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