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Wolf Howling

Hear the chilling chorus of the wolf pack. Free program.   Photo by Jay Huron

Free

Short History Hike

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

Learn about what it was like to live on the mountain over 100 years ago. The hike will cover several moderate trails with steep elevation changes. The group will hike just under four miles, round trip, from Lakeside Trail to Sweetgum, then out to Feagins Gap and up Lake Road to Ledbetter Gap, and then […]

$5.00

Sunstruck

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

Travel back to the beginning of time and experience the birth of the Sun. Discover how it came to support life, how it threatens life as we know it, and […]

$5.00

Appalachian Skies

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

“Appalachian Skies” will take visitors on a majestic tour of the current evening sky using the spectacular Zeiss star projector instrument. It’s fiber-optic generated star field is stunning and a […]

$5.00

Dining with The Wolves

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

See the wolf pack enjoy a tasty meal. Meet at the Wolf Habitat. Free Program! Photo by Jay Huron

Free

Dining with The Wolves

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

See the wolf pack enjoy a tasty meal. Meet at the Wolf Habitat. Free Program! Photo by Jay Huron

Free

SunWatch

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

SunWatch This free observing program is held by the dam and is offered every clear Saturday & Sunday, 3p-3:30p, March-October. Safely view the Sun in detail! Observe sunspots and more that reveal the Sun’s dynamic magnetic activity. It is weather-dependent. If it is too cloudy, the program will be canceled. This is a free event and […]

Free

Saturday with Snakes

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

Join Ranger Rhonda at the Herpetarium to meet some of our resident snakes. This is an open house program, so feel free to drop in anytime between 3:30 and 5:00 and stay as long as you like.

Free

Sunstruck

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

Travel back to the beginning of time and experience the birth of the Sun. Discover how it came to support life, how it threatens life as we know it, and how its energy will one day fade away. The program is followed by a brief tour of the current night sky. Show length ~35 min.

$5.00

Sunstruck

Bays Mountain Park 853 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN

Travel back to the beginning of time and experience the birth of the Sun. Discover how it came to support life, how it threatens life as we know it, and how its energy will one day fade away. The program is followed by a brief tour of the current night sky. Show length ~35 min.

$5.00

EVENT CALENDAR PURPOSE AND CRITERIA


A calendar has been created called the This is Kingsport events calendar which will serve as a non-public forum to provide citizens with information about social and organizational gatherings held within the city. The city will disseminate information to the public through this online calendar about social and organizational gatherings which are conducted or promoted by community partners with which the city currently has partnership agreements. Additionally, social or organizational gatherings held on city owned property to which the public at large is invited will be published on this calendar.


Each year the city enters into partnership agreements with multiple community partners some of whom in turn support the city by organizing events or promoting events of members and affiliates. By creating a common source for the dissemination of information about community events the city will be furthering its support of those community partners which in turn support the city. Moreover, the city wishes to and will benefit from highlighting gatherings which will be of benefit and enjoyment to the public.


Community partners may communicate their events or those which they promote to the city which will disseminate the information through the event calendar. Furthermore, the city of Kingsport will publish on the calendar those community events which are held on city property. In order to achieve the city’s goals only those events described herein will be published on the This is Kingsport event calendar which will be curated by city staff.