SECOND SATURDAY AT 5 POINTS!
THIS SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2012
Several East Nashville galleries and businesses have banded together to create this fun evening celebrating the arts, small business, and the joy of getting out of the house on a Saturday night.
Each month, we hope to showcase as many of the wonderful places there are to visit in East Nashville as we possibly can, and hopefully entice all of Nashville to travel over the river to discover what a great community it is. This is an ongoing endeavor which will occur on the second Saturday of every month.
WHEN: Saturday, May 12, 2012
HOURS: 6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. (Check individual listings for different or expanded hours.)
For this upcoming Second Saturday, The Shops at 1108 Woodland Street (The Idea Hatchery) have hatched a plan to get you dancing! DJ Heather Dryden ( of Alley Cat fame) will be spinning vinyl from 6:00pm-9:30pm. The shops will also be offering snacks and refreshments.
ALEGRIA: (1108F Woodland Street / 615.227.8566)
Alegria specializes in high end leather goods for men and women, unique gifts, jewelry by local artists, accessories, soaps and candles.
ART & INVENTION GALLERY: (1106 Woodland St. / 615.226.2070)
Art & Invention Gallery focuses on inventiveness in fine art, craft and original furniture.
We have a lot of new art work and jewelry, and would love for you to check out all the great things we have as gifts for MOM (and any other family member for that matter!)
Bret MacFadyen has created many new furniture pieces out of reclaimed metal and wood, so if you are looking for just the right accent to set off a room, come see what he has to offer.
Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 11:00 am – 6:00pm
Sundays from noon to 5:00 pm
Monday – Thursday, by appointment
BACK EAST: (1110 Woodland St. / 615.226.1015)
This East Nashville antique shop is full of interesting vintage and handmade items, showcasing everything from vintage furniture to jewelry.
Hours: Thursday – Saturday, 11:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday, noon- 5:00pm
BRYANT GALLERY:( 1113 Woodland Street / 615.650.0063)
Come see Bryant Gallery’s First Birthday and All-Stars Show (May 12 – June 30, 2012)
Bryant Gallery All-Stars Show will feature 22 artists that have shown their work at the gallery during the past year.
Participating Artists: Andee Rudloff, Beth Seiters, Bill Brimm, Donna Rizzo, Doug Stevenson, Gary White, Grant Garmezy, Green Daniel, Heather Lose, Hunt Adams, John Reed, Katie Gonzalez, Lena Lucas, Libby Byler, Lucian Nicholson, Lydia Wilson, Mary Sue Kern, Marty Yonts, Nola Jane & Hugh, Ruth Zelanski, Stacey Irvin. There will be CAKE!
Gallery Hours: Saturday & Sunday, noon-5:00pm / Weekdays, by appointment
EAST GARDEN: (1108D Woodland Street / 615.226.6670)
Come and see all the new jewelry, gift items, vintage, new soap, new candles that have arrived at The East Garden!
The East Garden is known as the place to get tasteful, quality fresh flowers, wedding flower services, gifts and vintage home items at a fair and reasonable price. The shop will be chock full of beautiful flowers for you to pick up for your special valentine! And, if you prefer, you can order an arrangement to be sent instead!
FAIRYTALES BOOKSTORE: (114 B South 11th Street / 615.915.1960)
Specializing in books, toys, arts and crafts for kids 0-17yrs. Come in and see our great selection! Join us on Second Saturday for an evening story time.. “Magnificent Magda’s Second Saturday P.J. Party” with Magda the story spider at 6:30pm.
HOURS: Tuesday-Friday 12pm-7pm / Saturday and Sunday 10am-6pm / Monday-Closed
FANNY’S HOUSE OF MUSIC: (1101 Holly St. / 615.750.5746)
Fanny’s House of Music is staying open late for Second Saturday, so invite your friends and family to come out and play. Fanny’s is East Nashville’s full service music store with new, used, vintage instruments, repair, and instruction!
HOURS: Monday – Saturday, 11:00am – 6:00pm / Sunday, noon- 5:00pm
5 POINTS DIGITAL IMAGING: (1108A Woodland Street / 615.591.1557)
Servicing commercial accounts, the fine art community and end users alike, 5 Points Digital Imaging offers onsite consultation with prospective customers, and provides creative solutions to their printing needs.
GOODBUY GIRLS: (1108E Woodland Street / 615.281.9447)
Goodbuy Girls specializes in new contemporary items and vintage pieces for all occasions – in particular, honky-tonkin’, going to Red Door, 5 Spot, Foo Bar, or attending a shot-gun wedding. Most notable is their selection of used cowboy boots and their $5 Goodbuy of the Day listed daily at http://goodbuygirlsnashville.com
THE GREEN WAGON: (1100 Forrest Avenue / (615) 891-1878)
The Green Wagon will be featuring a local brewery, distillery, or winery every month as well as a featured local artist and non-profit. In addition to raising awareness about the non-profits in our community the featured non-profit will receive 10% of sales from the evening.
This month our brewery is The Black Abbey Brewing Company, our artist is Patric Arena, and we will be donating a portion of our profits to East Nasty Running Club. What could be better–Eat, drink, and shop local for a good cause at The Green Wagon this Saturday!
HIP ZIPPER: (1008 Forrest Avenue / 615.228.1942)
Hip Zipper will be joining the rest of the 5 Points Merchants, staying open until 9:30.
They have a plethora of newly-added vintage stock, including TONS of sweet vintage jewelry, summer dresses, men’s vintage clothing, shoes, bow ties & other accessories.
And this does not even count the KILLER Men’s & Women’s Hats, HATS & more HATS – JUST in time for the Iroquois Steeplechase, and of course – refreshments to cool you down.
I DREAM OF WEENIE: (113 South 11th Street / 615.226.2622)
Located in the heart of East Nashville’s 5-points, I Dream of Weenie is known both for its quirky modified VW bus and yummy signature charcoal-grilled weenies served on a fresh-baked artisan bun . Get one “to go” or grab a blanket to enjoy a picnic on the lawn.
Have one of our standard menu items, like the hometown favorite “Rebel Yelp” or try our Second Saturday special… a local brat from Porter Road Butcher braised in dos perros with beer-braised homemade kraut.
All are available on your choice of a premium all-beef, turkey, or tofu weenie.
MOSS: (1108C Woodland Street / 615.973.3440)
Moss is a clothing boutique for women featuring contemporary, eclectic styles with a little something for everyone.
At this month’s Second Saturday, Moss is excited to be hosting a trunk show for local hand bag designer Deborah Vale.
PIED PIPER CREAMERY: (114 A South 11th Street / 615.227.4114)
Pied Piper will be open for Second Saturday to fulfill your ice cream dreams.
THIS OKTIPUS:(1108B Woodland Street / 615.713.0241)
This Oktipus Printing Company features an array of letterpressed goods, fine stationery, and nostalgic ephemera.
This Oktipus makes custom invitations, posters, and stationery, printed on an antique Vandercook Letterpress. In addition, This Oktipus features quill pens, Italian inks, vintage notebooks, wax seals, and boasts a letter writing station replete with things to make your letter beautiful. Write a letter and save a post office!
WONDERS ON WOODLAND: (1110 Woodland St. / 615.226.5300)
East Nashville’s fun little antique shop is full of interesting finds for the collector and vintage lover on your shopping list, showcasing everything from antiques and primitives, to home accessories and vintage jewelry.
Thursday – Saturday, 11:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday, noon- 5:00pm