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Lum & Abner Festival

Mena’s signature event, the 39th Annual Lum & Abner Festival will be June 3 & 4, 2016 at Janssen Park in Mena, Arkansas. This event is sponsored by the Mena Advertising & Promotion Commission and has been steadily growing year after year and 2016 is no exception. Live entertainment is a huge part of the event as it runs all day both days of the festival. The entertainment stage sponsor will once again be Aleshire Electric. The Mena Advertising and Promotion Commission would like to send out a huge thank you to Aleshire Electric for their sponsorship and support.

In addition to live entertainment, enjoy wonderful arts and crafts, great food, the awesome Lum & Abner
Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Show, Kiddie Korner with playground and bounce houses, the Lum & Abner 5K Run/Walk, Outhouse Races, the Lum & Abner 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament, the Lum & Abner Softball Tournament, the beautiful Quilt Show, Firefighter’s Challenge, Fishing Derbies, the Lion’s Club BBQ Cook-Off, the RE/MAX Baby Crawlin’ Contest, and a fan favorite, the All American Lumberjack Show… and more!

A Schedule of Events will be posted when finalized. Call 479-394-8355 or email for more information or to volunteer during the festival. Also, find us on Facebook: Lum & Abner Festival.

Lum & Abner Festival Vendor Reservation Forms 2016


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We may not be the ‘big city’, but our hospitality is big and our land, forest and mountain range is known as God’s Country for a reason. Visitors frequently say that they feel the stress melt away as they get closer to our neck of the woods. Mena is a charming place and our southern hospitality will keep you coming back over and over again.

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