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  • Stroller Strides presented by Fit4Mom Memphis

    Dec 14th, 2018
    9:30am - 10:30am
    First Tennessee Foundation Visitor Center

    Weekly Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

    Stroller Strides® is a total fitness program that moms can do with their babies. It includes power walking/jogging and intervals of strength and body toning exercise using exercise tubing, your stroller, and the environment. Taught by certified fitness instructors with specialty training in the pre and post natal woman, it is a great workout for any level of exerciser. All of our instructors abide by the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ recommendations for exercises. Stroller Strides® instructors weave songs and activities into the routine designed to engage and entertain baby, while moms are led through a series of exercises specific to her role as mom.

    Cost: First week free, $45 per month. 
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  • Get Outside! Fitness: Lakefront Fitness

    Dec 14th, 2018
    Noon - 1:00pm
    Yurt at Woodland Discovery Playground

    Strength training and general conditioning

    This fitness class is a combination of strength training and conditioning designed to increase power, muscular endurance, cardiovascular fitness, and coordination while building muscle and burning fat. Equipment such as medicine balls, resistance bands and weight bars are used to target each participant’s ability. Come experience overall improved fitness while being coached by trainers from NBS Fitness in Memphis.

    When:  Fridays at 12pm - Classes will resume on January 12, 2018. 
    Where: Yurt
    Cost: Free


    This project is funded under a Grant Contract with the State of Tennessee. Get Outside! Fitness Programs are part of Shelby Farms Park's Health + Wellness Programs, which are made possible by Baptist Memorial Health Care.

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  • Starry Nights, presented by International Paper

    Dec 14th, 2018
    6:00pm - 10:00pm
    6903 Great View Drive North, Memphis, TN 28134

    NOVEMBER 22-DECEMBER 28, 2018*


    Sunday-Thursday: 
    6pm-9pm | Friday-Saturday: 6pm-10pm

    Starry Nights
    , presented by International Paper, is a family-friendly holiday experience with drive through and walking trails of lights and displays plus magical Mistletoe Village!  Starry Nights is the largest annual fundraiser for the Park, and it's a holiday tradition for thousands of families. Check out the info below or click here to plan your visit! 
     


    TICKETS

    Admission: $20 per car ($15 for Park Members) | $50 per van | $150 per bus
    Tickets can be purchased at the gate as you enter Starry Nights, or you can save time in line and purchase them online (additional fees may apply)! When you pre-purchase a ticket, you can enter though a separate event entrance, skipping the line at the main entrance!   Tickets may also be purchased in advance at the Lake's Edge Gift Shop. 

    Click here to purchase tickets online. 


    DRIVE THROUGH LIGHTS + DISPLAYS

    Drive through more than two miles of holiday lights and displays! This year features some new displays, plus some of your old favorites!  Tune in to the Starry Radio Station to enjoy holiday music during your drive!


    NEW: LIGHTS BY THE LAKE

    Walk the festive half-mile holiday path or ride the Candy Cane Train ($5 per person) to enjoy new light displays along Hyde Lake.  Look for the signs in Mistletoe Village to direct you to the holiday path.

    Enjoy a free, guided tour of the light displays, learn about Park wildlife and play holiday trivia!  Meet on the plaza of the Visitor Center.  Tours may be cancelled during inclement weather. 

    Tours on the following nights at 7pm + 8pm:
    December 1, 3, 7, 10, 13, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28


    FEDEX MISTLETOE VILLAGE

    Located in the Visitor Center, the FedEx Mistletoe Village is your hub for holiday fun! Each night this space will transform into a holiday wonderland, full of activities and winter fun! Mistletoe Village activities are only open during Starry Nights unless noted below.

    NEW: BUILD-A-BEAR WORKSHOP

    Make a holiday friend at our Build-A-Bear Workshop!

    Swirl Unicorn: $28
    Candy Cane Glisten (White Reindeer): $28
    Grey Gust Moose: $28 
    Merry Mint Bunny: $26 
    Santa’s Reindeer (Brown Reindeer): $26
    Timeless Teddy: $22 

    All outfits and accessories are sold separately.

