Upcoming Events

Boati Gras

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 5:00pm

@ the Fairfield Bay Marina, 4350 Highway 330 S.

Join the Bay as the welcome a little New Orleans to Greers Ferry Lake with this year’s Boati Gras.

Festivities will begin at 5 P.M. with the parade to begin at 6 P.M. 

Enjoy decorated boats, live music, awards galore, and a party at dock.

Contact the Fairfield Bay Marina at (501) 884-6030 for more information.

Van Buren County Fair 80th Anniversary (Sep 18-23)

Monday, September 18, 2017 (All day)

For 8 decades, the fair has showcased the impressive talent and accomplishment of our agricultural community.

Celebrate with our young farmers at the Livestock Show, plus browse booths from local businesses & organizations, local art, beauty pageants, photo contests, favorite fair foods, carnival rides, raffles, and some off-the-cuff fun! 

Contact Corrine Weatherly at 501-745-8100 for more information.

Annual Leg It for the Library

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 9:00am

This is a family fun 2 mile run/walk with the proceeds going to help the new Van Buren County Library.

There will be medals given to top three in each age group.

Entry Fee: Ages 0-15 $15 16-adult $20 Family of 3-4 $55. Remember registration price increases on race day to $25/person.

Must be registered by September 5th to be guaranteed a shirt/race packet.

For more information contact Karla Fultz 501-745-2100 or email vbcpl2015@gmail.com


1st Annual Hwy 65 "Road Kill" (Wild Game) Cook-Off

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 12:00pm

Challenging all chefs! Armadillo Alfredo or Possum Pizza, anyone?

Wild Game Cook-off at Archey Fork Park in Clinton, Sept. 30, 2017.

Announcing Clinton's first annual Hwy 65 "Road kill" Wild Game Cook-off.

Cash prizes for the top two places and people’s choice.


Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 8:00am

@ Fairfield Bay Conference Center, 110 Lost Creek Pkwy.

10th Annual Chili King Cook-Off

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 11:00am

The Chili King Cook-off is held the first Saturday in October and is a fun-filled day. 

There is a 5.00 charge at the gate that includes all you can eat chili while supplies last. 

Join us for this festival atmosphere complete with music, arts and crafts vendors, activities for the kids, and 20 plus different kinds of chili.

6th Annual Clinton Buddy Walk

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 9:30am

@ Archey Fork Park.

This is a family fun event celebrating persons with Down syndrome and other disabilities.

Everyone is welcome to join the fellowship with games, music, food & more!

To get more information visit:

Bean Festival & Outhouse Races

Friday, October 27, 2017 (All day)

On Court St. in Mountain View.

Trunk or Treat

Saturday, October 28, 2017 (All day)

@ Woodland Mead Park in Fairfield Bay.

Scare on the Square

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 5:00pm

Join us in Historic Downtown Clinton for this Halloween festival. 5-10pm.

FREE admission for all! Trick-or-treating for the kids, safe AND fun, with full traffic control, and an exciting evening of costumes & spooky surprises!

Last year’s event had a record attendance well over 1000! Come and see what all the excitement is about.

Scare on the Square is organized by the Clinton AR Volunteer Fire Department for more information, contact DL Webb at 501-454-8882.