Events — 15 March 2013
Thousands Expected To Turn Out For Cheekwood’s Spring Art Hop

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – More than 20,000 eggs will be hidden throughout the gardens of Cheekwood for the 21st Annual Spring Art Hop next month. Easter egg hunts will take place every half hour throughout the day, and there are even hunts for our youngest visitors, those ages two and younger! The event happens on Saturday, March 30 from 11am – 4pm.

Spring Art Hop includes family friendly musical performances from Eve and Mare, Nashville Jazz Workshop, and Rachel Sumner. Art and craft activities will be offered throughout the day in Cheekwood’s Botanic Hall as well as face painters, balloon artists and, of course, the Easter Bunny! A full schedule of events can be found at

“Cheekwood’s Spring Art Hop is the perfect occasion to make lasting memories with your friends and family,” said Hillary Steinwinder, Cheekwood’s Director of Education & Public Programs.

Local favorites will also be on site serving a variety of food choices. The Pineapple Room Restaurant will be open 11am – 2pm and The Grill Cheeserie, Biscuit Love, Centennial Café Snocones, Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, and The Pineapple Room Express will be available 11am – 4pm.

Special Event pricing: $15 Adults, $12 Seniors, $8 Kids 3 – 17, Free 2 and Under, $3 per car for parking. $5 Cheekwood Members, Free Cheekwood members’ children.

About Cheekwood

Cheekwood is a 55-acre botanical garden and art museum located on the historic Cheek estate. The institution’s mission is to preserve Cheekwood as an historical landmark where beauty and excellence in art and horticulture stimulate the mind and nurture the spirit. Cheekwood is located at 1200 Forrest Park Drive in Nashville, 8 miles southwest of downtown Nashville. Open Tuesday through Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Admission is $12 for adults, seniors $10 and children 3-17 are $5. Parking is $3 per car. Admission during Bruce Munro LIGHT Nights will be $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, $8 for children 3-17, and $5 for Cheekwood members. For further information call 615-356-8000 or visit

# # #


Related Articles


About Author


(0) Readers Comments

Comments are closed.


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers: