M&P Banking, Insurance and Investment River Country Concerts

The last Thursday of every month from April through August, Platinum Sponsor M&P Banking, Insurance and Investments will bring River Country Concerts to the Terry Scoggins Memorial Stage as part of Newport’s Downtown Entertainment Series!  Working with RiverCountry 96.7, River Country Concerts will feature outstanding regional musicians who play primarily the Country and Southern Rock genres.  The concerts will start at 7:00 pm and run until 9:00 pm each month.  Admission is free.  Bring a chair or a blanket (no pop up tents please) and come out and enjoy great live music in the new park on Front Street in Newport, Arkansas (GPS address: 412 Front Street, Newport, AR 72112).

2018 River Country Concerts Schedule

April 26th – The Band TRIPP

May 24th – Cory Jackson

June 28th – The Roadies

July 26th – The Memphis Yahoos

August 30th – Queen Anne’s Revenge Dueling Piano Show


Platinum Sponsors

Arkansas Steel AssociatesASU-Newport,

Farmers Electric Cooperative,

M&P Banking, Insurance and Investments,

Newport Economic Development Commission,

Unity Health Harris Medical Center


Gold Sponsors

Bad Boy MowersCity of NewportGeorge Kell Motors,

George’s of Newport,

State Representative Michael John Gray,

Greenway EquipmentO’Connor Distributing

Silver Sponsors

All That I Am Books, C&C Distributors, Harris Ford,

Future Fuel Chemical CompanyJackson County Historical Society,

Jackson’s Funeral HomeMize Heating & Air Conditioning,

Newport Area Chamber of Commerce,  Newport Rotary ClubRiceland FoodsRitter CommunicationsSouthwest Steel Processing,

WRMC Newport Complex

Bronze Sponsors

Charlie Watson and Diane Miller, David Couch, EntergyFarmers Elevator,

Jackson County Council on Tourism,

Dr. Jabez and Pat Jackson, KASU Radio, Miller-Newell Engineers,

Moving Jackson County Forward, Newport Construction, Inc.Scott Wood Ram Truck CenterState Representative Dwight Tosh

Special Friend Sponsors

Prosecuting Attorney Henry Boyce, Boyce and Boyce PA, State Senator Ron Caldwell, Catfish Farmers of Arkansas,

CenterPoint Energy, Darling Pharmacy, Dillinger Funeral Home, Grady Auctions and Realty, H & V Leasing, IberiaBank,

Iron Mountain Regional Arts Council, Dr. Patti Mullins, DDS, Richard Peel Enterprises, LLC, St. Michael’s Place, Village Mall, Inc.

Friend Sponsors

Bratcher Real Estate, Dr. Kelly McKinney, DDS, Dr. Guilford and Retha Dudley,

Helena Agri-Enterprises, Jackson County Farm Bureau, John Minor Crop Insurance,

Newport Lions Club, Mark Manning Shelter Insurance