CMA Music Festival 2019

CMA Fest Get ready country music fans—it’s almost time for Nashville’s most beloved music event, the CMA Music Festival. The event is Thursday through Sunday, June 6-9, 2019, in Downtown Nashville, and attracts about 80,000 locals and tourists for one weekend of country music lovin’.

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Happy Preservation Month

The District Nashville has supports outstanding efforts to preserve Nashville’s historic architecture. For the month of May we celebrate National Preservation Month, which is a national campaign that honors the country’s diverse and irreplaceable heritage by encouraging people to celebrate the places that are meaningful to them and to their communities. Join the Metropolitan Historical […]

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NFL Draft In Nashville

The 2019 NFL Draft is coming to Nashville from Thursday to Saturday, April 25-27, 2019. Lower Broadway and the areas around Nissan Stadium will host free, public activities throughout the weekend. This is the NFL’s largest festival footprint ever created for the draft. Family and fans of all ages are invited to the free three-day football festival held at […]

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Garth Brooks Loves Honky Tonks!

Garth Brooks Loves Honky Tonks! Garth Brooks’ brand new single, “All Day Long,” was born out of his fondness of playing honky-tonks. It’s been many years since Garth has played that circuit on a regular basis, but he had occasion to do so one night earlier this year in Nashville, and the memories came flooding […]

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I Am The District

The District’s 29th Annual Progressive Party, High Rises & Honky Tonks is a celebration of Downtown Nashville. This event serves as a fundraiser in support of The DISTRICT’S mission and is an incredible opportunity to showcase some of the unique venues that are part of downtown Nashville. (more…)

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The District to award Steve Buchanan

At this year’s Progressive Party, The DISTRICT will recognize Steve Buchanan with the 2015 Spirit of The DISTRICT Award. The award is presented annually to a person or persons who have made a significant commitment to the vitality of Downtown Nashville Steve Buchanan is President of Opry Entertainment Group. Buchanan oversaw the renovation of the […]

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Taste of Music City Festival

Saturday, June 20th, 2015 5-9pm Public Square Park Price: $55 per ticket | Ticket includes food samples, beer, wine, spirits and live music Portion of the Proceeds benefits The DISTRICT For more information and to purchase tickets: www.tasteofmusiccity.com

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The District in the New York Times

From the New York Times 5/23/2015: NASHVILLE — The pilgrims wandered among the relics of the honky-tonk hero George Jones, scrutinizing his bowling ball and his bowling shoes, his address book with its hand-scrawled numbers for Ray Charles and Johnny Cash, and his first guitar, a well-worn Gene Autry Melody Ranch acoustic. On Monday night, […]

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