Depot Days Festival 2021 – Newport, Arkansas

The 23rd Annual Depot Days Festival to be held September 24-25, 2021, 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 festival will be following any CDC guidelines requiring masks and/or social distancing. Admission is FREE to the public! Bring a lawn chair or blanket.  Music will be performed outdoors on the Terry Scoggins Memorial Stage.

Music Line Up


The members of Nightwing have been playing around northeast Arkansas for decades. Each one is an accomplished musician in their […]

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Jim Ranger

Singer-songwriter Jim Ranger was born in Newport, Arkansas and now resides in Bakersfield, California.  Raised on Muscle Shoals, country, and […]

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The Jimmy Dunham Family

The Jimmy Dunham Family is a family that loves playing Gospel music and have been playing for over 40 years.  […]

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Assembly Worship

Assembly Worship is a contemporary Christian Worship Band that serves at The Assembly Church in Tuckerman, Arkansas. The group is […]

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Fonkey Donkey

Foot stompin’, hip-shakin’, hard shufflin’, groove-driven blues, roots, and Americana music. Fonky Donkey music combines traditional Delta, Hill Country, and […]

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The Legendary Pacers

The year 2021 is the 66th year of music by the Pacers, and they still wanna boogie!  The Pacers recorded […]

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Bill Haley, Jr. & The Comets

If only for the impact of “Rock Around the Clock,” Bill Haley would deserve a place in the Rock and […]

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The Artimus Pyle Band

Honoring the music of Ronnie Van Zant’s Lynyrd Skynyrd, featuring legendary Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Artimus Pyle More than just a […]

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