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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

Upcoming Events

Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park
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Rock n’ Race Weekend

Enjoy the best in local music, arts, crafts, food and more at this family-friendly annual event.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

National Public Lands Day - Shoreline Walk and Clean-up

On this 1-mile, moderate hike along the banks of Kentucky Lake, we will share episodes from the park's storied history. Join us!

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

Polk Creek Haunted Trail

Every year near Halloween, the Polk Creek Trail is visited by ghosts and ghouls of all kinds. Join us for a wagon ride to this ghostly site.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park
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Battle of Johnsonville Living History

In honor of the 151st Battle of Johnsonville, the park is offering a variety of military and civilian demonstrations. Please join us.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park
Multi-Day
All Day

NSSA Target Competition

Join us for the North South Skirmish Association Forrest Escort Division Target Competition.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

Lighting of the Knob

Spectacular sights, spectacular lights! Enjoy the festive season with music, Santa and our annual lighting of the knob.

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