Musicfest 2018 fun!

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We’ll try anything if it’s fried! Just because it’s called Musicfest doesn’t mean that music is all we have to offer. Come early and stay late for vendors, shopping, food and fun. Grab a map from the link below to find your way around the square. Bring the kids and have a blast!

MUSICFEST MAP + VENDORS AND CRAFT BOOTH SIGN UP

Musicfest has got the jams…and the jellies too! If you are interested in selling loads of Americana at Musicfest El Dorado, simply Click the following links to fill out a MUSICFEST ARTS & CRAFTS VENDOR SIGN-UP FORM, or a FOOD VENDOR SIGN UP FORM. Space is limited, so act fast!

 
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MCSA 5k/10k run

Saturday, October 20th

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It's back!!! Get your run on at the Medical Center of South Arkansas MusicFest 5k and 10k run/walk!  
The race will be held on Saturday morning during MusicFest weekend in downtown El Dorado, AR.

5K run & 10K run                      

CHECK IN: Begins at 6:30 am
START TIME: 7:30 am
END TIME: 11:00 am
PRICE: $30.00
REGISTRATION: Price increases to $30.00
                              ONLINE Registration ENDS on Thurs. October 18 at 11:59pm
                               WE WILL ACCEPT DAY-OF REGISTRATION 7:00am-7:30am

 
 

america's got talent flight crew
presented by: 

Multiple showings on Saturday, October 20th by the courthouse
on washington st.  ALL FREE!!!
11:00am, 12:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm, 5:00pm

 
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Miss Musicfest Pageant presented
by cole's jewelers

El Dorado Municipal Auditorium, 100 W 8th St.
$5.00 Admission for spectators- Contestants receive ONE free entry pass with paid Entry Fee
Sunday, October 14th at 2:00 pm- ALL Contestants MUST be checked in by 1:30 pm!!!
NO photos will be accepted after 1:30 for Photogenic Competition
Day-Of entries accepted 10:00am-11:00am-in the Municipal Auditorium foyer- 100 W 8th St.
NO REFUNDS. NO EXCEPTIONS.

DETAILS

$40 Registration fee, $43 for online Registration: $35 entry for multiple contestants in same household-MUST SIGN UP AT THE MAIN STREET OFFICE TO GET DISCOUNT. Formal/Glitz attire
Deadline is Tuesday, Oct 9. Fee will be $60 after Oct 9, and no discounts for multiples.
Divisions: 0-12m; 13-23m; 2-4y; 5-6y; 7-9y; 10-12y; 13-15y; 16-18y (age as of Oct. 14, 2018)
Awards: Division Queens: Round Crowns along with jewelry from Cole’s Jewelers, sash, trophy, MusicFest Attraction wristband
Runners up will receive princess tiaras, trophy
Outfit of Choice (OOC) $15
- Music Theme- Optional entry- Side awards will be judged during this portion. You DO NOT have to enter this portion, however, if you do not, you will not be considered for Best Hair, Best Fashion, or Best Personality! You can do a walk or routine, music can be provided, or if you wish to have a specific song, it must be approved by Oct 9. Divisions for OOC are same as Beauty.
Photogenic $5.00 per photo, Optional entry-enter as many photos as you wish (photos accepted ONLY on Oct 14) Photos MUST be in clear plastic with child name on the back! Sizes 5x7 and 8x10 accepted, glam and regular pics accepted.
People’s Choice division is open to ALL contestants. This will be based solely on the amount of money in each contestants bag in the foyer at 2:30pm on the day of the pageant. Winner will receive a tiara and the money in their bag. Divisions will be 0-4; 5-12; 13-18

Call the Main Street El Dorado office at 870-862-4747 for more information
Or visit the office at 101 W Main, Suite 410. "
Registration forms also available at both Cole's Jewelers locations!

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LANXESS KID'S WORLD!

In addition to dozens of world famous musical artists, MusicFest features a host of attractions and events to create an incredible weekend for the entire family! Here are just a few of our exciting, family- friendly attractions going on in the LANXESS KIDS WORLD around all the great music. Check back often as new events are being added! 

Saturday 10:00am - 6:00pm

  • Inflatables

  • Face-painting

  • Stilt Walkers

  • Magicians

  • Hula-Hoopers

 
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PARENTS NIGHT OUT

MusicFest Childcare provided by the Victory Church of El Dorado

Want to enjoy the bands and not worry about your kids getting lost in the crowd? Victory Church of El Dorado is providing child care so you can feel free to rock out worry free.

Food, Drinks and snacks provided plus an indoor playground, inflatables, games, and crafts! A Super FUN and Safe night for your Kids!

There will be a shuttle providing transportation at the Victory Church parking lot (1432 N West Ave) right down N.W. Avenue from the Musicfest gate. You can park for free, check-In your kids then ride for free to and from Musicfest to get your kids all for only $25 per child!  (Parking downtown is $20 alone in some locations)

PROVIDED SERVICE THROUGH VICTORY CHURCH OF EL DORADO
Friday, Oct. 19 & Saturday, Oct 20 • 5:00 PM- 11:00 PM
Ages 4-12
$25 per child, 5pm-11pm includes meal and snack

Only a limited number of children can participate!
Reserve your space today!

