Tomato Art Fest returns August 10th and 11th, 2018 for the 15th year! Located in Historic East Nashville’s Five Points, this free, costume-encouraged event provides a wildly entertaining, fun-filled day for all types and all-ages. A community builder, Tomato Art Fest has steadily drawn larger crowds with each passing year. In 2016, an estimated 60,000 came to celebrate this beloved fruit / vegetable and enjoy the day’s memorable festivities.
Where to find us?!
Dates are added as they are confirmed. With so many venues available in the Nashville / Middle TN Region, expect last minute additions as each and every weekend approaches.
One Man, One Garage products are currently available at 4 locations in Middle Tennessee:
Knick Nash - Popup Store inside Opry Mills Mall (around the corner from Johnny Rockets). Local artists make up a variety of gift ideas for pets, friends & family! This Store is ONLY open until August 30, 2018. Catch it while it lasts!
Art Is In Market, located inside The Mall at Green Hills (2nd floor, near The Container Store & Macy's). This is an Artist-run Co-op gallery showcasing some of the best skills the local area has to offer.
Picture This! located at 3883 Lebanon Pike in Hermitage, TN, amazing custom framing and a beautiful collection of local artists.
Island Cowgirl located at Marathon Village inside the main entrance (next to Garage Coffee). Find a limited selection of our line, such as our Vintage Campers, Picnic Tables and a few more items!
[website] The Oktoberfest is Nashville’s oldest running festival and a Tennessee tradition since 1980, and has grown to be the South’s largest Fall Festival.
Join 100,000+ people in Germantown for the greatest Oktoberfest that Nashville has ever seen featuring delicious food from Nashville’s best restaurants, craft beer from local brewers, music stages, and more!
Music City Winterfest is a free weekend of holiday cheer, activities, and entertainment for the whole family. From 10AM - 4PM Saturday AND 12-4 Sunday, shop our Holiday Market for unique gifts from Nashville craft artisans, enjoy live music by local performing groups, and treat yourself at our food trucks, smore stations, and beer garden. Be sure to be on the lookout for special appearances – we hear Santa himself will be coming to town!
Edgehill Rocks is a one day outdoor music and food celebration located in historic Edgehill. The event is a benefit for the Organized Neighbors of Edgehill, a not-for-profit group working for over 45 years to assist the diverse people of the Edgehill Neighborhood.
The event will take place on Villa Place in the heart of Edgehill on Saturday April 7nd from 10 am-4 pm.
ONE (Organized Neighbors of Edgehill) is an active neighborhood organization that combines the efforts of public housing residents, private housing residents, churches, schools, businesses, and other people interested in the community who share a common interest in the Edgehill Community.
Project 615 present the 4th annual, NASHVEMBER!
Nashvember is a local festival that features local Nashville vendors + yummy food trucks + live music. All proceeds benefit Nashville based non-profit, Rescue 1.
Project 615 is a t-shirt & apparel company in Nashville, TN that is inspired to help change the world.
Location: TRACK ONE - 1211 4TH AVE S, NASHVILLE, TN 37203
Arts & Crafts Fair is an exhibition and sale of handmade goods from independent artists that originated 13 years ago in Washington, D.C., presented by our sister publication, the Washington City Paper. Nashville Scene launched a version of the event in November 2014 as Crafts and Drafts, integrating a curated selection of beer for sale along with the handcrafted items, activities, entertainment and food truck fare. Following three successful iterations of Crafts and Drafts, Nashville Scene is relaunching the event in our market as Crafty Bastards, with artist submissions from a national level and relocating this outdoor event to The Gulch neighborhood on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10 AM - 4 PM. This is a FREE event!
The exciting Johns Creek Arts Festival, will return to wow neighbors and visitors on October 21 and 22, 2016, Saturday from 10AM to 6PM, Sunday from 10AM to 5PM. The serene green space across from The Atlanta Athletic Club will come alive for the fifth year with 130 whimsical and fun artisans from around the country. This beautiful and sprawling spot overlooking Medlock Bridge Road is the perfect venue to showcase the talented artisans who will be exhibiting their paintings, pottery, metalwork, folk art, glass, jewelry, yard art and many more goodies.
Fall Fest at the Hermitage is a spectacular weekend of art, music, and history at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President. Proceeds from the festival benefit the Hermitage. Dates and Times 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday and 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Sunday. For more information, please visit the official Fall Fest website.
