October 20, 2018 - 7:00pm

Events In & Around DeSoto State Park

Campfire Talk: Corn~A truly a-maizing Plant!

Join us for a fun campfire talk in the great outdoors!  Campfire Talks are a series of educational & entertaining programs located in the great outdoors. Campfire programs are held many Friday & Saturday evenings (May –October) in DeSoto State Park.

Join geographer Dr. Kelly Gregg in a casual discussion of the origins of Native American corn, how it shaped American culture and cuisine, and how it went on to help feed the world!” Free & open to the public, bring the family along for fresh popcorn! Seating is limited, so bring your own comfortable camp chair if you wish.

Date: October 20, 2018

Time: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Where: DeSoto State Park’s Campfire Ring in the Improved Campground(In case of inclement weather will be located in Nature Center)

Call 256.997.5025 OR email  for details.