Earth Day Celebrations

Celebrate What's Great about Going Green in Your Community


April 7, 2018 | 10am-5pm
Celebrate sustainability at the biggest Earth Day celebration in the Mid-South! It’s a day full of live music, high-adventure play, eco-friendly vendors, local/sustainable food options and clean, green fun for the entire family!

For Kids:
$3 per person 
Inflatables: $1 a ticket / $10 unlimited play
Knocker Ball: $5 per person
Petting Zoo: 
$3 per child
Jr. Fishing Rodeo: Free | 10:30am-1pm | Click here for details to pre-register

NEW: Cornhole Tournament
First Tennessee Foundation Visitor Center
11am: Registration Closes | 12pm: Tournament Start
Space is limited -- tournament caps at 20 teams
Early Registration: $25 per team, one free parking pass (good for one vehicle)
Day of Registration: $30 ($25 + $5 parking fee)
Registration fees benefit Shelby Farms Park Conservancy.
Download Registration Form
| Download Tournament Rules

Live Music on the Main Stage
11am | Overton Drum Line
11:30am | Bailey Bigger
12pm | Danza Mexica Atlachinolli
12:45pm | Los Cantadores
2pm | Almost Famous Memphis
3:15pm | Wolf River Rednecks

More festival details coming soon!

Down to Earth Vendor Opportunities:
We are now accepting applications for food and booth vendor! A limited number of opportunties are available, and all applications are due by March 30, 2018.
Download Booth Vendor Application
All Food Vendor slots have been filled.

Questions? Contact Alex Bien at


April 15, 2018 | 2pm
Celebrate going green at the Earth Day 5K! After the race, runners are invited to take a tree home to green up their community! 

Registration info coming soon!


April 20-21, 2018 | 5pm-9am
Celebrate Earth Day with an overnight adventure at Shelby Farms Park! This  family-friendly campout in the Woodland Discovery Playground includes a guided nocturnal nature hike, sustainable arts and crafts, campfire cooking, an outdoor movie and more! 

Cost per person (ages 3 and under are free of charge):
$8 Park Members
$10 nonmembers per person

Click here to register!


April 28, 2018
Bring your blankets or lawn chairs, grab a spot on the Great Lawn and enjoy Jumanji on the big screen! 

Park Members: Free with your membership card or your quarterly member postcard
Nonmembers: $10 per car

2018 Earth Day Celebrations are made possible by

Marketing | Angie Whitfield
Media | Rebecca Dailey
Sponsorship Opportunities | Chris Duncan
Vendor Opportunities | Alex Bien
Volunteer Opportunities | Monique Stitts 

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