Monday, November 7, 2016

The 2017 Nashville Lawn & Garden Show will be Thursday, March 2 through Sunday, March 5, at The Fairgrounds Nashville (previously called the Tennessee State Fairgrounds.)

Hendersonville High School Plant Sale!

On Friday, March 3 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., Hendersonville High School FFA and CDC students will have a Plant Sale Fundraiser in the demonstration area (Creative Arts Building). "Horticultural Therapy" will feature Perennials, Groundcover, Ferns, Houseplants, and Herbs. Be sure to stop by, browse the selection, and support these hard-working gardeners of the future!

Children's Activities at the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show

New for 2017, in keeping with our theme of Plant a Forest: Gardening for the Future, we will have multiple child-friendly activities each day of the Show. Please visit the Children's Activities page for the schedule. In addition to scheduled activities, demonstrations for children and adults alike will take place in Garden #13 (Nature's Classroom), and even more demos will take place on Thursday, Friday, and Sunday in the demonstration area (back left corner of the garden building).

**Please note, a few of the activities in the Bamboo Grove Children's Theater have limited seating. We are accepting advance registration for these events via our ticketing service, Eventbrite.

Wine Festival Returns to Nashville Lawn & Garden Show

March 4 event features Tennessee wines

Nashville, TN – The Nashville Lawn & Garden Show will partner with the Tennessee Farm Winegrowers Alliance to present a one-day-only Wine Festival during its traditional four-day Show at The Fairgrounds Nashville on Saturday, March 4.  Featuring wines from more than a dozen wineries, the Saturday Wine Festival will be noon until 6 p.m.


Wine Festival wrist bands will be available inside the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show.  Each wrist band will allow the purchaser to enjoy wine tastings, a complimentary wine glass, and have the opportunity to purchase wine produced in the Volunteer State.  

Wine Festival Details:
WHAT:  Wine Festival at the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show
WHEN:  Saturday, March 4  - 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Fairgrounds Nashville (previously called Tennessee State Fairgrounds), Nashville
COST:  $13 wrist band, in addition to admission to the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show (Tickets to the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show are $12 for adults or $11 for seniors 65 and older.)
TICKETS:  Online at and also available on-site.


Note that the Wine Festival will be located in the Creative Arts building, in an area separated from the gardens. ID’s will be checked and anyone entering the Wine Festival area must present a valid photo ID, age 21 and older.

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2017 Show Dates Announced

The Nashville Lawn & Garden Show will return to The Fairgrounds Nashville on Thursday, March 2, through Sunday, March 5, 2017. The four-day, indoor Show will Gardening for the Future with garden displays, lectures, vendors, floral designs, and some special features and activities for children.

“With this year’s show, we will showcase the traditional gardens our visitors have come to love, in addition to new ideas in sustainability, gardening for those living in urban areas, and even ways in which our next generation can become involved in gardening, recycling, and preserving the landscape,” said Randall Lantz, co-manager of the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show. “We look forward to welcoming everyone to the 2017 Show.”

The centerpiece of the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show is the walk-through, interactive garden displays from some of Middle Tennessee’s top landscape and gardening companies. An extensive schedule of free lectures from guest experts and the Davidson County Master Gardeners are offered each day on a variety of topics ranging from beekeeping to edible gardens. For shoppers and green thumbs alike, the Marketplace is filled with more than 150 vendors with 250 exhibit booths offering of a variety of plants, seeds, home décor, gardening equipment, books, and free advice for your next gardening project. The region’s top floral designers showcase their talents in the floral design gallery.

Now in its 28th year, the Nashville Lawn & Garden show is Tennessee’s largest and most popular annual gardening event. More than 18,000 people from around the mid-south region visit the Show each year. The family friendly Show is indoors and is fully handicapped accessible. On-site parking is available and shuttles are provided. The Fairgrounds Nashville is located at 500 Wedgewood Avenue, Nashville.

Additional Show information will be announced in the coming months; tickets will be available online in late 2016. Follow Nashville Lawn & Garden Show on Facebook and Twitter or sign up for the email newsletter at to receive updates.

Deadline for exhibit booth reservations for the 2017 Show is February 1, 2017. For additional information, call the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show office at 615-772-6809 or visit

garden display at the Nashville Lawn and Garden Show