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11th Annual Nashville Outdoor Recreation Festival & Expo @ Bells Bend Park

April 15, 2023 @ 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

NORFE 2023 Partners: (We will update as we get more confirmations)
Adams BBQ
BSAS: Barnard – Seyfert Astronomical Society
Camp Twigs/Leadership Academy
Columbia – Brentwood
Friends of Bells Bend Park
Greenways for Nashville
Harpeth Conservancy
Healthy Parks, Healthy Person
Hobnail Trekking Co.
Metro Parks disABILITIES Program
Music City Disc Golf
Nashville Orienteering
Nashville Paddle Company
Nashville Running Company
Nashville Ski Club
Natchez Trace Parkway
Outdoor Chattanooga
Outdoor Nashville
Patagonia – Nashville
Riverwood House
Sugary Dolces
Sunseeker Outfitters
Sunshine’s Adventures
NORFE 2023 Activities: if there is a cost for the activity it will be designated with a ($)
Beginners Archery with Camp Twigs/Leadership Academy
Loaner Mountain Bikes to check out Bells Bend’s Mnt. bike trails
Outdoor Bouldering
Indoor Rock Wall with Autobelay
A/V Presentation: Everest Base Camp presented by Hobnail Trekking Co.
Beginners Orienteering Course presented by Nashville Orienteering
Guided Wildflower Hike with Cheryl Medley
Guided Park Orientation Hikes with Metro Parks Staff
Kid Zone presented by Camp Twigs/Leadership Academy
Paddling with Dogs presented by Captain Keller of Sunshine’s Adventures
($) Bells Bend 6 Miler presented by Nashville Running Company
Gear Demo by Columbia – Brentwood
If you have interest in having a table, becoming a vendor, or hosting an activity/workshop/demo, please reach out to us at or call 615-862-4187 for more information. 


April 15, 2023
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
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Bells Bend Park
4187 Old Hickory Blvd
Nashville, TN 37218 United States
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