Depot Days Festival 2022 – Newport, Arkansas

The 24th Annual Depot Days Festival to be held September 23-24, 2022, 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.

Details on the complete lineup will be available in mid-July 2022. 

Tickets are required for the Conductor’s Reception & Fundraiser indoors Friday night.  Tickets can be purchased from the Newport Area Chamber of Commerce.  Admission is FREE to the public on Saturday, music will be performed outdoors on the Terry Scoggins Memorial Stage. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.  For more info, call 870-523-3618.

Friday, September 23, 2022

6:00pm            Doors Open – Conductor’s Reception & Fundraiser, Jane Parnell Performing Arts Hall

6:30pm            The Bouffants – Call 870-523-3618 for ticket inf

Saturday, September 24, 2022 – FREE ADMISSION

11:00am           Motorcycle Show Begins

12:55pm          National Anthem

1:00pm            The Dunham Family & Friends

2:00pm            Lions Club Auction at Postmaster Spirits Dock

2:15pm            The Legendary Pacers

3:30pm            Backdraft

4:45pm            Motorcycle Show Winners Announced

5:00pm            The Remnants of Rock

7:00 pm           Marty Haggard

8:30 pm           The Original Drifters

Music Line Up

The Original Drifters

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Marty Haggard

Many consider Marty Haggard’s dad, Merle Haggard, as the greatest singer/songwriter ever.  Growing up, Marty was able to travel with […]

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The Remnants of Rock

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Andre Lindsey, also known by his stage name BACKDRAFT, has performed with many artists including Carl Thomas, Gerald Levert, Dave […]

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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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The Bouffants

From Minneapolis to New Orleans, Chicago to Atlanta, The Bouffants have thrilled audiences with classic songs from groups like The […]

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The Legendary Pacers

Providing 66 years of music, The Legendary Pacers still want to boogie! The Pacers have been honored by the Rockabilly […]

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