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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Chamber Newsletter / Previous page

Time on your hands? The Chamber office is looking for a few volunteers to help answer phones and cover the office a few times a week. If interested, please contact Trish at 745-6500.

May 5th – The 10th Anniversary Celebration for the Methodist Thrift Shop beginning at 11 AM to 1 PM, located at 270 Griggs Street in Clinton. Join in their celebrating 10 years in their current location & participate in drawings for goodies, free lunch and activities. For more information contact Pat 501-745-3533.

May 7- North Central Adult Education Program’s GED Graduation beginning at 7 PM and will be held at the Clinton High School Cafeteria. All are welcome to attend. Call 501-745-6554 for more information.

May 7th – Children’s Advocacy Alliance is partnering with the Dirty Farmers Community Market at 5:30 PM for an informational meeting about becoming a CASA advocate. Light snacks will be provided by the Dirty Farmers Community Market, and the meeting will be held in their facility at 364 Main Street in Clinton. If you would like more information about becoming a CASA advocate, or becoming involved in any way with Children’s Advocacy Alliance, contact Sam May at 501-237-9990 or email at smay@hopeandjustice.org.

May 8th – American Cancer Relay for Life – a community event where people come together to support, remember, inspire & celebrate life. The event begins at 5 PM to 11 PM and is held at the Clinton High School Football field, 489 Yellowjacket Lane. Register teams at www.relayforlife.org/vanburenar, email Ashley.german@cancer.org, or call 479-857-6964 for more details.

May 13 – 15th “Junk-Be-Gone Days” for the City of Clinton. For more information contact City Hall at 745-8110.

May 13th – Children’s Workshop beginning at 5 PM at the Dirty Farmers Market. Come have a story, snack and make pinwheels at their May children’s workshop. This is a free workshop and open to the public. Call Jackie, 501-253-4716 for more information.

May 16th – Spring Fling, A Free Event sponsored by Ozark Health in the Nursing & Rehab Center’s parking lot from 9 am to 1 pm. There will be games for all ages, bingo, sno-cones, mini car show, bounce house & so much more.

May 19th – Fabric Produce Bag Workshop. Come bring an old t-shirt and learn how to make it into a reusable produce bag. We will provide everything you need to make a bag to take home, just bring a t-shirt. If you’d like to stay and help us make some for the market we would love and appreciate the help. This workshop is free and open to the public. The workshop will begin at 5:00 at The Dirty Farmers’ Market, 364 Main Street. Call Jackie, 501-253-4716 for more information.

May 26th “Taking Time Out to Support Your Business” Bi-Monthly General Chamber Membership Meeting will begin at 6 PM and held in the Petit Jean Community Room. These functions are to help enhance your business by offering various educational or informative programs, and as always these are at no charge. Stay tuned for more information.

Trish Childers, Executive Director

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