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Upcoming Events in Conway Arkansas


March

16 Arkansas Daffodil Show - The annual daffodil show is Saturday with setup being on Friday. Judging will commence at 11:00 A.M. Saturday and the public show will be from 2:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M. All are Welcome to Attend!

Address: Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler Street, Conway, AR , Conway, Arkansas
Ph: 501-327-7482 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 870-879-3751
Email: gary@bgmcclure.com
Fee: Free

April

6 - 7 Antique Alley Antique Show - Antique Alley will take place in the brand new 40,000 square foot Faulkner County Expo Center in Conway, Arkansas. This weekend 220 booths brimming with antiques will be available for visitors to shop! We are currently looking for vendors -- check website for more details.

Address: Conway Expo Center, 2505 East Oak Street , Conway, Arkansas
Ph: 501-230-5728 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ashley@ashleysfinds.com
Web: antiquealleyarkansas.com
Fee: $5 for adults/ $1 for children 12 and under. Free parking.

May

26 - 28 Annual Toad Suck Daze - A 3-day festival of food, family and fun held on the streets of downtown Conway, Arkansas. This ‘Laid Back Weekend’ occurs annually the first weekend in May and has something for the entire family: arts & crafts, ‘Toadal Kids Zone’, a carnival, local and national entertainment, food, rock wall, petting zoo, ‘Stuck on a Truck’, 5K/10K, golf tournament, a 3 on 3 basketball tournament, magicians, and so much more! Toad Suck Daze is also home to ‘The World Championship Toad Races’.

The festival is run almost exclusively by volunteers from Conway and Faulkner County, including the local police and fire departments. It has free admission and proceeds go to support higher education in Faulkner County. Since the start of the festival over $1 million has been given in scholarship and towards scholarship endowments. This money has helped over 200 individuals attend local institutes of higher learning.

Address: Downtown , Conway, Arkansas
Ph: (501) 327-7788 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: toadsuck@conwayarkcc.org
Web: www.toadsuck.org
Fee: Free

1 Conway Human Development Center's Annual Community Health Fair - Various community and state groups will be representing a wide variety of services, supports and screenings in the CHDC Gymnasium. Free Prostate Cancer screenings Digital Rectal Exams(DRE's) and PSA's blood testing - about $200 free service. Call early [501-329-6851 Ext. 263] to be on the list while there is still times available! Other screenings: Cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, depression, skin cancer, AIDS, and many more. The American Red Cross will have a blood draw (picture ID is needed). The Air Evac lifeteam will be landing their helicopter on campus. Law enforcement displays, fire safety, MADD, home care services, as well as exercise and dance team demonstrations. Alzheimer's support groups will be here and door prizes will be given away throughout the day thanks to our supporters and vendors. Take advantage of all the free services and enjoy your visit on our campus.

Address: 150 E.Siebenmorgen Road , Conway, Arkansas
Ph: 501-239-6851 Ext 263 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 501-336-0508
Email: jill.blankenship@arkansas.gov
Web: www.chdconline.com
Fee: Free Admission

4 V Dub Showtime Car Show & Classy Classics - 40,000 Sq. Foot Indoor Air Conditioned Space / Covered Outdoor Pavilion Space
Vendors ~ Music ~ Door Prizes & More!
Show 10:00 ~ Specialty Awards @ 3:00
Preregistered VW Indoor $25.00, Preregistered VW Covered Outdoor $20.00
Preregistered Classy Classics Covered Outdoor $20.00
(Registration + $10.00 Day of Show)
Show & Shine Welcome Non-Judged Outdoor FREE

Facebook: V Dub Showtime Car Show
Host: Doug & Garnet Quimby
Proceeds Benefitting Humane Societies of Faulkner & Pulaski Counties

Address: Conway Expo Center, 2505 East Oak Street , Conway, Arkansas
Ph: 501-920-8206 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: VDubShowtime@comcast.net
Fee: Free To The Public!

June

3 Annual Conway Regional Golf Classic - Four person scramble, morning & afternoon tee times with 2 flights for each starting time. Flight prizes and course contests (longest drive for men & women, putting contest, closest to the pin and hole-in-one). Entry fee includes round of golf, cart, continental breakfast, lunch, snacks, beverages, complimentary goodie bag and golf shirt.

Address: Centennial Valley Country Club , Conway, Arkansas
Ph: (501) 513-5771 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: jshofner@conwayregional.org
Web: www.conwayregional.org
Fee: $800 per team

November

31 - 28 BA Juried Senior Art Exhibition - The Baum Gallery of Fine Art is an educational art museum on the campus of the University of Central Arkansas in the west wing of McCastlain Hall. (Parking is available behind the College of Business and in front of the Schichtl Studio Arts building.) The museum aims to encourage the appreciation and understanding of art for learners of all ages, as well as to inspire the creative insight and growth of museum visitors. Regular Baum hours are Monday - Friday from 10 am to 5 pm. Thursdays we are open until 7 pm. Please visit us online at http://uca.edu/art/baum/

Address: 201 Donaghy Ave , Conway, Arkansas
Ph: 5013468130 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: baumartgallery@gmail.com
Fee: FREE

31 Reception for BA Juried Senior Art Exhibition - The Baum Gallery of Fine Art is an educational art museum on the campus of the University of Central Arkansas in the west wing of McCastlain Hall. (Parking is available behind the College of Business and in front of the Schichtl Studio Arts building.) The museum aims to encourage the appreciation and understanding of art for learners of all ages, as well as to inspire the creative insight and growth of museum visitors. Regular Baum hours are Monday - Friday from 10 am to 5 pm. Thursdays we are open until 7 pm. Please visit us online at http://uca.edu/art/baum/

Address: 201 Donaghy Ave , Conway, Arkansas
Ph: 5013468130 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: baumartgallery@gmail.com
Fee: FREE

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Faulkner County Museum

Housed in the historic 1869-1896

Conway, AR Museums

Cadron Settlement Park

Directions: Five miles west of Conway on U.S. 64; two miles south on Ark. 319

Conway, AR Parks

Greathouse Home

Located on the grounds of the Faulkner County Courthouse, this home was built in 1830 east of Conway and was restored in 1966 by the Faulkner County Historical Society. An excellent example of the dog-trot style of architecture, it is open for tours spring through fall.

Conway, AR Historic Homes

Playworld Family Fun Center

Offers miniature golf, video game arcade, large-scale maze

Conway, AR Fun Centers

Lake Beaverfork

Lake Beaverfork lies along the east side of Ark. 25, north of the Conway city limits. There is a boat ramp available for boating, fishing and skiing. The park also has picnic, sports and swimming areas.

Conway, AR Recreation

Things to do near Conway, AR

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Little Rock Tours

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