Depot Days Festival

6202The 21st Annual Depot Days Festival is a community wide effort in Newport, Arkansas to celebrate our rich musical history. Our connection to the original Rock ‘N Roll Highway 67 comes alive every year in a two day festival of fun, food and live music in downtown Newport, Arkansas on the banks of the White River.  The Depot Days Festival is the grand finale of the Downtown Entertainment Series.  The Festival will be held in the new park on FrontStreet in downtown Newport (GPS 412 Front Street, Newport, AR 72112).

 2018 Depot Days Schedule (To Date – More to Come)

Friday

Arkansas Brothers Band

Larry McCray

Earl and Them

Saturday

Cody Slaughter, “Ultimate Elvis Tribute”

Rodney Crowell(Headliner)

Depot Days Website

Depot Days Facebook

CONFIRMED SPONSORS FOR DEPOT DAYS AND THE DOWNTOWN ENTERTAINMENT SERIES

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