Art and Basketball, who knew?

What do the Dixon and the Grizzlies have in common?  You might not think that the Dixon – a public garden and art museum, and the Memphis Grizzlies – the city’s NBA franchise—… Continue reading

Join us for a beloved Memphis Tradition!

  Symphony in the Gardens is a Memphis tradition dating back to May of 1978. Originally called the Memphis Symphony Chamber Concert on the Terrace, SITG (as we lovingly refer to it here… Continue reading

The Memphis Flower Show is All Modern and All Memphis!

Flower arrangements will accompany paintings from Modern Dialect: American Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection on April 28th( 9 am – 6 pm) and 29th (11 am – 5 pm) at… Continue reading

The Hunger Games have nothing on us!

Nothing says Spring like a fun and family-friendly Easter Egg Hunt! The gardens were full of smiling faces and candy filled plastic eggs on Saturday for our annual Easter Egg Hunt. Happy families… Continue reading

Made in Dixon inspires and delights!

Made in Dixon is a diverse exhibition that features brilliant creations from the Dixon’s many in-house and outreach programs. This is our fourth Made In Dixon. The first exhibition had only 20 paintings… Continue reading

The Dixon welcomes Spring this week!

We’ve been welcoming the warm weather for some time now. But with this week marking the official beginning of spring, we can’t help but want to share even more of what is in… Continue reading

Lee Littlefield sculptures are here!!!

Lee Littlefield’s colorful and playful sculptures are installed and already thrilling each visitor that visits the Dixon property.  These unexpected bursts of blues, greens, oranges, and pinks can be seen at the entrance,… Continue reading

Daffodils and many more blossoms are blooming NOW!!

The daffodils are in bloom and the gardens are beautiful.    Check out other blossoms sprouting up in the Dixon gardens this month! Don’t wait another day, these blooms won’t be on view… Continue reading

Spring comes early to the Dixon!

The garden staff works diligently each fall/winter to plant as many bulbs as possible to guarantee a glorious spring showing of flowers and blooms throughout the Dixon property. Our garden staff are some… Continue reading

Rembrandt to Rubens Family Day was "Golden"!

Saturday’s Family Day, inspired by our exhibition – Rembrandt, Rubens and the Golden Age of Painting, was loads of fun. From the art activities to the games and contests, there was no better… Continue reading