CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES FAMILY NIGHT OUT SCHEDULE
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – It’s time to break out your blankets and picnic baskets because Cheekwood is, once again, welcoming back Family Night Out! Every Thursday evening in June and July come gather in Middle Tennessee’s most magnificent botanical gardens and take in a magic show, a puppet show by the Nashville Public Library, and fantastic musical acts like The Happy Racers, Coal Train Railroad, and The Zinghoppers.
Family Night Out also offers another opportunity to view our exciting outdoor exhibition opening May 24 LIGHT: Bruce Munro at Cheekwood. Family Night Out is presented by Publix Supermarket Charities and sponsored by Nashville Parent Magazine.
Performances begin at 6:30 p.m. and admission will be $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, $8 for children 3 -17, and $5 for Cheekwood members. Cheekwood member children are free.
The schedule for 2013 is:
June 6: The Happy Racers
June 13: Coal Train Railroad
June 20: Davey Ukulele and the Gag Time Gang
June 27: The Zinghoppers Trio
July 4: Magic of America Magic Show
July 11: Mr. Greg’s Musical Madness
July 18: Cumberland County Playhouse
July 26: Nashville Public Library Puppet Truck presents Anansi the Spider
Cheekwood is a 55-acre botanical garden and art museum located on the historic Cheek estate. Our 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 (Wednesday, Thursdays and Fridays, May 24 - November 10) 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 www.cheekwood.org.