Press Releases

Wildflower Walk at the Natchez Trace Parkway

June 6, 2011

The Natchez Trace Parkway will present a Wildflower Walk on Saturday, June 18, 2011, at 9:00 a.m.

Nissan Sponsors Re-Opening of Historic Franklin Theatre

May 31, 2011

The Franklin Theatre today announced that Nissan Americas will sponsor the historic theater’s grand re-opening on Friday, June 3, including a 1930s-themed celebration in downtown Franklin.

“Summer Wildlife Festival” on Saturday, June 4, 2011

May 23, 2011

The Natchez Trace Parkway will host a “Summer Wildlife Festival” on Saturday, June 4 at the Natchez Trace Parkway Information Cabin, in Ridgeland, Mississippi from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Natchez Trace Parkway Announces Free Junior Ranger Programs, June 2011

May 23, 2011

The Natchez Trace Parkway will begin Junior Ranger programs at the Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center on June 4, 2011. The programs will be conducted Saturday mornings beginning at 10:00 a.m. and will cover natural and cultural history topics that are related to the Natchez Trace Parkway.

Natchez Trace Parkway Closure from Milepost 204.3 to 214.5

May 20, 2011

Natchez Trace Parkway officials announce a closure from milepost 204.3 to milepost 214.5 due to the impacts of recent storms.

Enter to Win a $1,000 Gift Certificate from the Natchez Trace Compact

May 11, 2011

We are giving away a $1,000 gift certificate to a Natchez Trace Facebook fan!

“Summer Wildlife Festival” on Saturday, June 4, 2011

May 10, 2011

The Natchez Trace Parkway will host a “Summer Wildlife Festival” on Saturday, June 4 at the Natchez Trace Parkway Information Cabin, in Ridgeland, Mississippi from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Jeff Busby Campground Reopened on Natchez Trace Parkway

May 10, 2011

The National Park Service has reopened the Jeff Busby Campground, located at milepost 193.1 in Choctaw County, Mississippi. The campground had been temporarily closed due to recent storm damage.

Wildflower Walk at the Natchez Trace Parkway

May 3, 2011

Join a park ranger on Sunday, May 15, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. at the Chickasaw Village Site for a Wildflower Walk.

Wildflower Walk at the Natchez Trace Parkway

May 3, 2011

Join a park ranger on Sunday, May 15, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. at the Chickasaw Village Site for a Wildflower Walk.