2015 Schedule of Events

Monday, May 11th, 2015

6:30 PM
• Miss Blossom Festival Pageant
The Pagent will be held at the Harton Theater, SAU Campus
Public viewing opens, Magnolia Arts Annual Art Show
12:00-7:00 PM

The Arkansas Artmobile will be on display at the 2015 Magnolia Blossom Festival from May 11th-15th!
The Artmobile is a perfect source of arts exposure for schools, libraries, and more! 

Look for the artmobile near the Habaneros restaurant on the downtown Square!
see more at: https://www.arkarts.com/artmobile
Open 12:00 – 7:00 p.m May 11-15

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
 Peoples Bank Treasure Hunt Begins!
Clues for the Treasure Hunt begin @ 7am
Listen for clues daily on KZHE, KVMA, KVMZ- FM 99.1 , www.magnoliareporter.com and The Banner News, as well as finding them here on our site. Clues will be posted twice a day. Once in the morning then a second clue given at the noon hour.
Good Luck!
Check for clues daily on the Treasure Hunt Page!

Public viewing, Magnolia Arts Annual Art Show
12:00-7:00 pm

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Public viewing, Magnolia Arts Annual Art Show,
116 S. Washington
12:00-7:00 pm

Thursday, May 14, 2015
Magnolia Arts Annual Art Show Artist Reception
5:00-7:00 pm

•**Mark Twain Himself**
An original stage play by actor/playwright RICHARD GAREY
Actor Richard Garey combines his love of the stage with his love of Mark Twain and literature.  He is an actor, writer, director and historian.  All the material in this show comes from the pen of Mark Twain.
Thursday, May 14, 7:00 p.m.
Union Street Station, Magnolia
Phone: 234-7790 for more information

Friday, May 15th, 2015
12:00 Noon – 9:00 PM
Craft Show and Sale
• Food Court on The Square
•Public viewing, Magnolia Arts Annual Arts Show,
116 S. Washington, 12:00-8:00 PM

7:00 PM
• Magnolia Blossom Beef Challenge
Steak Eating Contest
Visit our entertainment page for entry form and more information

8:00 Pm
Natalie Stovall & The Drive
A FREE Friday Night Outdoor Concert will be held on the Farmers Bank West Stage in conjunction with The 27th Annual Magnolia Blossom Festival. 
Come join us on the FB&T West Stage for some great musical entertainment while enjoying your choice of great southern cuisine from our food vendors.


                              downtown festival pic

Saturday, May 16th, 2015

7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
 Information Booth
A lot more than just information is given here. You can also purchase your Blossom Festival Steak Tickets at the booth.(If not sold out.)  It is located on the West Side of Courthouse.

All Day Food Court

First AidA First Aid booth will be set up on the North Side of the Downtown Square at the corner of the BELL & BOYD OFFICE should anyone need medical attention.

Information Booth/Will Call-NEW LOCATION: located on the WEST side of the Courthouse.  If you have ordered your steak ticket by phone, pick them up here before 4:00 pm.

Safelight – 2:00 PM
 Tom Dehoney Memorial Fishing Tournament, Lake Columbia

7:30 AM
• 5K Race and Walk / Fun Run immediatley following 5K, approximately 8:30am

8:00 AM
 Canine Fun Show, north of Wilson Garden

9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
• Car Show, held at Farmers Bank parking lot, located on Main Street within walking distance to downtown Square.

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
• 65th Magnolia Arts Annual Art Show held inside the Magnolia Arts Center on the square at 116 South Washington.

9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
• Live Entertainment on the Farmers Bank West Stage

9:00 AM – All Day
• Craft Show and Sales located down Union, Washington & Jefferson street, just north of the Courthouse.

10:00 AM
• Parade of World Championship Steak Cook-Off Cooks

You don’t want to miss this!

11:00 AM
Magician Show, Terrific’s Wacky Magic at Magnolia Arts Center, 116 S. Washington on the downtown Square.  

2:00 PM
Magician Show, Terrific’s Wacky Magic at Magnolia Arts Center, 116 S. Washington on the downtown Square.

6:00 PM
• Serving Lines Open, Steak Eating on the Magnolia Square begins! There are four serving lines located on the downtown square where you will pick up all the trimmings that go with a great steak. You will then proceed to ANY cooker of your choosing to pick up your steak. Will you pick the World Champion steak?!

7:00 PM
• Awards Ceremony for the Steak Cook-off at the Farmers Bank West Sta

8:00 PM
 FREE Live Entertainment will perform at the Farmers Bank West Stage, featuring “The Long Run” Experience the Eagles, sponsored by MK Distributors



Check out this map of our Downtown Square for event locations

Downtown Map