Weekend Arts Preview 8/28–8/30

The Belcourt is back! They’ve transformed their parking lot into the Belcourt Drive-In, starting this Friday, August 28 with showings all weekend. Plus, this Saturday is Independent Bookstore Day. Support your favorite local bookstore by purchasing through them online or in-person. Whether is films, books, music, or more, we encourage everyone to support their local arts and cultural institutions in every way you can!

Image credit: Courtesy Belcourt Theater

Don’t miss our next webinar, Persist & Prosper: How to Take Your Programs Virtual, on September 3.

Belcourt Theater – Introducing the Belcourt Drive-In!

Drive-In: THE BIRDS (in-person)
August 28

Drive-In: NORTH BY NORTHWEST (in-person)
August 29

Drive-In: MR SOUL! (in-person)
August 30

Channel to Channel

Pop-Up Show “Pangaea” by DeShawn Oravetz (in-person)
August 29 & 30 Only

Nashville Rep

Week of Giving (virtual)
Ongoing through August 29

Studio Tenn Theatre Company

STE Musical Theatre Masters (virtual)
Ongoing through August 29

Parnassus Books

Independent Bookstore Day (virtual)
August 29

Facebook Live event with Children’s authors Susan Eaddy and Jessica Young (virtual)
August 30

Frist Art Museum

Making Memories (Virtual)
August 28

J.M.W Turner: Quest for the Sublime (in-person)
Open through September 7

Teens Take the Frist (virtual)
Open through September 13, 2020

Jitish Kallat: Return to Sender (in-person)
Open through October 12

Mel Ziegler: Flag Exchange (in-person)
Open through October 12

The Nashville Flood: Ten Years Later (in-person)
Open through January 3, 2021

We Count: First-Time Voters (in-person)
Open through January 3, 2021

Terry Adkins: Our Sons and Daughters Ever on the Altar (in-person)
Open through January 10, 2021


Stained Glass for Beginners (in-person)
August 29

Basic Floral Photography (in-person)
August 29

Virtual Tots (virtual)
Ongoing through August 31

NEW! Enriching Afternoons at Cheekwood (in-person)
Ongoing through September 4

En Plein Air (in-person)
Ongoing through September 6

@home (virtual)
Ongoing through September 20

Dog Nights of Summer (in-person)
Thursdays, August 6, 13, 20 & 27 | 5 – 10 PMChihuly at Cheekwood (in-person)
Ongoing through January 10, 2021Chihuly Nights (in-person)
Thursdays – Sundays from 5 PM – 10 PM.


TPAC Salon Series: Whiskey is a Science. Bourbon is an Art. (virtual)
September 1

The Parthenon and Centennial Park Conservancy

Parthenon Architecture Tours (in-person)

Music in the Park: Songs and Stories from Centennial Park 1896 – 2020 (in-person)
Ongoing through Dec. 6

Women’s Suffrage: We Have A Vision: Nashville Women from the Centennial to Suffrage (in-person)
Ongoing through January 13, 2020

Jefferson Street Sound Museum

Tour the Jefferson Street Sound Museum (in-person)

The Porch

Online Writing Workshops (virtual)

Nashville Opera

40th Anniversary Season Announced
Available now

Poverty and the Arts
POVA 3D Gallery (virtual)
Ongoing through October 31

Tennessee State Museum

HomeArtsRatified! Tennessee Women and the Right to Vote
Ratified! Tennessee Women and the Right to Vote (in-person)
Ongoing through March 28, 2021

Tinney Contemporary

The Surveillance Series by Jeff Scott (virtual)
Through August 31

David Lusk Gallery

Heed (in-person)
Opening August 31

Red Arrow Gallery

Through September 26

Julia Martin Gallery

Mark Mulroney: Family Values (in-person)
Through Sept 26


Defining Space – Group Show (virtual and in-person by appointment)

Paper Rocketpop – Alex Blau (virtual and in-person by appointment)

Modfellows Art & Design Gallery

Future Perfect: Dion Johnson & Christopher Pate (in-person)
Ongoing through September 12

LeQuire Gallery

Monumental Women by Alan LeQuire (in-person)
Ongoing through September 12

Chauvet Arts

Edible Dramas: Indulgent Art to Expose the Human Appetite (in-person by appointment)

Know something we missed? Let us know at info@abcnashville.org