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.

January 11, 2018, 6:30pm
Great Smoky Mountains National Park Plant Recovery After Fire
with Kristine Johnson, Supervisory Forester at GSMNP

Presented by Wild Ones, Smoky Mountain Chapter
Citizens National Bank, 3014 Winfield Dunn Pkwy, Kodak TN
FREE and open to the public

January 17, 2018
Native Plant Symposium
State Botanical Garden of Georgia 
Athens, GA

February 3, 2018
Pollinator Garden Workshop
with Sally Wencel
Cordell Hull Birthplace State Historic Park, Byrdstown TN

February 10, 2018
Native Plant Symposium
Rooted in Trees: Landscaping in Harmony with our Native Environment
Georgia Native Plant Society
Macon, GA

February 23, 2018
Nature Votes, a fundraiser for Tennessee Conservation Voters
Nashville, TN

February 23, 2018
250K Tree Day,
presented by Tennessee Environmental Council
Tree giveaway to plant 250,000 native tree seedlings across Tennessee.
Free trees will be available on February 23 & 24 at these tree pickup locations

February 24, 2018
Day of Gardening, presented by the Tennessee Federation of Garden Clubs
9:30am – 2:00pm
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 822 Belvoir Ave., East Ridge TN
Admission: $20 if registered by 2/17/18; $25 at the door

March 3, 2018
Weed Wrangle
Chattanooga, TN

March 14-16, 2018
2018 Southeast Conference for Community and Land Conservation
presented by the Land Trust Alliance
Chattanooga, TN

March 24, 2018
Gardening for Birds workshop with Sally Wencel, presented by Earthcare
Greenway Farm, Chattanooga, TN

April 8, 2018
Pollinator Rally, presented by Crabtree Farms
Chattanooga, TN

April 14-15, 2018
Garden Expo, presented by the Hamilton County Master Gardeners
Camp Jordan – Chattanooga, TN

April 19-21, 2018
Reflection Riding Spring Plant Sale
Chattanooga, TN

April 20-22, 2018
Midsouth Women’s Herbal Conference
Mentone, AL

April 21, 2018
Spring Forward,
presented by Bradley County Master Gardeners
Museum of 5ive Centers, Cleveland TN

May 20, 2018
Bee City USA Pollinator Festival
1:00-4:00 pm
The Commons on Lookout Mountain

June 2, 2018
Honeybee Festival
Lafayette, GA


More 2018 Events will be posted on this page soon.  Please check back.



View events for the Chattanooga Audubon Society.

View workshops and events at Crabtree Farms.

View activities for the Georgia Native Plant Society.

View programs for the Georgia Botanical Society.

View upcoming events at Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center.

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

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

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

View field trip schedule for the Tennessee Native Plant Society.

View information about the Tennessee Naturalist Program.