 Strong Campus, 1276 Foster Ave. | Free, register here | Enjoy basketball, board games, card games, fellowship + more. πŸ€

TryThis
β—‹ Foam Centerpiece in Truck | Fri., April 30 | 5 p.m. | Nashville Flower Market, 2615 Lebanon Pike Suite B | $65 | Make decorative bouquets in a ceramic truck. πŸ’