Cheekwood in Bloom

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Presented by Cheekwood Estate & Gardens at Cheekwood Estate & Gardens, Nashville TN

Mar 17
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Apr 15
Cheekwood in Bloom

Cheekwood In Bloom

There’s no place more beautiful than Cheekwood in Bloom at springtime, as more than 150,000 blooms spill from our gardens creating a color experience you won’t forget. Snowdrops, crocus, hyacinths, daffodils, magnolias, redbuds, and dogwoods are also in on the act, putting on an unforgettable show as warmer weather and longer days arrive in Nashville. With six weekends of family activities, entertainment and plenty of natural inspiration, we can’t think of a better way to celebrate the change of seasons.

Flower House

Cheekwood brings the beauty of the spring season to life by transforming the Arboretum Lawn into a colorful flower village, featuring a flower cottage made of pretty petunias.

Beer Garden

Enjoy a beer in an actual garden! Gather with friends for food trucks, live music, seasonal beers, and craft cocktails set among Cheekwood’s spring gardens.The Beer Garden is open every Saturday and Sunday of Cheekwood in Bloom from 11 am to 4 pm.

 

CHEEKWOOD IN BLOOM THEMED WEEKENDS

Celebrate Cheekwood’s gardens with themed programming each weekend.

March 17: Welcome, Spring featuring Edible Kitchen
March 24: Outside In – From the Gardens to the Mansion
March 31: Spring Art Hop
April 7: Arboretum Day
April 14: Howe Garden 50th Anniversary Celebration / Drop Everything and Read Day

FEATURED WEEKEND ACTIVITIES

Saturday, April 14

‘ART’ivity
10 am – 2 pm | Arboretum Lawn
(Journal-making)

Garden Activity
10 am – 2 pm | Arboretum Lawn
(Anatomy of a Rain Garden in Howe Garden; Rain Gardens and Water Filtration)

Beer Garden Open
11 am – 4 pm

Food Trucks Open
11 am – 4 pm | Beer Garden

Live Music by Classical Guitar Duo with Ryan Casey
11 am – 3 pm | Beer Garden

Afoot & Lighthearted: Writing in Bloom
11 am – 2 pm | Classroom and Gardens
(A creative writing workshop led by Bonnie Whitehouse. Registration only.)

Children’s Storytime in Gardens
10 am – 2 pm

Mobile Libraries

Guided Garden Tour
11 am and 3 pm | Meet at Visitor Services

Mansion Tour
12 pm and 2 pm | Meet in front of the Mansion

Tree Climbing Planet
10 am – 2 pm | Arboretum Lawn

Panel Discussion about Arboretum and Emerald Ash Borer
12 pm | Massey Auditorium

Nashville Tree Foundation Info Table
All Day | Arboretum Lawn

 

Sunday, April 15

Beer Garden Open
11 am – 4 pm

Food Trucks Open
11 am – 4 pm

Live Music by Cy Winstanley 
11 am – 3 pm | Beer Garden

Yoga in the Gardens led by a certified instructor from Foundation Wellness, LLC
1 pm | Wills Perennial Garden

Behind the Scenes: Sixty Years of Collecting at Cheekwood
2 pm | Meet at Visitors Services

Guided Garden Tour
11 am and 3 pm | Meet at Visitor Services

Mansion Tour
12 pm and 2 pm | Meet in front of the mansion

 

 

 

Source: cheekwood.org

ADMISSION INFO

$20/Adults
$18/Seniors (65+)
$16/College Students w/ ID
$13/Youth (3-17)
Free/2 and Under
50% MILITARY DISCOUNT for military personnel with current military ID

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LOCATION

Cheekwood Estate & Gardens

1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, TN 37205

Full map and directions

PARKING INFO

$5/Car

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