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34th Annual Poke Salat Festival

Schedule of Events

Festival Hours:

Friday 2 pm – 9 pm

Vendors open 2 pm to 7:30

Food Court and Entertainment until 9 pm

Saturday 10 am - 8 pm

Vendors open 10 am to 7:30 pm

Food Court open until Entertainment ends



Main Stage (located on 1st Street NW)

                watch for announcements of this year's lineup


Main Street Stage (located at the corner of 1st Ave NW and Main St. by the gazebo)

            watch for announcements of this year's lineup

Main Stage (located on 1st Street NW)

10:00 Bluegrass Band Competition

            watch for announcements of this year's lineup, jam session times and more information, coming soon. 

Bluegrass Band Competition

(located on the Main Stage)

Begins at 10 am Saturday morning

Winner opens for evening concerts

Cornhole Tournament

(Located in the parking lot on 1st Ave NW)

Bags Fly at 9 am Saturday Morning

2 person teams - Double Elimination

9:00 am Social Bracket

1:00 pm Competitive Bracket

Side Games 7twenty1 and Fifty Foot Toss

Pet Parade

Register at the Animal Shelter Booth

watch for details, coming soon

Artisan Demonstrations

Located on 1st Ave NW by the gazebo – chair caning, basket weaving, pottery making


34th Annual 

Poke Salat Festival

May 18-19, 2018

mark your calendars now! 

ADA Meetings

Do you want to make a difference in Downtown Arab? We have a meeting on the first Wednesday morning  of every month and have membership opportunities for Downtown businesses and also for our neighbors in community  that want to help promote, support and work on the revitalization of  Downtown Arab. Call 256-586-0345 for more information

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