5 things to do this weekend in Middle Tennessee: August 9-11

Posted at 7:57 AM, Aug 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-09 09:35:45-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF)  — Looking for something to do this weekend? Here’s a few suggestions.

“SaturYay” Pool Party – Hotel Preston Nashville
Saturday, August 10

Looking to get some sun this weekend? The Hotel Preston is hosting a pool party from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the hotel located at 733 Briley Parkway. You can relax by the pool or check out volleyball, cornhole, table tennis, giant Checkers or giant Jenga. There will also be a DJ on hand.

The party is free for hotel guests/$10 for non-hotel guests. Click here for more information.

The Crawl of Fame – Nashville
Saturday, August 10

The Crawl of Fame drinking game/scavenger hunt challenges you to discover downtown Nashville. You and your friends will compete against other teams to complete dares and answer quizzes.

The event begins at 5 p.m. Click here to book your spot.

**Must be 21 to participate.

Funk Fest – Nashville
Friday, August 9 – Saturday, August 10

Nashville Funk Fest kicks off Friday and concludes Saturday at Nissan Stadium. Artists like Keith Sweat, Monica, Tank and Raheem DeVaughn are set to perform the first day (R&B Friday). Jeezy, Rick Ross, Mystikal and Youngbloodz are scheduled for the following day (Hip Hop Saturday).

Click here for more information.

Music City BMX – Nashville
Sunday, August 11

Girls and boys can take part in a three-lap bike race around a quarter-mile track. There will be balance bikes and striders for younger kids. The event is being held from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. at Hamilton Creek Park.

Click here for more information.

Jazz with a View – Nashville
Sunday, August 11

Jazz with a View takes place at the rooftop lounge of the Fairfield Inn and Suites in the Gulch. There will be a jazz band in the City View Ballroom or a DJ will be playing a mix of 80s and 90s music on the patio.

Advance tickets are $15 or $20 at the door. Click here for more information.


Tomato Art Fest
Friday, August 9 -- Saturday, August 10

The sweet 16th annual Tomato Art Fest's 2-day celebration welcomes everyone to East Nashville August 9th and 10th, 2019 for a fun and wacky day of art, music, food, costumes, contests, shopping, kids activities and more.

Click here for more info.