Event Details

  • Every 4th Saturday of every month. from 04/25/2015 to 11/28/2015

    Visitors talk with a demonstrator at a Pioneer Day encampment.
    Location: Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center, milepost 266 near Tupelo, MS | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Free of charge Contact Name: Parkway Visitor Center Staff Contact Phone Number: 1-800-305-7417
The public is invited to watch pioneer lifestyle activities that often include basket-making, spinning, weaving, knitting, and other traditional craft demonstrations. Leather-working and mountain dulcimer demonstrations are usually offered throughout the day. Children are invited to participate by dressing up in pioneer clothes and trying these activities firsthand.

This program is free to the public. The Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center is located at milepost 266 on the Natchez Trace Parkway, near Tupelo, Mississippi. For additional information, please call 662-680-4027 or 1-800-305-7417. 

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