*Art in the Park 2020 Postponed Until 2021


Old Schedule To See Activities for Art in the Park



7:00-7:45 AM - Late Registration/Check-in 5K Mill Race in Pavilion #4

7:15-9:00 AM - Maysville and Jefferson Entrances to Park CLOSED to traffic – Foot Traffic ONLY

8:00 AM - 5K MILL RACE

9:00 AM - Race Awards in Amphitheater

10:00-6:00 PM - FESTIVAL OPENS – ART & CRAFTS BOOTHS – paintings, pottery, jewelry, wood & leather crafts, handmade soaps & oils and blacksmith; Educational Exhibits; Food Booths open among art vendors - BBQ at TWS Concession Stand; CHILDREN’S ART in Heritage Village Veal Cabin and Cross Roads School & in Pavilion #4; KIDS ZONE - (by Concession Stand) inflatables, face painting, petting zoo, ponies & puppet shows; TWS Table (Maysville side of Shoals) opens – ducks, t-shirts & cornmeal for sale; GRIST MILL operating, cornmeal for sale; Cornbread, fritters, beans & cobbler at Pethel Cabin; Play Miniature GOLF at “Spirit of the River” Golf Course

10:00-6:00 - PM In HERITAGE VILLAGE - Living History in the 1800’s Village – handmade items from 1800’s for sale; Tours of Cabins with biographical video in Freeman Cabin; Blacksmith, Folk Art and Historical Craft demonstrations and sales; Story Time by Piedmont Regional Library in the Cross Roads School 10-5 pm

CIVIL WAR Union and Confederate Camps with drills, history & period music; military and civilian wares for sale from Sutlers: Bonnie Blue Sutlery, Rum Creek, Belle Sisters Apothecary, Charleston Tintypist, Southern Family Impressions & Ole Doc Bell Root Beer

10:00-3:00 PM Miles Wilson Matthews Chapel in Heritage Village – SOUTHERN GOSPEL MUSIC– Jam Session with Dugar Strickland, Robin Dyer & Friends – amplified music


11:00 AM In Heritage Village – Civil War Medical Demonstration beside Chaplain’s Quarters and Calvary       Competition below Freeman Cabin

12:00 noon In Amphitheater - Children’s Art Contest winners announced

12:15 PM In Amphitheater – Commerce School of Dance performs


1:00-5:00 PM  IANUARIO Memorial BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL in Amphitheater hosted by BlueBilly Grit Band 

1:00 The Shoal Creek Stranglers               2:00 Curtis and Kim Jones Duo 

3:00 Next in Line                                  4:00 Open Jam on main stage– all pickers welcome

1:00 PM Children’s Skirmish in Heritage Village below Freeman Cabin

2:00PM In Amphitheater – Music Essay Winner awarded instrument

4:00 PM Civil War RE-ENACTMENT in Heritage Village with Artillery and Cavalry, narrated by General Lee Wayne Murdock

6:00 PM FESTIVAL CLOSES for the day


12:30-5:30 PM - FESTIVAL OPENS – ART Booths open – CHILDREN’S ART on display; Food Booths open and BBQ at Concession Stand; Cornbread, beans & cobbler at Pethel Cabin; KIDS ZONE – inflatables & activities; Miniature Golf open to public; TWS Table (Maysville side of Shoals) opens – ducks and corn meal for sale; GRIST MILL open, grinding cornmeal for sale

12:30-5:30 PM - In HERITAGE VILLAGE - Tours; Living History in the 1800’s Village; Folk Art/Historical Craft demonstrations/sales including Blacksmith;  

CIVIL WAR Union and Confederate Camps with history, cooking & period music: 

military and civilian wares for sale from Sutlers; period music around encampments

12:00-1:00 PM    Old Fashioned Church Service & Period Music with Champlain Joey Young in Village Chapel       


1:00-5:00 PM  Ianuario Memorial BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL in Amphitheater. BlueBilly Grit hosts.

1:00 Cotton Town Revival    2:00 Open Jam – all pickers welcome 

3:00 3 Bucks Shy              4:00 BlueBilly Grit

2:00 PM - In Amphitheater – Music Essay Winner awarded instrument

2:00 PM - Narrated Civil War RE-ENACTMENT in Heritage Village with Artillery & Cavalry

3:00 PM - SOUTHERN GOSPEL MUSIC– Dugar Strickland, Robin Dyer & Friends in Chapel – acoustic music

5:00-5:30 PM - THE HILARIOUS DUCK DASH – Maysville side of River                            


*TIMES AND EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE                                                   

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Note: Hurricane Shoals Park may close to due severe weather and or flooding on occasion. Play and swim at the shoals at your own risk. No fishing allowed in river.



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Phone: (706) 367-6350

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