Take a mixology class, join a film discussion: Activities in the Greater Nashville area to stream at home this week, April 13-18

Need something to do at home? Check out these upcoming virtual events in the Greater Nashville area. (Courtesy Jake Matthews/Visit Music City)
Need something to do at home? Check out these upcoming virtual events in the Greater Nashville area. (Courtesy Jake Matthews/Visit Music City)

Need something to do at home? Check out these upcoming virtual events in the Greater Nashville area. (Courtesy Jake Matthews/Visit Music City)

For residents in the Greater Nashville area looking for activities and things to do while practicing social distancing, here are a few ways to enjoy local entertainment with leaving the house.

April 13-18

Discuss films from the Criterion Channel

The Belcourt Theatre will host a virtual discussion on the 1976 film "Mikey and Nicky" at 8 p.m. on April 15. The event is part of an ongoing weekly series that highlights filmed featured on the Criterion Channel. Participants can register for the event on the Belcourt’s website.

Take a mixology course


Liquor Lab in downtown Nashville will host a virtual mixology class April 18, in which viewers will learn how to make margaritas. The one-hour class will be held at 5:30 p.m. Registration details and future live events can be found on the company’s event calendar.

Follow along with a fitness and cooking class

Kenect Nashville, a company offering living and co-working spaces, will host a live class at 11 a.m. on April 18 that combines a 15-minute workout with a cooking class about preparing nutritious meals. For those who are interested in the class, find more information and register here.

Ongoing

Livestream a concert


Visit Music City, also known as Nashville’s Convention & Visitors Corp., is hosting a series of online concerts with local artists as well as big-name country music singers such as Brad Paisley, Keith Urban and Luke Combs. Past performances can also be found on Visit Music City’s website along with a quarantine Spotify playlist and a documentary on music in Nashville.

Listen live from the Grand Ole Opry

Circle All Access will host live concerts from the Grand Ole Opry on Saturday nights beginning at 7 p.m. Last week’s concert can be found here.

Listen to a bedtime story with Dolly Parton

Famed country singer Dolly Parton will read stories from her Imagination Library series starting April 2. Story times are scheduled for Thursday nights through June 4.

Take a virtual walk through Cheekwood’s Gardens

Peter Grimaldi, vice president of Cheekwood Estate and Garden’s gardens and facilities, hosted a virtual tour of the Bradford Robertson Color Garden on March 28. The eight-minute video can be found through Cheekwood’s website here.


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