Science of Beer Event. Beer lovers and science enthusiasts will unite for a cause Thursday as Adventure Science Center and Lipman Brothers present the ninth annual Science of Beer. Guests will enjoy another extraordinary night benefitting the Science Center’s exhibitions and educational programming while sailing away to parts unknown as this year’s theme – Around the World in 80 Brews – brings the largest selection of international craft brews in the event’s history. $ 60 for non-members and $50 for members. Food Trucks and live music on site. Adventure Science Center, 800 Fort Negley Blvd. 21 and older event. 7-10 p.m. Information:

DEC. 14-17

Handel’s Messiah

Schermerhorn Symphony Center, 1 Symphony Place. Thursday, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. Fee: $25-$89. Information:


Wreaths Across America

Remembrance ceremony for veterans, Gallatin City Cemetery. A live wreath placed on the grave of every American veteran who died serving the U.S.. 11 a.m.-noon. Information: 451-5961

Rock Castle Concert Series

Come to experience our songwriter’s acoustic performance at Rock Castle. Amanda June & Cole Vosbury bring heart back into country music with seamless perfection. Light refreshments will be offered. Only 40 guests per event. Fee: $30 per concert or $100 series. Historic Rock Castle, 139 Rockcastle Lane, Hendersonville. 6 p.m. Information: Additional dates:

-- Jan. 20 Jessie Clement

-- Feb. 17 Trevor & Sylvie


Gallatin Chamber Gold Santa Party

Secret Santa and drawing for winner in the Pot of Gold. To participate in Secret Santa, take a gift valued at $10. Lunch provided by Buffalo Wild Wings. Derryberry’s Heating & Air, 212 North Water Avenue. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. information: