Saturday, May 1st, will be a FREE community day at Cheekwood from 9:30am- 4:30pm – RAIN or SHINE! (You can also get in FREE on Sunday with your Bank of America card).
Here’s a sample of the celebration you can expect:
- RIBBON CUTTING at the gates with Nashville Mayor Karl Dean – 9:30 am
- BIRTHDAY TREATS in Botanic Hall presented by Publix.
- EXTENDED SATURDAY AM – 9:30 am to 2:00 pm in Botanic Hall.
Join us as we celebrate Cheekwood’s 50th anniversary party and create your own party favor.
- DIG DEEPER: GARDEN GALLERY TOUR – 11:00 am
Take a your of the Burr Terrace Garden with our expert botanical garden staff, stopping to “dig deeper” and further explore the garden.
- GALLERY INSIDER TOUR – 1:00 pm
Explore our galleries and learn about the Cheek Family History with Cheekwood’s knowledgeable docents.
- THE AMERICAN IMPRESSIONISTS IN THE GARDEN in the Museum of Art
- THE MATILDA GEDDINGS GRAY COLLECTION OF FABERGE in the Museum of Art
- WILLIAM EDMONDSON: THE HAND AND THE SPIRIT in the Museum of Art
- TEMPORARY CONTEMPORARY: VIRGINIA OVERTON in the Frist Learning Center
- VIDEO INSTALLATION: SOAPS, FLUKES & FOLLIES in the Frist Learning Center