Depot Days Festival Schedule of Events

Friday, September 29, 2017


5:30pm – 8:00pm

Conductor’s Reception in the Depot

Tickets $25.00 per person

Heavy Hors d’Oeuvres, Beer, & Wine

Entertainment provided by the Zyndall Raney Band

(Classic Country Dance Rock)


Blues Stage

6:00pm – 7:00pm       Deltatones (Arkansas’ Newest Funky Blues Band)

7:20pm – 8:20pm       Larry McCray (International Blues Guitar Star)

8:40pm – 9:40pm       Memphis AllStars (Dance to Decades of Memphis and Motown Soul!)

10:00pm – 11:30pm    North Mississippi AllStars (Pure D Boogie!)


Saturday, September 30, 2017

9:30am                          Lion’s Club Auction

12:30pm                       Opening Ceremonies

Presentation of the Colors – NHS ROTC

National Anthem – Brenda Wilson

1:00pm – 1:45pm         The Jimmy Dunham Family (Rockin’ Gospel)

2:00pm – 2:45pm        J.R. Rogers and The AllStars (Smokin’ Piano Rock)

3:00pm – 4:00pm       Zyndall Raney Band (Classic Country Dance Rock)

4:15pm – 5:00pm        Ace Cannon (Sax in the City!)

5:00pm – 5:15pm        Sonny Burgess Tribute

5:15pm – 6:00pm        The Legendary Pacers (Rock ‘n Roll Pioneers)

6:15pm – 7:15pm         W.S. Holland Band (Johnny Cash’s Original Drummer)

7:30pm – 8:30pm        Travis Wammack (Muscle Shoals Guitar Legend)

8:45pm – 10:15pm       Matte Gray Band (Nashville Newcomers)


Rock ‘n’ Roll Highway 67 Museum at 201 Hazel in Downtown Newport

Open Noon – 4:00 p.m.  

W. S. Holland, Ace Cannon, Travis Wammack, members of The Legendary Pacers and other stars will be available for autographs and photographs in the museum.  Artist merchandise will be on sale.

Organized and promoted by Henry H. Boyce and the Newport Area Chamber of Commerce