Menu

discover

April 29
Wildlife Education Series: Recycled Bird Feeders

Wildlife Education Series: Recycled Bird Feeders Saturday, April 29 Spring is here and so are our beautiful backyard birds. Join us in making bird feeders out of recycled materials. This craft is a great way to

Learn More

May 6
Southern Nights featuring the Bicho Brothers

Southern Nights  Saturday, May 6, 2017 Southern Nights is the music festival series that has a band, good food, and a unique atmosphere unlike any place else in northwest Tennessee. Bring your family or just a

Learn More

May 12
Wine & Paint Class May 12

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, May 12, 2017 Cheers to Friday night with friends, wine, and painting masterpieces! Participants must be 18 years of age $25 Members / $30 Non-members 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Learn More

May 13
Kids Create! May 13

Kids Create! Kids Create is a NEW addition to our educational classes offered at Discovery Park of America! It is for children ages 6-12 and is on the second Saturday of each month! Children can come

Learn More

May 13
Cardboard Boat Regatta May 13

Cardboard Boat Regatta Saturday, May 13 Who: Teams Who Build a Cardboard Boat What: Cardboard Boat Regatta When: Saturday, May 13 Where: South Lake on the grounds Time: 11:00 AM Cost: $25 per boat if registered

Learn More

May 13
Family Education Series: Behind the Scenes at Discovery Park

Family Education Series Behind the Scenes at Discovery Park The Family Education Series is a program built on the mission of Discovery Park – to enhance the educational experiences and to inspire guests to see beyond

Learn More

May 18
Pottery Workshop May 18

Pottery Workshop at Discovery Park! Have you ever wanted to learn how potters make their pieces? Now is your chance to have a hands-on experience! Join us for our monthly Pottery Workshop and learn how to

Learn More

May 18
Singer Songwriter Night

Singer Songwriter Night Thursday, May 18 The popular Singer Songwriter Night at Discovery Park of America returns this May. Enjoy an atmosphere that almost alludes to the Bluebird Cafe in Nashville. Get the big city feel

Learn More

May 20
Wildlife Education Series: World Turtle Day

Wildlife Education Series: World Tutle Day Saturday, May 20 Learn all about turtles at the special program for World Turtle Day!  What: World Turtle Day When: Saturday, May 20 Where: Reelfoot Room Time: 11:30 AM & 2:00 PM Cost:

Learn More

May 21
Wildlife Education Series: Birds of Prey May 21

Wildlife Education Series: Birds of Prey Sunday, May 21 Learn all about turtles at the special program for Birds of Prey!  What: Birds of Prey When: Sunday, May 21 Where: Dinosaur Hall Time: 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM Cost: FREE

Learn More

May 26 - May 29, 2017
Military Living History Weekend

Military Living History Weekend May 26-29 World War I. World War II. Korean. Vietnam. Gulf War. These are all wars that made history, and that today’s society sometimes forgets. Join dozens of military enthusiasts, some retired

Learn More

May 29
Memorial Day

Memorial Day Monday, May 29 Discovery Park of America is open on Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day. Bring the family out and enjoy the Military Living History events on the Great Lawn, play in our

Learn More

June 9
Wine & Paint Class June 9

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, June 9, 2017 Cheers to Friday night with friends, wine, and painting masterpieces! Participants must be 18 years of age $25 Members / $30 Non-members 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Learn More

June 9
Stargazing Night June 9

Stargazing Night You are invited to gaze at the stars at Discovery Park of America! Dr. Lionel Crews from the University of Tennessee at Martin will lead the event and will help you find the constellations

Learn More

June 10
Kids Create! June 10

Kids Create! Kids Create is a NEW addition to our educational classes offered at Discovery Park of America! It is for children ages 6-12 and is on the second Saturday of each month! Children can come

Learn More

June 10
Hooked on Science presents “Wild Weather!”

Hooked on Science presents “Wild Weather!” Join “Mr. Science” Jason Lindsey as he presents the coolest science experiments you have ever seen! You will get to interact with the different science experiments, as well as learn

Learn More

June 10
Southern Nights featuring Adam Wakefield June 10

Southern Nights  Saturday, June 10, 2017 Southern Nights is the music festival series that has a band, good food, and a unique atmosphere unlike any place else in northwest Tennessee. Bring your family or just a

Learn More

June 11
Wildlife Education Series: Birds of Prey June 11

Wildlife Education Series: Birds of Prey Sunday, June 11 Learn all about turtles at the special program for Birds of Prey!  What: Birds of Prey When: Sunday, June 11 Where: Dinosaur Hall Time: 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM Cost: FREE with

Learn More

June 15
Pottery Workshop June 15

Pottery Workshop at Discovery Park! Have you ever wanted to learn how potters make their pieces? Now is your chance to have a hands-on experience! Join us for our monthly Pottery Workshop and learn how to

Learn More

June 24
Discovery Park of America’s Car Show

Discovery Park of America’s Car Show Saturday, June 24 Who: All Car Enthusiasts and Guests What: 3rd Annual Car Show When: Saturday, June 24 Where: Discovery Park  of America Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 PM Cost

Learn More

July 4
Celebrate Fourth of July at Discovery Park!

