Eva Melo of Latin Market Communications regularly publishes a Cultural Calendar for Middle Tennessee. Here are some of the events through May:
MARCH 14: 6:00PM: SPANISH & ENGLISH STORY TIME in the Children's Department of the Williamson County Library in Franklin, located in Columbia Ave. Near La Villa and Domino's Pizza. Contact Cecilia Melo-Rome for more information at 615-791-9840 or Meloromie@comcast.net.
MARCH 18: 1-7PM, MUSIC OF THE PEOPLE FESTIVAL, Coleman Community Center, food, prizes and the usual. San Rafael Band. Contact Anais Riggs (615) 760-2786.
MARCH 21: 5:30PM, FRANKLIN AREA HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MIXER, Williamson County Public Library, 1314 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN 37064. Take a break and come join us in a cultural celebration. You do not need to be Hispanic or be able to speak Spanish. All meetings are in English. Call 599-0045 for more information or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
MARCH 30 at 7:00PM: CAFE CON LECHE SHOW, Martha Rivers Ingram Performance Hall at the Blair School of Music, 511 Kirkland Hall, Nashville, TN 37240. Theme: "El Ultimo Baile". Refreshment, a live local band, singing, and dancing of all types from cumbia to tango. Admission : $5.00. Children under 6 are free, Cafe con Leche is a production of the Vanderbilt Association of Hispanic Students. 254-495-6984 or email@example.com.
APRIL 1: NASHVILLE LATIN STREET FAIR, put on by Belmont and the YMCA. 10AM-7PM. Belmont and the YMCA Hispanic Achievers Program are continuing the second annual premier Latin Music Street Event for Nashville:"Fiesta Belmont"-Nashville's Latin Music Street Fair--targeting both the emerging Hispanic market, as well the non-Hispanic market. For booths contact David Herrera 615-460-6908 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
APRIL 30: CHILDREN'S DAY, put on by La Voz newaper. Contact Luis Moscorro for more information: 615-589-1876 or email@example.com.
MAY 5: CINCO DE MAYO FESTIVAL in Nashville, put on by La Voz newspaper. Contact Louis Moscorro for booth information. 615-589-1876 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAY 6: CINCO DE MAYO in Franklin, put on by Casa de Mi Padre. Contact Johnny for booth information, 615-595-9654 or email@example.com.
MAY 10: MOTHER'S DAY CELEBRATION, put on by La Voz newspaper. Contact Luis Moscorro for more information: 615-589-1876 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
EVERY SUNDAY: JOE SILVA BLUES, Sundays, Jonathan’s Bar and Grill, 5805 Nolensville Pike (corner of Nolensville and Old Hickory Blvd) 833-2799. Mondays, Beyond the Edge, 112 S. 11th St, Historic East Nashville, 615-226-3343. Fridays, Off Murfreesboro Pike near Golds Gym. Across from K-mart. 615-399-2244. For booking and info: 615-361-5331, email@example.com.
EVERY WEDNS. 5:30AM, SUN. 5PM: Your Spanish Link: watch A SPANISH VARIETY SHOW ON WCKV_TV. (27)CHARTER CABLE OR (49) Antenna. Can also be viewed online at www.yourspanishlink.com. Jerrika Rivera, firstname.lastname@example.org,
EVERY WEDNS: Rachel Rodriguez's LATIN ROCK NIGHT w/ Chamo Lopez & Friends tonight and The Blue Bar 9pm-midnight NO COVER
EVERY THURSDAY: 7:00-10:00PM, SUPER POTENT SALSA, 88.1FM. Bilingual programming with Sipho Dumasane, 512-0082, email@example.com
THURSDAYS AND FRIDAYS: FREE SALSA LESSONS, Ibiza Night Club, 15128 Old Hickory Blvfd, Nashville, 9:00-10:00PM.
The material posted above was collected by Eva Melo of Latin Market Communications and not by the Hispanic Nashville Notebook. Material that is not attributed to the Hispanic Nashville Notebook is often indicated on this site in green text or in quotes.