Summer Saturday at the Village will be held Saturdays thru August 31st at Pioneer Village, located at 1200 Higginson Street in Searcy. Volunteers will be available from 10am – 2pm for guided tours of the village. Admission is free. Donations will be greatly appreciated.
The Annual Cave City Watermelon Festival will be held Thursday, July 25th – Saturday, July 27th. This year’s festival will have live entertainment in the Cave City Park featuring gospel music on Thursday, July 25th; Shenandoah on Friday, July 26th and Mark Chesnutt on Saturday, July 27th. There will also be a fishing derby, a 5K, a car show, a pancake breakfast, a parade, a free watermelon feast and more. Admission to the festival is free.
An Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Hunter Education Course will be offered Saturday, August 31st from 8:30am – 6:30pm at the UACCB Nursing Allied Health Building, Rooms 927 and 928, located at 2005 White Drive in Batesville. Anyone born on or after January 1, 1968 is required to complete this class in order to hunt in Arkansas. For more information, visit www.agfc.com.