Malvern Hosts 29th Brickfest

Zoie Clift
Malvern is known as the
“Brick Capital of the World” (a nod to the many Acme Brick plants in the
area) and during the last week of June, the town celebrates this facet of its
history with an annual Brickfest that includes such events as a brick-car
derby and a best-dressed brick contest. The festival, which has been taking
place for 29 years, starts this Thursday and goes through the weekend. There
will be an Entertainment Stage all 3 days, a 5K race on Saturday, a car and
tractor show, motorcycle show, craft and food vendors, and activities for the
The event is also a chance
to see some free local music and this is the first year the event has offered a
second stage at BiCentinneal Park. 

The lineup on June 26 on
the new stage is: 

Livid from Tull:

World War Wonderful from
Malvern: 7-7:40

Black Suit Karma from
Conway: 8-9

Playing With Karma from
Malvern: 9:20-10:30

ll bands may be found by
going to

. Check out for further
details on the event or call 501-332-2721. 

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