Southern Food Festival: June 24

Southern Food Festival

On June 24, join us for the Southern Food Festival to celebrate the Grand Opening of Maxfield Park, and the Grand REOPENING of Main Street!

Batesville's best restaurants will present Southern Food on the street, and vie for the honor of "Best of Batesville"!

Presented by Peco Foods.

Sponsored by Batesville Poultry Equipment, and Newburg Tractor.



11:00-3:00 -- Food is Served, Booths are Open! (Buy a punch card if you want to do some food sampling; they're $10 at the Lemonade Stand and include a drink)

11:00 -- Dedication of Maxfield Park (just off of Central, behind Ozark Furniture)

11:00-11:30 -- Fusion Dance performance (Pocket Park stage)

11:30-12:00 -- Music by Ed Casper (Pocket Park stage)

11:30-12:00 -- North Arkansas Dance Theatre performance(intersection of 3rd & Main)

12:00 -- Ribbon Cutting for the completed downtown streetscape

12:00-2:00 -- Music by The Creek Rocks, at the Pocket Park stage

12:00-2:00 -- Circus Performers on the street

Parking is available in the "Walk A Block" lots located off of Water Street, College Street, and Central Avenue.  Parking lots also located at the Main Street churches and at Gray's Hospital.