2015 Chuckwagon Races

2015 Chuckwagon Races

National Championship Chuckwagon Races August 29th – September 6th, 2015 Adults: $30/day Saturday-Saturday; $20/day Sunday Children: Half Price Admission Each year, an estimated 20,000 people are on hand to watch the excitement of chuckwagon racing, bronc fanning, and the Snowy River Race. The Races are held Friday through Sunday every Labor Day weekend at the ...

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Family Movie Nights

Family Movie Nights

Free Movie/Fire Safety Night - Every Friday in August Sponsored by the Clinton Volunteer Fire Department Join us at Archey Fork Park (behind Subway) at dark. Everyone is welcome and concession stand will be open. Enjoy a movie with the kids and learn valuable fire safety tips that might save a life. ...

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Aerial Video

Aerial Video

Ever wonder what a bird's eye view of Greers Ferry Lake and shoreline would look like? Watch this stunning aerial footage courtesy of Cabins on the Cove Ozarks in Choctaw. Trouble viewing this video? Click here to watch it on YouTube Planning your next visit to the Lake? Check out these helpful ...

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Phase II River Restoration Complete

Phase II River Restoration Complete

Thursday, June 11, 2015: Clinton mayor Richard McCormac joined representatives from The Nature Conservancy, SWN, and other groups instrumental in completing the second phase of restoration of the Archey Fork of the Little Red River. The dedication ceremony included a tour of the improved shoreline and the newly opened trail ...

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2015 Greers Ferry Lake Area Guide

2015 Greers Ferry Lake Area Guide

2015 Greers Ferry Lake area guide The Greers Ferry Lake/Little Red River Tourism Association publishes an annual guide covering the 4-county area surrounding the Lake. The newest edition features nearly 80 pages of stunning photography showcasing the region’s natural attractions and local businesses & events, with special additions like an ...

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Little Red River

Little Red River

This stretch of Little Red River – South Fork in Van Buren County is 26.5 miles long and has been rated as a class II(III) section by American Whitewater. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way in this general area you’ll find lots of paddling places. The Little ...

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Greers Ferry Lake

Greers Ferry Lake

Greers Ferry Lake is located 65 miles north of Little Rock between Clinton and Heber Springs in the north central section of the state. It is accessible via U.S. Highway 65 and State Highway 5. Heber Springs, Clinton and other small communities around the lake offer lodging. Resorts, bed and breakfast, ...

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April 22 Newsletter / Previous page

Earth Day SelfieHave some fun this Earth Day – NASA is celebrating Earth Day by inviting you to post an outside photo to social media with the hashtag #GlobalSelfie. NASA will use the snapshots to create a picture of the Earth, a new “Blue Marble” mosaic built from the submitted photos. Visit NASA for more on the #GlobalSelfie project.

Clinton Softball – In case you haven’t noticed, the park has been busy with softball! This is a three county league, so visitors, parents; family & friends are showing up to support these little sluggers!
Next games:
Thursday the 24th, 6pm – two teams play
Friday the 25th, two games, 3:30 & 6:30
Monday the 28th, four games will be playing, beginning at 6 PM

Tickets are only $2 – come on out & enjoy the fun & fresh air. There’s still time for your business or organization to volunteer, contact Althea Olejniczak, 501/253-5310 for details.

2014 Prom Parade – Saturday April 26th at 6:45 PM, downtown Clinton. A very exciting time for the 2014 graduating class of Clinton High School – join us on the square and show your support! The CHS Auditorium is the backup in case of rain. For more info contact Mrs. Graham at Clinton High School.

April 28th Town Hall meeting – 5:30 to 7 PM at the Petit Jean Electric Community Room, hosted by the TEA Colation. Contact Brian for more information 501/745-7004, ext 120.

April 29th Hillside Inn Ribbon Cutting – 11:30 AM. 1025 Hwy 65B, up on the hill. Come on by and meet the new manager Hal Baker & staff.

May 13th Pie Auction – 6 PM, Clinton High School cafeteria. Join us as we celebrate Adrianne’s business legacy of promoting and supporting small business growth in Van Buren County by helping us kick off the first Adrianne Wilber’s Small Business Grant. Please let the Chamber know if you‘re planning on attending with a pie. If you are a candidate, please let the Chamber know that you will be there, so we can put you on the agenda.

April New Membership Special – Been thinking about joining the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce? Now is the time to take action with the first ever New Membership Drive. Sign up to become a new member by May 1st and receive full membership benefits for the rest of the year, including being listed in the 2014 Membership Directory at a special pro-rated fee. This special is for profit and non-profit businesses, contact Trish 501/ 745-6500 for more details.

Time on your hands? The Chamber is looking for a couple of volunteers to work in the Chamber office a few days a week. This will allow the Chamber to be open 5 days a week to better serve the community. If interested, contact Trish at 501/745-6500.

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