Discovery Park of America: 5 Years in Review

Dec. 8th

When Jim Rippy begins his second retirement in January, he’ll do so knowing that he helped make his friend, businessman and philanthropist Robert Kirkland’s dream come true. After ten years

A message from upcoming President / CEO Scott Williams

Nov. 13th

Scott Williams joined the DPA team in November and will begin his role as President and CEO on Jan. 1, 2019. I am thrilled by the exciting opportunity to join

Christmas Events at Discovery Park of America!

Oct. 30th

Who is ready for Christmas cheer? We know you are! Check out what we have going on this holiday season, and plan on spending the day with us! Some events

Discover Trams!

Oct. 5th

We are happy to announce that we now have trams at Discovery Park of America!

Labor Day Weekend Activities!

Aug. 30th

It’s a three-day weekend! Woo! And there are plenty of things you could be doing this Labor Day weekend at Discovery Park of America! And yes, there is something that

Discovery Park of America Names Scott Williams President and CEO

Aug. 24th

UNION CITY, Tenn. — The board of directors of Discovery Park of America announced today the selection of Scott Williams as the organization’s new president and CEO. Williams will replace

Discovery Park of America will be open on Labor Day

Aug. 17th

Discovery Park of America will be open on Monday, September 3rd with extra special Labor Day fun plans for guests that day.

Discovery Park of America’s Russell Orr becomes a NASA Ambassador

Apr. 23rd

What do you get when you combine our amazing Solar System with earth-shattering passion?  A shooting star?  An asteroid shower?  Or maybe a new NASA Ambassador?

Discovery Park of America Honored With Six Kaleidoscope Awards

Mar. 1st

The best and brightest were spotlighted this week at the Southeast Festivals and Events Association’s (SFEA) Kaleidoscope Awards, in Murfreesboro, TN on February 26th. 

Discovery Park’s Cafe Under New Management

Feb. 16th

The Cafe located in Discovery Park of America in Union City is under the new management of Connie and Johnny Babb of Union City.

Holiday Cheer at Discovery Park Through “From Leaders with Love” Project

Dec. 29th

Leaders Credit Union, a member-owned financial cooperative based in Jackson, Tenn., spread holiday cheer around the community and at Discovery Park with their second annual “From Leaders with Love” project.

Discovery Park of America Welcomes Its 1,000,000th Visitor!

Dec. 19th

Fog horns roared, confetti flew through the air, and docents danced to the music of “Celebrate” as Discovery Park of America heralded its one-millionth visitor on Saturday, Dec. 16th!