• A curve along the Natchez Trace Parkway with fall colors

    Natchez Trace

    Parkway AL,MS,TN

Event Details

  • Every 4th Saturday of every month. from 03/22/2014 to 11/22/2014

    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 corn-shuck doll making, basket weaving, beading, and quill pen demonstrations. Leatherworking and mountain dulcimer demonstrations will also be 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. For additional information, please call the visitor center at: 662-680-4027 or 1-800-305-7417.