Q: What can I expect at the Show?A: The Show features all things green and growing! Live gardens designed by middle Tennessee organizations, landscape and garden companies greet 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 fill the Marketplace with a variety of plants, seeds, home décor, gardening equipment, books, and free advice to help you succeed in your gardening adventures!
Q: What are the Show hours?A: Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the Show opens at 9 a.m. and closes at 6 p.m. On Sunday, the Show opens at 9 a.m. and closes at 5 p.m.
Q: How much does the show cost?A: Ticket prices are as follows: $12 for adults; $11 for military (with ID) and seniors age 65 or older; $2 for children 12 and under. A 4-day show pass is available for $25. Group discounts available.
Q: I want to bring my garden club, church, school or civic 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 or online by using the "group" option.
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 - located in the center of the expo center - will be open during the show, serving a wide range of breakfast, lunch and dinner items. Concession stands throughout the Expo Center offer a variety of food, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
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 driving directions. Use 505 Wedgewood Avenue, Nashville for GPS.
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 parking lots at the Fairgrounds near the Show entrance on the north side of the new Expo Center. The Fairgrounds Nashville charges a $5 fee.
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 Expo Center/Show entrance. Those requiring handicapped parking should proceed to the Expo Center itself, not outlying parking lost.
Q: Can I bring my dog?A: Service animals are always welcome! For your pets' comfort, we ask that you leave them safely at home.