• Rafting through the Obed Wild & Scenic River gorge

    Obed

    Wild & Scenic River Tennessee

Art in the Park

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Date: July 30, 2012
Contact: Matt Hudson, 423-346-6294

In celebration of the National Park Service's 96th birthday, the Obed Wild and Scenic River will be hosting an Art in the Park Reception on Saturday, August 25 at the Visitor Center at 208 N. Maiden Street in Wartburg, Tennessee. The reception will start at 5 pm (Eastern Time) that evening.  

The event will include art activities for kids and a display of photographs from the recent Obed Photography Contest. During the evening the contest's winning entries will be revealed.  The Shelter Road Band will be providing a range of Americana, rock and country music as light refreshments are served.   David Brill will also be in attendance to sign his book, "Cumberland Odyssey", which will be available for purchase that evening. 

If you have any questions feel free to call the park at (423)346-6294.  

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Did you know that more than a dozen boulders are located along the Boulder Trail? There are also more than 100 boulders located throughout the river's boundaries. Many rock climbers also enjoy boulder climbing along the Obed.