2014 Johnson County Peach Festival Schedule of Events – July 23-27

Enjoy the Johnson County Peach Festival  Wednesday, July 23rd and lasting through Sunday, July 27th. The schedule (below) will be updated as changes are made and finalized, so be sure to bookmark this page and keep checking back.

The Queen Elberta Pageant will be held July 18th and 19th. Those interested may call (479) 754-9152.

Pageants for Miss Johnson County, Miss Arkansas Valley, and Miss Arkansas Valley Outstanding Teen will be held July 19th at Clarksville High School Fine Arts Building. Interviews will be that morning and a luncheon that afternoon, with rehearsals after the luncheon. Pageant will take place that evening. Those interested may call (479) 774-2800.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

6:00pm — Praise Band Night (Courthouse Square)

Thursday, July 24, 2014

9:00am — Craft booths and concessions stands (Courthouse Square)
10:30am — Scavenger Hunt (Courthouse Square)
4:00pm — Banana Split Contest (First Presbyterian basement)
6:00pm — Talent Contest (Courthouse Square)
9:00pm (approx) — Cinema (Courthouse Square)

Friday, July 25, 2014

9:00am — Diaper Derby for ages 6-9 months and 10-12 months (Courthouse Square)
9:00am — Craft booths, concession stands, and Arkansas Game & Fish Mobile Aquarium open (Courthouse Square)
10:00am — Bicycle Obstacle Course for ages 5-15 (Fair Grounds)
10:00am — Helicopter Tours begin (tickets $25, purchased on the Courthouse Square, ride begins at the grassy area behind the Library)
11:00am — Skateboard Competition (Skateboard Track, pool/park)
12:00noon — Peach Cobbler Bake-off and Jam & Jelly Contest (Courthouse)
1:00pm — Peach Pie Eating Contest for ages 1-7 and 8-12 (Courthouse)
2:00pm — Frozen T-shirt Contest for ages up to 7 and 8-12
7:00pm — Street Dance

Saturday, July 26, 2014

7:00am — 4 Mile Run/Walk (Courthouse Square)
7:00am — Kids’ Fishing Derby for ages 4-12 (Cline Park)
7:30am — Cars on the Creek (Legion Hut)
8:00am — Men’s and Women’s Softball Tournament (Sports Complex)
8:00am-1:00pm — Sidewalk Art Contest
9:00am — Craft booths, concession stands, and Arkansas Game & Fish Mobile Aquarium open (Courthouse Square)
9:00am — Greased Pig Chase for ages 5-12 (Courthouse Square)
9:00am — Frog Jump (Courthouse Square)
10:00am — Helicopter Tours begin (tickets $25, purchased on the Courthouse Square, ride begins at the grassy area behind the Library)
11:00am — Terrapin Derby for ages up to 12 (Courthouse Square)
12:00noon — Peach Pit Spitting Contest (Courthouse Square)
12:30pm — Peach Eating Contest (Courthouse Square)
1:00pm — Egg Toss (Courthouse Square)
2:00pm — Water Balloon Toss (Courthouse Square)
3:00pm — Cardboard Boat Regatta for ages up to 12 (Legion Hut)
4:00pm — Barbershop Music by the Greater Fort Smith Riverblenders Chorus (First Presbyterian)
7:00pm — Parade (Main Street, begins near Fairgrounds)
7:00pm — “The Diplomats” in Concert
8:00pm — The Dance (Courthouse Square)

Sunday, July 27, 2014

10:00am — Horseshoe Pitching Tournament (Cline Park, registration begins at 9:00am