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Busy weekend ahead!

Shelby Farms Park is proud to have been selected as the site for the Memphis in May Triathlon, and we can’t wait to welcome athletes and spectators to the Park on Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15, 2022 for this special event! These triathletes will be swimming*, biking and running in and around the Park, and if you plan to visit this weekend, we recommend checking out the info below as your time at the Park may not be what you typically experience.

This weekend…

  • The Park will be open with regular hours on both days

  • The entire Park and surrounding access points will be impacted by this event 

  • Getting into the Park may take more time than usual

  • Accessing activities and amenities within the Park may not be what you regularly experience and may take more time than usual

  • Please pack your patience

  • Please be alert for runners, bikers and spectators

  • Be prepared for temporary traffic, delays and road closures in and around the Park  


Check out the map below to help plan your visit:

Good luck, athletes! 

*Swimming and wading at Shelby Farms Park are not permitted outside of sanctioned, supervised events.

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