Growing A Healthy Charleston


You are invited to attend Growing a healthy Charleston at noon on every first Friday at the Charleston Library, 12 S School St, Charleston, Arkansas 72933.


Food and Fall Festival


Charleston Chamber of Commerce will host this event. There will be a kid sone, local crafts, food trucks, farmers market, photo booth and more! October 12, 2019, at the Charleston Courthouse Lawn from 8 am - 2 pm.


Lavaca Cruise Night


October 12, 6 PM – 9 PM on Main Street in Lavaca. MUST BE STREET LEGAL.


Blast From The Past Car Show


Saturday, October 12th registration from 9:00am - 12pm fee $15.00, Location is field west of the Dollar General. Awards @ 3pm: —Best Low Rider —Best Car In Show—Best Truck In Show—Best Interior—Best Engine—Best Rad Rod—Best Paint—Baddest Bike—


Pet Costume Contest & Parade


Pets will assemble in the parking lot behind Simmons Bank starting at 10 am. The judging of costumes will begin at 10:30 am. Categories will include: funniest, scariest, littlest dog, biggest dog, biggest ears, best behaved and more! Upon conclusion of the contest, pets will walk a parade around the courthouse to show off to the Food and Fall Festival. For more information contact Heather@aboutcharleston.com. October 12, 2019, at the Charleston Courthouse.


Spruce Up Your Holiday Marketing Plan


The holiday season is right around the corner — is your business ready to connect with customers during the busiest time of the year? Register today for the Google viewing party! Google will partner up with Constant Contact to bring your local business expert tips to reach customers using free business listings, online advertising, and email marketing plans. Thursday, October 17th, from 6 pm - 8 pm at the Charleston Public Library.


Grow With Google After-Hours Event


Learn valuable tips and tricks to spruce up your holiday marketing plan. October 17th from 6 pm - 8 pm at the Charleston Public Library.


Charleston Farmers Market


Open every Saturday from 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM thru October 26th. Located at: 607 E Main St, Charleston, AR 72933-9328, United States. A great place to bring the whole family to get fresh local in-season fruits and vegetables, soaps, farm fresh eggs, wonderful crafts, cakes, cookies and so much more. Come on down and talk to the farmer who grows your food.


Lavaca Zombie Fun Run


A fun cross country race where you may, or may not, make it out with your brains! It is a fun way to raise money for much-needed equipment for Lavaca Fire and Rescue while also interacting with our community. Sat, October 26, 2019, at 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. 1000 South Division Street, Lavaca, AR 72941


Fall Festival


Sunday, Oct 27th 5-8pm, Free food, Games, Prizes, Trunk or Treat, Chili Cook-off at the First United Methodist Church


1205 E. Main. Charleston, 479-965-7130


Western Arkansas Ballet Hosts Annual Sugar Plum Fairy Tea


The Sugar Plum Fairy is hosting her annual Sugar Plum Fairy Tea Sunday, November 17, 2:30-4:30 p.m., at the Riverfront Glass Pavilion, 100 North B Street, Fort Smith. Join your favorite Nutcracker characters for a delightful afternoon of lunch, delectable desserts and snacks, and fun Nutcracker and Christmas crafts. There will also be an opportunity for the children to take photos with the Sugar Plum Fairy, Clara, and other Nutcracker cast members. Nutcracker and Christmas items will be available for purchase. Tickets are $30 per person, or $290 for a reserved table of eight and are available at http://waballet.org through November 11. The Sugar Plum Fairy Tea is held in conjunction with Western Arkansas Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker. Performances of The Nutcracker are Saturday, December 14 at 7:00 PM and Sunday, December 15 at 2:00 PM. The Nutcracker tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children and students (with a valid student ID presented at the door) and are available at http://waballet.org beginning October 28.


2019 LavacaBerry Festival


Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 9 AM – 4 PM, Come see and shop at all the vendors and enjoy the good food and music! Plan to spend the day! Sebastian County Ballfields, FeatherHill Road East of Lavaca.


Holiday Bazaar


The Holiday Bazaar will be held at the Charleston Community Center on November 9th from 8-2. Vendors may reserve space which includes an 8ft table for $15.00. Reservations will be accepted until spaces are filled or until November 4th. Proceeds from the rental fees will be directed to the Charleston Ministerial Alliance to support their missions in Charleston and surrounding communities. To reserve space or for information call 965-6729, 965-3073 or 965-6035.


Yoga on the Mountain 2019


Fri, Nov 8, 2019, 6:00 PM – Sun, Nov 10, 2019, 1:00 PM at Mt Magazine Lodge, 577 Lodge Dr, Paris, AR 72855 - $149. Yoga on the Mountain (YOTM) is a three-day festival that features yoga classes by nationally- and locally-renowned teachers, discussions, meditation, music, hiking, eco-friendly shopping, social gatherings, and more. We build relationships, create memories, and adventure to new heights. We love the community, learning, and feeling inspired. YOU inspire us. Please join us! No Refunds.