Great Arkansas Pig Out Oct. 5-6

The 24th Annual Great Arkansas Pig Out will be held Friday, Oct. 5, and Saturday, Oct. 6, in the Morrilton City Park.

The event will include entertainment, delicious food and fun for the whole family.

This year’s entertainment features the Arkansas River Valley’s own Hwy. 124, Jason Campbell and Singletree, NBC’s “The Voice” contestant and Texas/Red Dirt Country artist Curtis Grimes and Nashville recording artist Josh Thompson. 

There is something for everyone at the Pig Out with activities ranging from a pig chase and antique car show to a special kids zone. For a full list of activities and directions, visit 

The schedule:

Friday, Oct. 5
5 p.m. Youth talent contest
7:30 p.m. Hwy. 124
9 p.m. Curtis Grimes

Saturday, Oct. 6
9 a.m. Horseshoe tournament registration begins
1 p.m. Miss Pig Out Pageant (at the multipurpose building)
3 p.m. Pig chase at the Morrilton City Park Ball Fields
4 p.m. Battle of the Bands
7:30 p.m. Jason Campbell and Singletree
9 p.m. Josh Thompson

For more information, contact Karen Hofford at Morrilton City Hall at 501.354.3484 or Ashton Taylor at 101.7 KVOM at 501.354.2485.