Memphis Mushroom Festival

Ticket and Lodging Page

Noon, October 1, 2020-Noon, October 4.  Come camp, learn, play and have fun in the forest.

Buy a ticket, take the ride.  You won't be the same after this festival.  Come for 4 days of back to back things to do, see and learn.   Deck out your camp site for our Theme Camp Contest, bring things to share, and a costume for our party! 

We have reserved all of the Lodging at Shelby Forest so that during Memphis Mushroom Fest, we can live together in the Forest.  You have several choices of lodging types so feel free to camp with us or stay nearby at hotels or Air Bnb

  • Camp Store
  • Farmers Market Style Vendors
  • Local Chefs teaching
  • Yoga and Meditation
  • Classes every day
  • Demonstrations Daily
  • Best Theme Camp Contest
  • Produce Boxes
  • 49 Camp Sites with electric and Water Connections
  • 6, 2 Bedroom Cabins
  • Air BnB
  • Camp Style Bunk Houses w/ AC and Hot Water for up to 140 people
  • Area Hotels

You can bring your own food to camp with our get some at the festival.  Bring instruments, toys and ideas! Get creative and feel free to be your weird, wild wonderful self.  This is a family friendly event but be aware that it covers several acres and will involve some adventure and endurance.  We will have organic farmers, mycophiles, and local orchards selling their goods at our Daily Farmers Market.  Additionally, you can get a host of homemade products including spices, fresh herbs, pasta, & blended oils.  Enjoy mushroom grilled cheeses, coffee, wine, beer and camp supplies from our Camp Store. 

 Adult 4 Day Festival Pass Early Bird Sale $125, Child 4 Day Festival Pass Early Bird Sale $100 

Campsite all 4 days/3 nights for up to 6 People $125, 2 Bedroom Cabin for up to 8 People all 4 days/3 nights $450

Persol Group Camp Lodging with AC/Bathrooms/Showers w Hot Water all 4 days/ 3 nights $50

At this time, we are not selling Single Day Passes

To Attend Memphis Mushroom Fest, you must purchase a 4 day pass.  You can add lodging at the Park too! 

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...

Farm to Table

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