Pickin in the Park

This event is an evening full of bluegrass music, BBQ, local craft vendors, laughter and fun. Join us on the first Friday of October; the event begins at 5:30 and ends at 9:30 and is located at the historic amphitheater and tearoom on the east side of Norris Dam State Park. There is no entrance fee but donations to the Friends of Norris Dam are strongly encouraged!  

Food and drinks will be available to purchase.  For moreinformation, call 865-425-4500 or visit https://tnstateparks.com/parks/norris-dam. 

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Latitude: 36.248512 Longitude: -84.109961 Elevation: 1010 ft

Event Dates

10/2/2020 – 10/2/2020

Admission Fee

No Admission Charge

Ages Event is Appropriate For


How to Get There

The physical address is 125 Village Green Circle Lake City, TN 37769. The Park is located off of Interstate 75 on Freeway 441.  You can access the Park from Lake City, TN (Exit 128) and Norris, TN (Exit 122).


When is the Pickin in the Park this year 2014. Is it Oct 3rd 2014?

Debbie McCloud, 8/11/2014

This is always a great time for me and my family. The music is good, rangers and attendents are wonderful. If you havent been to this it is time to come and try it. If you love Blue Grass, Country and Gospel music, you will find it here. Love it and will be there again this year.

Robin Stanford, 9/25/2014

Just spoke with Kathy at Norris Dam State Park and the pickin in the Park is on Friday, Oct. 3rd. 2014

Robin Stanford, 9/25/2014

Always a great event. We plan to camp this year and make it even better!

Theda, 6/21/2016

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