Overton Park is a 342-acre public park in the heart of Memphis, Tennessee. The park contains a nine-hole golf course, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis College of Art, Memphis Zoo, Levitt Shell, Rainbow Lake, Veterans Plaza, the Greensward, two playgrounds, and a 126-acre Old Forest State Natural Area. Learn more.

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  • Farm to Park

    Riverside 1844 Artisanal Foods

    The Evergreen Community Farmers Market is getting a new home, and it’s right here in Overton Park! Beginning September 3, the weekly market will relocate to the East Parkway Pavilion to provide the community with even more convenient access to local produce, food, and other goods. This collaboration between Rhodes College and Overton Park Conservancy […]

  • Fun in the sun

    Hot air balloon above Merrymaking

    Last weekend’s Day of Merrymaking was a smashing success! Despite the rather cozy temperatures, more than 4,100 of you came out and celebrated Overton Park with us–that’s double last year’s attendance! And the really awesome thing is that the festival netted over $29,000 for the park. We’re so grateful to our sponsors and to everyone who donated, […]

  • Get fit and meet your neighbors in the park!

    Running Crew

    Looking for a way to spend more time in the park, meet your neighbors, and get a little healthier in the process? Several of our amazing park lovers are providing a way for you to do just that…for free! Trail Running 101 For those interested in getting into running on the Old Forest trails, Memphis […]

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