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October 1-7, 2017
Southeast Arkansas District Fair & Rodeo
Location: Hestand Stadium

Time: Gates open daily at 5:00 p.m.

Contact: Anita Chance, 501.504.4950

The 78th Annual Southeast Arkansas District Fair, Livestock Show and Rodeo will be held at Hestand Stadium starting on Sunday, October 1 going through Saturday, October 7.  

The Jefferson County Fair Queen, Little Miss & Mr. Pageant and Youth Talent Show begins at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26 at the Watson Chapel High School Auditorium. For entry forms or details, contact Joel Anderson or Heather Bankhead at or .

Gates will open at 5:00 p.m. each day.

Listed below are some of the activities that will be featured at the fair:
Tuesday, October 3
4:45 p.m. Rodeo Parade (Parade route will begin at Fifth Avenue and Convention Center Drive and travel west on Fifth to Cherry Street.)
6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Family Night at the Carnival and Armband Night
Wednesday, October 4
7:00 p.m. UAPB Greek Fraternity Step Off
Thursday, October 5
9:00 a.m. Senior Citizens & Student Day
7:30 p.m. Arkansas Rodeo Association Finals

Friday, October 6
10:00 p.m.- 2:00 a.m. Midnite Madness
7:30 p.m. Arkansas Rodeo Association Finals

Saturday, October 7
7:00 p.m. Youth Talent Show, Junior Miss Fair Queen & Miss Fair Queen
7:30 p.m. Arkansas Rodeo Association Finals  

For more details contact the Hestand Stadium at 870.535.2900 or visit their website at

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