The Sights and Sounds of Italy
…MUSIC CITY STYLE!
The Italian Lights Festival returns this August 18-21, four days highlighting the food, wine, music & traditions of Italy with a nod to Music City hospitality. In 2017, our festival culminates in the spectacular finale of Great American Eclipse, which passes over Nashville on Monday, August 21st.
Join us as we celebrate the Sights and Sounds of Italy… with a Grand Finale that happens only once every 500 years: a Total Solar Eclipse in Nashville.
A Mother’s Day tradition in the City of Dunwoody, the crowd-pleasing Dunwoody Art Festival will celebrate its eighth dazzling show on May 13, 2017 from 10AM to 6PM and May 14 from 10AM to 5PM. It's Rain or Shine!
In 2016, Dunwoody Art Festival drew a remarkable crowd of more than 40,000 happy grandmothers, moms, children, and of course, lots of dads too! The Dunwoody Village area transforms into a whimsical artist market with fun for the entire family, and Dunwoody Village Parkway will become a shoppers’ paradise.
Website 32nd annual free street festival will recreate the time of Charles Dickens using historic downtown Franklin’s Victorian architecture as the backdrop. Some 200 musicians, dancers and characters will fill the streets, including several from Charles Dickens’s stories. Expect to see and interact with the nefarious Fagin from Oliver Twist; Jacob Marley, Ebenezer Scrooge and Tiny Tim Cratchit with his parents from A Christmas Carol; and of course, a Victorian Father and Mother Christmas with treats for children.
As more attention is turned toward downtown Franklin in both the local and national press, we encourage festival goers to dress in Victorian costume and to add to the ambiance as they stroll the streets.
This year’s event will reprise a crowd favorite from last year: it WILL snow at Dickens of a Christmas! Come decked out in holiday style to capture that perfect family picture.
Pre-Fall Fest celebration starts on Wednesday, September 28th at the Picture This! Gallery in Hermitage. Meet the artists and stay late with some refreshments! These guys have curated an interesting collection of talent you won't find anywhere else in town.
Once a annual tradition years ago, the Music City Hot Air Balloon Festival hopes to become a new family-fun tradition drawing thousands from all over Middle Tennessee.
The event will be from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM and will include arts and crafts vendors, LIVE music acts from the Main Stage, Brentwood Academy KidZone (inflatables), food trucks and the night will conclude with a spectacular hot air balloon glow.
Crafts & Drafts is a curated exhibition and sale of handmade arts and crafts. This event originated in Washington DC as Crafty Bastards and was launched in 2014 in Nashville - with a twist. In addition to handmade crafts, this market will also showcase a tasty selection of craft beers. It's a FREE event!
Join us for one of the most anticipated–and popular–events of the year in Williamson County! The two-day weekend event will feature more than 200 artisans & crafters, dynamic live entertainment for all ages, a dedicated kids’ areas and an international food court. website
This is a great, casual hotspot to find us on a weekend where there isn't a packed festival calendar. Many of our favorite Artists are also setup there with us in the Corner Lot of 21st Ave & Acklen. (Across from the new Jenni's Icecream, at the Hillsboro Shell Station)
CoolSprings Galleria: "Art Is In Market" is an Artist-run Co-op gallery showcasing some of the best skills the local area has to offer. This new shop is located on the lower level, near Belk. This is our Flag-ship store with exclusive items can only be found at this location, including: the Monogram Kits. Both Nashville Neighborhood & State Tokens. Of course, most of our other catalog is there already including the Street Map of Nashville, Carlyle Teabox, Craftsman Birdfeeder, etc. Call ahead to check specific inventory: (615) 628-7560.
GasLamp, Too (2) Antiques (100 Oaks Area): Voted Nashville's Best Antique Shop for many years, this store offers a variety of vintage and artisan goods. Check out a large collection of our items in booth #375. See local favorites, such as: The Nashville Map, the Teabox, plus all your favorite small lantern kits, and other large Wall Hanging pieces. They are open daily from 10am-6pm.
Picture This! (Lebanon Rd, Hermitage TN): We are excited to add this location to our roster. Not only are they amazing when it comes to custom framing, they also have a large collection of local area artists. Check out our popular designs (M-F 9am-6pm, S 9am-5pm).