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Celebrate Cheekwood’s 50th Anniversary for FREE!

cheekwood-anniv-logo-bannerCheekwood Botanical Gardens is celebrating their 50th anniversary…and you’re invited!

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