    Pick up an exclusive Shelby Farms Park hoodie (only available at Starry Nights!) for your new friend for $10. Matching hoodies for toddlers, youth and adults are available in the Lake's Edge Gift Shop!

    Build-A-Bear Workshop Hours:

    November 22: 5pm-9pm

    November 23 - December 16

    Sunday-Thursday: 11am-9pm
    Friday-Saturday: 11am-10pm

    December 17-28
    Monday-Friday: 10am-9pm
    Saturday: 10am-10pm
    Sunday: 11am-9pm

    SANTA CLAUS

    Visit with Santa in his workshop through December 23!  Picture packages start at $25.  Plus, you can write a letter to Santa and mail it in the North Pole Express mailbox (free)! 
     

    PETTING ZOO, CAMEL + PONLY RIDES

    Petting Zoo Admission: $3 per person
    Food Cup: $1 per cup
    Camel + Pony Rides: $5 per person 

     

    HOLIDAY SHOPPING

    How do you fit 4,500 acres of fun into a stocking? Visit the Lake's Edge Gift Shop for exclusive Park gifts! You'll find something for everyone on your list -- from Park gear to Park experience packages to Shelby Farms Perk coffee, jewelry and drink ware...plus more in store!


    SPECIAL THEME NIGHTS

    November 29: Tacky Sweater Night ($5 off)
    December 3:
     Run Walk Bike ($5 per person); Starry Nights closed to cars
    December 6: 
    Decorate Your Car Night ($5 off) 
    December 6: 
     Member Night (Free Petting Zoo entry + free s’more kit.  Must show Member ID)
    December 10
    : Walkin + Woofin ($5 per person; free for four-legged friends!): Starry Nights closed to cars
    December 13
    : Scout Night ($5 off)


    HOLIDAY TREATS

    Enjoy a sweet treat during your visit to Starry Nights!  Grab some hot chocolate and do a little shopping, and then roast s'mores or marshmallows over a cozy fire pit!

    Hot chocolate: $3
    S’mores kit 
    (graham crackers, marshmallows, chocolate): $5
    Marshmallows: 
    $3 
    Food Trucks:
     prices and options vary


    CARRIAGE + HAYRDIDES

    Enjoy Starry Nights in a whole new way -- on a carriage or on a hayride!  Visit Starrycarriagerides.com for more information and to make reservations.


    STARRY NIGHTS 2018 IS MADE POSSIBLE BY
     



    Best Care Home Services | Brother | Choate's 
    Coleman Taylor Transmissions  | Commercial Advisors | 
    FedEx | Financial Federal
    Gerber Taylor | Hollie Winter Fine Jewelry | Hope Church | Huey's | MAA

    Memphis Area Honda Dealers | Montgomery Martin | New South Capital
    Park's Edge | 
    Valero


    Special thanks to:
    The Commercial Appeal | LSI | Malco

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  • Get Outside! Fitness - Nature Boot Camp

    Dec 15th, 2018
    8:00am - 9:00am
    Yurt at Woodland Discovery Playground

    BLT Fitness + Nutrition will challenge your body and mind during an intense full body workout that is designed to burn fat and build strength while helping you breakthrough your own limitations.  Every group training session is led by an experienced and certified personal trainer and is designed to be fun and high energy.  BLT created this boot camp challenge for anyone who is ready to stop making excuses and get the results they want! 

    When: Tuesdays at 7:15am + Saturdays at 8:00am
    Where:  First Tennessee Foundation Visitor Center

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  • Get Outside! Fitness Program: Yoga (Adults)

    Dec 15th, 2018
    9:30am - 10:30am
    Yurt at the Woodland Discovery Playground
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  • K9 Academy - Reliable Recall

    Dec 15th, 2018
    10:00am - 11:00am
    Pavilion 7

    RELIABLE RECALL/COME WHEN CALLED

    One of the most important and frequently used behaviors is come when called. It is also the one behavior we easily poison when we work with our dogs. If you want your dog to readily come to you when you call them, this 3-week course if for you.

    When: Classes begin at 10am December 1 and run three weeks
    Where: Picnic Pavilion 7
    Fee:  $75

     

    Click here to register for any class. 

