NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) – Live music series Thursday Night Out is coming to Cheekwood Estate & Gardens, thanks to the property’s partnership with 91.ONE radio station WNXP.
For the months of May through August, Thursday nights at Cheekwood will feature live performances from a wide range of emerging Nashville-based artists, regionally sourced food and spirits, lawn games, classes wellness and evening walks in the 55 acres of historic gardens.
The events will run from 5-9 p.m. and feature songwriter Josh Gilligan, eight-piece brass band Brassville, indie-pop artist Haiva Ru, and pop R&B artist Isaia Huron, among others. .
“We are thrilled to bring some of the great Nashville artists heard on our station to one of the most beautiful spaces in our city,” said Jason Moon Wilkins, Program Director of WNXP. “This partnership with Cheekwood is a wonderful opportunity to bring real-world experience to our mission of music discovery.”
Thursday Night Out focuses on amplifying the voices of Nashville’s independent music scene and hopes to help organize opportunities for musical discovery to enrich every community in Middle Tennessee.
“We are thrilled to partner with WNXP to bring the best of the region’s musical culture to Cheekwood’s beautiful gardens,” said Mark Mason, Director of Music and Public Programs at Cheekwood.
Admission to Cheekwood is free for members and children 2 and under. For everyone else, it costs $20 for a garden-only experience, which excludes access to the historic mansion and property museum. Supporting WNXP members will receive complimentary tickets on a first-come, first-served basis.
Tickets can be purchased on the Cheekwood website, where further information on the scheduled lineup is also available.