There’s always something to do in The Ville! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Nashville this week.
1. ON THE LEJ PRESENTS OPEN MIC TUESDAY
Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
On The LEJ hosts open mic nights on Tuesdays at Broken Spoke Saloon. Open mic nights are always enjoyable. You can witness raw talent, and you can even share some of your own performing arts skills. Be there to enjoy music, poetry, live art, and more as talented individuals bless the mic. There will be $5 drink specials on Tito’s, Bacardi Silver, Jose Cuervo Silver, and Jack Daniel’s. Learn more HERE.
2. THE MUSIC OF MICHAEL JACKSON WITH THE NASHVILLE SYMPHONY
Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Experience the King of Pop’s music like never before as the orchestra performs hit after hit at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Conductor Brent Havens, vocalist James Delisco, and the Grammy-winning Nashville Symphony will be playing music by Michael Jackson. Get your tickets. Learn more HERE.
3. THE BEAT AUCTION
Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Professionals in the music industry will have the opportunity to come together at this networking event, The Beat Auction. Producers and artists alike have a lot to gain from attending this event at the Darkhorse Theater. You will have the opportunity to gain knowledge and insight, network with other producers and artists, bid on beats that you may want for your future projects, enjoy food, and much more. Learn more HERE.
4. LOVE JONES
Thursday, March 29, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Love Jones is a soul lounge where you can enjoy live music and spoken word poetry. The featured vocal artists are Will Davenport and J. Nicole who will be performing live at 9 Bar\Lounge along with talented poets who will also be performing throughout the evening. Tickets are available now online, or you can pay $20 at the door. Seating is limited. Learn more HERE.
5. BIG K.R.I.T. – HEAVY IS THE CROWN TOUR
Thursday, March 29, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
What’s a king without a crown? The King of the South, Big K.R.I.T., will be bringing his Heavy Is The Crown tour to Nashville as he performs live at Cannery Ballroom. Big K.R.I.T. is known for giving high-energy performances every time he touches down in the city, and this time CyHi the Prynce will be performing as a special guest. Learn more HERE.
6. WINE & GRIND: HAPPY HOUR MIXER AND NETWORKING
Friday, March 30, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
End your work week the right way at theLAB Nashville, a co-working space in the heart of the city, every Friday evening for a mixer and networking happy hour. You will have the opportunity to network with other Black professionals, entrepreneurs, and creatives based here in Nashville and surrounding areas. TheLAB Nashville provides the bridge, and you make the connection. Do not miss the drink specials. Learn more HERE.
7. KATT WILLIAMS 11:11 RNS WORLD TOUR
Friday, March 30, 2018, 8:00 p.m.
If you are in the mood for some laughs, then look no further. The hilarious Katt Williams is bringing his tour here to Nashville. Catch his show at the Metro Nashville Municipal Auditorium. Learn more HERE.
8. PARLAY: A HIGH-CLASS DINNER PARTY
Friday, March 30, 2018, 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
The hottest ticket in town this weekend is Parlay, a high-class dinner party at Wilburn Street Studio. Creative Socialite Group is a purveyor of social events for young, Black professionals, and they invite you to Parlay. Enjoy food by Chef Batts, great music, dope vibes with amazing people, and complimentary cocktails during the D’USSÉ Power Hour. This is an exclusive event with limited capacity, so RSVP now to Parlay. Learn more HERE.
9. TRVP BRNCH DAY PARTY
Saturday, March 31, 2018, 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
The TRVP BRNCH day party is back. This event brings together a few things that we love including a nice brunch, a day party with good people, and turning up to trap music. The brunch buffet will consist of menu items prepared by Chef Keith Batts. Doors at WKND Hang Suite open at noon, and seating is at a first come first served basis, so early arrival is suggested. Food is served from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Learn more HERE.
10. WINE & RHYMES OPEN MIC NIGHT FT. CANVAS PAINTING
Saturday, March 31, 2018, 8:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Be at Carol Ann’s for an evening of fine wines, creative arts, and an open mic session. Showcase your own talent by signing up to participate in the open mic. You will also have the opportunity to paint a canvas while enjoying the performances if you select the ticket option for canvas painting. There will be a performance by feature artist Evan Acklin. Tickets are available now online, or you can pay at the door. Learn more HERE.
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