Upcoming Events

13th Annual LAFFS Fly-In (Oct 19th-20th)

Friday, October 19, 2018 (All day)

This is our annual fly-in. There will be all types of replica R/C aircraft.  There will be replicas of warplanes as well as civilian aircraft. Planes will also be performing aerobatics. 

Saturday is the big day with planes flying (practically all day), raffles, food, and great weather.  Join us to just enjoy watching or maybe get a chance to try your hand at flying. 

$20.00 registration fee. Registered pilots will receive one raffle ticket and a Bar-B-Q lunch on Saturday. 

Online registration at: https://www.RCFlightDeck.com/register/8194

Spectators are always free.

Chili King Cook-Off

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 11:00am

Join us on the Downtown Square in Clinton for a fun filled day of food, crafts, music, and kids activities. 

Enjoy over 20 different kinds of chili at this unique event that will be again hosting the hot chili eating contest. 

For more information, to sign up a craft booth, or to register to enter your chili for a chance to bring home a trophy contact Jason at 501-745-6500.

International Blues Challenge Regional Competition

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 1:00pm

This competition is open to Solo/Duo and Bands with the winning acts going to Memphis to compete in the international Blues Challenge. 

There is no entry fee with winners getting prize money to help with their travel expenses to Memphis. 

For more information or to register contact 501-253-0169 or 501-253-2688 or see Buffalo River Blues Society on FB for rules and information.

Scare on the Square

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 (All day)

They are moving this event up a day to Tuesday the 30th in recognition of the City ordinance to observe Halloween on the 30th of October. 

Join us downtown for a fun filled night with candy, costume contest, haunted house, and so much more. 

This true community event makes for a great experience.

The haunted house will be open October 29th and 30th.

Veterans Day Potluck

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 5:30pm

We Love VBC is holding their annual Veterans Day potluck on Friday, November 9 from 5:30-7:00pm.

Bring a dish to share, drinks and entertainment provided. 

Call Jackie, 501-253-4716 for more information. 

Christmas Parade and Toy & Food Drive

Saturday, November 24, 2018 (All day)

This event will be held at the City Park on Main Street just east of KHPQ. 

There will be food, beverages, and Santa will give a toy to any child in need under 12. 

Donations of food and toys can be made at the Clinton Chamber of Commerce and Dr. Ralph Tester’s Office. 

This event is hosted by the Flame Riders, CMA, and Chapter 911.

2018 Light Up the Bay

Friday, November 30, 2018 - 5:30pm

It begins, with trees, lights and the warmth of friends and neighbors to start the holiday season just right.

Light Up the Bay / Festival of Trees

Saturday, December 1, 2018 (All day)

Dec 1st - 15th

The holiday season in the Bay is a winter spectacular with the annual holiday celebration Festival of Trees, Friday, December 1st – December 15th, 2018. Fairfield Bay’s Conference and Visitor Center is transformed into a wonderland of holiday elegancy and whimsy to suit any age, family or individual.

December 1st – “Light UP the Bay” Season Kick Off, features 3 Big Trip Giveaways.
It begins, with trees, lights and the warmth of friends and neighbors to start the holiday season just right.

There will be live music, food, your favorite holiday drinks, silent auction, the lighting of the Christmas trees, and the BIG TRIP GIVEAWAY!!! 3 complete vacations to give away, including lodging, food and entertainment! Ticket are just $10 and a ticket booth will be set up for your chance to win one of 3 BIG TRIPS to Eureka Springs, Little Rock, and Branson! A portion of the funds raised will go to help the needy in our area – supporting the Shirley Food Bank.

Light Up the Bay Schedule on Friday Dec 1st:
Time: 5:30 – 9pm
5:30pm – Lightening of the Trees
~ Holiday Fare: Warm soups and sandwiches, plus holiday-themed adult beverages.
~ Live Music: a true staple of any holiday party.
5:30pm – 7:00pm – Bidding on The Charity Silent Auction items,
7:30pm – The Big Trip Giveaway. (If you buy a ticket, you don’t have to be present to WIN, but you must be present to choose their trip – don’t miss out!)

Trees, Trees and More Trees:
Explore this special forest of trees and leave inspired and ready for the season. Each Christmas tree is decorated from its starry tiptop to its blanketed base. No two are alike and range from whimsical to traditional, from kid to pet-friendly! Be sure to cast a ballot for your favorite. And while you’re there, look for the special donation box to help local families in need with your local food bank donation.

Trees will be on display in the Conference Center Tuesday-Friday, December 1st – December 15th, from 9am until 4pm each day. Families are encouraged to bring cameras and capture their special holiday photos. And if you want to enter a tree, there’s still plenty of time and it’s free! The trees may stay up throughout the month of December and on into the New Year. Great way to advertise your business or just simply show your Christmas spirit!

Tickets & More Information:
Festival of Trees will be held at Fairfield Bay’s Conference, Arts and Visitor Center located at 110 Lost Creek Parkway in Fairfield Bay. To purchase tickets for the Big Trip Giveaway, visit the Fairfield Bay Chamber of Commerce, www.ffbchamber.com. To find a complete list of events and times and more information, visit www.visitfairfieldbay.com/events or call 501-884-4202.