One of the state’s most colorful festivals – both in name and in activities – Conway’sToad Suck Daze – begins Friday, April 30. This annual kick-off to summer starts at 5 p.m. on Friday and runs through Sunday, May 2. Scheduled events include tons of musical entertainment, the Toadal Kids Zone, the toad races, sporting events, food vendors, the Toad Suck SuperStar competition, and the ever-popular stuck-on-a-truck competition. Special guest performer is country star Clint Black, who takes the state at 9 p.m. Saturday. Proceeds from Toad Suck Daze fund scholarships to local colleges. Festivities are held in downtown Conway.