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Arkansas Rice Festival

Arkansas Rice Festival

Arkansas Rice Festival

Arkansas Rice Festival

Arkansas Rice Festival


The Annual Arkansas Rice Festival The festival celebrates the rich heritage of rice farming in Arkansas and celebrating harvest. The festival is held annually the second weekend in October in Weiner, Arkansas in conjunction with National Rice Promotion Month.

Tia Booth

Grand Marshall

This year, the Arkansas Rice Festival is pleased to announce that Tia Booth will be the Grand Marshall. Tia was a contestant on Season 22 of ABC's "The Bachelor." She used her southern charm to make it all the way to the Hometown Visit with Arie Luyendyke Jr. When Tia isn't enjoying her time on screen, she is a Physical Therapist in Little Rock. Tia is excited to be part of the Arkansas Rice Festival and looks forward to spending time with family and friends in Weiner, AR.

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Arkansas Rice Festival Sponsors

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