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!

Park + Pajamas Family Sleepover

 August 11-12, 2017  | 6pm-9am
(Rain Date August 18-19)

Have an overnight adventure with the whole family! Park + Pajamas includes a guided nocturnal nature hike, campfire cooking, breakfast with the buffalo, and more! 

BYO-Tent. All supplies included.

Registration has closed for this event.


Presented by Huey's 

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 and beer for purchase.  No outside alcohol, please.  
August 5 | 8pm | Back to the Future 
August 12 | 8pm | The Secret Life of Pets (Four-legged friends are welcome on-leash!)

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

Free for Park Members
$10 / car for non-members

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.  Events are scheduled throughout the year.  Check back for upcoming viewing opportunities!

Join us for a viewing of the Great American Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017! Learn more here.

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