Park After Dark

Experience the Park after dark!

The Park closes at sunset, but you can experience the Park after dark at the special programs below!


Bring your blankets or lawn chairs, grab a spot on the Great Lawn and enjoy a movie on the big screen!
There will be an array of food trucks as well as popcorn for purchase.  No outside alcohol, please.  

October 13 | Spook-tacular Double Feature
6:15pm | Hocus Pocus
8:15pm | Friday the 13th 

*Please note Friday the 13th is Rated R. Viewing regulation is at parent's discretion.

Where: Great Lawn + Event Stage | Heart of the Park

Park Members: Free
Nonmembers: $10 per car

boofFalo bash

Presented by ARS | Conway Services

Join us on Halloween for a fun-filled night for your family!

WHEN:  October 31 | 5p-8p
WHERE: First Tennesse Foundation Visitor Center
COST:  Free for Park Members | $10 per car for non-members

  • Safe Trunk or Treating
  • Boo-ffalo Bob Photo Booth
  • Nocturnal Nature Hikes
  • Stargazing
  • Birds of the Night Demonstrations
  • Pumpkin Painting
  • Campfire Story-telling +  S'More Making with Kitchenette ($3 s'more kits)
  • Food Trucks
  • Music

park + pajamas campout

Park + Pajamas gives families a chance to explore the great outdoors together with exciting activities, including campfire cooking, guided nocturnal nature hikes and more.  Your registration fee includes includes breakfast, Special Halloween-themed snacks + all activities throughout the event! This camp out is family-friendly; therefore, participants are prohibited from bringing alcohol to this event. We appreciate your cooperation with this.

WHEN: Friday-Saturday, October 20-21, 2017 | 6pm - 9am
COST:  $8 per person (Park members) | $10 per person (Nonmembers)

Click here to register for this event 
Click here to download Health + Emergency form


Stargazing Nights

Get a closer look at the night sky with some help from our friends at the Memphis Astronomical Society (MAS)! MAS will provide telescopes to help visitors view various constellations, planets and star clusters. You can check out the moon, Jupiter, Bee Hive star cluster, Big Dipper, North Star and various other star clusters.  

WHEN:  October 28 | 6pm
WHERE: First Tennessee Foundation Visitor Center
COST:  Free
WHAT:  International Observe the Moon Night

Light refreshments will be served. 

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