The Newport Area Chamber of Commerce hopes that you will join us for the annual Depot Days Festival, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, September 28-29 on Front Street. We are currently recruiting teams for the 14th Annual Jackson County’s Best Backyard Barbecue Championship Cookoff which will be held Saturday, September 29.
Thanks to our contest sponsor, Greenway Equipment, Inc., meat is provided and includes a Boston Butt and a rack of Baby Back Ribs! If you would like to compete in this friendly competition simply complete the entry form and mail your $40 entry fee to the Chamber office at 201 Hazel Street, Newport, AR 72112. Team entry fee includes both divisions. Please return the form by Friday, September 21.