     


    Questions about registration? Contact Julia Willhite at jwhillhite@shelbyfarmspark.org
    Questions about the training?  K9Academy@shelbyfarmspark.org

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  • Get Outside! Fitness: Meditation Techniques / Mental Fitness

    Dec 15th, 2018
    10:45am - 11:45am
    Yurt at Woodland Discovery Playground
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  • Goat Yoga [CANCELLED]

    Dec 15th, 2018
    11:00am - Noon
    First Tennessee Foundation Visitor Center

    Due to weather, this class has been reschduled to Saturday, December 22.


    This special, family-friendly class offers an exciting and unique experience to help you keep moving this holiday season! Participants in this yoga class will be joined by a herd of goats who are eager to jump, climb and strike a yoga pose!

    Location: First Tennessee Foundation Visitor Center 
    Admission: 
    $5 per person
    Payment will be collected at the beginning of class, so please arrive a few minutes early.

    Note: These classes will take place outdoors, so please plan to dress for the weather. Participation is at your own risk.

    Program Partner: Hooker Farms Petting Zoo

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  • Meet the Makers: A Holiday Open House at The Lake’s Edge Gift Shop

    Dec 15th, 2018
    Noon - 3:00pm
    First Tennessee Foundation Visitor Center (6903 Great View Drive North)


    12:30pm-1:30pm Belltower Artisans Pottery Demo

    2pm-3pm Author Samantha Crespo Book Signing of100 Things to Do in Memphis Before You Die

    More vendors may be added -- stay tuned!
     

    The Lake's Edge Gift Shop is proud to carry products from these local Memphis artists and vendors:
    7 Homeless Grove | Bella Caffe | Belltower Artisans | Dinstuhl's | Eso Tolson | Insecty
    Jones Orchard | Justin Fox Burks | Samantha Crespo

     

    Visit The Lake's Edge Gift Shop in the Visitor Center, or online here.

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  • Starry Nights, presented by International Paper

    Dec 15th, 2018
    6:00pm - 10:00pm
    6903 Great View Drive North, Memphis, TN 38134

    NOVEMBER 22-DECEMBER 28, 2018*

    *Closed on Monday, November 26
    Sunday-Thursday: 
    6pm-9pm | Friday-Saturday: 6pm-10pm

    Starry Nights
    , presented by International Paper, is a family-friendly holiday experience with drive through and walking trails of lights and displays plus magical Mistletoe Village!  Starry Nights is the largest annual fundraiser for the Park, and it's a holiday tradition for thousands of families. Check out the info below or click here to plan your visit! 
     


    TICKETS

    Admission: $20 per car ($15 for Park Members) | $50 per van | $150 per bus
    Tickets can be purchased at the gate as you enter Starry Nights, or you can save time in line and purchase them online (additional fees may apply)! When you pre-purchase a ticket, you can enter though a separate event entrance, skipping the line at the main entrance!   Tickets may also be purchased in advance at the Lake's Edge Gift Shop. 

    Click here to purchase tickets online. 


    DRIVE THROUGH LIGHTS + DISPLAYS

    Drive through more than two miles of holiday lights and displays! This year features some new displays, plus some of your old favorites!  Tune in to the Starry Radio Station to enjoy holiday music during your drive!


    NEW: LIGHTS BY THE LAKE

    Walk the festive half-mile holiday path or ride the Candy Cane Train ($5 per person) to enjoy new light displays along Hyde Lake.  Look for the signs in Mistletoe Village to direct you to the holiday path.


    FEDEX MISTLETOE VILLAGE

    Located in the Visitor Center, the FedEx Mistletoe Village is your hub for holiday fun! Each night this space will transform into a holiday wonderland, full of activities and winter fun! Mistletoe Village activities are only open during Starry Nights unless noted below.

    NEW: BUILD-A-BEAR WORKSHOP

    Make a holiday friend at our Build-A-Bear Workshop!

