Nashville Film Festival. More than 250 films from around the world sharing diverse stories through the art of filmmaking. Various levels of passes are available. Individual film tickets: $15. Oct. 3-12. Regal Hollywood Theaters, 719 Thompson Lane. Information


Business Expo & Career Fair

The Factory at Franklin, 4-7. Information

Member Orientation

An opportunity to learn about member benefits and involvement opportunities from Chamber staff, as well as how businesses plays a role in the Chamber’s mission of creating regional economic prosperity. Breakfast provided. 8-9:30 a.m. 211 Commerce Street. Fee: Free to new chamber members. Registration is requested. Information

Street Eats

As many as 20 local food trucks will park along Deaderick Street between Fourth Avenue North and Fifth Avenue North. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Information


First Friday: Your Small Business Resource

First Friday offers individuals the opportunity to expand their knowledge on best business practices from some of the most successful business leaders in the county. E|Spaces, 1550 W. McEwen Drive, Suite 300. 7:30-9 a.m. Free. Information

Taste of Nashville

Nashville’s top taco restaurants will compete for “The Best Taco in Nashville.” Clementine Hall, 4710 Charlotte Ave. 6:30 p.m. All ticket proceeds and donations raised will benefit the Boys and Girls Club, Junior Achievement and more. Information


Artisan Craft Fair

The Hermitage Presbyterian Church to host annual artisan craft fair rain or shine. 421 Highland View Drive at Lebanon Road. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission and parking.

BabyPalooza & Maternity Expo

Live experience for new, expectant and hopeful parents. Feature include pre and postnatal health seminars, parenting workshops, baby registry 101 and more. Cool Springs Galleria. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Information

17th annual Art in the Park

L.L. Burns Park, Kingston Springs, is home to this annual art fest. Experience the spectacular craftsmanship, delicious food, music and more from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Information


IBC Breakfast with U.S. Ambassador to The Republic Of Korea

The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce International Business Council in partnership with the Tennessee Valley Authority and the U.S. Commercial Service present U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Korea Harry Harris in a conversation on the U.S. - Korea business relationship. The Southern, 150 3rd Ave S. 8-9:30 a.m. Fee: $35 with limited seating. Registration required for this event. Information

Chamber after Hours

Kicks & Connections with Nashville Soccer Club

Enjoy an opportunity to kick back, connect and cheer on the Nashville Soccer Club. Networking and refreshments 6-7 p.m. with kickoff at 7 p.m. First Tennessee Park, 19 Junior Gilliam Way. $45 for Chamber members, $65 for future members. Information

OCT. 10-13


A Nashville tradition celebrating 40 years of food, fun, crafts and music. Bicentennial Mall, 600 James Robertson Parkway. Oct. 10: 4-11p.m.; Oct. 11 &12: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; Oct. 13: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Information


Full Moon Pickin’ Parties

Enjoy these unique Friday night parties featuring bluegrass music performed by attendees as well as main acts. Percy Warner Park Equestrian Center. Food available, Water, soft drinks and up to four beers are included with admission. Adults: $20 advance, $25 day of; Youth (7-17): $7 advance, $10 day of; Children 6 and younger free. Pickers: $5 (no alcohol), $10 with beer. Season pass: $100. Proceeds benefit Warner Parks. 7-11 p.m. Information

Boo at the Zoo

Children dressed in their favorite costume are invited to enjoy carnival games, carousel rides, hayrides and trick-or-treating. The annual Halloween event is scheduled for 10 nights. Oct. 11-13, 18-20 and 24-27. Event does sell out, so it is recommended to purchase tickets in advance. 5-9 p.m. Information


Living History Tour

Tour the Nashville City Cemetery and learn from cemetery residents who “come alive” to tell stories of the role they played in Nashville’s history. This 20th year is titled “If Tombstones Could Talk: Triumph and Tragedy from the Wild, Wild Western Frontier.” Volunteers in full costume will portray former Nashville citizens and tell their stories. Nashville City Cemetery, 1001 4th Ave. South. First tour: 2-4 p.m.; second tour: 6-8 p.m. Fee: $5 and no refunds. Information


Night Market

Nashville Farmers’ Market hosts a night market the third Friday of every month. Rain or shine, 5-9 p.m. The restaurants and shops stay open late and there are artisans, farmers and live music. Free and family friendly. Nashville Farmers’ Market, 900 Rosa Parks Blvd. Information