Area Events


4/30/2009 - BASS CAT TOURNAMENT in Mountain Home

April 30-May 1
Visit or call 481-5135 for details!



5/1/2009 - Woodcarving Show at the BC Fairgrounds

Contact Paula for info...425-6828.

5/1/2009 - Twin Lakes Homebuilders PARADE OF HOMES May 1-3


May 1,
1-5 pm
May 2,
11 am - 5 pm
May 3,
1-5 pm
Call 508-5836 for info or go to





5/2/2009 - GWRRA Motorcycle RALLY, AR Chapter P

Bull Shoals White River State Park
MAY 2,
10-3 pm
Food, Fun and Games!!

Call 488-5466 or for info

5/2/2009 - OPEN HOUSE at Norfork National Fish Hatchery


1414 Hwy 177 South...
Kids 8-15 fish Dry Run Creek, Kids make paving stones, kiddie fishing pool, hatchery tours, win a guided fishing trip with Davy Wotton, free fly, spin and bait casting lessions, free food, exhibits, learn to tie a fly.....FUN!

Hosted by the Friends of the Norfork National Fish





5/3/2009 - SPRING CONCERT by Ozark Choral Society

April 25, 7 pm
May 3, 2:30 pm

Dunbar Auditorium, FREE, mini broadway presentation of "The Wizard of Oz" and "Oklahoma"...also a tribute to our service men and women

Call Jack at 321-1010 for info or Brenda, 492-6600

5/15/2009 - RUMMAGE SALE at Holy Cross Lutheran Church


May 15-16, 2009
starts at
7 am each day

Clothing, baked items, homemade lunch, lots of misc. items for sale!

Call 492-6636 (Kathy) for





5/16/2009 - Dutch Oven Cook-off--Bull Shoals White River State Park

10 am - 4 pm
Day-use area of Bull Shoals/White River State Park

Teams will compete--cash prizes to winners!
Food, music, demonstrations, prizes

Call 870-445-3629 or email for info.

5/30/2009 - "A Charity Affair" Dancing and Auction at Big Creek--with band Tragikly White!


Sponsored by Good Samaritan Society-MH and First National Bank and Trust Co.

6:30 pm May 30th
Big Creek Golf & Country Club
$35/person with cash bar

For the benefit of Good Samaritan Society's Generator Fund

Featuring "Tragikly White", Arkansas' favorite dance band...and live auctions with Chris Nosari

Call 425-2494, ext 288 for info.





5/31/2009 - Soda Pop Cruisers--Poker Run & Picnic

May 31st - Soda Pop Cruisers Poker Run & Picnic at The Zone, 4818 Highway 62 W. Mountain Home, AR 11:00AM for INFO!



6/5/2009 - Mountain Home FAMILY FEST

Friday and Saturday, June 5-6, 2009

Baxter County Fairgrounds
9 am - 11 pm each day
FREE admission to grounds

Carnival rides and games, inflatables, golf game, climbing wall, petting zoo and animal rides, clowns and magician. Live music showcasing local and national groups. Food and information booths and exhibits. Fun for all!

Call Mary Walker at 425-3509,

Proceeds benefit Twin Lakes Veterans, a public charity that helps returning veterans and their families!

6/7/2009 - Mountain Home Symphony Concert--"The Next Generation"


Sunday, June 7, 2009 at 2:30 pm

Dunbar Auditorium on the MHHS campus
Enjoy musical entertainment and education. Donations welcomed.

Call Sybil Willis for info, 404-0884 or 436-3575.





6/12/2009 - Ozark County Missouri--RELAY FOR LIFE

June 12-13, 2009
Gainesville High School Football Field

Help raise funds for the prevention, treatment and cure for cancer. Food, entertainment, activities...opening ceremonies at
6 pm on June 12---closing ceremonies at 6 am June 13.

Visit or call Karla Smith, 417-683-7489 for info.



6/13/2009 - SUMMER FEST at Humane Society of NC Arkansas

Saturday, June 13, 2009
10 am - 4 pm
Humane Society, 2656 Hwy 201 North in Mountain Home

FREE for the community...come out and enjoy games, booths, food, watermelon and music!

Call 425-9221 for info.



6/13/2009 - KIDS FISHING DERBY at Quarry Park

8 am - 2 pm
Quarry Park, below the Norfork Dam
Everyone invited--kids up to age 15 fish and win lots of prizes...every child wins a prize!

Bring your own bait and fishing gear!

Call the Friends of the Norfork Fish Hatchery for details...425-1755 or call the Hatchery at 499-5255.


6/19/2009 - CRAFTSFEST at Baxter County Fairgrounds


June 19-20, 2009
Baxter County Fairgrounds
Call the Arts and Crafts Association--870-425-6434 for information.





