Dogwood Arts Festival House and Garden Show
Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
A Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Award Winning event, the Dogwood Arts Festival House & Garden Show will be celebrating the 30th Anniversary February 22-24, 2008. more...keep reading. The Dogwood Arts Festival House & Garden Show is the largest springtime event held in Tennessee. Located at the Knoxville Convention Center, the event expects attendance of 20,000 home and garden enthusiasts.
250,000 square feet of flexible space
120,000 square feet of exhibit space
Located in the newly renovated World’s Fair Park
27,000 square foot Ballroom, the largest in East
Underground Truck Bay with 9
Plasma Monitors are located in key locations
throughout the building.
The show features over 10,000 sq. feet of custom designed, fully landscaped gardens, flowers, 250 exhibitors showcasing everything for the house and garden needs, entertainment includes popular speakers and well-known talent from the DIY Do-It-Yourself Network plus a variety of hands-on workshops and demonstrations. 16 Designs for Dining exhibits showcases the talents of local floral and interior designers who use the festivals Limited Edition Prints and create exquisite tablescapes featuring dinnerware and stemware to match.
Includes 8 large RoomScapes that feature the talents of Interior Designers who create 400 sq. ft show rooms filled with furniture, flooring and accents to fill your home. Guests also enjoy visiting the Wine & Cheese Garden with complimentary cheese samples. This event is the annual fundraising event for the Dogwood Arts Festival which is held annually in April. 2007 Show received over $588,000 media exposure (performance report available upon request)
DIY Talent to be announced soon-keep looking!Venue
Knoxsville Convention CenterDirections
Located in downtown Knoxville and the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, the Knoxville Convention Center is easily accessible by car or air. Knoxville is located within a day’s drive of half the nation’s population and is centrally located between three major interstates (I-75, I-40 and I-81). McGhee Tyson Airport is only 15 minutes from downtown Knoxville.
Downtown Knoxville has several parking garages and lots around the Center. Parking is FREE in all city-owned garages (to include Locust Street Garage) after 6pm and on weekends.
If you need parking for a person with disabilities, please contact the Center at (865) KCC-KNOX.
McGhee Tyson Airport (www.tys.org)
Link to Knoxville Area Transit (www.ci.knoxville.tn.us/kat/)
701 Henley Street
Knoxville, Tennessee 37902