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Cabot City Beautiful will sponsor Cabot’s Annual Fall Clean-Up Day Saturday, October 3rd. Volunteers should meet at 9am at the Cabot School District’s Administrative Building parking lot, located at 602 North Lincoln Street. Orange vests and garage bags will be provided. Volunteers should bring work gloves and good walking shoes. At noon, volunteers will meet back at the Administrative Building’s parking lot for free drinks and snacks. For more information, call 501-920-2122.
The 4th Annual RoadKill Wild Game Cookoff will be held Saturday, October 3rd beginning at 7am at Archey Fork Park in Clinton. Tickets are $5 for tasting. Masks will be required and safe social distancing should be practiced. All proceeds will go to buy equipment for the Clinton Police Department’s K9 Officer.
The 5th Annual Ozark Trail Pageant will be held Saturday, October 3rd beginning at 11am at Spring Park in Heber Springs. There will be 12 divisions for ages 1 month old to 80 years old. All proceeds will go to the Cleburne County Rotary Scholarship Fund. For more information, call 847-612-2328.
Newport’s Movies in the Park will be held Saturday, October 3rd at 8pm in downtown Newport. In order to practice safe social distancing, the Movies in the Park will be a drive-in showing, where you can watch the movie from the comfort of your car. The motion picture “The Addams Family” will be shown. Admission is free.
Monster Nights – Newport’s Downtown Entertainment Series will present Arkansas Circus Acts Tuesday, October 6th at 7pm at the Newport Economic Development Commission, located at 201 Hazel Street in downtown Newport. There will be an aerialist, a hula hoop specialist and ground acrobats. Admission is free.
The 2020 Pangburn Parks and Rec Fall Horseshoe Tournament will be held Saturday, October 10th at 2pm at the Pangburn City Park. Registration will be on site the day of the event. The registration fee is $20 per team. All proceeds will go towards the 4th of July Celebration and other Parks events in Pangburn. For more information, call 501-206-9227.
The Mountain View Area Chamber of Commerce will hold the 38th Annual Arkansas Bean Fest and Championship Outhouse Race Friday, October 23rd and Saturday, October 24th in downtown Mountain View. Friday’s activities will include arts and crafts and live music on the Courthouse Square. Saturday’s activities will include live music, a parade or outhouses, the outhouse race and more. For more information, call 870-269-8068.
The 6th Annual Shine Your Ride Truck, Bike and Car Show will be held Saturday, October 24th from 8am – 3pm at Orr Collision Center, located at 301 South Poplar in Searcy. All makes, models and years are welcome. The entry fee is $20 per vehicle. All proceeds will go to the Sunshine School in Searcy. For more information, call 501-388-2057.
Jacksonville Parks and Recreation will hold their Trunk or Treat Saturday, October 31st from 5:30pm – 8pm at Dupree Park, located at 1700 Redmond Road in Jacksonville. There will be games, activities, bounce houses, haunted hayrides, costume and trunk contests, music and more. For more information, call 501-982-4171.
The Mountain View Area Chamber of Commerce will hold their 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat Saturday, October 31st from 6pm – 8pm in downtown Mountain View. Everyone is invited to attend. For more information, call 870-269-8068
White County and the city of Searcy will host the Fall County-wide Cleanup Thursday, November 5th – Friday, November 6th from 7:30am – 5pm and Saturday, November 7th from 8am – 2pm. Just look for the signs on Davis Drive in Searcy. Those participating in the cleanup must show proof of residency in White County, wear a mask and practice safe social distancing. Items that will be accepted will include regular size tires off the rim, appliances, scrap metal, furniture, bagged trash and all paints in dry form. Items that will not be accepted will include concrete, masonry, brush, vegetation, chemicals, batteries, electronics, liquid paints and tractor tires. For more information, call 501-279-6200.
The Literacy Council of White County will host a Drive-Thru Chili Supper Friday, November 13th from 4pm – 7:30pm at the First Baptist Church, located at 105 South Spring Street in Searcy. There will also be an online auction that will take place Wednesday, November 11th – Saturday, November 14th. All proceeds will benefit the Literacy Council of White County. For tickets or for more information, visit WhiteCountyLiteracy.org.