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Photos and Story by Sergio Pacheco/Contributing Writer On Saturday, November 1, Cheekwood hosted its annual Day of The Dead celebration. The family friendly event provided plenty of performances, children’s activities and food selections. The annual event celebrates the Mexican holiday Día de Muertos, or Day of the Dead, a time when families gather to honor their …

Photos and Story by Sergio Pacheco/Contributing Writer On Sunday, September 22, Cheekwood Estate & Garden celebrated its fifth annual Japanese Moon Viewing event. The event held a showcase of performances, activities and food that all reflecting on the Japanese tsukimi, also known as the autumn moon viewing tradition. There were many performances to see, activities …

Photos and story by Reana Gibson / Contributing Writer On Sunday, Nashville’s Cheekwood Estate and Gardens held its annual Japanese Moon Viewing Celebration. The Japanese Moon Viewing Celebration, called “Otsukimi” in Japan, is a festival held every year to commemorate the autumn harvest moon. “The moon has a lot of symbolism in Japanese folklore, culture …