Tennessee State Parks

Upcoming Events

Frozen Head State Park
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December Programs and Activities

Don't let the cold get you down! Join us for a variety of activities to keep you warm - guided birding walks, history hikes, waterfall hikes and more.

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South Cumberland State Park
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December Programs and Activities

We have a little bit of everything this month - bird hikes, waterfall walks - even a Christmas Day hike to Sycamore Falls. Join us!

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Radnor Lake State Park
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Barbara J. Mapp Aviary Education Center Tours

This is a great opportunity to learn more about this exciting environmental education project currently underway at the park. Reservations are required, but please join us!

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Radnor Lake State Park
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Waterfowl ID Programs

Join park rangers for our popular Waterfowl ID programs. Ideal for all ages and no reservations required.

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Henry Horton State Park
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50 Day Challenge

The challenge is on! Join us in keeping healthy and fit throughout the holiday season by walking 50 miles in 50 days!

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Tims Ford State Park

Pickin’ and Grinnin’

Pickin’ & Grinnin’ is a group of local musicians that get together at our Recreation Hall and play gospel, country and bluegrass music two Saturdays each month.

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Radnor Lake State Park
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Harris Ridge Hikes

Explore one of the park's newest ridge tops! This is a great opportunity to see the view from the top of the ridge and learn about the historical and natural features of this property.

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Pickett State Park

First Day Hike - Midnight Hike and Potluck at Pickett

Start your New Year off on the right foot with food, friends, fun and a midnight hike.

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Paris Landing State Park
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New Year’s Eve Celebration

Ring in the New Year at Paris Landing with music, dancing, food and fun!

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Paris Landing State Park

Shiver on the River

Kick off your New Year in an outlandishly fun way by attending the Shiver on the River!

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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
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January Traditional Art Workshops

A traditional art is a skill worth preserving! Through our workshops and wonderful instructors we hope you will find something to learn and keep with you forever.

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Reelfoot Lake State Park
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Reelfoot Lake Eagle Festival and Tours

It's eagle season at Reelfoot Lake! During the winter, hundreds of eagles call the lake home. Eagle tours are offered in Jan. and Feb. with the Eagle Festival taking place Jan. 30-Feb. 1.

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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
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Old Christmas: Militia Muster at Fort Watauga

Christmas isn’t over yet! Discover the English, German, Scottish and Irish roots of our modern holiday celebrations.

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Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park

Cabin Fever Social

Join park staff, pioneer friends group members and volunteers during the cold boring winter months for an old fashioned sewing bee social.

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Montgomery Bell State Park
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Train and Train History Festival

This annual, free event features model trains and train history, including their significance to the park. Overnight packages are available for those wishing to spend the night.

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Warriors’ Path State Park

Winter Garden Seminar

Dig into the new year and learn all about super-tough native wildflowers for your yard. This event is free but pre-registration is required.

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Johnsonville State Historic Park

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Volunteer Workday

Lend a hand on the nationwide Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service event helping out at Johnsonville State Historic Park.

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Cumberland Mountain State Park

Living Well with Chronic Conditions Program

The Tennessee Department of Health is offering this 6-week program to help you improve your health - one step at a time! The program is free, but registration is required due to limited space.

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