Events for May 22, 2015Open: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Through November 1 Jaume Plensa: Human Landscape
May 22 Spanish Nights
6:00 – 9:00 pm
Join us for Spanish Nights inspired by Cheekwood’s exhibition, Human Landscape, featuring works by Barcelona based artist Jaume Plensa. Explore his art both in the gardens and the museum while experiencing the sounds and culture of Spain. It will be a night filled with music, live performances, and so much more!
• Duo Sudeste | classical Spanish guitar
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Literary Garden
• Live poetry inspired by and written exclusively for the exhibition presented by Southern Word
6:00 pm, 6:30 pm, & 7:30 pm | Herb Garden
• Trilingual Poetry Reading presented by Vanderbilt’s Graduate Department of Spanish
7:00 pm | Museum of Art – Learning Gallery
• Flamenco presented by Pasión Flamenca
8:00 pm | Herb Garden
May 22 Fitness Fridays
Gates open at 7:00 am
Fitness Fridays are free to members.
Regular gate admission applies for non-members.
Get moving and enjoy nature with great opportunities to stay active. You won’t find a more beautiful workout space in the city. All activities are free with gate admission and meet at the Visitor Services Center.
7:30 am – Yoga in the Garden*
8:30 am – Boot Camp*
9:30 am – Tai Chi in the Japanese Garden*
9:30 am – Mommy Fit Camp
*Led by certified instructors from the Green Hills YMCA
May 22 Spanish Wine & Tapas
6:00 pm & 7:45 pm seatings
$60 per person / Limited seating; registration required.
Click on the times above to register.
Enjoy a unique dining experience featuring the distinct flavors of Spain. A certified wine specialist will be on hand to lead guests through five Spanish wines which will be paired with fantastic tapas prepared by the Pineapple Room’s Chef. Embrace the spirit of decadent Spanish dining and stay to explore lively Spanish culture and breathtaking art in Cheekwood's museum and gardens!