Nashville Weekend “It” List: A Delicious Weekend of Food, Beer, Zombies and Books

Yes, it's finally here...go ahead and breathe a big sigh of relief.  What a fantastic October Weekend this is shaping up to be...a crazy good selection of music choices on Friday night, Oktoberfest on Saturday and The Southern Festival of Books is happening at War Memorial Plaza Friday - Sunday. Our full list of picks is at NashvilleFeed.com

Yes, it's finally here…go ahead and breathe a big sigh of relief.  What a fantastic October Weekend this is shaping up to be…The Southern Festival of Books is happening at War Memorial Plaza Friday – Sunday.  Their website seems to be down, but they have a Facebook page w/ all the details. 

Friday, October 8:

  • Shooter Jennings and Heirophant w/ J. Roddy Walston & The Business at Exit/In.  9pm ($15 – $20)
  • Taste of Nashville featuring Austin Hartley Leonard, Jeremy Lister, Justin Hulsey & Kate York at Cannery Ballroom.  This event features food from some of the best local restaurants and an open bar.  7pm ($50 – $60)
  • How I Became The Bomb w/ My Dear Disco & Cobra Cheetah Tiger Viper at the Basement.  9pm ($8)
  • Jason and the Scorchers w/ Stacie Collins at Mercy Lounge.  9pm ($15 – $20)
  • Alloy Orchestra Performs Live Score to Fritz Lang's Complete METROPOLIS at Belcourt Theatre.  7pm ($20/regular, $15/Belcourt members)

Saturday, October 9:

  • Oktoberfest Celebration in Historic Germantown.  9am – 6pm (Free!)
  • Chris Isaak w/ Erin McCarley at Ryman Auditorium.  8pm ($39.50 – $75)

Sunday, October 10:

  • Music City Baroque Flood Repair Benefit at St. George's Episcopal Church.  3pm (Suggested donation of $25/adult, $10/student)
  • Nashville Zombie Walk.  at Riverfront Park.  Check out http://worldzombieday.org for more information.  3-5pm (the cost is at least one non-perishable food item)
  • Blitzen Trapper w/ Fruit Bats & Pearly Gate Music at Mercy Lounge.  9pm ($15 – $17)

I hope you have a fantastic October weekend!  Cheers!

j.

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