Entries by Hannah

Twilight Zip Line Rides

Enjoy the thrill of flying through the forest canopy as the sun sets and turns to darkness on our 310-foot zipline. With only a headlamp and the soft glow of lights strung along the platform, you can let your imagination run wild while you soar through the twilight on this unique fall adventure. Pre-registration required […]

StarFest 2019

This year marks the 36th anniversary of Bays Mountain Park’s annual three-day astronomical convention and star gathering, StarFest. Join us October 18-20 for a weekend packed with astronomical treats hosted by the Bays Mountain Astronomy Club and Bays Mountain Planetarium. Keeping with this year’s theme “Exploring the Spectrum,” all the speakers do astronomical research in […]

Music on the Mountain

Appalachian folk music is as much as part of our region as the mountains themselves. This fall, Bays Mountain Park presents “Music on the Mountain,” a series of concerts that lets you experience the root music of the Appalachian Mountains right here at the park! We welcome two music groups, the Green Rumours and Monroeville. […]

Cinema Under the Stars

Cinema Under the Stars is back this fall with two nights of family fun! Visit the Bays Mountain Amphitheater for an outdoor movie, surrounded by natural beauty and the sounds of our resident animals. Bring a blanket—and your friends and family too—and enjoy this movie night at the park! The amphitheater is bleacher seating, so […]

TN Naturalist Program

Interested in learning more about Tennessee’s natural history so you can help maintain it? Registration for the Tennessee Naturalist Program at Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium is now open. The Tennessee Naturalist Program is an education training course designed to introduce the natural history of Tennessee to interested adults. Graduates join a critical corps of […]

Fall at the Planetarium

Take a trip to the planet closest to the Sun this fall at Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium! Two new shows begin at the planetarium on September 3. The main feature for September through November 10 will be “The Transit of Mercury featuring ‘Solar Quest.’” This is a unique showing in the planetarium theater, beginning […]