Family Friendly Events in Middle Tennessee

 

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Southeast Regional Daffodil Show @ Cheekwood

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

This spring, the Middle Tennessee Daffodil Society (MTDS) will host the annual Southeast Regional Daffodil Show, approved by the American Daffodil Society. The show is open to the public Saturday, March 26 from 1 PM – 5 PM and Sunday, March 27 from 9 AM – 3 PM. The show will feature divisions for horticulture, photography and floral design, ...

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Holi Celebration @ Cheekwood

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

Join Cheekwood as we celebrate Holi, the Hindu “Festival of Spring” and “Festival of Colors.” This educational event will introduce visitors to the vibrant sights, sounds, and colors of Indian culture. Hands-on activities for all ages, tasty fare from local restaurants, and music and dance performances will shine against the thousands of blooming bulbs. Holi ...

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Cheekwood in Bloom

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

Cheekwood in Bloom - 10th Anniversary Celebration   There’s no place more beautiful than Cheekwood in the spring as more than 250,000 tulips, daffodils and spring blooming bulbs spill from our gardens, creating a colorful, showstopping experience you won’t forget. Magnolias, redbuds, and dogwoods are also in on the act as warmer weather and longer ...

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Holiday Lights at Cheekwood

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

Savor the sights and sounds of the season at Cheekwood and make lasting holiday memories with fun activities for all ages. Our enchanting Holiday LIGHTS experience is Nashville’s favorite holiday tradition, with one mile of lights glowing throughout the gardens. Santa will not be on-site during Holiday LIGHTS, but children can still get their wish lists to him. ...

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El Día de los Muertos

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

El Día de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead, is one of the most important celebrations in Mexico and Latin America. The festivals, known for their colorful decorations, energetic music, and elaborate displays, demonstrate the culture’s strong sense of love and respect for ancestors while celebrating the continuance of life. Each year, Cheekwood brings ...

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El Día de los Muertos

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

El Día de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead, is one of the most important celebrations in Mexico and Latin America. The festivals, known for their colorful decorations, energetic music, and elaborate displays, demonstrate the culture’s strong sense of love and respect for ancestors while celebrating the continuance of life. Each year, Cheekwood brings ...

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El Día de los Muertos

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

El Día de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead, is one of the most important celebrations in Mexico and Latin America. The festivals, known for their colorful decorations, energetic music, and elaborate displays, demonstrate the culture’s strong sense of love and respect for ancestors while celebrating the continuance of life. Each year, Cheekwood brings ...

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Halloween Pooch Parade

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

Bring your favorite four-legged friend to Cheekwood for our annual Halloween Pooch Parade! Vendors 4 Paws Pastries Sarah Shearer Art Paws Down the Aisle Volunteer State Doberman Rescue Proverbs 12:10 Spotted Dog Bakery Crossroads Campus Food Trucks Bag Lady’s Nashville Chicken and Waffles King of Pops More information and schedule coming soon! RESERVE TICKETS  |  ...

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Annual Bonsai @ Cheekwood

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

July 17, 2021 – July 18, 2021   |   10:00 AM - 3 PM Annual Bonsai Show Calling all bonsai enthusiasts! Join us for our Annual Bonsai Show on July 17th and 18th from 10 AM – 3 PM each day. Demonstrations will be from 1 PM – 3 PM on Saturday. This tradition highlighting the unique art ...

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Arbor Day @ Cheekwood

Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN

April 30, 2021   |   9 AM - 5 PM Celebrate Arbor Day on April 30 with a nature walk through the Arboretum at Cheekwood! Cheekwood was awarded National Accreditation as a Level 2 Arboretum by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum, for achieving standards of professional practices deemed important for arboreta and ...

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