Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival

Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival – Franklin TN

Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival-Franklin TN Founded by musician and Franklin resident Kevin Griffin, the Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival’s inaugural event took place in 2015. The 2016 Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival will be held September 24th and 25th. The festival takes place at The Park at Harlinsdale, a century-old horse farm owned by the City…

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival — Manchester TN

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival is a four-day, multi-stage camping festival held on a beautiful 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee every June. Bonnaroo brings together some of the best performers in rock and roll, along with dozens of artists in complementary styles such as jazz, Americana, hip-hop, electronica, and just about any contemporary music you…

Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss

First in a Decade: Blue Angels jet crashes after take-off in Tennessee, killing pilot

(Photo: Matt Bell/The Register & Bee via AP) A U.S. official told the Associated Press that Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss was killed when his F/A-18 Hornet flown with the Navy’s elite demonstration squadron crashed shortly after take-off Thursday [06.03.16], just days before a weekend air show performance. The jet crashed at 3:01 p.m. in Smyrna, Tennessee (near…

Parthenon Nashville

The Parthenon in Nashville

The Parthenon 2500 West End Avenue Nashville, TN 37203 615-862-8431 615-880-2265 (fax) info@parthenon.org The famous replica of the classic Greek structure, the Parthenon, was originally built for Tennessee’s 1897 Centennial Exposition. This exact replica of the Parthenon located in Athens, Greece serves as a monument to what is considered by many  to be the pinnacle…

Nashville Pedal Tavern

Nashville’s Pedal Tavern

Nashville’s Pedal Tavern Climb aboard for a two-hour route on the same custom, 15-passenger bicycle that Duck Dynasty and country music stars have pedaled through Nashville’s storied streets. Pedal Tavern’s certified tour guides share the secrets of Broadway’s legendary honky tonks and Midtown’s Music Row. They’ll dish out the inside scoop on booming SoBro and…

Nashvilles' 5-Star Hermitage Hotel

Nashville’s Historic 5-Star Hermitage Hotel

There’s the time that a guest room was emptied of furniture and blanketed with canvas so cowboy minstrel Gene Autry’s beloved horse, Champion, could stay with him in the hotel. Legendary pool shark Minnesota Fats lived there for eight years; the management sprang for a $3,200 Steepleton billiards table so he’d have somewhere to play….

Music City Center Nashville

Nashville’s Music City Center

Nashville’s Music City Center 201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 Nashville’s new Music City Center more than doubles the available downtown meeting and exhibit space. It’s fantastic! For more information on the Music City Center, visit nashvillemusiccitycenter.com or call 615-401-1400. Facts About the Nashville Music City Center: Acreage: 16 Total Square Footage: 2.1 million Public…

proposed 40 story buildings

Tennessean Reports: 40-story SoBro project gets planning commission’s OK

A  $350 million mixed-use project planned for the area south of Broadway took a key step forward Thursday with the proposed 40-story height winning approval from the Metro Planning Commission. The 7-1 vote came after a discussion about the future of high-rise development and density around the edges of downtown, including near the Cumberland River. A key issue was whether or not a…

Blake Shelton

CMA Music Festival

CMA Music Festival Presented annually by the Country Music Association (CMA), the CMA Music Festival attracts hundreds of thousands of country music fans from all over the world to the four day country music extravaganza. The 2016 CMA Music Festival and Fan Fair will be held June 9-12 in Nashville, TN. Superstar Blake Shelton and dozens of…