» Subscribe Today!
The Power of Information
Home
The Ledger - EST. 1978 - Nashville Edition
X
Skip Navigation LinksHome > Article
VOL. 40 | NO. 34 | Friday, August 19, 2016

Print | Front Page | Email this story

Nashville Originals’ Restaurant Week. A biannual event sponsored by Nashville Originals, Restaurant Week is a way to enjoy Nashville’s unique local dining establishments. Participating downtown restaurants include Capitol Grille, 55 South, Americano, blvd, Caffe Nonna, Cork & Cow, Elliston Place Soda Shop, Fleet Street Pub, Flyte, Germantown Café, Harvest at Homestead, Jimmy Kelly’s Steakhouse, Midtown Cafe, Midtown Cafe, Nonna’s Pizzeria and Wine Bar, Pineapple Room Restaurant at Cheekwood, Puckett’s Boat House, Puckett’s Franklin, Puckett’s 5th & Church, Red Pony, Rumours East, Scout’s Pub, Table 3, Tin Angel, Watermark, Wild Iris. Participating restaurants will feature special prices and menus throughout the week and across mealtimes. Through Sunday. Complete list of participating restaurants at http://nashvilleoriginals.com

THROUGH SEPT. 18

County, State Fairs

Agricultural fairs are a tradition in Tennessee, and Middle Tennessee has plenty to choose from, beginning with the Williamson County Fair and culminating with the Tennessee State Fair. Middle Tennessee fairs and dates include:

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25

SALON@615

Sgt. Noah Galloway was assigned to the 1st of the 502nd Infantry of the 101st Airborne Division during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Three months into his second tour of duty, he experienced a life changing injury, losing his left arm above the elbow and left leg above the knee in an Improvised Explosive Device attack. After a long stint in recovery and rehabilitation, Noah became a motivational speaker and fitness activist. His Living With No Excuses sheds light on his upbringing in rural Alabama, his military experience and the battle to overcome his injuries. 6:15 p.m. Main Library, 615 Church Street. A free ticketed event. There will be a $2.50 online ticket fee if purchased in advance. Information: library.nashville.org

Some upcoming events/authors include:

  • September 7; Jacqueline Woodson, Book: Another Brooklyn, 6:15 p.m.
  • September 8; Glennnon Melton in conversation with Ann Patchett, War Memorial Auditorium, 301 6th Ave. N., 6:30 p.m. $28.50 plus $5.50 ticket fee. Book: Love Warrior
  • September 12; Ann Patchett, Book: Commomwealth, Montgomery Bell Academy, 6:15 p.m. Advance tickets available August 29
  • September 15; Jonathan Safran Foer, Book: Here I Am. 6:15 p.m.
  • October 6; Rick Riordan, War Memorial Auditorium, Book: The Hammer of Thor, 6:15 p.m.
  • November 15; Marissa Meyer, Book: Heartless, 6:15 p.m.
  • December 4; Michael Chabon, Book: Moonglow , 3 p.m.
  • December 13; Robbie Robertson (guitarist for The Band), Ingram Hall, Blair School of Music, 6:15 p.m., Book: Testimony

For more information on Salon Special Editions: www.salon615.org

Real Estate Investors Network

Advanced Financing with Yogi Dougher and Sandler Passman. They will be discussing advanced financing on apartment complexes, large commercial projects, storage, etc. This will be a rare and informative learning opportunity. . 6 p.m., REIN Center, 4525 Harding Road, Suite 200. Information: www.reintn.org. Additional August opportunities:

  • Thursday, Aug. 25: Notes Focus Group. Investors meet to discuss investing in real estate-backed notes. The goal is to help each other stay motivated, analyze deals, and discuss strategies. 11:30 a.m., First Watch, 1000 Meridian Blvd., Franklin.
  • Thursday, Aug. 25: Real Estate Mastermind Book Club. Featured book: How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie. 6:30 p.m., REIN Center, 4525 Harding Road, Suite 200.