Call the Main St. El Dorado office at 870-862-4747
or email assistant@mainstreeteldorado.org

*$5 charge per 10 min over after 11pm

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attractions on union square

Friday:  Ferris Wheel ($4), Mechanical Bull ($5) and Zip Line ($5), Merry-Go-Round ($4), available 6pm-10pm

Saturday ONLY: Unlimited access attraction wristband available for $20.00. 
You can purchase this wristband at the corner of Elm/Washington Street during Music Fest, or pre-purchase the wristbands at the Main Street El Dorado office located at 101 W Main, Suite 410.
This wristband is good for ALL attractions with the exception of the Zip Line and Ferris Wheel, Merry-Go-Round and
Motorcyle-Go-Round. 
The Zip Line is $5.00 per entry, per day
Ferris Wheel, Merry-Go-Round and Motorcyle-Go-Round will be $4 per entry each day.

friday 6:00 PM-10:00 PM-limited attractions open
saturday 10:00 AM–6:00 pm- all attractions open

  • Zip Line                                   

  • 4 Man Bungee Jumper

  • Rock Wall

  • Mechanical Bull

  • Nascar Simulator

  • Pit Stop Challenge

  • Joust

  • Cannon Ball Blaster

  • Laser Tag

  • Ferris Wheel

  • Merry-Go-Round

  • Motorcyle-Go-Round

 
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Baggo Tournament- adult and kid divisions

TOURNAMENT WILL BE HELD ON WASHINGTON STREET,
IN FRONT OF FIRST FINANCIAL BANK

$50 ADULT PRE-REGISTRATION FEE (UNTIL oCT. 18)
*pROCESSING FEE OF $3.00 ADDED FOR ONLINE REGISTRY

$75 late entry/registration sat, oct. 20, 12:00-12:30pm
$10 per PLAYER (ages 10-15 only) no late feeS
PLAYER CHECK IN 12:00-12:30PM

$1000 1st place ADULT WITH EXTRAS!!!
$500 2ND PLACE ADULT
$200 3RD PLACE ADULT

$150 1ST PLACE KIDS WITH EXTRAS!!!
$50 2ND PLACE
$20 3RD PLACE

* Official BAGGO rules will be enforced
* Adults will play at 20 feet, Kids will play at 15 feet.
* No outside food or drink allowed inside tournament area. Concessions will be available to purchase
* Double Elimination for adults * Single Elimination for kids
* Vulgar language, mocking, heckling, etc. will NOT be tolerated.  You will be asked to leave the premise with no refund and will forfeit your tournament position. 

 

 

dutch oven gathering

saturday, oct. 20th 9:00am-2:00pm
510 N. Jackson

From beginners to masters...don’t miss this exhibition of Dutch Oven Groups gathering together to cook, swap recipes and promote the art of Camp Dutch Oven cooking. Dutch Oven cooking is on the rise.  Pots on the table at 1:00pm for those who participate in the cooking experience.

 
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Historic Trolley Tour

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saturday, oct.20th   10:00am and 2:00pm
$5.00 per person, per tour

Tour begins in Historic Downtown El Dorado and will include selections from the Historic Downtown Walking Tour, which originally has 16 locations. The tour will then take the Trolley to 4, offsite locations TBA.  

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BUDWEISER build a bar

Jefferson Street & Main Street
Friday, 5:00 pm-11:30 pm–ALCOHOL SALES OPEN
Saturday, 1:00 pm- 8:00 pm- ALCOHOL SALES OPEN

BUDWEISER MINI BAR

Washington & Oak
Saturday, 1:00 pm-8:00 pm –ALCOHOL SALES OPEN

 

CRAFT VENDORS ON UNION SQUARE

Friday 2:00 pm–8:00 pm OR LATER
Saturday 10:00 am-8:00 pm OR LATER

 

FOOD VENDORS ON UNION SQUARE

Friday 5:00 pm–11:00 pm OR LATER
Saturday 10:00 am-8:00 pm OR LATER

 

FOOD VENDORS

Flossie’s Funnel Cakes

Funnel Cakes
Cotton Candy
Fresh squeezed Lemonade

Flying Tamales Catering Co.

Pulled Pork Nachos
Tamale Burrito
Tamale Bite with Cheese Dip

ANTIGUA'S GRILL

Tex-Mex
Signature Lemonade
Mexican

LEE'S CONCESSIONS

Deep Fried Pork Tenderloin Sandwich
Polish Sausage
Philly Cheese Steak


heartland food service

Greek Cuisine
German Cuisine
Grilled Sandwiches and Burgers
Pizza

KONA ICE

Tropical Shaved Ice- Build your own flavors!

SISSY’S PLACE

Bloomin Onion
Fried Green Tomatoes
Gator and Chicken on-a-stick

campbell’s family concessions

Frozen Margaritas, Daiquiris, and Pina Colada

KETTLE KORN

ALLEN DENNIS CONCESSIONS

Jumbo Corn Dogs
Nachos
Lemonade

House of Wylie

LABELLA'S

Laredo Grill

Main Street Pizza

Olde Towne Store

PJ’s Coffee

The Black Cat

The Creamery

LA PIAZZA

THE GRIFFIN RESTAURANT