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Events

Events

Events

Events

Events


  • Main Stage Schedule of Events
Time Saturday Events
10:00 AM Opening Ceremony
11:00 AM Parade Begins
12:00 - 1:30 PM The Back Fourty Band
1:30 - 3:00 PM Zyndall Wayne Raney Band with Doug Greeno
3:00 PM Winners of all Contests announced
3:00 - 5:00 PM Arkansas Rice Festival Jr. Miss and Queens Pageants
5:00 - 6:00 PM J. R. Rogers and The Allstar band
6:00 - 7:30 PM The Band Trippp
8:00 - 11:00 PM Greasy Tree Band


  • Contest Stage Schedule of Events
Time Saturday Events
1:00 PM Wiener Dog Race and Show
2:00 PM Youth Karaoke Contest ( up to 12 years )
3:00 PM Teen Miles Greeno Karaoke Contest ( 13 - 18 years )
4:00 PM Adult Karaoke Contest ( 19 - up )


  • Events Around Town
  • Stage One
Time Saturday Events
9:00 AM Commercial Building opens
9:00 AM Set up for Rice Cooking Contest at Weiner Christian Church. Ends at 10:30
10:30 AM Rice Cooking Contest Begins
11:00 AM Parade lineup behind school begins at 9:00 AM
12:00 PM Rice Tasting Lunch at Catholic Hall (ends at 2:00 PM)
12:00 PM Old Time Rice Threshing across from main stage
1:00 PM Wagon and Train Depot opens behind the fire station
1:00 PM Carnival Rides by Marriott Amusements
1:00 PM Art and Photo Exhibits in Commercial Building
1:00 PM Car Show / Contest at Baptist Church
1:30 PM Mini-Tractor Pull, East of Hwy. 49.
8:00 PM Haunted Scavenger Hunt at ARF Building

  • Events Around Town
  • Stage #2
  • (Near the Weiner Christian church)
Time Saturday Events
12:00 - 1:00 PM RVH band (Righteous, Victorious, Humble) gospel band
2:30 - 3:00 PM Jack Seabaugh - Piano Man Jack
3:00 - 5:00 PM Barry Wolverton Band
3:30 - 4:00 PM Jack Seabaugh - Piano Man Jack
5:30 - 6:00 PM Jack Seabaugh - Piano Man Jack


All rides and Shows are FREE and paid for by donations!
Craft and Food Vendors
So come have some fun at the Arkansas Rice Festival!

  • Off Schedule Events
Time Saturday Events
5:30 PM.
October 5
Sr. Citizen Supper at the WHS cafeteria. Sponsored by Ricebelt Telephone.
1:30 PM.
September 21
Arkansas Rice Festival Children's Pagaent. Weiner School Cafeteria.
8:00 AM.
October 5
Fishing Rodeo at Lake Hogue for kids. Sponsored by Mark and Cherie Dennis.
6:00 PM.
October 13
Harvest Service. Service will be at (To Be Decided).

Arkansas Rice Festival Sponsors

  • Tommy Bowden
  • Bayou Deview Duck Blinds
  • Valley View Agri-Systems
  • Country Supply Inc.
  • George Kell Motors
  • Kimble Repair
  • Alliance Equipment
  • Greenway Equipment Inc.
  • Poinsett Rice
  • Venture Equipment
  • Kittler Construction Inc.
  • L & L Parts
  • City of Weiner
  • Teel Marketing Services, Inc.
  • Rice Belt Telephone
  • Century Finance
  • Harris Ford
  • Gene's Electrical Service
  • Photos by Tisha
  • Centennial Bank
  • Goad Equipment Co.