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2017 Schedule of Events

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Saturday, June 3, 2017 

Time

  Event

Location

2:00 pm

Miss Elk Festival Pageant

Jasper High School

 

Friday, June 23, 2017

Time

  Event

Location

9 am

Shotgun Shell Drop Registration Begins

Newton County Senior Center

10 am

FESTIVAL OPENS!!!!

Downtown Square

10 am

Kids activities begin

Downtown Square

10 am

ART WALK begins

Just off Downtown Square

Noon

Donald Payne, Impressionist Elk Festival Stage

12:15 pm

Ronnie Long & Friends - live music Elk Festival Stage

1 pm

Registration for ON-SITE Elk Hunting permits begin

Newton County Senior Center

4:15 pm

Brother James - live music Elk Festival Stage

5 pm

Registration for ON-SITE Elk Hunting ends for the day

Newton County Senior Center

6:30 pm

The Gems - live music

Elk Festival Stage

8:30 pm

Little Buffalo River Band - live music

Elk Festival Stage

9 pm

Vendor Booths Closed

Downtown Square

 

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Time

Event

Location

8 am

American Legion Ladies Auxillary Breakfast 

American Legion Hut off the square

8 am

Pie Contest entries begin

American Legion Hut off the square

8 am

Kids Fishing Derby Registration

Bradley Park

9 am

Kids Fishing Derby Begins

Bradley Park

9 am

Registration for ON-SITE Elk Hunting permits begin

Newton County Senior Center

9 am

Registration for Shotgun Shell Drop begins

Newton County Senior Center

9 am

Premier Dutch Oven Cook-off begins

Harps & Assoc. Real Estate Parking Lot on Hwy 7 South of Square, behind Senior Center

10 am

Festival opens

Downtown Square

10 am

Pie competition judging with auction to follow

Legion Hut

11 am

Unashamed Bluegrass Band - live music

Elk Festival Stage

Noon

Elk Permit Drawing

Announce Kids Fishing Derby Winners

Elk Festival Stage

Noon

Elk Calling Contest Registration

Downtown Square - Buffalo River Elk Festival Tent

12:15 pm

Donald Payne - Impressionist Elk Festival Stage

1 pm

Elk Permit Drawing

Elk Festival Stage

1 pm

Dutch Oven Cook-off Judging followed by Tasting the Vittles

Harps & Assoc. Real Estate

1:15 pm

Arkansas State Championship Elk Calling Contest    

3 Divisions - Adult, Youth, PeeWee

Elk Festival Stage

2 pm

Elk permit drawing

Elk Festival Stage

3 pm

Elk Permit Drawings

Elk Festival Stage

3 pm

Nature Photography Lecture by Acclaimed Nature  Photographer William Rainey

Newton County Courthouse
3:10 pm

Dutch Oven Cook-off Winners Announced

Elk Festival Stage
3:15 pm Staymore - live music

Elk Festival Stage

4 pm Last entries for Shotgun Shell Drop

Newton County Senior Center

4 pm

Elk Permit Drawing

Elk Festival Stage

4:15 pm

The Hedley Lamar Band - live music

Elk Festival Stage

5 pm

On-site Elk Permit Drawing

Elk Festival Stage

5:15 pm

Shotgun Shell Drop

Senior Center Parking Lot

6:30 pm

The Crumbs - live music

Elk Festival Stage

8 pm

Drawings for Elk Festival Raffles

Elk Festival Stage

8:30 pm

Whistlin' Dixie - live music

Elk Festival Stage

9 pm

Brilliant Fireworks display with music

Best viewed from Downtown Square



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