Hear about the history of old-time music with Matt Downer, the Old Time Traveler, at the new artist exhibit next to Fairyland Caverns. Step back into nostalgic Americana and meet characters from the '30s, highlighting the decade Rock City opened to the public. Enjoying summertime activities like making "Aunt Frieda's fire fly jars."
WSRC Radio broadcasts live throughout the park as Rock City's very own radio station conducts special appearances from regional artists, the all-American music lovers, visitors and children. Guests can also walk the footsteps of Frieda Utermoehlen Carter, seeing Rock City Gardens through its founder's eyes. Tours are on a first come, first served basis at 9 a.m., 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. daily.
Raptor shows with Wings to Soar return at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. for an uplifting and interactive presentation showcasing various rescued birds of prey in action.
Café 7 is also open seven days a week from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning Memorial Day weekend, with extended hours until 7 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Taste delicious food with a modern twist like a catfish po' boy, fried green tomato BLT or a Southern salad.
Rock City is continuing its conservation partnership with Lula Lake Land Trust for this event and is committed to co-advocacy efforts with local community organizations.
For more information and the full schedule for Rock City's Summer Music Weekends, visit the Rock City website.