Owlfest 2016

Owlfest 2016

October 14th & 15th

Schedule of Events will be posted at a later date.  Entry forms are being posted as they are available. For updates on Owlfest, like us on Facebook or visit the Owlfest website.  Contact us at owlfest@mcgeheechamber.com for any other questions.  

Owlfest is McGehee’s city-wide festival held downtown.  Festival includes free entertainment the whole weekend featuring Barret Baber of the Voice as the headliner Saturday night.  Other family friendly events include a 5K Run/Walk, carnival with children’s area and blow up bounce house and slide, petting zoo, two street dances, live music, Owl Hoot contest.  Additional events include a talent show, horseshoe tournament, motorcycle show, golf tournament, and last but not least  food and arts & craft vendors.
Friday the town will support McGehee Owls in their annual homecoming game at Owl Stadium.  Many classes plan their reunions at this time.  If your class is planning a reunion, we encourage you to register your event with the Owlfest committee so we can assist you.   The night continues with a downtown street dance following the game is the place to be with a DJ filling the air with modern, fun music.  The night concludes with a spectacular firework show. 
Saturday join the Razorback Tailgate party downtown to cheer the Hogs to victory.
Interested vendors are encouraged to call or e-mail your information to Haley at 870-222-2886 or haley_riley@hotmail.com