5 things happening this week in Nashville: December 9 - 13

Posted at 10:36 AM, Dec 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-08 11:36:04-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Here's what's going on around town this week!

A Taqueria Holiday - 12 South
Monday, 5 to 8 p.m.

Taqueria del Sol Nashville, which is normally closed on Mondays, will open for dinner to donate all proceeds from the menu and bar to Safe Haven Family Shelter.

For every $1 spent, Save Haven will receive $9.

For more information on the fundraiser, click here.

Nashville Unlimited Concert - Downtown Nashville
Monday, Tuesday - 7 p.m.

The 20th annual concert benefiting Room in the Inn will take place two consecutive nights at Christ Church Cathedral. The concert is free with a suggested donation of a minimum of $20.

This year's lineup includes Emmylou Harris, Charles Esten, Riders in the Sky, The McCrary Sisters, Charlie McCoy, Andy Leftwich, Don Schlitz, Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley.

Since 1992, the holiday concert has raised more than $320,000 in donations for Room in the Inn.

Seating is first come, first serve and doors open at 6 p.m. each night.

Goodwill Job Fair - Hope Gardens
Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Twenty employers will be at Goodwill Career Solutions located at 937 Herman Street looking to fill more than 600 positions in the area.

Representatives will be on-site for possible interviews, so job seekers are encouraged to bring a resume, photo ID and social security card or birth certificate.

To view a full list of employers and for more information, click here.

Merry Tuba Christmas - Downtown Nashville
Tuesday, 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

The 33rd annual Merry Tuba Christmas Nashville will be held at First Baptist Church on Seventh Avenue and Broadway.

There will be two performances midday on Wednesday. The free 45 minute concert will be filled with Christmas carols played by a choir of over 100 tubas. Performers range in age from junior high students to those in their retirement age.

Season to Remember Memorial Service - Centennial Park
Thursday, 5:45 p.m.

During the memorial service, relatives and friends of homicide victims will place Christmas ornaments on a tree in the Children's Garden in memory of their loved ones. There will also be a lighting of the Menorah to commemorate Hanukkah and the Kinara to commemorate Kwanzaa.

Since 1995, the memorial service has been held to ensure families of homicide victims that they are not forgotten during the busy holiday season.