Monster Nights: Newport’s Downtown Entertainment Series

Monster Nights:  Newport’s Downtown Entertainment Series in Newport, Arkansas has a big year planned!  Music, art, theater and more will be offered free of charge over a six month period in downtown Newport.  This series truly has something for everyone and is offered free due to the generous support of our sponsors!  Downtown will come alive with music, laughter and fun.  Make sure you are part of it!

Here is the Overall Calendar of events during the series:  Monster Nights Series Calendar

Check out the individual events through the pages below and put the dates on your calendar!

Arkansas Steel Associates/KASU Monster Groovez Concert Series

ASU-Newport Movies in the Park

Delta Arts Festival

Depot Days Festival

Farmers Electric Cooperative Children’s Theater

Gränges Fun Nights

M&P Monster Beats Concert Series

The Artist in U presented by Unity Health


Monster Nights Facebook and Event Pages


Platinum Sponsors

Arkansas Steel Associates,


Farmers Electric Cooperative,

Gränges Americas

M&P Banking, Insurance and Investments,

Newport Economic Development Commission,

Unity Health Harris Medical Center


Gold Sponsors

Bad Boy MowersCity of Newport, Delta Medical Cannabis Company,

George Kell MotorsGeorge’s of Newport,

Greenway EquipmentO’Connor Distributing

Shearer’s Snack

WRMC Medical Complex Newport

Silver Sponsors

C&C Distributors, First Community BankHarris Ford,

Future Fuel Chemical CompanyJackson County Historical Society,

Jackson’s Funeral HomeMize Heating & Air Conditioning, Newport Construction, Inc.

Newport Rotary ClubRiceland FoodsRitter CommunicationsSouthwest Steel Processing,

Bronze Sponsors

EntergyFarmers Elevator and Warehouse, Helena Agri-Enteprises

Jackson County Council on Tourism,

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

Moving Jackson County Forward, Dr. and Mrs. Jason and Kristen Smith

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, Pat Fisher,  Grady Auctions and Realty, H & V Leasing, IberiaBank,

Dr. Patti Mullins, DDS, Geraldine O’Dell, Raintight Roofing Randy Hindman/Owner, St. Michael’s Place, Village Mall, Inc., Charlie Watson

Friend Sponsors

Jean Boyce, Bratcher Real Estate,  Dr. Guilford and Retha Dudley, Iron Mountain Regional Arts Council, Dr. Kelly McKinney, DDS,

Newport Lions Club, Shelter Insurance – Mark Manning Agent, Wayland Realty Robbie Hindman Real Estate Broker