filter happenings:

Herb Day

September 29, 2018 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

The annual Herb Day at Cheekwood will feature Jeff Poppen, the Barefoot Farmer, plus breakfast, lunch, guest speakers, exhibits from local artisans, and an herb garden tour.

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Family Workshop: Fairy Garden Terrarium

September 29, 2018 9:30am - 10:30am

Create an herb garden fit for fairies! Participants will visit the Trains! and use the woodland theme as inspiration for their gardens.

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Creating Greenspaces: Succulent and Herb Terrariums

September 29, 2018 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us in this hands-workshop where you will learn how to design, create and maintain your own terrarium with succulents and herbs.

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September 30, 2018 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Take a hayride across Cheekwood’s gorgeous grounds, indulge in a delicious s’more, play in the pumpkin patch and so much more during our annual FALL FOR CHEEKWOOD Family Benefit.

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Beyond Ofrendas: Exploring Food, Community & Day of the Dead

October 05, 2018 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Join us and Vanderbilt’s Center for Latin American Studies for a teacher workshop featuring Vanderbilt University Department of Anthropology scholars.

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Bryant Fleming Day

October 06, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join us for the 2nd Annual Bryant Fleming Day, honoring the architect behind Cheekwood.

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Family Workshop: Imagine a Garden: Design Your Outdoor Retreat

October 06, 2018 9:30 am – 11 am

Explore the gardens and learn about the architect who designed and constructed the Cheek home and surrounding landscape.

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Adult Workshop: Observing and Photographing the Landscape

October 06, 2018 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Capture Cheekwood’s unique landscape design on Bryant Fleming Day! During this class learn how to create powerful images using Cheekwood’s landscape as your subject.

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Fall Harvest Dinner

October 07, 2018 6:00 PM

Say goodbye to summer and hello to fall at the 2018 Fall Harvest Dinner.

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Member Appreciation Day

October 08, 2018 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Don't miss Cheekwood Harvest as we open just for our members.

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Songwriters Under the Stars

October 12, 2018 – October 13, 2018 6:30 - 10:00 PM

Join us for an evening of song and symphony.

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Family Workshop: Create a Garden Sculpture with Natural Materials

October 13, 2018 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Explore the beauty of sculptures out in the gardens as we walk through the gardens, collecting fallen plant materials along the way.

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Adult Workshop: Photographing the Garden: Texture and Pattern

October 13, 2018 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Shoot fall gardens in a whole new light!

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Fall One-Day Camps

October 15, 2018 – October 19, 2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Treat your child to art and garden adventures during our Fall One-Day Camps. Choose from options like nature and clay camps!

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Halloween Pooch Parade

October 20, 2018 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Costumed canines and their owners are invited to parade around the gardens.

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Cheekwood Harvest

September 22, 2018 – October 21, 2018 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

We're celebrating all things fall with 4 weeks of Harvest activities and entertainment!

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El Día de los Muertos

October 27, 2018 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cheekwood brings the traditions of Mexico and Latin America to Nashville during the 2018 El Día de los Muertos festival.

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Goblins in the Garden

October 30, 2018 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Kids can explore the trick-or-treat trail in this spooky edition of Tuesdays for Tots.

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Martinis & Mistletoe

November 30, 2018 8:00 PM

Mark your calendar for the most delightful way to kick off the holidays.

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Tuesdays for Tots

September 04, 2018 – December 11, 2018 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art and garden adventures abound as toddlers take over Cheekwood every Tuesday morning for drop-in activities.

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Holiday LIGHTS

November 23, 2018 – December 30, 2018 5:00pm - 10:00 pm

Delight in the joy of the holiday season during Holiday LIGHTS at Cheekwood. Nashville's favorite tradition returns with ONE MILLION LIGHTS illuminating our gardens.

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Fields of Light

September 22, 2018 – December 30, 2018 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cheekwood welcomes Gabriel Dawe as its 2018 Artist-in-Residence. Dawe’s site-specific works feature three-dimensional, tangible prisms of light and color.

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Continuity of Context: Five Artists in Dialogue with Cheekwood’s Collection

September 22, 2018 – January 06, 2019 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Local and regional artists collapse the notion of contemporary and bring to the fore the ever-evolving cycle of art production and the tropes that have remained consistent throughout time.

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