scenic view of mountains and trees

2022 Nature Day

South Mountains State Park 3001 South Mountains Park Ave Connelly Springs NC 28612

Not just another day at the park… Learn about wildlife. Listen to Appalachian gospel music. South Mountains State Park will host the 18th Annual Nature Day on September 24th from 10:00 to 1:00 p.m.  A variety of programs, exhibits and music will be presented throughout the day.

Music is scheduled at the park picnic pavilion from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Tim and Faith Ingle and the “Heartstrings” musicians will inspire you with sounds of bluegrass gospel music. 

Exhibits will be displayed at the Jacob Fork Parking Area. Children’s activities are scheduled throughout the day. Watch your children make Animal Tracks, learn about Box Turtles, and more. Meet falconer Emmett Wallace and his redtail hawk!

Food and beverages will be available for purchase from South Mountains Volunteer Fire Department. Door prizes will be given away at 12:30pm at the picnic shelter.

South Mountains State Park welcomes the community to join us for this educational and fun day. Admission is free.