Chester Frost Park Programs and Activities

We offer many Programs and Activities throughout the year adding to the public's enjoyment of Chester Frost Park

Keep checking back with us as dates and times for programs will be continually added throughout the year.

Movies in the Park

Campground Movie Nights:  Bring your lawn chair or blanket to enjoy a free movie under the stars. All movies are family-friendly and we will have free popcorn while it lasts (Please bring Non- Alcoholic Drinks with you as no drinks will be provided). These movies will be shown on our Buffalo Run Stage near the Chester Frost Park Pavilion. (These are rain or shine events. In the case of rain, the movie will be held in the Chester Frost Park Pavilion) Parking is available at the CFP Pavilion.

                               HALLOWEEN MOVIE NIGHT                                Chester Frost Park Pavilion

                                           October 12, 2019 at 7:30 PM                                           Doors Open at  7:00 PM


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Rated:   PG

Your favorite monster family boards a luxury cruise ship so Dracula can take a summer vacation from the hotel.  As they take in all the fun the cruise has to offer the dream vacation soon turns into a nightmare when Drac falls for the mysterious ship captain Ericka, who hides a dangerous secret that could destroy them all.

Any Questions please contact Maureen Davis Recreation Specialist at 423-209-6892.

Beach Movie Night: Once a year we invite you to join us at the Chester Frost Park beach to watch a free movie on the sand. All movies are family-friendly. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Concessions will be available.


Participants will hand dye white cotton t-shirts in an array of colors using various methods including folding, rolling, twisting, or crumpling to create designs. Come see what you can create.

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Bring a float, wear a life jacket, and watch a shark movie from the water. Can you "survive" till the end? All participants that "survive" will receive a T-shirt. More Details to come...

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Create Sand Themed Crafts and Sand Castles.


           July 11th 2019       10:00 AM - 12:00 PM at Chester Frost Park Beach                     We will be creating Sand Art Creations and Building Sand Castles.         This is a Free Event for All Ages.  All Children must be accompanied by an Adult. 

Any Questions please contact Maureen Davis Recreation Specialist at 423-209-6892.

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Want to learn how to kayak? Come join us in the relaxed setting of Chester Frost Park to learn the basics. We will teach you how to launch your kayak and basic paddle strokes to get you started on your kayaking adventure.

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Come decorate your bike for the festivities of Fourth of July and join our Bike Parade in Chester Frost Park Campground. Great for all ages. 

June 29th 2019

                   Decorating starts at 12:00 PM at Smokemont Shelter                      Parade Starts approximately at 12:45 PM

Any Questions please contact Maureen Davis Recreation Specialist at 423-209-6892.

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Watermelon Eating Contests. 8yrs old and Up. Prizes awarded to the Winners.

June 29th 2019     1:30 PM     Smokemont Shelter

All Participants must Register and Sign a Wavier to Participate.           Registration Ends at 1:00 PM

Any Questions please contact Maureen Davis Recreation Specialist at 423-209-6892.

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Geocaching is an outdoor treasure hunting style game using GPS enabled devices. Participants use GPS coordinates to locate hidden "geocaches" (containers) and sign a logbook located inside. These "geocaches" are stashed all over the world. Start your hunt today!

"Maker Nights"handmade image

Come join us for a variety of DIY classes. Take home your creations after each class.

No-Sew Fleece Throwsno sew fleece throw imageBasic Knitting - Mug RugsMug Rug ImageCandles and Air Fresheners

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Spring Break Activities at Chester Frost Park Campground

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