filter happenings:

Virtual Tots

March 07, 2020 – December 31, 2020

As Cheekwood’s Tots! program is temporarily suspended, we are sharing activities for parents and tots to activate at home.

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Chihuly Nights

July 18, 2020 – January 10, 2021 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

See the stunning works of Dale Chihuly at night during Chihuly Nights!

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Chihuly at Cheekwood

July 18, 2020 – January 10, 2021 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Chihuly at Cheekwood features artwork in both indoor and outdoor settings, including two new works which are being designed specifically for the exhibition.

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Weekend Wellness

September 19, 2020 – November 01, 2020 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

We're partnering with Small World Yoga and The Yogi Bassist to offer weekend wellness programs!

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Cheekwood Harvest

September 19, 2020 – November 01, 2020

We're celebrating all things fall with 7 weekends of Harvest activities and entertainment!

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Dog Nights of Harvest

September 23, 2020 – October 28, 2020 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

We're going to the dogs! Pack up the whole family and join us for dog-friendly nights in the garden select Wednesday evenings during Cheekwood Harvest!

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Wellness Wednesdays

September 23, 2020 – October 28, 2020 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

We're partnering with Forest Therapy Nashville and TriLuna Wellness to offer wellness programs on Wednesdays! 

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SOLD OUT – Mosaic Garden Stones

September 26, 2020 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Join Nashville artist Kay Kennedy for a workshop that is sure to add visual interest to your garden!

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SOLD OUT – Fall Floral Wreaths

September 26, 2020 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Design your own fall wreath with the help of Cheekwood gardener, Shannon Pruitt.

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Virtual Japanese Moon Viewing

September 27, 2020 – October 01, 2020

Join Cheekwood for a virtual celebration of the annual Otsukimi, the Japanese Moon Viewing festival.

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SOLD OUT – Botanical Watercolors for Beginners: Sunflowers

October 03, 2020 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Get in the harvest spirit with a botanical drawing and painting class featuring a quintessential fall bloom!

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SOLD OUT – Succulent Pumpkin Centerpieces

October 03, 2020 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Impress your guests with a succulent pumpkin centerpiece!

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Fall for Chihuly

October 07, 2020 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive evening in the gardens to raise funds for Cheekwood’s Free School Initiatives.

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Meditative Mandalas

October 10, 2020 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Learn about mandalas, which hold symbolic and meditative qualities!

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SOLD OUT – Autumn Containers

October 10, 2020 12:30 – 2:00 PM

Design and assemble a colorful fall container arrangement with Cheekwood gardener Shannon Pruitt.

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CANCELLED – Songwriters Under the Stars

October 16, 2020 – October 17, 2020

This event has been cancelled.

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SOLD OUT – Introduction to Night Photography

October 17, 2020 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

David Duplessis of Tennessee Photographs will teach you the basic principles and concepts of night photography in one of the best night-time settings – Chihuly at Cheekwood!

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Mini Zen Gardens

October 18, 2020 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Join Kelly Savoca, owner of Cotton & Moss for an afternoon of zen!

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Beaded Jewelry Basics

October 24, 2020 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Learn the basics of beaded jewelry with Joy Walling, owner of OmiBeads!

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SOLD OUT – Tree I.D.

October 24, 2020 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Connect with Cheekwood’s Vice President of Gardens Peter Grimaldi for a closer look into common trees in Tennessee.

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Virtual El Día de los Muertos

October 27, 2020 – November 02, 2020

Join Cheekwood for a virtual celebration of El Día de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead.

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Pup Portraits

October 31, 2020 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Discover your inner pupcasso while creating a portrait of your furry (or scaly or feathery) friend!

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October 31, 2020 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

You're invited to our canine costume paw-ty! Parade around the gardens with your pup on Howl'Oween.

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Holiday LIGHTS

November 20, 2020 – January 10, 2021

Delight in the joy of the holiday season during Holiday LIGHTS at Cheekwood. Nashville's favorite tradition returns with Santa's reindeer, trains, and one mile of lights!

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Sean Kenney’s Nature POP! Made with LEGO® Bricks

May 01, 2021 – September 05, 2021

From acclaimed artist Sean Kenney and produced by Imagine Exhibitions, this exhibition features over 40 sculptures made from more than 800,000 LEGO® Bricks.

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The Sculpture of William Edmondson: Tombstones, Garden Ornaments, and Stone Work

August 14, 2021 – October 31, 2021

The Sculpture of William Edmondson: Tombstones, Garden Ornaments, and Stone Work is the first large-scale museum examination of the artist’s career in over twenty years.

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