Thursday, January 23, 7 p.m.
Mad Donna’s, 1313 Woodland St.
To us, painting and drinking go together like peas and carrots. So count us in to unleash our inner Van Gogh at this two-hour art class, where local artist Sara Beigle will teach us how to paint the starry Nashville skyline.
Deal nearby: Fond Object
Friday, January 24 to Sunday, January 26
Nashville Flea Market: WinterFest
The Nashville Expo Center, 625 Smith Ave.
Held during the final weekend of each month, the Nashville Flea Market is like a weirder, homegrown Walmart that sells Amish furniture and antique radios instead of groceries and iPod accessories. Admission is free and parking is cheap. Pro-tip:bring walking shoes!
Deal nearby: Peg Leg Porker
Sunday, January 26, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Swing Dance, featuring Rick Jobe & Tuxedo Junction
Nashville Farmers’ Market, 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd.
Jump, jive and wail your way through Sunday afternoon at this free dance, with music provided by a charismatic front man and his sharply-dressed swing band. (Vegas, baby, Vegas!)
Deal nearby: Red Bicycle Coffee & Crepes