Signature Events at The Store

Celebrate, Engage, Inspire: Transforming Lives Through Our Annual Events

Join us throughout the year at our signature events designed to engage our community, inspire action, and transform lives. From laughter-filled evenings and talent showcases to meaningful volunteer opportunities and holiday cheer, there’s a way for everyone to get involved and support our mission. Your participation directly contributes to combating food insecurity in Middle Tennessee, all while having a memorable time of fund, purpose, and community.

For information on tickets, sponsorships, or volunteering for any of our signature events, please email events@thestore.org.   

Groceries with Dignity, Comedy Without

Join us for an unforgettable night where humor meets heart at our “Groceries with Dignity, Comedy Without” fundraiser presented by Nationwide and Brad Paisley and Kimberly Williams-Paisley. This exclusive comedy event promises not just to fill the room with laughter but to unite us all for a cause that touches lives – ensuring that every family, every neighbor in Middle Tennessee has access to the healthy, fresh food they deserve.  Sign up to get updates on our next comedy event.  

Date:
2025 Date TBD

Time:
TBD

Venue:
Zanie’s Comedy Night Club
2025 8th Ave S.
Nashville, TN 37204

Back to School Bash

The Store’s “Back to School with Dignity Bash,” is an event where community, joy, and support come together to ensure every child has a bright start to the new school year. It’s a day filled with fun, where families experiencing food insecurity can gather with volunteers to receive essential school supplies and resources, all in an atmosphere of dignity and celebration. Perfect for families looking to volunteer, this event also features an item drive, inviting the broader community to contribute to the success and preparedness of our young learners.

Date & Time:
July 27, 2024 1:00-3:00

Location:
The Store
2009 12th Ave S.
Nashville, TN 37204
and the adjacent
Belmont Ministry Center

The Store presents Nashville's Got Talent

Step into the spotlight at “Nashville’s Got Talent,” where corporate leaders take the stage, not for board meetings or business deals, but to showcase their hidden talents!  This unforgettable evening shines a spotlight on the hidden talents of our corporate community, as executives and professionals take the stage, not to pitch ideas or close deals, but to sing, dance, and perform their way into your hearts. It’s more than just a talent show; it’s a powerful statement of commitment and creativity in support of The Store’s mission to combat food insecurity. Join us for a night of entertainment, laughter, and inspiration, where every performance contributes to providing dignity, love, and nourishment to our neighbors in need.  Sign up to receive updates on our event.  View sponsorship opportunities here.  

Date:
September 12th, 2024

Venue:
The City Winery
609 Lafayette St.
Nashville, TN 37203

 

Toy Store

The Toy Store makes the holiday season into a celebration of community, choice, and joy for our neighbors in need. Here, generous donations from our community members light up the lives of families experiencing food insecurity, offering them the unique opportunity to choose the ideal holiday gifts for their children. It’s more than just a gift drive; it’s a place where dignity and love guide every interaction, ensuring every family can delight in the joy of the season. Volunteers play a crucial role, sorting gifts, accompanying our shoppers in selecting the perfect presents, and ultimately making the holiday season bright and memorable for all involved.  Sign up for updates here or view sponsorship opportunities.

Date:
December 13-14, 2024

Location:
The Store
2009 12th Ave S.
Nashville, TN 37204
and the adjacent
Belmont Ministry Center