Join us and 18,000
of our closest friends as we celebrate the (unofficial) beginning of spring at
the Fairgrounds Nashville (previously known as Tennessee State Fairgrounds)!
Find answers to some Frequently Asked Questions below:
Q: What can I expect at the Show?
A: The Show features all things
green and growing! An acre of live
gardens designed by some of middle Tennessee’s top landscape and garden
companies greets you at the main entrance.
More than 20 of the region’s top floral designers showcase their talents
in the floral design gallery. A series
of free lecture presentations across all four days offer hints, tips, and
practical advice on a variety of horticultural topics. And, more than 150 vendors in 250 exhibit
booths fill the Marketplace with a variety of plants, seeds, home décor, gardening
equipment, books, and free advice to help you succeed in your gardening
Q: What are the Show hours?
A: Thursday, Friday and
Saturday, the Show opens at 10 a.m. and closes at 8 p.m. On Sunday, the Show opens at 10 a.m. and
closes at 5 p.m.
Q: How much does the show cost?
A: Ticket prices for 2016 are as
follows: $12 for adults; $11 for seniors
age 65 or older, $2 for children 12 and under.
A 4-day show pass is available for $20.
Q: I want to bring my church group to the
Show. Do you offer any special pricing
for a large group?
A: Yes! A discount is available to groups of 15 or
more adults when tickets are purchased at the box office.
Q: Can I order advance tickets online?
A: Yes! Tickets are sold online in the weeks leading up to, and during, the Show.
Q: Are tickets available at the door?
A: Yes, tickets are available to
purchase at the box office, day-of-show.
Q: Is there food available?
A: Yes, the Skyliner Café near the
main exhibit hall will be open during the show.
Beverages and other items are also available at concession stands
throughout the Marketplace.
Q: Where is The Fairgrounds Nashville?
A: The Fairgrounds are
conveniently located just south of downtown Nashville off of I-65. Visit our directions page for a map and
Q: What happens if it rains?
A: Rain (or other weather) does
not impact the show – ALL activities are indoors.
Q: Where do I park?
A: There are several well-marked
parking lots at the Fairgrounds near the Show entrance. The Fairgrounds Nashville charges a $5
fee. A free shuttle service is provided
from parking lots to the front entrance.
Q: I am in a wheelchair. Am I able to enjoy all the show activities?
A: YES! The show is entirely handicapped
accessible. Free handicapped parking (with
placard or tags) is available near the front entrance.