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 at the Dixon) had much of it's contemporary charm from the very beginning. As you can see from the photo above taken in 1978, the custom of bringing chairs, picnic baskets, and blankets were an original component to the event. Not much has changed - other than a few details such as the location in the event of... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Friday, April 20, 2012 | 0 comments

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 at the Dixon) had much of it's contemporary charm from the very beginning. As you can see from the photo above taken in 1978, the custom of bringing chairs, picnic baskets, and blankets were an original component to the event.  Not much has changed - other than a few details such as... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Friday, April 20, 2012

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 the biennial Memphis Flower Show .  Organized by the Memphis Garden Club, the Memphis Flower Show is a Garden Club of America Major Flower Show and a popular event that gardeners and horticultural enthusiasts look forward to every year.  Cary Brown, Memphis Garden Club... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Friday, April 13, 2012

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 the biennial Memphis Flower Show .  Organized by the Memphis Garden Club, the Memphis Flower Show is a Garden Club of America Major Flower Show and a popular event that gardeners and horticultural enthusiasts look forward to every year.  Cary Brown,... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Friday, April 13, 2012

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 filled the gardens with pastel and floral frocks to capture the essence of spring at the Dixon. Art activities were provided to entertain children before... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Monday, April 2, 2012

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 filled the gardens with pastel and floral frocks to capture the essence of spring at the Dixon. Art activities were provided to entertain children before... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Monday, April 2, 2012


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