Bring on Spring!
250K TREE DAY - FEBRUARY 24, 2018
On February 24th, 250,000 native tree seedlings will be planted all across Tennessee as part of the largest community tree-planting event in Tennessee history, and the largest tree-planting event in the United States. Click here to find out how you can get involved!
WEED WRANGLE - MARCH 3, 2018
Weed Wrangle®-Nashville, is a one-day, citywide, volunteer effort to help rescue our public parks and green spaces from invasive species through hands-on removal of especially harmful trees, vines and flowering plants. NTF will provide 200 trees to replace weeds at Shelby Park. It's taking place on March 3rd - click here to learn more and volunteer!
NASHVILLE LAWN AND GARDEN SHOW - MARCH 1ST TO 4TH, 2018
Proceeds from this year's show will benefit the Nashville Tree Foundation! Get your tickets today and enjoy the lecture series, children's programs, demonstration gardens, flower show, beer garden, and 250 vendors. Pick up one of 7,000 free tree seedlings being given away too! Varieties include Blackgum, Red Hickory, Rough Leaf Dogwood and Silky Dogwood.
ARBORETUM DAY AT CHEEKWOOD IN BLOOM FESTIVAL - APRIL 7TH, 2018
Celebrate trees with us at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens during Arboretum Day on April 7th (entry ticket required). Enjoy family activities, entertainment and plenty of natural inspiration. Get a free tree seedling at the Nashville Tree Foundation booth where we will hand out a variety of bare root shade trees. Help us hand out seedlings at the event!
NASHVILLE'S CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL - APRIL 14TH, 2018
This year we will give out 750 cherry tree seedlings (Yoshino and Kwanza varieties) at the 10th Annual Nashville Cherry Blossom Festival. The event is a free to the public, family-friendly celebration of spring and Japanese culture. Join the fun people watching and handing out trees!
NASHVILLE'S EARTH DAY FESTIVAL - APRIL 21ST, 2018
Come out to Centennial Park during the Earth Day Festival to get a free container tree and find out which are the biggest trees in Nashville! We will announce the winners of our Big Old Tree Contest and hold our own High Tree Party to celebrate. Help out at the booth and enjoy a fun day at the park!
Register as a volunteer and help us hand out seedlings - you'll have a great time!