Buffets among Father’s Day gift options at TN state parks
By Kim Swindell Wood | June 6, 2019 12:24 pm
A southern-style feast at one of six restaurants at Tennessee State Parks is a great way for anyone to treat a dad this Father’s Day on Sunday, June 16.
Whether it’s a buffet or another idea, like a golf pass, state parks gift card, or a subscription to The Tennessee Conservationist magazine, Tennessee State Parks has the perfect option for any Father’s Day gift.
State parks are serving buffets at the following state parks restaurants:
Cumberland Mountain State Park
Buffet 11 a.m.-8 p.m., $16.95 for adults, $8.95 for children 6-12; not including drink and tax
24 Office Dr., Crossville
David Crockett State Park
Crockett’s Mill Restaurant
Early bird buffet, 7:30 a.m.-10 a.m., $9.95
Buffet 11 a.m.- 3 p.m., $15.95, 10 percent discount for seniors, $7.95 for children 6-12, free for children 5-and-under with each paying adult; not including drink and tax
1400 West Gaines, Lawrenceburg
Henry Horton State Park
The Governor’s Table
Buffet 11 a.m.-2 p.m., $15.95, discounts for seniors (62-and-over) and children under 12, not including drink and tax
4209 Nashville Hwy, Chapel Hill
Contact: 800-250-8612 or 931-364-8205
Montgomery Bell State Park
The Forge Restaurant
Buffet 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5 p.m.-8 p.m., $15.95, half price for children 6-11, free for children 6-and-under when with an adult
1000 Hotel Ave., Burns
Contact: 800-250-8613 or 615-797-3101
Natchez Trace State Park
Western Spur Restaurant
Buffet 11 a.m.-3 p.m., $14.95, $7.50 for children 6-12, not including tax, free for children 5-and-under with paying adult
24845 Natchez Trace Rd., Wildersville
Contact: 800-250-8616 or 731-968-8176
Pickwick Landing State Park
Captain’s Galley Restaurant
Buffet 11 a.m.-8 p.m., $15.95, special prices for seniors, half price for children under 12, free for children 5-and-under, not including drink and tax
116 State Park Rd., Pickwick Dam
Contact: 800-250-8615 or 731-689-3135
For more information, including menus, visit https://tnstateparks.com/blog/fathers-day-meals-and-gift-ideas.
A Tennessee State Parks gift card is always a great idea. Books, walking sticks, and apparel are just a few of the items available for purchase with a certificate at state parks gift shops. For more information, visit https://tnstateparks.com/about/gift-card.
Maybe dad likes to read about the natural wonders of Tennessee. A subscription to The Tennessee Conservationist is ideal. The award-winning magazine highlights the people and places of Tennessee while focusing on the natural, cultural and historic treasures unique to the Volunteer State. For subscription information, visit https://tdec.tn.gov/conservationistpublic/.
For those looking for an exceptional gift that lasts an entire year, the Tennessee Golf Trail Annual Pass is available. Pass holders enjoy unlimited golf at any of the six state parks traditional golf courses or the three Jack Nicklaus-designed Bear Trace courses. Passes can be purchased at any Tennessee Golf Trail course and are good for 12 months from the date of issue. The Tennessee Golf Trail Annual Pass includes green fee, cart fee and a basket of practice balls. Price for a regular member is $2,000 per year, and for a senior $1,800 per year. For more information, visit https://tnstateparks.com/golf.