The Weekend Playbook: Music City Food + Wine, an urban bike ride & a beer fest

Nashville Event of the Week
The Music City Food + Wine Festival returns for its second year, bringing together world-beating chefs for two days to showcase Nashville's ever-more-awesome food scene. The fest boasts 30+ panels & demos, tastings from 25+ Nashville restos, and 40 distillers, brewers, and wine exhibitors, all culminating in Harvest Night; an evening of food & live tunes curated by Kings of Leon. For a full schedule & ticket info, head here.

Thursday, September 18th-Sunday, September 21st: The 15th Annual Americana Music Fest takes place over five nights, w/ 165 shows throughout nine different venues. The Avett Brothers are headlining the festival at Riverfront Park on Saturday night. For info & tickets, click here. Continue Reading

Saturday, September 20th: The 4th Annual Nashville Beer Festival will return to East Park today from 1-6pm. In addition to tastings from over 45 different breweries, there’ll be live tunes, games, giveaways, and college football broadcasts, all benefitting The Boys & Girls Club of Middle Tennessee. Get the info and tickets here

Saturday, September 20th: The Rosewall will host this year’s Fall Crush tonight. There’ll be wines from a ton of vineyards, food from local chefs, a silent auction, and live entertainment, all benefitting the National MS Society, Mid South Chapter. Head here for deets & tickets

Sunday, September 21st: Nashville's Team Green is leading an urban bike ride through the cycle-friendly ‘hoods of East Nashville. The ride both begins & ends at the base of the Pedestrian Bridge by LP Field -- get a handle on the info here.