It's Nashville Restaurant Week, which means you can find multiple-course menus at special prices all over Music City. Want to stay close to Green Hills? Noshville, Green Hills Grille and Table 3 Restaurant and Market are participating. And while independent restaurants are on your mind, revisit our November cover story exploring the local dining scene. In the feature, we speak to the owners of all three participating restaurants, as well as detail what's coming soon.
Other events this week include an annualÂ march and convocation in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., a volunteer open house at the Green Hills Family YMCA, a never-before-seen concert film featuring Paul McCartney and Wings hosted at The Belcourt and more.
Know of something we should highlight next week? Let us know atÂ firstname.lastname@example.org. Here's our list for the week of Jan. 21-25. Enjoy.
GO TO EVENTS: What's going on in Green Hills and Belle Meade?
Volunteer open house at the Green Hills Family YMCA
When: Monday, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Where: 4041 Hillsboro Circle
See what opportunities are available for you as a volunteer at the Green Hills YMCA. For additional information contact Kate Wright at email@example.com.
Storyteller Bil Lepp at Hillsboro Players fundraiser
When: Wednesday, 7 p.m.
Where: 3812 Hillsboro Pike
The Hillsboro Players, Hillsboro High's theatre department, will hostÂ Bil Lepp, an American storyteller and five-time winner of the West Virginia State Liars' Contest. He performs at storytelling festivals around the nation and is a regular performer at the National Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough, Tennessee. All proceeds from this event benefit the Hillsboro Players. General admission is $10. Students get in for $5.
CorePower Yoga to host community workshop at OVME
When: Thursday, 6-8 p.m.
Where: 4017 Hillsboro Pike Suite 310
Join CorePower Yogaâ€™sÂ Chelsea GartnerÂ for a Resolution Revolution workshopÂ about goal setting, writing lists and planning for the future. This workshop is about setting a simple intention: how do you want to feel in 2019?
There will be complimentary food, drinks and special giveaways to CorePower Yoga and OVME.
January Game Night atÂ Mathnasium of Green Hills
When: Friday, 5-6 p.m.
Where:Â 3748 Hillsboro Pike
This free community event at Mathnasium will have various games and snacks available. Parents can drop off children or stay to play.
Admissions Preview Day at Lipscomb Academy
When: Friday, 7:45 a.m.-1:05 p.m.
Where: 3901 Granny White PikeÂ
Lipscomb Academy will hold a Pre-k-12 Preview Day for families interested in learning more about the school, tour the campus and meet with various faculty members and administrators.
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for Lower School inquiries (2-year-olds to 4th grade), email@example.com for Upper School (grades 5-8) inquiries and firstname.lastname@example.org for Upper School (grades 9-12) inquiries. Register here.
GO TO EVENTS: What's going on in Nashville?
Nashville MLK Day
When: Monday, 8:30 a.m.
Where: Jefferson Street Baptist Church, 2708 Jefferson St.
The event honoring Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. begins with a youth rally at 8:30 a.m., followed by a ceremonial march at 10 a.m. that will take participants from Jefferson Street Missionary Baptist Church to Tennessee State University.
The Bruce McMouse Show feat. Paul McCartney and Wings at The Belcourt
When: 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.
Where: 2102 Belcourt Ave.
Part of the Belcourt's Music City Monday series, see The Bruce McMouse Show, a never-before-seen concert filmÂ with Paul McCartney and Wings. Featuring the original Wings line-up, live concert footage from Wingsâ€™ 1972 European tour is interspersed with animated scenes.Â The film, directed by Barry Chattington and produced by Roger Cherrill, features live elements taken from four shows in Holland and Germany in 1972.
WHO KNEW Presents What It Means at City Winery
When: Wednesday, 7-10 p.m.
Where: 609 Lafayette St.
The centerpiece of this event is the Drive-By Truckers song, â€œWhat It Means,â€ from the band's 2016 album, American Band.Â WHO KNEW presents a full panel discussion about a single song, its meaning, and how various audiences hear it. Panelists include Patterson Hood, co-founder of the Drive-By Truckers; Ken Paulson,Â dean of MTSUâ€™s College of Media & Entertainment and former editor-in-chief of USA Today;Â Bertis Downs, attorney and manager for R.E.M. and others. The panel will be moderated by Chuck Reece,Â co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Bitter Southerner. Find tickets here.
Shen Yun 2019
Shen Yun invites you to travel back to the magical world of ancient China. The performance features classical Chinese dance with a blend of colorful costuming, high-tech backdrops and a live orchestra. Tickets range from $80 to $180.
Third Man Books night at Barnes & Noble at Vanderbilt
When: Wednesday, 7-9 p.m.
Where: 2501 West End Ave.
Third Man Books night at Barnes & Noble at Vanderbilt brings four local authors to read, discuss and sign their books. Betsy Phillips, Ciona Rouse, and Dan Hoy are joined by Carlina Duan and John Shakespear.