Street Food Thursdays

Enjoy a gathering of up to 20 local food trucks parked along Deaderick Street between 4th Avenue North and 5th Avenue North ever Thursday through October. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Robertson Summer Concert Series

J. Travis Price Park, 4155 Wilkes Road, Springfield. 6:30 p.m. Free. Bring a chair.

  • Aug. 25: Highland Jazz Machine
  • Sept. 1: 70s-80s Rock Buzzy and Friends

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26

Public Affairs Roundtable

Spotlight on Columbia State. Guest speaker, Dr. Shanna Jackson, associate vice president, Williamson Campus. Williamson County Administrative Complex Auditorium, 1320 West Main Street. 7:15 a.m. Networking. 7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m. program/taping begins. No charge for Chamber members and guest. Open to the general public. Public Affairs Roundtable is a monthly community forum featuring elected officials centered on the issues being discussed in the Tennessee Legislature and in Williamson County. Representative are given a platform to discuss the issues in greater depth with their constituents. Information: williamsonchamber.com

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27

The Great Americana BBQ Festival

Patrons will enjoy local artisan flavors from Tennessee distilleries and craft beers. Additionally the festival will feature live music, craft vendors, a variety of food vendors and a kid’s zone. 10 a.m., The Park at Harlinsdale Farm, 239 Franklin Road. Information: greatamericanabbqfestival.com

Taste of Dickson County

Taste samples of specialty foods from popular restaurants, caterers and eateries, as well as wine and beer tasting. Cash bar available. Shop at the silent auction and learn about services provided by our partner agencies. Montgomery Bell State Park Inn & Conference Center, 100 Hotel Avenue, Burns. 6-8 p.m. Fees: $25 for adults & over 12, Children 6-11 $12. Information: www.unitedwayofdicksoncounty.org

SUNDAY, AUGUST 28

Carnton Plantation Hosts Annual Sunset Concert Series

The Battle of Franklin Trust’s annual Sunset Concert Series, a family-friendly, summer tradition providing monthly outdoor concerts on the east lawn of Carnton Plantation. Gates open at 5 p.m. and concerts are 6-8 p.m. Attendees can bring a picnic and enjoy the music. Performing: Chris Weaver Band (Motown/Country). Information: www.boft.org.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 30

Gallatin Chamber Networking Power Lunch

Swaney Swift’s 118 North Water. 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. All attendees are responsible for the cost of their own meal. Information: 452-4000

Sumner Chamber Business after Hours

Sumner County Museum, 183 West Main Street. 5-6 p.m.

Nashville Chamber Networking after Hours

Networking after hours is the ideal opportunity to develop relationships, walk away with new connections and market your business to more than 150 attendees. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and drinks at the Adventure Science Center, 800 Fort Negley Boulevard. 5:00 p.m.-7 p.m. Preregistration is required. Fee: $25 Chamber Member, $50 Future Member. Information: nahsvhillechamber.com

Courtyard Concerts

Courtyard Concerts, free and open to all, occur Tuesdays at 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. through Oct. 4. They take place in the Robinson Courtyard, located on the second floor of the Main Library, 615 Church St. Performances are informal, and seating is first-come, first-served. Guests can bring lunch and drop in at their leisure. Courtyard Concerts happen rain or shine. Information: www.library.nashville.org Coming up:

  • Aug. 30: Stacy Mitchart
  • Sept. 6: Victor Krauss
  • Sept. 13: The WannaBeatles
  • Sept. 20: Songwriters Session: Marshall Chapman, Gary Nicholson, Don Henry
  • Sept. 27: Paul Burch & WPA Ballclub
  • Oct. 4: Marcela Pinilla Band

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31

Wilson County Meet the Mayor

Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto is available for open discussion with members of the community every last Wednesday of the month at the Chamber office, 149 Public Square. All are invited from 1:30-3 p.m. Information: 444-1383

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter & RSS:
Sign-Up For Our FREE email edition
Get the news first with our free weekly email
Name
Email  
TNLedger.com Knoxville Editon
RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 0 0 0
MORTGAGES 0 0 0
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 0 0
BUILDING PERMITS 0 0 0
BANKRUPTCIES 0 0 0
BUSINESS LICENSES 0 0 0
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 0 0 0
MARRIAGE LICENSES 0 0 0