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

July 16th “Make and Eat a Campfire workshop” – That’s tomorrow at The Dirty Farmers Community Market beginning at 4 PM. There will also be singing around the campfire, maybe share a story or two and have a craft for the children. This workshop is free and open to the public. Contact Jackie Sikes, for more information 501-253-4716.

July 19th – Free Watercolor Painting Workshop – 9:00a.m. You’re invited to join Joyce Hartmann, renowned local artist, in a free “Plein air” watercolor painting workshop at South Fork Nature Center on Saturday, July 19, 2014. “Plein air” is a French term for “Painting Outside” and Joyce is good at it. Participants should bring their own watercolor paint supplies. To pre-register call 501/745-6615 and visit www.southforknaturecenter.org for directions & details.

July 22nd – Just a week away – Taking Time Out To Further Your Success! Please let the Chamber know how many from your business or organization will be attending on Tuesday by just hitting “Reply” on this email & giving us a head count. Tammy Gunn Catering will be providing the finger foods, so you know it will be delicious!

Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce General Meeting begins at 6 PM in the Petit Jean Electric Community Room and is open to the public. This series of educational and informative programs for the business community will kick off with a panel of experts in the field of advertizing and promotion. Whether you are a brand new business, or a seasoned vet, there will be gems about promoting your business and your dreams, plus listen to how other businesses have handled their advertizing and promotion – but you have to show up with questions since this is a Q & A series. There will also be time for networking, meeting new Chamber and the new Board members.

Coming Events:

August 2nd – Annual Standridge Ranch Classic Team Roping 501-627-2206
August 23-31 – National Championship Chuckwagon Races 2014 Schedule of Events
September 6 – 13th VBC Fair: Visit www.vanburencountyfair.org
October 4th Chili King Cook-off! Vendor & chili team applications are already coming in. Booth locations are on a first come first served basis, so get your apps in ASAP.

Have a great week & we’ll see you next Tuesday!

Trish Childers, Executive Director
Clinton Area Chamber
501/745-6500
290 Main Street Clinton, AR 72031
cltchamber@artelco.com

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