Depot Days Festival 2015 – Newport, Arkansas

The Newport Area Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 17th annual Depot Days Festival to be held Saturday, September 26, 2015, on Front Street in downtown Newport. The festival is a showcase of local, regional and national talent paying tribute to the rich musical history of Jackson County for which Rock ā€˜nā€™ Roll Highway 67 was recognized by the Arkansas Legislature and Governor Mike Beebe several years ago.

Music Line Up


The band Exile has recorded hit songs since the early 1970’s. Their hits include the 1978 super-ballad “Kiss You All […]

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John McEuen

A founding member of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, John McEuen has continually performed since 1964 – over 8,500 concerts […]

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Sonny Burgess and the Legendary Pacers

Arkansas’ own Sonny Burgess has been rockin’ the Newport area since 1955 and the days of the Rock N’ Roll […]

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Ace Cannon

Ace Cannon, saxophone virtuoso, a return to classically executed, quality musicianship. A musician whose records have consistently appeared on Billboard’s […]

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Matte Gray Band

We will be adding more information about the Matte Gray Band very soon. For now, please visit their website, or […]

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J.R. Rogers

J.R. Rogers is a veteran Rock and Roll musician, promoter and live show producer. At one time a member of […]

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Zyndall Rainey Band

The Zyndall Raney Band, was created from the members of the “Jeannie & The Guys” Band after the untimely passing […]

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