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Engage Green: Saving April Showers

Presented by Team Green Adventures at Cumberland River Compact, Nashville

March 4, 2015

Join Team Green Adventures and Urban Green Lab each month as we invite you to get your hands dirty and your brains stimulated through workshops on a range of sustainability-related topics. This month, we'll be working with the Cumberland River Compact and Mill Creek Watershed Association to learn the benefits of collecting water at home, as well as participating in a hands-on demonstration of how to make your ...more


Free the Trees

Presented by Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood

February 1 - April 5, 2015

Put on your work boots and gloves, sharpen your trimmers and come to Owl's Hill to help free our beautiful trees from invasive honeysuckle and other exotic plants. This is a great opportunity...more

Perennial Plant Society Annual Plant Sale

Presented by Perennial Plant Society of Middle Tenn at The Fairgrounds Expo Center, Nashville

April 11, 2015

Nashville's Largest (and Best) Plant Sale! 

More than 400 varieties of plants, vines, and grasses for gardens large and small will be on sale. Expert advice on...more

Nutrition Workshop: CSA's 101

Presented by Team Green Adventures at Nashville Farmers' Market, Nashville

April 15, 2015

Better nutrition is a goal that shows up on everyone's to-do list at some point, but sometimes nutrition seems so commercialized you just don't know what to trust. That's why we've...more

Buster and Sheryl McLaury Horse Clinic

Presented by Horse Corner Farms at Horse Corner Farm, Lebanon

April 16 - April 19, 2015

Buster and Sheryl McLaury are acclaimed horse trainers and clinicians who tour the world helping people learn how to communicate with their horses and have a more satisfying experience for both...more

Rachel Brathen

Presented by Cannery Ballroom at Cannery Ballroom, Nashville

April 26, 2015

Swedish native Rachel Brathen is an author, motivational speaker and international yoga teacher residing in Aruba. After graduating school in Stockholm she traveled to Costa Rica and it was here...more

John Fogerty

Presented by Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel at Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel, Whites Creek

May 3, 2015

One extraordinatry year, John Fogerty performs the songs of Creedence Clearwater Revival "1969" Tour, which is the year Fogerty...more

Nature Fest 2015

Presented by Nature Fest Committee at Tennessee Tech - Pennebaker Hall, Cookeville

May 1 - May 4, 2015

Nature Fest is a four-day celebration of nature’s treasures in and around the Upper Cumberland. It includes hikes, lectures, workshops, presentations and activities focused on land, water,...more

Habitat for Humanity: Build Day

Presented by Team Green Adventures

May 9, 2015

Team Green is once again joining forces to improve our community by volunteering with Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County on their spring build in Fairview! We will be helping to construct a...more

Urban Gardening Festival 2015

Presented by Master Gardeners of Davidson County at UT Extension Demonstration Garden - Ellington Agricultural Center, Nashville

May 16, 2015

Urban Gardening Festival is a free event for the community hosted annually by the Master Gardeners of Davidson County at its Demonstration Garden on the campus of Ellington Agricultural Center in...more

Bonnaroo 2015

Presented by Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, Manchester

June 11 - June 14, 2015

The 14th year of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival will take place Thursday, June 11, through Sunday, June 14.

Bonnaroo is a four-day, multi-stage camping festival held...more

Nerd Night at Belle Meade Plantation - Victorian Astronomy & Star-Gazing

Presented by Belle Meade Plantation at Belle Meade Plantation, Nashville

June 18, 2015

Come out to Belle Meade Plantation for star-gazing. We'll start with drinks in our winery's garden patio, then retire to the Boxwood Garden to enjoy the night sky. Learn about the...more

Barenaked Ladies with Violent Femmes and Colin Hay

Presented by Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel at Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel, Whites Creek

July 13, 2015

Barenaked Ladies will be heading back out on the road this summer for their 2015 Last Summer on Earth Tour. Joined by special guests...more

Gear Workshop: Intro to Day Hiking

Presented by Team Green Adventures at Cumberland Transit West, Nashville

August 12, 2015

Learn the basics about day hiking gear, including what to pack and how to pack it, at Cumberland Transit's West End store!


Perseids Meteor Shower

Presented by Team Green Adventures at Natchez Trace Parkway, Nashville

August 12, 2015

Perseids Meteor Shower


Nineteenth Century Music & Pickin' Party

Presented by Belle Meade Plantation at Belle Meade Plantation, Nashville

August 20, 2015

Enjoy the dog days of summer on the back porch at Belle Meade Mansion. We'll have a pickin' party and jam session with our music historian, Matt Klinedinst, while we learn about...more

Tennessee State Fair

Presented by Tennessee State Fair at The Fairgrounds Expo Center, Nashville

September 11 - September 20, 2015

Tennessee is experiencing a time of growth unlike any other time in the past 100 years. Residents from all over the state flock to Nashville during the ten days of the fair for fun, entertainment,...more

Gear Workshop: Intro to Backpacking

Presented by Team Green Adventures at Cumberland Transit West, Nashville

September 23, 2015

Want to hit the trails for an overnight trip, but aren't sure what you need to get started? We've got some Beginner and Intermediate Backpacking trips coming up this fall, so to help get...more

Gear Workshop: Cold Weather Cycling

Presented by Team Green Adventures at Cumberland Transit West, Nashville

October 14, 2015

Want to hit the road or trails for some rides this fall, but are feeling deterred by the colder temperatures? We've got some road and mountain bike rides coming up this fall, so to help get...more

Orionid Meteor Shower

Presented by Team Green Adventures at Natchez Trace Parkway, Nashville

October 21, 2015

The Orionids is an smaller shower producing about 20 meteors per hour at it's peak after midnight. One of the best viewing locations around Nashville for a show like this is along the Natchez...more

Leonids Meteor Shower

Presented by Team Green Adventures

November 17, 2015

The Leonids is typically one of the better meteor showers to observe, producing an average of 40 meteors per hour at their peak. One of the best viewing locations around Nashville for a show like...more

The Trails at Fontanel

Presented by The Fontanel Mansion & Farm at The Fontanel Mansion & Farm, Whites Creek

June 7, 2010 - Ongoing

The Trails at Fontanel are a treasured escape for hikers, mountain bikers and nature lovers. See the map online for detailed...more

"Rocky Topper" Daytime Spelunking Adventure

Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

This adventure trip through Rocky Top’s rocky bottom will give the first-time spelunker a taste of the untamed-underground...more

"Higgenbotham's Revenge" Daytime Spelunking Adventure

Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

Aaron Higgenbotham never forgot his time spent in Cumberland Caverns. Neither will you! Follow the steps of the...more

"What Waits Below" Overnight Spelunking Adventure

Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

The ultimate Spelunk-Tacular Adventure. If you want an adventure trip your group will talk about for years to come,...more

Music City Zips at Fontanel

Presented by Music City Zips and Adventureworks, Inc at The Fontanel Mansion & Farm, Whites Creek

May 4, 2013 - Ongoing

Music City Zips - Zippers sail through a canopy course in the Fontanel forest on steel cables among eight zip lines which vary in length from 200 to 900 feet. Tour Guides accompany tours and...more

All Around the Mountain - Overnight Spelunking Adventure

Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

If you wanted more caving, this is the trip for you. This trip combines "...more

"Parts Unknown" Daytime Spelunking Adventure

Presented by Cumberland Caverns at Cumberland Caverns, McMinnville

April 18, 2012 - Ongoing

A stroll through the darkness of the Ten Acre Room leads you to the beginning of this caving adventure. You will begin your...more

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