Wine on the Veranda Art Show Sneak Peek and Artist Showcase

May 27, 2014

In partnership with the Smyrna Arts Commission, the Historic Sam Davis Home & Plantation will be hosting an art show during the Wine on the Veranda event on May 30, 2014. For a chance to speak with the local artists participating in the show about their work and give visitors a chance to see what will be available for purchase on the night of the event, a Wine on the Veranda Art Show Sneak Peek and Artist Showcase will take place on the Tuesday before the event, May 27, 2014 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Enjoy light refreshments while hearing about the passion and skill behind the works of art while browsing the museum and the pieces on display. Admission is free of charge. Click here for information on submitting a piece of work to the art show.

Wine on the VerandaWine On The Veranda

May 30, 2014

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Wine on the Veranda at the Sam Davis Home goes beyond a wine tasting, featuring a variety of wines expertly paired and showcased with foods from local restaurants.  This event not only focuses on wine tastings, but also grants an opportunity to learn how to pair the best wine with your meal and explore the pairing of the two. Guests will enjoy tours of the museum, browse and purchase local art in partnership with the Smyrna Arts Commission, and listen to live jazz performed by Krewe to accompany this evening of spirited fun.

Your ticket grants you admission to the event and admission for a tour of the Sam Davis Home and Museum on Saturday, May 31, as well as a souvenir glass for tasting to take home. 

If you would like to make the most of your weekend and avoid the stress of driving home, you can reserve a room at the Holiday Inn Express in Smyrna for a special rate. By mentioning "The Sam Davis Home," guests can book a King room for $99 or a Suite room for $119 and be shuttled to and from Wine on the Veranda.

Complimentary valet parking will also be provided. 

Wine on the Veranda is sponsored by Lightning 100, Lipman Brothers, Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau, MidSouth Bank, Smyrna's Divine Wine & Spirits, Howell Enterprises, Inc., Raborn Insurance, Stevens & Stevens, PLLC, Committee to Re-Elect Judge Keta Barnes, FirstBank, Smyrna/Rutherford County Airport Authority, Morgan Stanley, LaVergne Beverage Depot, Bill & Trish Nash, Barbara Vincion, Ben & Margie Weatherford, Gil's Ace Hardware, and The Market. Information about becoming a sponsor is available here.

Food will be provided by Maple Street Grill, Jo's Custom Cakes and Catering, Jim 'n Nicks, Legends Steakhouse, Carriage Lane Inn, Vintage Cakes and Catering, and more. 

Tickets to the event are $45 per person and $30 for designated drivers/youth 18-20.  There is a limited availability of tickets, and the event will take place rain or shine. Reservations and ticket purchases can be made by contacting the Sam Davis Home at (615) 459-2341 or visiting


For information on any of these events please contact the Sam Davis Home at (615) 459-2341 or through email.

Your ticket purchase or event attendance gives the Sam Davis Home, its representatives, and the media authorization to use and reproduce any video and/or photographs of you and your party.