Sept. 10, 2-4:30 – Fall Grand Prix Rose Show at Cheekwood

Previous Grand Prix winners for Large Roses (other than hybrid tea)
The 2023 Fall Grand Prix Rose Show will be held during the Nashville Rose Society regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Sunday, September 10, 2023, in the Massey Auditorium at Cheekwood Gardens & Estate.

The purpose of the Grand Prix is to give members a chance to learn about and practice exhibiting roses. A grooming room will be open at 1pm. Experienced exhibitors will be there to help anyone needing help grooming their roses. All you need to do is know the names of the roses you bring.

Click here to open the schedule for the Grand Prix.

Lonnie Webb, NRS Member, and Floral Arranger
While the judges are judging the Grand Prix entries, Lanni Webb will be sharing information on how to make award winning floral arrangements. Lanni has been a member of NRS for 13 years and has won awards at rose shows, including the Nashville Rose Shows and the Wilson County Fair Rose Shows. She has many roses in her garden and spends much time doing flowers for weddings, showers and other events for family and friends.

Please note: The NRS Grand Prix rose shows are not sanctioned by the American Rose Society.

For more information on how roses are judged, visit the American Rose Society website,, and study the “Guidelines and Rules for Judging Roses”.