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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 - 3:30 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

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
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

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