Special Events

Town of Atoka Events

Food Truck Festival
2024 Food Truck Festival
Atoka Parks and Recreation puts on a Food Truck Festival every March that started in 2021.
It was a huge hit so we have offered it yearly ever since. 

Date: March 9th

Time: 11am-5pm

Food Trucks, Merchandise and Informational Booth, Bounces Houses, and Yard Games!

Click here to register a Food Truck

Click here to register a Merchandise/Informational Booth

FTF Reg Open
Pop-Up Farmer's Market
2024 Pop-Up Farmer's Market

Dates: 5/11, 6/8, 7/13, 8/10, 9/14, 10/12, & 11/9
Time: 8am-1pm
Set-up: 7am
Location: Across from Atoka Town Hall (Boatwright Lot)

Register to be a vendor here!

Atoka BBQ Fest
2024 Atoka BBQ Fest

The Atoka BBQ Fest will be back again in 2024!  The contest will take place in Atoka, TN on April 5th & 6th, 2024. It will be located at Nancy Lane Park, 118 Atoka Park Ave, on the south side of the Park. The contest will again be sanctioned by the Memphis Barbeque Network. See the links below for contest information & registration.

If you would like to be a 2024 Event Sponsor please see the link below for more information. 

2024 Atoka BBQ Fest Sponsor Info & Registration

Returning in 2024 is the Kids Cook-Off, Corn Hole Tournament, Mayor's Pie Challenge, Grilled Cheese Challenge, Kids Fun Zone & Vendors. 

Whole Hog Title Sponsors!: TBA

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS FOR THE EVENT! Click here to sign up!
Registration & Information: BBQ Teams

Registration & Information: Merchandise & Informational Vendors

Food Trucks- FULL for the event

You can also find the most up-to-date information about  Atoka BBQ Fest on Facebook: Atoka Parks and Recreation.
BBQ Fest Save the Date
Cops and Bobbers
2023 Cops and Bobbers (1)
6 am 5/18/24 - Due to the weather coming through Tipton County this event has been pushed back for a start time of 9 am. We look forward to seeing you there!

Cops and Bobbers, May 18, 2024
Sponsorship Letter of Agreement can be found here

For more details call Atoka Town Hall at 901-837-5300
Movie Night in the Park
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Rock the Block
2024 Rock the Block

Date: August 3rd, 2024
Time: 7pm-9pm
Location: Walker Park, 1197 Walker Parkway

This event is a family fun event co-hosted with Gateway Baptist Church. The event features free activities/food along with food trucks and vendors. The night is ended with fireworks at 9pm!

Flyer: TBA
Autumn in Atoka
2024 Autumn In Atoka

Date: October 5, 2024
Time: 11am-5pm
Location: Nancy Lane Park

Car Show
Howard Tinting
Show N Shine Car Show
Entry Fee: FEE TBA / Check In: 8am-10am
Judging: 12am / Awards: 2pm
Categories: Chevy/GM Late Model, Chevy/GM Early Model, Ford Late Model,
Ford Early Model,Dodge/Ram Late Model, Dodge/Ram Early Model,
Motorcycle, Import, Under Construction, Club Participation,
Best Paint, Best Interior, Best of Show, People's Choice
Food Truck Festival
Food Trucks/Vendors:
Event Time: 11am-5pm
Set-up: 8:30am-10:30am
Clean-Up: 5pm-6pm
Food Trucks: FEE TBA
Includes 20 x 20 space, electrical, and water if needed
Merchandise/Informational Booths:
10x10 space= FEE TBA
20x20 space = FEE TBA
*Electrical not included. Inquire if needed*
Halloween Events
2024 Safe Night Out

Date: October 25th
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Location: Nancy Lane Park
Movie in the Park:TBA


Trick or Treat Stations, Games Booths, Bounce Houses, & Food Trucks!

Free Event to the Public!


Veterans Day Ceremony
Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: November 11th
Time: 8am
Location: Adkison Park

The Town of Atoka hosts their annual Veteran's Day Ceremony at Adkison Park each year on Veteran's Day, November 11th at 8am. A special Medal of Honor Flag is raised along with a twenty-one-gun salute. 
Christmas Events

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Santa's Ride 23

Tree Lighting 23