    Swirl Unicorn: $28
    Candy Cane Glisten (White Reindeer): $28
    Grey Gust Moose: $28 
    Merry Mint Bunny: $26 
    Santa’s Reindeer (Brown Reindeer): $26
    Timeless Teddy: $22 

    All outfits and accessories are sold separately.

    Pick up an exclusive Shelby Farms Park hoodie (only available at Starry Nights!) for your new friend for $10. Matching hoodies for toddlers, youth and adults are available in the Lake's Edge Gift Shop!

    Build-A-Bear Workshop Hours:

    November 22: 5pm-9pm

    November 23 - December 16

    Sunday-Thursday: 11am-9pm
    Friday-Saturday: 11am-10pm

    December 17-28
    Monday-Friday: 10am-9pm
    Saturday: 10am-10pm
    Sunday: 11am-9pm

    SANTA CLAUS

    Visit with Santa in his workshop through December 23!  Picture packages start at $25.  Plus, you can write a letter to Santa and mail it in the North Pole Express mailbox (free)! 
     

    PETTING ZOO, CAMEL + PONLY RIDES

    Petting Zoo Admission: $3 per person
    Food Cup: $1 per cup
    Camel + Pony Rides: $5 per person 

     

    HOLIDAY SHOPPING

    How do you fit 4,500 acres of fun into a stocking? Visit the Lake's Edge Gift Shop for exclusive Park gifts! You'll find something for everyone on your list -- from Park gear to Park experience packages to Shelby Farms Perk coffee, jewelry and drink ware...plus more in store!


    SPECIAL THEME NIGHTS

    November 29: Tacky Sweater Night ($5 off)
    December 3:
     Run Walk Bike ($5 per person); Starry Nights closed to cars
    December 6: 
    Decorate Your Car Night ($5 off) 
    December 6: 
     Member Night (Free Petting Zoo entry + free s’more kit.  Must show Member ID)
    December 10
    : Walkin + Woofin ($5 per person; free for four-legged friends!): Starry Nights closed to cars
    December 13
    : Scout Night ($5 off)


    HOLIDAY TREATS

    Enjoy a sweet treat during your visit to Starry Nights!  Grab some hot chocolate and do a little shopping, and then roast s'mores or marshmallows over a cozy fire pit!

    Hot chocolate: $3
    S’mores kit 
    (graham crackers, marshmallows, chocolate): $5
    Marshmallows: 
    $3 
    Food Trucks:
     prices and options vary


    CARRIAGE + HAYRDIDES

    Enjoy Starry Nights in a whole new way -- on a carriage or on a hayride!  Visit Starrycarriagerides.com for more information and to make reservations.


    STARRY NIGHTS 2018 IS MADE POSSIBLE BY
     



    Best Care Home Services | Brother | Choate's 
    Coleman Taylor Transmissions  | Commercial Advisors | 
    FedEx | Financial Federal
    Gerber Taylor | Hollie Winter Fine Jewelry | Hope Church | Huey's | MAA

    Memphis Area Honda Dealers | Montgomery Martin | New South Capital
    Park's Edge | 
    Valero


    Special thanks to:
    The Commercial Appeal | LSI | Malco

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  • Starry Nights, presented by International Paper

    Dec 16th, 2018
    6:00pm - 9:00pm
    6903 Great View Drive North, Memphis, TN 38134

    NOVEMBER 22-DECEMBER 28, 2018*

    *Closed on Monday, November 26
    Sunday-Thursday: 
    6pm-9pm | Friday-Saturday: 6pm-10pm

    Starry Nights
    , presented by International Paper, is a family-friendly holiday experience with drive through and walking trails of lights and displays plus magical Mistletoe Village!  Starry Nights is the largest annual fundraiser for the Park, and it's a holiday tradition for thousands of families. Check out the info below or click here to plan your visit! 
     


    TICKETS

    Admission: $20 per car ($15 for Park Members) | $50 per van | $150 per bus
    Tickets can be purchased at the gate as you enter Starry Nights, or you can save time in line and purchase them online (additional fees may apply)! When you pre-purchase a ticket, you can enter though a separate event entrance, skipping the line at the main entrance!   Tickets may also be purchased in advance at the Lake's Edge Gift Shop. 

