Event Information
Full Moon Pickin Party
Percy Warner Park
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 7:00 PM
Musicians and music fans alike are invited out to the Friends of Warner Parks' Full Moon Pickin Party. Bring your family and friends, a blanket, and your pickin instrument, if you have one.
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This is a Team Green Sponsored Event


Musicians and music fans alike are invited to the Full Moon Pickin Party, Bridgestone Americas and Bridgestone Americas' Trust Fund. This fundraiser features Middle Tennessee’s finest bluegrass and roots music under the light of a full moon. All money raised from this laid-back affair directly benefit Friends of Warner Parks to ensure the preservation and protection of Warner Parks, and to support educational programs at the Warner Park Nature Center.

When Friday's closest to a Full Moon from 7-11pm. See below for the full 20167Schedule.
Where Steeplechase Barn at the Equestrian Center (map)
2500 Old Hickory Blvd. in Percy Warner Park.

Cost $20 in advance via Now Playing Nashville
$25 at the gate for adults ages 18 and up (cash only)
$7 for ages 7-17 years old ($10 at the gate)
$90 Season Pass (Help celebrate Warner Parks 90th Anniversary!)
FREE for Children ages 6 and under
Tickets are limited. Purchase in advance to make sure you get into this fun-filled event.

Difficulty: This is a fun social event, no experience necessary!
Registration Deadline: See event site for more details
Group Size Limit: See event site for more details

Parking: Parking is available in the grassy area at the park entrance. Follow the traffic directors.


Children Policy: This is a family-friendly event. Buy glow sticks at the concession stand to keep track of your kids in the dark!
Dog Policy: Friendly dogs on leashes welcome
Weather Policy: This is a rain or clear skies event
Cancellation Policy: See event site for more details


Pickers with a BLUEGRASS instrument pay only $5-$10 at the door. All instrument cases will be subject to search. Discounted entrance is available for the following bluegrass instruments only:

  • Guitars
  • Mandolins
  • Banjos
  • Fiddles & Bass Fiddles
  • Lap Steels
  • Dobros
  • Dulcimers
  • Autoharps
  • Accordions
  • Harmonica Sets (minimum 5 piece set)

Please note: Single harmonicas, ukuleles, drums and additional instruments not listed above are welcome, but they will not qualify for discounted entry offer.


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Friends of Warner Parks is dedicated to the preservation, protection, and stewardship of Percy and Edwin Warner Parks. It works to protect the natural and historical integrity of the area by supporting appropriate recreational activities, maintaining and enhancing its features, and promoting programs that inspire appreciation and conservation of the Parks. Friends of Warner Parks works closely with Metro Nashville Parks and Recreation to leverage volunteer, partnership and philanthropic efforts to care for the Parks. Among other projects, funds raised by Friends of Warner Parks are used to fund programs and staff at the Warner Park Nature Center, restore historic structures, and maintain trails and other park amenities. Friends is a 501(c)3 organization.   

Thanks to the generosity of many individuals, local companies, organizations, and foundations, Friends of Warner Parks has invested over $30 million to date into the Parks, making it a model for metropolitan parks nationwide. In close partnership with Metro Nashville Parks & Recreation, Friends funds or oversees most of the trail maintenance and invasive plant control in the Parks. Friends also supports Warner Park Nature Center staffing and program funding through its annual budget and grant writing efforts.

In addition to supporting fundraising events like the Full Moon Pickin Parties and Rock 'n Road Races, you can support Friends of Waner Parks in the following ways:


Advanced purchased reservations must be received no later than 5:00pm the Thursday before the event. Tickets may be purchased online from NowPlayingNashville.com or by cash/check at the Friends of Warner Parks Office. Call 615-370-8053 for more information. This event is a rain or clear skies event.

Beverages included in the ticket price. Adult admission includes up to 4 beers with proof of legal drinking age. No outside alcohol permitted. Water and sodas available to all. Food will be available on site for purchase. Bags and instrument cases subject to search.

For ADA accommodation, please call 615-370-8053.