CHEEKWOOD ANNOUNCES FAMILY NIGHT OUT SCHEDULE BALLET PERFORMANCES, PUPPET SHOWS, MUSIC AND MORE IN JUNE & JULY
BALLET PERFORMANCES, PUPPET SHOWS, MUSIC AND MORE IN JUNE & JULY
NASHVILLE, TN, May 7, 2012 – 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 dance performances from the Nashville Ballet, puppet shows by the Nashville Public Library Foundation, and fantastic musical acts like Coal Train Railroad, Conductor Jack and Farmer Jason.
Family Night Out also offers another opportunity to view our exciting outdoor exhibition opening May 26, Treehouses. Family Night Out is presented by Publix Supermarket Charities and sponsored by Nashville Parent Magazine.
Performances begin at 6:30 p.m. and are free with gate admission.
The schedule for 2012 is:
June 7: The Happy Racers
June 14: Nashville Public Library Puppet Truck presents The World of Mother Goose
June 21: The Groove Club
June 28: Coal Train Railroad
July 5: Conductor Jack, DJ Kitty, and Coconuts the Kangaroo from the Zinghoppers
July 12: Nashville Public Library Puppet Truck presents Ellingtown
July 19: Nashville Ballet performs Aesop’s Fables
July 26: Farmer Jason