Community & Regional Events

This page is an information resource about local and regional events and programs related to native plants and natural landscaping.  If your organization offers such events, please send your event name, date, location and website link to  Allow one week for your event to be posted.

To view upcoming Tennessee Valley Wild Ones programs, click HERE.


APRIL 2017

April 11-15         Great Smoky Mountains National Park Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage
                                in Gatlinburg TN.

April 13               Growing Native Orchids, Wild Ones Smoky Mountains Chapter, Kodak TN

April 18               An Evening with Local Author, David Haskell
                                 Presented by the Tennessee River Gorge Trust at UTC

April 20-22         Reflection Riding Spring Native Plant Sale in Chattanooga TN

April 22               Botanical Walk, Inventory & Assessment
                                 with Dr. Richard K. Clements
                                 hosted by McCoy Farm & Gardens, Signal Mountain TN

April 28-29          Overhill Gardens Open House, Vonore TN

April 29               Spring Garden Tour to Huntsville Botanical Garden
                                hosted by Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center.


MAY 2017

May 9-13              Wilderness Wildlife Week, Pigeon Forge, TN

May 10                 Birding Tram Tour with Dr. David Aborn
                                     at Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center.

May 20                 Native Plant Symposium, Knoxville TN
                                     8am-3pm, University of Tennessee Gardens


JULY 2017

July 19-22             Cullowhee Native Plant Conference, Cullowhee NC



Oct. 26-29             Central South Native Plant Conference, Birmingham Botanical Gardens
                                        Birmingham, AL


View upcoming events at Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center.

View field trip schedule for the Tennessee Native Plant Society.

View workshops and events at Crabtree Farms.

View events for the Chattanooga Audubon Society.

View upcoming events for the Smoky Mountains Chapter of Wild Ones.

View field trips and events of the TDEC Division of Natural Areas

View activities for the Georgia Native Plant Society.

View programs for the Georgia Botanical Society.

View hikes and programs of the Friends of South Cumberland State Park.