Donated to the City by its namesake Jeff Whitaker in 1893, the acreage that comprises Whitaker Park has provided family fun for generations!
Last but not least, the park doubles as a concert and event venue, sporting a gorgeous amphitheater. Remember to be on the lookout for events hosted by the city (spoiler, there are plenty of them, especially in the warmer months!)
Secret no more!
For those unfamiliar or new to the area, Whitaker Park and the City of Monterey sit between Crossville and Cookeville on I-40 (mile markers 300 and 301). An easy drive and a quaint, beautiful city await those wanting to make a day of exploring the area!
So, now you know about the best-kept secret in the Upper Cumberland, Whitaker Park. Warm days are ahead so pack your favorite book, dust off those walking shoes, and come enjoy a day of outdoor fun in Monterey, Tennessee!
To learn more about Monterey and the exciting things happening here, explore our tourism site today! Thanks for reading!