Archive for the ‘East Nashville’ Category
We have a little house envy for this 1900 built, fully renovated Victorian home in the heart of Lockeland Springs! Just two houses down from the former Mad Donnas and steps from East Nashville’s Five Points, the 2,900 square foot, 4 bedroom, 3 full bathroom house has ev-er-y-thing. A fenced-in front yard, a huge front porch, original restored 116 year old brick galore, a huge eat-in island in the beauifully renovated kitchen, tons of windows and natural light, an original restored claw foot tub in the massive renovated master bathroom, additional flex space, large back deck and fenced-in backyard. This is the quintessential East Nashville dream home!
East Nashville is not only one of the hottest neighborhoods in the city but in the country as well. Full of creatives, young professionals, and young families, there’s plenty to do no matter how you like to spend your time. Across from East Park is Turnip Truck’s newly renovated organic grocery market, the perfect place to pick up what you need to stock your kitchen, or grab lunch from the hot food bar or smoothie/juice counter. Just blocks from Five Points, the Shoppes on Fatherland is a charming row of shops like Whiskey Water Boutique and Project 615 and eats like A Matter of Taste (AMOT) and Local Taco.
Fitness is finding its way to East Nashville as well, including options like Verticity indoor cycling studio, Well Body Pilates, Hot Yoga East Nashville, and Title Boxing’s newest location. Five Points serves as the epicenter of East Nashville’s social scene and is home to some of the city’s favorite neighborhood bars as well as family friendly restaurants like Five Points Pizza. Bordering East Nashville is Shelby Park, 336 acres of running and biking paths, a dog park, a golf course, and more.
At the heart of East Nashville, it’s not unusual to see couples walking dogs, families pushing strollers, runners, and groups of friends out and about in Lockeland Springs at any given time. Neighbors here are proud to call East Nashville home.
It’s funny how much can change in just a few years. In roughly a decade, East Nashville has gone from a mecca for artists on a budget, to a deal on a first home, to a sought after community. The northern part of East Nashville, with its own zip code, is charming Inglewood. Quieter than East Nashville but with easy access to the same growing list of hot spots, Inglewood is known for its historic cottage style homes, recently peppered with new builds as well, and for several of its own shops and eateries that Nashvillians come from all over the city to enjoy. These are our favorites!
You have not experienced all that Nashville has to offer if you haven’t eaten at Mitchell Deli. You absolutely cannot go wrong with any of their fresh vegetables, local meats, and amazing bread. These are sandwiches you must have in your life. A favorite stop in Inglewood! We also love Village Pub & Beer Garden. They have the most delicious soft pretzels (that you can have made into a sandwich!) plus a patio for this perfect fall weather.
The original Dose Coffee is in West End, but they recently opened a new location in Inglewood! Stop by this quaint coffee shop for breakfast or come by with friends in the afternoon for a little pick-me-up.
Old Made Good has made its mark in the homes of Nashville residents! With refurnished finds and whimsical décor and gifts, this is always a fun shop to browse through. If you live in Inglewood chances are you have a record player at home! Add some new vinyl finds to your collection from Fond Object Records. The Riverside Village Pharmacy has all the soaps, supplements, and sundries you could possibly need!
THINGS TO SEE
With a Nature Center, a Greenway, a golf course, urban community gardening, a B-Cycle station and more, Shelby Bottoms Park could keep you busy for days! Go for a walk or run, take the dog, play 18 holes, bike for miles, and so much more. Being close to the park is a major perk of living in Inglewood!
WHERE TO LIVE
Though the competition for homes in Inglewood has been on the rise, there are numerous homes on the market that may perfectly suit your needs! A brand new 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath house (1,890 square feet) is listed at $369,900. A quintessential Inglewood cottage built in 1938 (updated) has 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths (2,228 square feet) and is listed at $419,900. Thinking a little smaller? There’s a newly renovated cottage with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms (1018 square feet) listed at $249,000!
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Pumpkins, costumes, and candy corn, oh my! With all things Halloween in full force, we wanted to give you a quick list of festive events all around town. Here are some of our favorites:
Salemtown Halloween Block Party
This family-friendly event will take place on Saturday, October 29th from 6pm-9pm on the 1600 block of 5th Avenue North. There will be food trucks, games, live entertainment, trick or treating, prizes and more.
Nashville Ghost Tours
Ready to hear some ghost stories? Take the Nashville Ghost tour through November 15th. There are three options: Haunted Nashville Downtown tour, Haunted Tavern tour, and Nashville Hearse tour. Tickets range from $15-$25.
Day of the Dead Tequila Festival
Tequila, music, and food…what more could you ask for? The Day of the Dead Tequila Festival will take place Friday, October 28th from 6pm-9pm at the Pavilion East. Tickets are $29 in advance.
Battle for the Bones
What’s a better way to spend the holiday than listening to music while raising money for a good cause? The Big 98 is raising money for cancer research while throwing the biggest costume party in Nashville. The event takes place at Cannery Row on October 28th and the lineup features Chase Rice, Locash, Luke Combs, Craig Campbell, DJ Sinister, Brett Young and Michael Tyler. Tickets start at $40.
Something Wicked-Nashville Ballet
The Nashville Ballet is performing Something Wicked at TPAC from October 20-22. Tickets as low as $28.
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