Full Calendar of Events


Execution of James Diggs and John Postoak

Execution of James Diggs and John Postoak

December, 20 2014

In the 1800s, hanging was the only method of execution used by the federal court at Fort Smith. Between 1873 and 1896, 86 people were executed on the gallows. On anniversary dates of executions, Fort Smith National Historic Site offers interpretive programs at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. These programs include an overview of the condemned and their victims, the federal court, and how an execution was conducted.

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Fort Smith Mayor’s Countdown to 2015

Fort Smith Mayor’s Countdown to 2015

December, 31 2014

The Fort Smith Convention Center & Mayor Sandy Sanders proudly presents the Fort Smith Mayor’s Countdown to 2015 on December 31, 2014. This family fun night New Year’s Eve event will be held at the Fort Smith Convention Center in the First National Bank of Fort Smith Exhibit Halls A, B and C located at 800 Rogers Avenue Fort Smith, AR. The party begins at 8:00 PM and lasts through 12:00 – Mid-night. This is a fun-for-all-ages, non-alcoholic festive event that promises enjoyment for the entire family!

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Christmas Honors Wreath Pick-Up/Storage

Christmas Honors Wreath Pick-Up/Storage

January, 03 2015

Christmas Honors Wreath Pick-Up/Storage. Fort Smith National Cemetery and Fort Smith Convention Center Exhibit Hall B. Meet at the Fort Smith Convention Center for Plans.55 South 7th Street - Fort Smith, AR 72901

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

January, 10 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Arkansas Tackle, Hunting & Boat Show

Arkansas Tackle, Hunting & Boat Show

January, 16 2015

If you love the outdoors then this show is for you! Get new and updated products at this show before they ever hit the public market. Find out the latest fishing/hunting techniques from the pros and get the products of their success. Great fun for the whole family.

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

January, 17 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Fee Free Day - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Fee Free Day - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January, 19 2015

Come visit the Fort Smith National Historic Site for free on Martin Luther King Jr. Day!

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“Loosen Up with Aquamedia Painting”: It’s like 4 years of Art School!

“Loosen Up with Aquamedia Painting”: It’s like 4 years of Art School!

January, 21 2015

Robert Burridge’s popular “Loosen Up” workshops nurture individual success and personal enrichment with...

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

January, 24 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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The Fort Smith Symphony presents French Impressions Scottish Landscapes

The Fort Smith Symphony presents French Impressions Scottish Landscapes

January, 24 2015

The great composers had the ability to create unique worlds of sounds all their own. Ravel’s impressionistic...

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River Valley Bridal Extravaganza

River Valley Bridal Extravaganza

January, 25 2015

The Bridal Extravaganza will have vendors, cake decorators, formal wear, jewelry, make-up and caterers....

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Dancing Pros Live

Dancing Pros Live

January, 28 2015

The World’s finest dancers battle it out live on the stage and the audience picks the winner! Singers...

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Opening Reception: Apron Strings: Ties to the Past

Opening Reception: Apron Strings: Ties to the Past

January, 29 2015

Come join us at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum on January 29, 2015 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm for the opening...

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Apron Strings: Ties to the Past

Apron Strings: Ties to the Past

January, 30 2015

Although taken for granted by many social and art historians, the apron is the subject of a fascinating...

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

January, 31 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

February, 07 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Fort Smith Marathon

Fort Smith Marathon

February, 08 2015

A marathon with GRIT!This USATF-certified course is both scenic and challenging and includes historic...

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

February, 14 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

February, 21 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

February, 28 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

March, 07 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

March, 14 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Arkansas River Valley Lawn & Garden Show

Arkansas River Valley Lawn & Garden Show

March, 20 2015

The River Valley Master Gardeners, along with the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service and the Times Record presents the 22nd Annual Arkansas River Valley Lawn & Garden Show.

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Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

Fort Smith to Winslow A&M Winter Excursions

March, 21 2015

Enjoy a 4 hour scenic round trip from Fort Smith to Winslow aboard one of our vintage passenger cars....

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Civil War in the West

April, 08 2015

Join Tom Wing, UAFS assistant-professor and director of the Drennen Scott House on a 3-day tour of battle...

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The Fort Smith Symphony presents The music of Ray Charles

The Fort Smith Symphony presents The music of Ray Charles

April, 18 2015

The Fort Smith Symphony's celebration of Ray Charles, an American force of nature, begins with classic...

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THE STEEL HORSE RALLY

THE STEEL HORSE RALLY

May, 01 2015

The Steel Horse Rally will be the first non-profit motorcycle event ever held in Fort Smith, Ark. The...

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The Fort Smith Symphony presents Fate and the Phoenix

The Fort Smith Symphony presents Fate and the Phoenix

May, 16 2015

Beethoven and Stravinsky were both pivotal figures in the history of music. The gripping “Da-Da-Da-Duuuum” of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony pushed open the doors to the Romantic era. Stravinsky blazed the musical trail with modern sounds often as mysterious and fiery as the Firebird herself. Enjoy these two thrilling cornerstones of concert music live in a way no recording can duplicate! This outstanding closing concert of the season also features the amazing Vienna based, Bulgarian violinist Bojidara Kouzmanova performing violin show stoppers.

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Energetic Still-Life Painting & How to Market Your Art: Workshop by Qiang Huang

November, 04 2015

This workshop will take place at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum on November 4 – 6, 2015, 10:00 am...

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