    Click here to purchase tickets online. 


    DRIVE THROUGH LIGHTS + DISPLAYS

    Drive through more than two miles of holiday lights and displays! This year features some new displays, plus some of your old favorites!  Tune in to the Starry Radio Station to enjoy holiday music during your drive!


    NEW: LIGHTS BY THE LAKE

    Walk the festive half-mile holiday path or ride the Candy Cane Train ($5 per person) to enjoy new light displays along Hyde Lake.  Look for the signs in Mistletoe Village to direct you to the holiday path.


    FEDEX MISTLETOE VILLAGE

    Located in the Visitor Center, the FedEx Mistletoe Village is your hub for holiday fun! Each night this space will transform into a holiday wonderland, full of activities and winter fun! Mistletoe Village activities are only open during Starry Nights unless noted below.

    NEW: BUILD-A-BEAR WORKSHOP

    Make a holiday friend at our Build-A-Bear Workshop!

    Swirl Unicorn: $28
    Candy Cane Glisten (White Reindeer): $28
    Grey Gust Moose: $28 
    Merry Mint Bunny: $26 
    Santa’s Reindeer (Brown Reindeer): $26
    Timeless Teddy: $22 

    All outfits and accessories are sold separately.

    Pick up an exclusive Shelby Farms Park hoodie (only available at Starry Nights!) for your new friend for $10. Matching hoodies for toddlers, youth and adults are available in the Lake's Edge Gift Shop!

    Build-A-Bear Workshop Hours:

    November 22: 5pm-9pm

    November 23 - December 16

    Sunday-Thursday: 11am-9pm
    Friday-Saturday: 11am-10pm

    December 17-28
    Monday-Friday: 10am-9pm
    Saturday: 10am-10pm
    Sunday: 11am-9pm

    SANTA CLAUS

    Visit with Santa in his workshop through December 23!  Picture packages start at $25.  Plus, you can write a letter to Santa and mail it in the North Pole Express mailbox (free)! 
     

    PETTING ZOO, CAMEL + PONLY RIDES

    Petting Zoo Admission: $3 per person
    Food Cup: $1 per cup
    Camel + Pony Rides: $5 per person 

     

    HOLIDAY SHOPPING

    How do you fit 4,500 acres of fun into a stocking? Visit the Lake's Edge Gift Shop for exclusive Park gifts! You'll find something for everyone on your list -- from Park gear to Park experience packages to Shelby Farms Perk coffee, jewelry and drink ware...plus more in store!


    SPECIAL THEME NIGHTS

    November 29: Tacky Sweater Night ($5 off)
    December 3:
     Run Walk Bike ($5 per person); Starry Nights closed to cars
    December 6: 
    Decorate Your Car Night ($5 off) 
    December 6: 
     Member Night (Free Petting Zoo entry + free s’more kit.  Must show Member ID)
    December 10
    : Walkin + Woofin ($5 per person; free for four-legged friends!): Starry Nights closed to cars
    December 13
    : Scout Night ($5 off)


    HOLIDAY TREATS

    Enjoy a sweet treat during your visit to Starry Nights!  Grab some hot chocolate and do a little shopping, and then roast s'mores or marshmallows over a cozy fire pit!

    Hot chocolate: $3
    S’mores kit 
    (graham crackers, marshmallows, chocolate): $5
    Marshmallows: 
    $3 
    Food Trucks:
     prices and options vary


    CARRIAGE + HAYRDIDES

    Enjoy Starry Nights in a whole new way -- on a carriage or on a hayride!  Visit Starrycarriagerides.com for more information and to make reservations.


    STARRY NIGHTS 2018 IS MADE POSSIBLE BY
     



    Best Care Home Services | Brother | Choate's 
    Coleman Taylor Transmissions  | Commercial Advisors | 
    FedEx | Financial Federal
    Gerber Taylor | Hollie Winter Fine Jewelry | Hope Church | Huey's | MAA

    Memphis Area Honda Dealers | Montgomery Martin | New South Capital
    Park's Edge | 
    Valero


    Special thanks to:
    The Commercial Appeal | LSI | Malco

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