Salem Chamber of Commerce

67th Annual Fulton County Homecoming Festival
May 27th and May 28th in Salem


Event Program


Friday, May 27, 2016
Salem VFW Post 9777 Bingo (Hwy 395 N)..………………..…………...……………….  6:00 p.m.
Salem Senior Center Fish Fry..………………………………...…………......…………….5:30 p.m.
FNBC Street Dance – Steel N Country……………………………..……...…… 8:00 to 11:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Morning
5K Race Registration (North Court Square)………………………….........……. 6:45 to 7:30 a.m.
Street Market Booth Set-Up………………………………………………...………6:00 to 7:30 a.m.
Bank of Salem Mark Thomas Memorial Apple Pie 5K Race…………….……………….8:00 a.m.
Festival Registration (Court Square Lawn)…...…………………………......…..8:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Squirt Race Registration (North Court Square) …………………………..……………….9:15 a.m.
Awarding of Race Trophies (Gazebo)…………………….………………...……..…….....9:15 a.m.
North Arkansas Home Care Squirt Race………………………………………........…....10:00 a.m.
Terrapin Race Registration (South Court Square)………………………………….....…10:30 a.m.
Hill’s Auto Sales Car/Truck/Tractor/Cycle Show (Methodist Church Parking Lot)…....10:00 a.m.
Horseshoe Pitching (between Methodist Church and Susie’s Beauty Shop)…….…...11:00 a.m.
Guiltner Heating & Cooling Terrapin Downs (South Court Square) ……….………..... 11:30 a.m.
KSAR Awarding of Festival Registration Winners (Gazebo)…………..…….……...…12:00 noon

Afternoon
Main Parade Lineup (Preacher Roe Park) ………………………………………..…...…12:15 p.m.
Car, Truck, Tractor, and Cycle Parade Lineup* (Burch’s Custom Butchering)….........12:15 p.m.
Kiddie Parade Lineup (North Arkansas Home Care)……….……….…………….....….12:00 p.m.
Fulton County Hospital Kiddie Parade……………………………………………….……12:30 p.m.
Monty McCullough Memorial Homecoming Festival Parade…….…………………........1:00 p.m.
Salem All Class Reunion, Old Main School on North Street…………...….2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.           

Evening
Ozark Mountain Music Makers Show (Music Barn, Hwy. 62 East)………..…..…..…….7:30 p.m.       

Monday, May 26, 2014
Salem VFW Post 9777 Memorial Service (Hwy 395 North) ……………………..……. 11:00 a.m.

 *Veterans wanting to ride in the float will line-up at the old nursing home in front of the Sheriff’s

Office. Veterans that wish to walk will line-up at North Arkansas Home Care at 12:45 p.m. and

join the Veterans float as it approaches at 1:00 p.m.


Fourth of July in the Park

July 4th at the Salem City Park

The 2016 Fourth of July in the Park will be held on Monday, July 4th at the Salem City Park. More details to come. 


Fulton County Fair

Visit www.fultoncountyfair.org for more information












Other Events In The Area

Mustache 5K - Salem City Park - May 14th



Salem is located in North Central Arkansas on the east-west U.S. Highway 62/412. It is the county seat of Fulton County. Salem and Fulton County are a sportsman's paradise.

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Welcome

The April meeting will be held on April 27th at noon at the NAEC Orange Room. 

Topics of discussion include the 67th Fulton County Homecoming is coming up May 27th and 28th. Steel n Country will be performing on Friday night at the street dance. T-shirts are now available for sale for $10. More information is available on our Home Page.


The chamber will also discuss the updated website, 4th of July in the Park, and open the floor for discussion for members and guests.   

Chamber News

T-shirts are available for sale at Whatever, Bank of Salem, Salem Drug Co.,

and FNBC Community Bank - Salem.