Arkansas Food Festivals, Fairs & Shows
(Food, Wine, Beer & Agricultural Events)
2018 - 2019 ARKANSAS Month by month Listings
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CLICK ON THE MONTHS ABOVE for a Complete Listing of All Arkansas Events, with Descriptions and Links.
Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
July 19-21, 2018
77th Annual Johnson County Peach Festival
The oldest outdoor festival in Arkansas. Peach eating contest and a peach cobbler, jam and jelly bake-off; gospel music on Court Square, arts and crafts, 4 mile run, frog jump contest and more!
August 9-11, 2018
42nd Annual Hope Watermelon Festival
Watermelon Olympics, melon judging & auction, watermelon eating contest, seed spitting contest, melon toss, antique engine show, entertainment and Southwest Arkansas' largest arts and crafts show. Attendance: 50,000.
September 21-29, 2018
Arkansas Oklahoma State Fair
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Begun in 1936 as the Fort Smith Livestock Exposition, the Arkansas-Oklahoma State Fair has grown into one of the premier events in the region. Livestock and Creative Arts competition. Carnival, Live Concerts, over 2,500 exhibitors, vendors and over 135,000 visitors during this nine day celebration. Attendance: 135,000.
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