Happenings Around Town This Week

There are so many great eating & drinking events around Nashville this week that I wanted to share a few of my favorites with you!

Wednesday, October 13th (today)

German Food and Wine pairing dinner

7 p.m.

1812 21st Ave S
Nashville, TN 37212-3706

Special guest Thomas Haehn of Von Schleinitz Estates; Using two wines per course, Thomas will discuss different effects that food and wine have on each other

$30/person, plus tax and tip

RSVP to events@cafefido.com

One Hope Charity Wine Tasting

6-8 p.m.

1920 West End Ave
Nashville, TN 37203-2309

Four wines paired with special appetizers by Chef Hrant. Click here for more information.


“Best New Bar” Appreciation

Open til close

Holland House Bar and Refuge
935 W. Eastland Ave.
Nashville, TN 37206

$5 cocktails at Holland House in celebration of their Nashville Scene Reader’s Poll win. Every night until further notice!! Follow them on Twitter for more details.


Thursday, October 14th

The Bloomy Rind Cheese and Wine Tasting

5:30 – 7 p.m.

Tayst Restaurant
2100 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37212

Tayst and The Bloomy Rind are makin’ happy hours even happier with a selection of great artisan cheese, perfectly paired wines, and, of course, housemade accompaniments. Click here for more details.


“Mix for Six” with Woodford Reserve

5-7 p.m.

Participating locations: Saffire Restaurant & Bar, Sperry’s Belle Meade, Valentino’s Ristorante, Burger Up, Whiskey Kitchen, Merchants, The Blind Pig No. 55, South Street, Capitol Grille, Sambuca, 1808 Grille, Sperry’s Franklin.  

Every Thursday in October and November, visit any of the above locations and get $6 Woodford Reserve drink specials and $6 appetizers. Visit Nashville Lifestyles to learn more.

Pinkberry Grand Opening

6 -10 p.m.

2306 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212

Free Pinkberry yogurt, live music and games!


Friday, October 15th & Saturday, October 16th

Olivia Olive Oil Grand Opening Celebration

Fri, Oct 15th:
4 – 7 pm- Happy Hour, Wine & Gourmet Tasting

Sat, Oct 16th:
12 pm -Ribbon Cutting with the Cool Springs Chamber of Commerce
12, 3 & 6 pm- Drawings for Free Gift
4 – 7 pm- Happy Hour, Wine & Gourmet Tasting

Olivia Olive Oil Boutique
443 Cool Springs Blvd. # 103
Franklin, TN 37067

Click here to see my thoughts on this awesome tasting boutique!


Sunday, October 17th

Autumn Love “Wine and Dine”

6 – 8:30 p.m.

Rumours East
1112 Woodland St
Nashville, TN 37206-2817

5 courses paired with wines. The menu looks absolutely amazing (click here to see it for yourself). Reservations required as seating is limited. Call (615) 262-5346.

$50/person (excluding tax & gratuity)

Flavors of Nashville

6 – 9:30 p.m.

Hillwood Country Club
6201 Hickory Valley Road
Nashville, TN 37205

Flavors of Nashville is an annual fundraising event that brings approximately 15 of the area’s top chefs together to raise funds for the American Liver Foundation. Yours truly will be a judge for the event, just like last year!  Click here for all the details and to reserve your seat.



Is anyone planning to attend any of these? Are there other cool events that you know about and I don’t? If so, spill!