“Discover Steampunk: A Fantastical Hands-On Adventure”

Making its Tennessee debut June 18, 2022 to Jan. 8, 2023, “Discover Steampunk: A Fantastical Hands-On Adventure” includes a series of immersive galleries featuring one-of-a-kind, hands-on interactive steampunk sculptures. The […]

2022 “Let it Glow” Drive-Thru and Walk-Thru

There’s nothing quite like Discovery Park of America during Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s. The popular “Let It Glow” Drive-Thru and Walk-Thru light shows returns Nov. 11 through Dec. 30, […]

Homeschool Day Dec. 15, 2022

Homeschool Day will be Thurs., Dec. 15, 2022 for all children grades 1-12. It’s a great day to bring your homeschool students to explore the museum and park with other […]

Free Admission for Children in January

Thanks to our partnership with Magnolia Place Assisted Living, children 17 and younger will once again receive free admission to Discovery Park of America throughout the month of January 2023. Our museum and […]

Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Discovery Awards

Kick off Discovery Park’s 10th birthday year at The 2023 Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Discovery Awards Gala and Fundraiser. This event will bring together thought leaders, policymakers, philanthropists […]

Military History and Armed Forces Symposium

The 2023 Military History and Armed Forces Symposium on Fri., and Sat., April 28 - 29 will feature a variety of programs and interactive activities that explore the past, present […]

Opening Night For Rhythm on the Rails May 5, 2023

Join your friends and family out by the South Lake at Discovery Park of America on Friday nights in May and June for a family-friendly summer concert series. Bring your […]

Rhythm on the Rails

Join your friends and family out by the South Lake at Discovery Park of America on Friday nights in May and June for a family-friendly summer concert series. Bring your […]

Cardboard Boat Regatta

The Cardboard Boat Regatta is back on for 2023. Start making your boats now for this exciting race on the South Lake at Discovery Park. Boats can only be made […]

Rhythm on the Rails

Join your friends and family out by the South Lake at Discovery Park of America on Friday nights through June 24 for a family-friendly summer concert series. Bring your blanket, […]

Rhythm on the Rails

Join your friends and family out by the South Lake at Discovery Park of America on Friday nights through June 24 for a family-friendly summer concert series. Bring your blanket, […]

Northwest Tennessee Photography Club Showcase

This semi-annual contest is open to all amateur photographers. The winners receive cash prizes, and their work is displayed in Discovery Park's Art Hall. The goal of the Northwest Tennessee […]