OPEN MIC NIGHT: 8 p.m. March 10 at OutCentral, 1709 Church St., Nashville.
BLAME IT ON BIANCA TOUR: 8 p.m. March 11 in James K. Polk Theater at TPAC, 505 Deaderick St., Nashville. Tickets: $39.50-$60. Find tickets online.
LGBTBE WORKSHOP PART 1: Sponsored by Wells Fargo. Small business owners will learn how to get certified, leverage that certification and prepare a Capability Statement. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 16 at Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce Boardroom, 555 Marriott Drive, suite 315, Nashville. Free admission. To register, click here.
HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN NASHVILLE GALA: Reception and silent auction begins at 5:30 p.m.; dinner and awards begin at 6:45 p.m. March 17 at Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, 2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville. Tickets range in price up to $175. To purchase, visit hrc.org/events/nashville-gala.
QDPROM: A ROYAL AFFAIR: With a special performance by SheHaw. 8 p.m. March 24 at Cannery Ballroom, 1 Cannery Row, Nashville. Tickets: $12 in advance; $15 day of the show. Click here for tickets.
MEGAN HILTY: BROADWAY & BEYOND: Megan Hilty, best known for her role on the TV show “Smash,” will perform blockbuster renditions of Broadway classics. 7 p.m. March 29; 8 p.m. March 30; 8 p.m. March 31 at Nashville Symphony, Schermerhorn Symphony Center, One Symphony Place, Nashville. Tickets: $52-$64.
NASHVILLE DESIGNER SHOWCASE: Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; Runway show begins at 8 p.m. April 3 at OZ Arts, 6172 Cockrill Bend Cir., Nashville. Tickets: $50 standing; $75 seated; $350 elevated access pass. For a complete schedule, visit Nashville Fashion Week online.
LGBT+ COLLEGE CONFERENCE: Theme: All Identities- Bridging the Divide. This year’s conference will explore how key facets of identity — gender, race, culture, ethnicity, age, social class, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression — play a significant role in how we experience the world. Students, professionals, practitioners and leaders will confer. Admission is free. Visit the website for more information.
FAMILY DAY AT THE BALLET: Created with families in mind, including a children’s ballet performance of Aesop’s Fables, movement activities, arts and crafts and more. Noon to 4 p.m. April 15 at Nashville Ballet Studio A, 3630 Redmon St., Nashville. Tickets: $12-18. Get tickets here.
DOGS AND DOGWOODS: Treat your furry friend to a day in the gardens with a photo booth, Beer Garden, live music, food trucks and a special appearance by Doug The Pug. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 21 at Cheekwood, 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville. Admission: Included with Cheekwood membership or general admission. For more information, click here.
BRAVE NEW HOPE: SPRING CONCERT: Nashville in Harmony’s spring concert. 7:30 p.m. April 28 in Langford Auditorium at Vanderbilt University, 2209 Garland Ave., Nashville. Tickets: $30. For more information, click here.
DOGAPALOOZA: Off-leash play area, agility course, vendors, activities for owners and dogs, and a kids’ dog show. April 28 at Dogwood Park in Cookeville. Admission is free. For more information, click here.