Business Studio: Nashpreneurs Happy Hour at Diskin Cider. Business Studio gathers Nashville’s small business community, entrepreneurs, and creators for monthly events centered on growth and scaling, strategic marketing and networking. Come connect with other local leaders the second Thursday of every month. Diskin Cider, 1235 Martin Street, Nashville. Thursday, 5-7 p.m.. Fee: Free. Information


SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament, Bridgestone Arena, 501 Broadway. Information


St. Patrick’s Day Chili Cook-off & Silent Auction

Morning Side of Gallatin, 1085 Hartsville Pike. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Fee: $5 for all you care to sample chili. A benefit for Sumner County Food Bank. RSVP: 615-230-5600. Information

MARCH 15-17

The Nashville Home + Remodeling Expo

From tiny house tours to outdoor living ideas, get inspiration and discounts from nearly 100 exhibitors. Fee: $9 in advance, $11 at the door. Children 12 and under free. Music City Center, 201 Fifth Avenue S. Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Information


Chamber North Meet-up

Join North Nashville business and community leaders after work to mingle and talk about news relevant to the North Nashville region. Registration for this monthly event is requested. Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will not be provided, but we encourage attendees to support Market House vendors. Nashville Farmers’ Market, The Picnic Tap, 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. 4:30-6 p.m. Information

Deals, Deals, Deals

This meeting brings hot, relevant topics to the Intermediate and Advanced investors. Meeting lead by Tyler Cauble. REIN Center, 4525 Harding Road, Suite 200. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free for members. Nonmembers $50. Pre-registering is recommended. Information


Young Professionals Mixer

This event is tailored for ambitious individuals who are interested in furthering their leadership aspirations, cultivate relationships and grow professionally. Puckett’s Boat House, 94 E. Main Street, Franklin. 4-6 p.m. Fee: Free. Information

Chamber West Monthly Networking Coffee

Come network with Chamber members in your area over breakfast and coffee. Learn more about Chamber West’s initiatives and find out how you can get involved. Hampton Inn & Suites Green Hills, 2324 Crestmoor Road, Nashville. 8-9:15 a.m. Free. Registration is required. Information

MARCH 26-30

Tin Pan South

Now in its 27th year, the Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival is the highlight for musicians and music lovers each year. Music fans come from all over the world to see dozens of performances during this event. Information


Women in Business Luncheon

Topic: Being a Female in a Male Dominated Career with guest speaker, Chief Deborah Faulkner. Police Chief, Franklin Police Department. Brentwood United Methodist Church, 309 Franklin Road. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Member $30, Nonmembers $50.


Governor’s Address

The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes Governor Bill Lee to the 2019 Governor’s Address. Omni Hotel, 250 Fifth Avenue S. 7:45-8:15 registration, networking and breakfast, 8:15-9:15 program. Fee; $40 Nashville, Bellevue Harpeth, Maury and Rutherford County Chamber members. $500 reserved table for 10, $70 future Chamber members. Information


Williamson Chamber Legislative Update

Town Hall is designed to update chamber members and the general public on local issues being discussed in the Tennessee Legislature and in Williamson County. Panel: Speaker of the House Glen Casada, Senate Majority Leader Jack Johnson, Reps. Sam Whitson and Brandan Ogles. Columbia State Community College, Community Room, Building A, 1228 Liberty Pike, Franklin. 7:15-8:30 a.m. Fee: Free and open to the public. Information