NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Antiques and Garden Show announced Academy Award-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow will be the speaker at the Keynote Program.
The show will be held next year at the Music City Center during President’s Day weekend, Feb. 12 -14, 2016.
The three-day event is considered to be the largest show of its kind with a crowd of up to 12,000, more than 150 horticultural vendors and fine antiques.
Paltrow and interior designer Windsor Smith will take the stage to discuss their desirable personal design and lifestyles.
“We’re absolutely thrilled to host Ms. Paltrow as our special guest,” said event co-chair Amy Liz Riddick. “Her eye for design is impeccable, and we can’t wait to hear her exclusive insights.”
Paltrow is the founder and the chief creative officer of Goop, “a lifestyle website that offers curated recipes, tips and more.”
The show will also include panels and design lectures with Honorary Chair Bunny Williams, Brian McCarthy, Mark Sikes, Suzanne Rheinstein and Brian Murphy.
There will also be garden lectures by French landscape designer Louis Benech and British floral designer Shane Connolly.
“Louis Benech and Shane Connolly epitomize what makes the Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville a one-of-a-kind event,” said co-chair Elizabeth Coble.
“The show is a celebration of the best in home and garden design, and they both offer nothing short of that,” Coble continues.