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March 7 - April 7, 2017
Spring Break Special at Discovery Park!

Spring Break at Discovery Park of America! March 7 through April 7 Students on spring break from March 7 through April 7 will receive $2.00 off their general admission! This special is only valid Tuesday through

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March 10
Wine & Paint Class March 10

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, March 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

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March 11
Kids Create! March 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

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March 16
Pottery Workshop March 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

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March 16
“The Sounds of Memphis” Dinner Theater

“The Sounds of Memphis” Dinner Theater Enjoy the blues and soul music that is incorporated in this production, as well as the story behind the King of Rock and Roll. Enjoy the performance by the folks from

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March 18
Saturday Morning Science March 18

Saturday Morning Science March 18 Who: Everyone! What: Saturday Morning Science “Earth & Planetary Sciences” When: March 18 Where: LEC Room Time: 9:00 – 10:00 AM Cost: FREE Check out this month’s Saturday Morning Science flyer!

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March 18
Family Education Series: Da Vinci Dissected

Family Education Series Renaissance Man: Da Vinci Dissected 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

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March 21
Homeschool Days March 21

Homeschool Days at Discovery Park of America! Discovery Park of America offers Homeschool Days once a month! Homeschoolers are welcome to come and spend the day with us for just $8.00 each! You can also join

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March 25
Wildlife Education Series: Wetland Conservation Partnerships

Wildlife Education Series: Exploring the Benefits of Wetland Conservation Partnerships Saturday, March 25 Don’t let the name fool you! Ducks Unlimited is really much more than ducks. Wetland conservation provides waterfowl and wildlife habitat, clean water, flood

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March 25
Rubber Ducky Race!

Rubber Ducky Race Saturday, March 25 3…2…1…And they’re off! Join us for the first Rubber Ducky Race at Discovery Park of America! Enjoy the friendly competition and pure luck where participants race their rubber ducks in

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April 1
Southern Nights April 1

Southern Nights  Saturday, April 1, 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

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April 6 - October 26, 2017
Libation Station is BACK in 2017!

Libation Station at the Depot April 6 – October 26 Most Thursday Evenings from 5 until 9 Libation Station at the Depot is back for the summer! Join your friends for a cocktail from our cash

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April 7
Stargazing Night April 7

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

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April 8
Kids Create! April 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

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April 14
Wine & Paint Class April 14

The Art Vine: Wine & Paint Class Friday, April 14, 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

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April 15
Dino Egg Hunt April 15

Dino Egg Hunt Saturday, April 15 It’s time to hunt Easter Eggs at the annual Dino Egg Hunt! Come out and spend all day with us before the egg hunt begins! There will be bounce houses,

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April 16
CLOSED for Easter

Discovery Park of America is CLOSED for Easter.

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April 18
Homeschool Days April 18

Homeschool Days at Discovery Park of America! Discovery Park of America offers Homeschool Days once a month! Homeschoolers are welcome to come and spend the day with us for just $8.00 each! You can also join

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April 20
Pottery Workshop April 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

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April 21 - April 23, 2017
Civil War Days April 21-23

Civil War Days April 21-23 During Civil War Days, guests are invited to take a step back in time and learn all about how soldiers fought and families lived. You will see reenactors, weapon demonstrations, Civil

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April 28
Movie on the Lawn

Movie on the Lawn Friday, April 28 It’s family night at Discovery Park of America! Pack up the kids and head to the Great Lawn for a fun night of popcorn and a movie! Summer is

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April 29
Wildlife Education Series: Crafts for Kids

Wildlife Education Series: Crafts for Kids; Recycled Bird Feeders Saturday, April 29 Learn more about Recycled Bird Feeders at the Wildlife Education Program! Kids can enjoy this craft-oriented program! What: Exploring the Benefits of Wetland Conservation Partnership When: Saturday, April

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May 6
Southern Nights May 6

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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:

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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June 10
Southern Nights 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

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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

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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

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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

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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!

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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