The business of the Music City Bowl

Guest post by Brandon Cox and Adam Burke, Music City Bowl The Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl started with a simple question: How can we increase Nashville tourism between Christmas and New Year’s, historically one of Nashville’s slowest tourism weeks of the year? The not-so-simple answer? Let’s start a bowl game. The city was building a new NFL stadium; …

New Year’s Eve rocks in Nashville

New Year’s Eve is always a massive party in Nashville. There’s plenty of food, drink, entertainment and, of course, music. Rock out 2015 at the seventh annual New Year’s Eve Bash on Broadway – featuring live performances by Kings of Leon, Chris Stapleton, Kelsea Ballerini, Sugar & The Hi-Lows, The Whigs, Wild Cub and LANco, with fireworks and the famous …

Nashville’s Christmas favorites

It’s officially the holiday season in Nashville, and that means a mix of old traditions and brand-new favorites to get the whole family in that festive spirit! Some of Nashville’s most beloved landmarks are getting dolled up for the holidays to help you make great memories. Here are a few of our favorites! The Belcourt Nashville’s nonprofit movie theatre, The …

Interview with Ayumi Bennett

Ayumi Bennett Storytelling newbie entrepreneur|junior web developer, Sophicware Q: When did you come to Nashville and why? A: I was born in Japan, but my father’s love of America brought the family to Johnson City, Tennessee, when I was in fourth grade. In 1999, I came to Nashville to attend Vanderbilt University, where I first became involved in Vanderbilt Student …

TechnologyAdvice Buys Nashcocktail to Strengthen Growing Tech Community

Guest post by TechnologyAdvice In order to better unite Nashville’s burgeoning technology community, TechnologyAdvice has acquired Nashcocktail, a digital media networking event that’s grown steadily for the past five years. TechnologyAdvice will expand the reach of the event beyond social media professionals by appealing to developers, marketers, recruiters, students, and other digital media and technology professions. The company acquired the …