6/20/2009 - KIDS Fishing Derby at Engineer's Cove/Bull Shoals Lake

Saturday, June 20, 8-11 am
Arkansas Game and Fish will provide 400 pounds of catfish for kids 14 & under. Prizes given for four categories--call 424-2941 for info or email
Sponsored by the Bull Shoals Retirement Fishing Club!



6/26/2009 - USSSA State Girls Softball TOURNAMENT in Mountain Home

10 & 12 year old divisions
June 26-28, 2009
Held at Keller and
Twin Lakes Park or call Billy Dee Austin at 424-9311 for information!



6/26/2009 - RED, WHITE, BLUE Festival in MOUNTAIN HOME

June 26-27-28, 2009

Parade, family fun events, car show, tractor show, turtle races, live music, concerts and FIREWORKS at ASU-Mountain Home on Saturday night. for details!



6/26/2009 - Red, White, Blue PARADE

Parade begins at registration required!
Call 425-5111 for details.



6/27/2009 - Wings, Wheels, and Waves Open House

10am-3pm, Ozark Regional Airport, sponsored by the Twin Lakes Aviation Society, $2 Adults, $1 Children, Featuring aerobatic performances by Patrick Carter, sky diver performances, Flights for Christ rides, water/auto/plane static displays. For more information or to have a vendor booth, call Bill Zimmer at 870-425-9888 or email

7/15/2009 - BUCKETHEAD Bash T-Bucket event in Mountain Home

July 15-18, 2009
Visit or call Spirit Industries at 870-425-5900.

9/12/2009 - 32nd Annual STAMP & POSTCARD SHOW


September 12-13, 2009
Ramada Inn Convention Center

Saturday 9-5, Sunday 9-4

Various exhibits of stamps and postcards. Dealers sales, appraisals, buy & sell

Call 425-7799 or for info.





9/15/2009 - 2009 Baxter County FAIR

September 15-19, 2009 for information, schedule of events, and more.
Fairgrounds office 870-425-6828

9/23/2009 - It's ALL About YOU Event with Mary Kay

Holiday Inn Express
Tuesday, Sept. 23,
5:30 pm
Prizes and fun, food, introduction of the Holiday Gift Guide and more!
Call Diane Burton at 425-7836 for info.



9/26/2009 - Hogs N Hot Rods PARTY ON THE SQUARE

Kick off party for participants at the Ramada Friday, September 25....
Party on the Square with BBQ, live music and lots of hot rods Saturday, September 26
Call 425-5111 for info!



9/27/2009 - September Fest

12-4pm, 5482 Hwy. 62E, sponsored by the Northeast Lakeside Fire Dept. Auxiliary, Fund raiser for the NE Lakeside Fire Dept. Bratwurst, Sauerkraut, German Potato Salad, Beverage and Dessert. For more information, call Cindy Christiansen 492-6116 or email



10/2/2009 - Fly Fishers CONCLAVE at Baxter County Fairgrounds

October 2-3, 2009
Baxter County Fairgrounds for information, event schedules, and more.

10/10/2009 - October CAR FEST--Classic Chevy Club

* October 10th - OCTOBER CAR FEST, Plaza Center/Mountain Home, 9:00am-3:00pm. for info call 870-425-6575

10/29/2009 - QUILT SHOW--sponsored by Hill N Hollow Quilters Guild


Oct 29-31, 2009
Baxter County Fairgrounds

"Silver Threads--25 years in Quilting" Show...over 300 quilts, country store, opportunity quilt, silent auction, exhibits, displays, vendor mall, whimisical foundations and an auction to benefit Peitz Cancer Support House.

$4/person, children under 12 free
Call 425-1105 for info,





10/30/2009 - KIDS BASH at ASU Mountain Home

ASU Mountain Home Campus
5-9 pm
Haunted House, Carnival games, inflatables, hayrides, costumes and MORE!
Call Scott Raney, ASU, 508-6100 for info

11/7/2009 - Rummage and Bake Sale


8am-2pm, 5482 Hwy. 62E, sponsored by the Northeast Lakeside Fire Dept. Auxiliary, Fund raiser for the NE Lakeside Fire Dept. For more information, call Cindy Christiansen 492-6116 or email





11/9/2009 - Mountain Home Lion's Club RADIO/TV Auction

November 9-13, 2009
7-10 pm each night

Aired on KTLO 97.9 FM, XL7TV--cable channel 22
Merchandise and services from area businesses and professionals at bargain prices!

Call Danielle McMahon, auction chair, 492-6022



11/13/2009 - Crafts Fest

Nov. 13 & 14 - Baxter County Fairgrounds, 9am. Pictures with Santa and face painting! Free admission. For more information, call Lorna at 870-404-7742 or email at


Events are subject to change. Please confirm all details before you travel.