Celebrate Fourth of July at Discovery Park! Open Tuesday, July 4th Bring everyone out to the park to celebrate the Fourth of July! There will be food, fireworks and fun! Grounds are FREE after 5:00 PM!

Learn More

July 8
Kids Create! July 8

Kids Create! Kids Create is a NEW addition to our educational classes offered at Discovery Park of America! It is for children ages 6-12 and is on the second Saturday of each month! Children can come

Learn More

July 9
Wildlife Education Series: Birds of Prey July 9

Wildlife Education Series: Birds of Prey Sunday, July 9 Learn all about turtles at the special program for Birds of Prey!  What: Birds of Prey When: Sunday, July 9 Where: Dinosaur Hall Time: 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM Cost: FREE with

Learn More

July 15
Wildlife Education Series: World Snake Day

Wildlife Education Series: World Snake Day Saturday, July 15 Learn all about these slithery snakes and celebrate World Snake Day! What: World Snake Day When: Saturday, July 15 Where: ATA Room Time: 11:30 AM & 2:00 PM Cost: FREE with

Learn More

July 20
Pottery Workshop July 20

Pottery Workshop at Discovery Park! Have you ever wanted to learn how potters make their pieces? Now is your chance to have a hands-on experience! Join us for our monthly Pottery Workshop and learn how to

Learn More

July 21
Wine & Paint Class July 21

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, July 21, 2017 Cheers to Friday night with friends, wine, and painting masterpieces! Participants must be 18 years of age $25 Members / $30 Non-members 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Learn More

July 22
Family Education Series: Mission Space

Family Education Series Mission Space The Family Education Series is a program built on the mission of Discovery Park – to enhance the educational experiences and to inspire guests to see beyond their current level of

Learn More

August 5
Discovery Park of America Tractor Show

Discovery Park of America’s Tractor Show Saturday, August 5th Bring the family out to the first Tractor Show at Discovery Park of America! Tractors will be set up all around the Red Barn on the grounds

Learn More

August 11
Wine & Paint Class August 11

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, August 11, 2017 Cheers to Friday night with friends, wine, and painting masterpieces! Participants must be 18 years of age $25 Members / $30 Non-members 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Learn More

August 12
Kids Create! August 12

Kids Create! Kids Create is a NEW addition to our educational classes offered at Discovery Park of America! It is for children ages 6-12 and is on the second Saturday of each month! Children can come

Learn More

August 12
Family Education Series: Minecraft Science

Family Education Series Minecraft Science The Family Education Series is a program built on the mission of Discovery Park – to enhance the educational experiences and to inspire guests to see beyond their current level of

Learn More

August 17
Pottery Workshop August 17

Pottery Workshop at Discovery Park! Have you ever wanted to learn how potters make their pieces? Now is your chance to have a hands-on experience! Join us for our monthly Pottery Workshop and learn how to

Learn More

August 18
Stargazing Night August 18

Stargazing Night You are invited to gaze at the stars at Discovery Park of America! Dr. Lionel Crews from the University of Tennessee at Martin will lead the event and will help you find the constellations

Learn More

September 2
Wildlife Education Series: National Wildlife Day

Wildlife Education Series: National Wildlife Day Saturday, September 2 Learn more about the different types of animals that are around Tennessee and the world on National Wildlife Day! What: National Wildlife Day When: Saturday, September 2 Where: ATA Room Time: 11:30 AM

Learn More

September 9
Kids Create! September 9

Kids Create! Kids Create is a NEW addition to our educational classes offered at Discovery Park of America! It is for children ages 6-12 and is on the second Saturday of each month! Children can come

Learn More

September 9
Family Education Series: Lewis and Clark

Family Education Series Lewis and Clark The Family Education Series is a program built on the mission of Discovery Park – to enhance the educational experiences and to inspire guests to see beyond their current level

Learn More

September 16
The Great American Airshow

The Great American Airshow Saturday, September 16 A Cornfest Event It’s back. The Great American Airshow takes flight on Saturday, September 16, and it is an event you will want your entire family to enjoy! Join

Learn More

September 21
Pottery Workshop September 21

Pottery Workshop at Discovery Park! Have you ever wanted to learn how potters make their pieces? Now is your chance to have a hands-on experience! Join us for our monthly Pottery Workshop and learn how to

Learn More

September 22
Wine & Paint Class September 22

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, September 22, 2017 Cheers to Friday night with friends, wine, and painting masterpieces! Participants must be 18 years of age $25 Members / $30 Non-members 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Learn More

September 23
Wildlife Education Series: Animal Tales – Fact or Fiction?

