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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Actual calendar dates may vary. Visit the Community Calendar for current & upcoming events.

March

Chamber of Commerce Banquet (Clinton)
Annual Fashion Gala (Fairfield Bay)
Clinton Hunger Run 5K

May

Bloomin’ in the Bay (Fairfield Bay)
Relay for Life (Clinton)

June

VBC Literacy Council Annual Music Festival (Clinton)
Surf the Bay (Fairfield Bay)
Archey Fest (Clinton)

Rides at Archey Fest 2013
Festivities fill the days & nights leading up to the 4th of July with the Chamber’s “Archey Fest” summer festival: car show, sports tournaments, arts & crafts, live music, old fashioned carnival rides & concessions, and a grand finale of fireworks!

July

Independence Day Parade & Fireworks (Fairfield Bay)
Rock, Rhythm & Blues Festival (Clinton)

August

Cruisin’ the Bay Car Show, Boati Gras (Fairfield Bay)
Standridge Ranch Roping Classic (Dennard)
National Championship Chuckwagon Races (Clinton)

Clinton Arkansas Chuckwagon Races
Thousands of visitors visit the Bar OF Ranch each for a spectacular Labor Day week of rodeos, races, auctions, and top names in country music

September

Van Buren County Fair (Clinton)
Annual Greers Ferry/Little Red River Cleanup & Fun Day
ACRDC Music Festival (Alread)

2013 Chili Cookoff - Regions
The Chamber of Commerce’s annual “Chili King Cookoff” is an annual downtown attraction

October

Annual Chili King Cookoff
Redneck Games of Arkansas
Clinton Buddy Walk
OktoberFest/StoryFest (Fairfield Bay)
Scare on the Square (Downtown Clinton)

November

Veteran’s Day Parade & Concert (Clinton)
Traditional Arts & Crafts Fair (Clinton)

December

Ozark Health Foundation Gala, Festival of Trees (Fairfield Bay)
Christmas in Clinton
“Behold the Lamb” Live Nativity (Clinton)