Depot Days Festival 2019 – Newport, Arkansas

The Newport Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting vendor applications for the 21st annual Depot Days Festival to be held September 27 and 28, 2019, 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 ‘n’ Roll Highway 67 was recognized by the Arkansas Legislature and Governor Mike Beebe years ago.

See the outstanding line up of entertainment below. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Highway 67 Museum will be open as well from noon until 4 p.m. Music, food, vendors, crafts, the Lions Club auction and children’s activities will be available for all to enjoy. Admission is FREE to the public!

LODGING UPDATE
Many of the area motels are booked for the Depot Days weekend but there is camping available at Jacksonport State Park, about 4 miles away from our venue. Click here for more…

Music Line Up

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The Cleverlys

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Brandon Cunning Band

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Eric Gales

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Cody Slaughter

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The Jimmy Dunham Family

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The Zyndall Raney Band

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