Urban Design Forum

Urban Design Forum


The Nashville Urban Design Forum was founded in 1995, and meets monthly to discuss the role Design plays in the city and around the world.

Urban design forums promote cross-disciplinary understanding of urban design amongst urban professionals; raise awareness of the benefits of urban design; provide a forum for discussion of design-based approaches that are relevant to the development and management of Nashville's neighborhoods and the city as a whole. 

Free for Members, $10 for Non-Members

Thanks to Yazoo Brewing Company for being a sponsor of the Urban Design Forum.

Upcoming Events

PARK(ing) Day 2017

PARK(ing) Day 2017

What is PARK(ing) Day?

Sign up to create your parklet

Pick out your a parking spot you would like to occupy. Use the map to see where other parklets will be. 

Once you have figured out your spot - fill out the waiver

Design and plan how you will create your parklet. Use the PARK(ing) Day Manual to see best practices for creating parklets from the creaters of PARK(ing) Day.

Have your parklet built by 10am on Friday, September 15, 2017 so it can be entered to win a Golden Cone Award! Golden Cone judges will be judging parklets from 10am to 3pm during PARK(ing) Day, be sure your parklet is looking its finest!

After PARK(ing) Day please join us at the Annual Golden Cone Awards and see if you won!

Not sure if you completed the waiver? Find out HERE!

Past Events

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