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August 2013

Found 8 blog entries for August 2013.

It usually takes a few weeks to get used to the kids going to school again and by the middle of September, it's time to find an event. Whether you want to take the entire family or you need a little time just for you and your other half, here are some of the top upcoming events in the Nashville area.

Franklin 4 The Cure - September 14th

This all-day event kicks off with, "Run for the Cure." This is a 5K run/walk event with the proceeds going to help fund the Franklin 4 the Cure Discovery Grant, which supports cancer research at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital. The event will also include, "Concert 4 The Cure," after the 5K. The event begins at 6:30am.

Blake Shelton - September 14th

Blake Shelton, Easton Corbin and Jana Kramer will take

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Image Credit: out for steak provides the opportunity for families to enjoy a great meal or couples to enjoy a night out together. Nashville is full of great steakhouses, but some of them are better than others. Here's a list of the top choices in Nashville for carnivores.


A well-known choice originally from California, this steakhouse is perfect for those looking for an excellent glass of wine with their meal. Fleming’s has the largest wine selection in Nashville and provides excellent steaks on the menu, as well.

Jimmy Kelly's

A family restaurant with plenty of experience cooking steaks, Jimmy Kelly's has been open since 1934. The friendly service and excellent steaks has made this restaurant one of the top choices for decades.

Cherokee Steak

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Found just 45 minutes north of Nashville, the Breakers Family Aquatic Center provides all kinds of fun. This water park is perfect for your Labor Day Weekend fun, even though it's a little smaller than many other water parks. Within the park children and adults can enjoy all types of activities including:

  • An Interactive Water Playground
  • Two Water Slides
  • A River Drift Area
  • Lounge Area
  • Snack Bar
  • Water Basketball
  • Party Table Area
  • And More!

Families with younger children will have plenty of fun with the larger two water slides and the water playground. This park is also a great place for an event, such as a birthday celebration or any other type of celebration. You can even rent the facility during after-hour times for even more fun.

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You can live in Nashville on a budget. There are plenty of luxury homes there, but that isn't the only option. There are also many moderately or even modestly priced choices, as well. You can buy something you don't have to pay a lot for but that you'll still love. When you do that, you'll also be able to enjoy things like the Grand Ole Opry, because you'll have money left over. Nashville offers a great music scene. Most people associate it with country music. While that's true, there are many other styles played there.

There's also a lot of great food to be enjoyed. Southern favorites like barbecue are offered, but you can get all types of international food. The city is big enough to support so many different offerings that it's no surprise people

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luxury homesIf you want to live in the Nashville area, you have some great luxury options. It's possible to find choices that are more moderately priced, but if you want beauty and elegance on a large scale, there aren't too many better places. Some of the hottest names in country music live in and around the Nashville area, which means you can enjoy interacting with them during their shows and even when you're just out and about. You never know who you might see at the grocery store or the park.

Your luxury home is just waiting for you in Nashville. It's possible for you to enjoy the height of quality, whether you choose a home that's already built or you decide on a floor plan and have your house built just the way you want it. There's a lot of land available,

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TheatreAfter moving to Nashville, it's important to find the right places for your family. Whether you love going to the theater with the kids or you need a good place for a date night, the many movie theaters provide a great place for fun. Movies are popular and a great activity on a rainy day or any other day. Many theaters are found throughout the Nashville area including:

Davidson County

  • Hickory 8 - 901 Bell Road
  • Bell Forge 10 - 5400 Bell Forge Lane
  • Bellevue Cinema 12 - 7741 Highway 70 South
  • Bellevue 8 - 120 Belle Forest Circle
  • Green Hills 16 - 3815 Green Hills Village Drive
  • Belcourt Theatre - 2102 Belcourt Avenue
  • Opry Mills 20 & IMAX - 570 Opry Mills Drive
  • Wynnsong 10 - 721 Myatt Drive
  • Hollywood 27 - 719 Thompson Lane


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It seems like the Fourth of July was just yesterday and now plans for Labor Day are in the works. If you want to make sure your Labor Day weekend is special, you need to know where to go in Nashville. With this holiday just a few short weeks away, it's time to make your plans.

Known as the last hurray for summer, this three-day weekend is full of great things to do. Whether you want to relax poolside with a drink in your hand or take the family for a picnic, you can find plenty of great things in Nashville for the weekend. Some of the choices include:

Family Picnic at the Park

Many Nashville Parks and Tennessee State Parks provide a great place for a family picnic. You can turn it into a full week of fun and camp for the entire weekend. Take

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With many events happening in August, it's a good idea to get your calendar ready. Here are some of the top choices in the area.

Mindless Behavior - August 7th

The Municipal Auditorium will host Mindless Behavior and their All Around the World Tour at 7pm on August 7th. This event will also feature Young Marqus, OMG Girlz and Coco Jones.

Wild Impressions: Andean Bear Bash - August 8th

The Nashville Zoo will provide an interesting event with plenty of painted zoo animals up for auction. This is an event for adults only and complimentary food, drink and live music will be provided. The event will last from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.

Swine Ball - August 10th

A charity event at Silver Dollar Saloon including music from The Max Headroom Band and the

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