The marina located at Edgar Evins State park is open year round. There are two boat launch ramps within the Park. The facility includes 300 slips, 250 that are covered. A full service dock is available. Dock fees are determined by the size of the slip. For rental fee information call: 1-888-858-5695
A privately owned restaurant is located at the marina. More information.
2013 May Events (pdf) including our new Campsite Decoration Contest, pontoon boat rides, and more.
2013 June Events (pdf)
June 8 - Free Fishing Day
Don’t have a fishing license? No worries…you don’t need one! TWRA recognizes June 8th as “Free Fishing Day” in Tennessee - resident or not, any person of any age can fish TN public waters without having a license. This event is for all ages and experience levels. Whether you have fished before or just thought about it, come to the park to enjoy a Free Day of Fishing. Bring your own rod or you may borrow one of ours for these programs, but supplies are limited, so they are first come, first serve. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Free snacks and water provided by the Friends of Edgar Evins State Park. Learn more.
Waterfall Tour - Friends of Edgar Evins - March
Celebration of Spring - April (wildflowers, birding, hiking, and more)
Western Wallflower Week - May View Flyer
Memorial Day Campsite Decoration Contest - View Flyer
Annual History Hayride - Friends of Edgar Evins - October
Fall Pontoon Boat Cruises - Friends of Edgar Evins – November
Celebration, Appalachian Center for Crafts – 1st weekend in April
Annual Fiddlers Jamboree – Smithville TN. – weekend closest to July 4th
Lancaster Fire Hall Jam – 2nd Saturday in August
Off the Beaten Path Tour – Smithville Chamber of Commerce – early Fall
Center Hill Lake Clean-up Day - sponsored by Corps of Engineers – 1st Sat. in October
Interpretative programs for all ages are scheduled during the summer months. Subjects range from local history to flora and fauna. Special programs are also provided upon request.
Each shelter has approximately nine picnic tables and can accommodate up to 75 people. A huge fireplace/grill is located in each pavilion.
Shelters may be reserved through the park office up to one year in advance. Restrooms and playfields are located nearby.