Memphis Mushroom Festival
This festival is part of the growing movements of sustainability, healthy cooking and legalization of all plant food and medicine. The public is calling for more local farms, organic foods, humanely raised meats, and natural medicine to combat our modern health epidemics. Our goal is to teach you all about the wild and wonderful world of mushrooms.
Classes and Demonstrations, Live Music Entertainment, Tastings, Wild Food Forays, Pontoon Boat Rides, Wild Food Dinners, Identification Tents, Theme Camp Contests, Guided hikes including Birds of Prey watching,, Art Projects, Lectures & book signings, Hands on demonstrations of Mycology, Pollination, Composting, Horticulture & more. Each camp will recieve a locally sourced, organic, Produce Box for every camp site or cabin filled with food to preprare over the grill or snack on while you camp with us. We provide a fresh fruit, produce & nut snack basket for our campers in Persol Group Camp. You will also recieve a mushroom growing kit. All kids & adult activities are included as well as immersive art experiences, interactive educational experiences, and daily communal experiences. This is a way to connect with others and nature, in a way that is organic and safe. Come learn, connect, find your tribe and celebrate a healthy lifestyle. Our goal is to educate you on the wild and wonderdul world of mushrooms and nature and facilate a connection to the forest and others during our festival.
Our lecture topics will include: Mycology, Organic Horticulture, Vegetarian Culture, Psychedelic Medicine, Current Legal Status of Plant Medicine, All About CBD, Hydroponic Gardening, Meditation & Mindfulness, Natural Alternatives to Carcinogenic Products, Cooking with Wild Foods, Superfoods, Plants as Medicine, Building your own GeoDescent Dome Green House for $300, Inoculating logs with Mushroom Spores, Home Grown Mushrooms, Basic Green Thumbery, Nature Miracles, Nutrition and Cooking, Composting with Mushroom Spores, Innovative Uses of Mycelium, Fungus as Medicine...
Meeman Shelby Forest State Park (View)
7097 Benjestown Rd
Millimgton, TN 38053
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|