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Free wellness classes this summer

Free wellness classes this summer

We are pleased to announce that FREE wellness classes in the formal gardens begin May 3 and continue into the fall! Thanks to the generosity of our instructors, Overton Park Conservancy is able to offer these classes free of charge. On Tuesdays and Thursdays from

City Nature Challenge: April 29 – May 2

City Nature Challenge: April 29 – May 2

For the first time, the Memphis metro area will be participating in the global City Nature Challenge event! Started in 2016 as a competition between San Francisco and Los Angeles, the City Nature Challenge (CNC) has grown into an international event, motivating people around the

St. Jude Marathon is this Saturday!

St. Jude Marathon is this Saturday!

Overton Park Conservancy is thrilled to welcome the runners of this year’s St. Jude Memphis Marathon to the park once again on Saturday, December 4, 2021. This year, the runners will be doing a double loop through the park, entering at Poplar and Tucker, passing

A Day of Merrymaking 2018 Recap

A Day of Merrymaking 2018 Recap

While the cooler temperatures didn’t follow A Day of Merrymaking to the fall, we still had a blast hanging out with thousands of folks on the Greensward! All our visitors were treated to amazing entertainment, creative projects, and a market of local artists, businesses, and

Eat, drink, and make merry

Eat, drink, and make merry

It wouldn’t be A Day of Merrymaking without plenty of delicious treats to choose from. This year, we’ve got everything from beignets to tacos to barbecue, and you can top it off with a popsicle or a beer (depending on your age and interests!). For