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Donor Appreciation Celebration Hosted by Nashville CARES

June 17, 2018 - Events, LGBT Community, Nashville, Nashville Cares, News, Press Release, Recap, Tennessee, Uncategorized

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – On the evening of Thursday, June 14, 2018 Nashville CARES invited their top donors to join them at Red Arrow Gallery for cocktails and light hor d’oeuvres for a celebration and special honors. Among the celebrated were members of the Steve Smith Society…

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JoJo, Wilson Phillips, Chely Wright among scheduled Pride performers

June 16, 2018 - Entertainment, Events

NASHVILLE PRIDE FESTIVAL, JUNE 23-24 Nashville Pride Festival, which is celebrating its 30th year in 2018, released an official app to increase attendees’ experience.  The app is available to download on Google Play and the Apple store. The app was used to announce the entertainment lineup,…

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EmbracED

Renewed adds an eating disorder support group for the LGBTQ community

June 14, 2018 - Events, Health + Wellness, LGBT Community, Middle Tennessee, Nashville, Tennessee

Renewed, a organization that has providing eating disorder support to the Nashville area since 2002, is pleased to announce their new program, EmbracED. EmbracED is designed specifically for the LGBTQ community. Participation is free and participants can expect to find a supportive environment for LGBTQ…

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Florence + the Machine is rolling into Nashville

June 13, 2018 - Bridgestone, Entertainment, Events, Music, Nashville, Press Release, Tennessee

Tickets are currently on sale for Florence + the Machine’s October 2 show at Bridgestone Arena. Tickets start at $35 and are available at www.ticketmaster.com. The highly anticipated fourth studio album, “High as Hope”, will be released on June 29, three years after the third…

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Nicki Minaj to perform at Bridgestone

June 11, 2018 - Entertainment, Events, LGBT Ally, Middle Tennessee, Music, Nashville, Tennessee

press release from Live Nation Entertainment NEW YORK, June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Global hip-hop icons Nicki Minaj and Future announce they’ll be hitting the road together for the first time on their NickiHndrxx tour today. See dates below. The NickiHndrxx tour will be a can’t miss outing for fans of the hitmakers who dominate the modern hip-hop…

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The Dammed Clutter Retreat Returns in June!

June 10, 2018 - Articles, Events, Health + Wellness, LGBT Ally, Mental Health, Middle Tennessee, Susan Gardner

Clutter flows into our houses. With children in the house, things increase with each new activity or size. As we age, the house easily becomes cluttered with inheritances from family members. Some of us attract clutter like Pigpen attracts dust! Sometimes we have a strong…

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outloud musical festival 2018 promo

Betty Who, Big Freedia, CupcakKe to appear at OUTLOUD Music Festival

June 6, 2018 - Entertainment, Events, Middle Tennessee, Music, Nashville, Press Release

press release from Good Neighbor Festivals (NASHVILLE, TENN) June 6, 2018 — OUTLOUD Music Festival taking place on Saturday, September 8th from 3pm-11pm is a one-day music-centric event with outloud entertainment including Betty Who, Big Freedia, CupcakKe, Cazwell and many more on two stages. Betty Who burst onto the…

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Rob Bell brings his progressive views of Christianity to TPAC

June 6, 2018 - Arts, Entertainment, Events, LGBT Community, Nashville, Tennessee, TPAC

by Leah Wright Rob Bell was one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World in 2011. He is probably best known for founding a megachurch, the Mars Hill Bible Church. In 2013, his name became more widespread when he publicly voiced his…

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Tanya Tucker appearing at Love & Acceptance

May 30, 2018 - Arts, Entertainment, Events, LGBT Community, Middle Tennessee, Music, Nashville, Tennessee

by Leah Wright   Country royalty Tanya Tucker has joined the lineup for the GLAAD + Ty Herndon Concert for Love and Acceptance, to take place at Wildhorse Saloon on June 7, the first day of the 2018 CMA Fest. Also appearing will be Billy…

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Knoxville Gay Men’s Chorus in Nashville on “Broadway Tour”

May 29, 2018 - Arts, Entertainment, Events, LGBT Community, Middle Tennessee, Music, Nashville, Press Release, Tennessee

press release from Knoxville Gay Men’s Chorus NASHVILLE/KNOXILLE – The Knoxville Gay Men’s Chorus (KGMC) will present a concert titled “Broadway on Tour” on Friday, June 1, 7:30 p.m. at Belmont United Methodist Church, 2007 Acklen Ave, Nashville. The concert is part of the KGMC’s…

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