Wildlife Education Series: Animal Tales – Fact or Fiction? Saturday, September 23 Learn the truth about animal tales at this wildlife education program! What: Animal Tales – Fact or Fiction? When: Saturday, September 23 Where: Reelfoot Room Time: 11:30 AM

Learn More

October 1 - October 31, 2017
McDonald’s Pumpkin Village

McDonald’s Pumpkin Village October 1-31 With the change of season comes a crowd favorite at Discovery Park of America – McDonald’s Pumpkin Village! Guests are invited to come and see the wonderful display of bright orange

Learn More

October 7
Beer, Blues and Brats

Beer, Blues and Brats Saturday, October 7 It’s BACK! With the change of season comes Beer, Blues and Brats. Join us on the lawn as we taste different beers and enjoy delicious brats with all the

Learn More

October 14
Family Education Series: Witch Trials

Family Education Series Witch Trials The Family Education Series is a program built on the mission of Discovery Park – to enhance the educational experiences and to inspire guests to see beyond their current level of

Learn More

October 19
Pottery Workshop October 19

Pottery Workshop at Discovery Park! Have you ever wanted to learn how potters make their pieces? Now is your chance to have a hands-on experience! Join us for our monthly Pottery Workshop and learn how to

Learn More

October 20
Wine & Paint Class October 20

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, October 20, 2017 Cheers to Friday night with friends, wine, and painting masterpieces! Participants must be 18 years of age $25 Members / $30 Non-members 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Learn More

October 21
Wildlife Education Series: Creatures of the Night

Wildlife Education Series: Creatures of the Night? Saturday, October 21 Come and see some creepy critters and creatues of the night at this popular animal program! What: Creatures of the Night When: Saturday, October 21 Where: McDonald’s Pumpkin Village Time: 11:30

Learn More

October 28
Hooked on Science presents “Spooky Science!”

Hooked on Science presents “Spooky Science!” Join “Mr. Science” Jason Lindsey as he presents the coolest science experiments you have ever seen! You will get to interact with the different science experiments, as well as learn

Learn More

November 10
Wine & Paint Class November 10

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, November 10, 2017 Cheers to Friday night with friends, wine, and painting masterpieces! Participants must be 18 years of age $25 Members / $30 Non-members 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Learn More

November 11
Kids Create! November 11

Kids Create! Kids Create is a NEW addition to our educational classes offered at Discovery Park of America! It is for children ages 6-12 and is on the second Saturday of each month! Children can come

Learn More

November 11
Family Education Series: Sergeant Alvin C. York

Family Education Series Sergeant Alvin C. York The Family Education Series is a program built on the mission of Discovery Park – to enhance the educational experiences and to inspire guests to see beyond their current

Learn More

November 13
Stargazing Night November 13

Stargazing Night You are invited to gaze at the stars at Discovery Park of America! Dr. Lionel Crews from the University of Tennessee at Martin will lead the event and will help you find the constellations

Learn More

November 16
Pottery Workshop November 16

Pottery Workshop at Discovery Park! Have you ever wanted to learn how potters make their pieces? Now is your chance to have a hands-on experience! Join us for our monthly Pottery Workshop and learn how to

Learn More

December 2
Hooked on Science presents “Holiday STEM!”

Hooked on Science presents “Holiday STEM!” Join “Mr. Science” Jason Lindsey as he presents the coolest science experiments you have ever seen! You will get to interact with the different science experiments, as well as learn

Learn More

December 6
Stargazing Night December 6

Stargazing Night You are invited to gaze at the stars at Discovery Park of America! Dr. Lionel Crews from the University of Tennessee at Martin will lead the event and will help you find the constellations

Learn More

December 8
Wine & Paint Class December 8

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, December 8, 2017 Cheers to Friday night with friends, wine, and painting masterpieces! Participants must be 18 years of age $25 Members / $30 Non-members 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Learn More

December 9
Kids Create! December 9

Kids Create! Kids Create is a NEW addition to our educational classes offered at Discovery Park of America! It is for children ages 6-12 and is on the second Saturday of each month! Children can come

Learn More