40th annual Lum and Abner Festival

June 2-3: 40th annual Lum and Abner Festival, Mena
Region: Southwest

This festival in Janssen Park celebrates hometown favorites, "Lum and Abner," and includes activities for all ages. There will be live music, arts and crafts, food, fishing derbies, a 5K,  a lumberjack show, gunfighter reenactments, and more. Located east of Mena in the Pine Ridge community, the Lum & Abner Jot 'Em Down Store & Museum houses memorabilia related to the popular 1940s radio comedy team of Lum and Abner. The late Norris Goff of Mena portrayed Abner.
CONTACT: Janssen Park, 479-394-8355, www.VisitMena.com.