September means a few things in Texarkana, Arkansas: the fair (and fair food), fall, and football. There are plenty of fun things to do and see in Texarkana this month. We’ve made a list of some of the events you can expect in September and will update it as more events pop up!
74th Annual Four States Fair and Rodeo
One of the biggest and most anticipated events in Texarkana this month is the fair. Taking place each year at the Four State Fairground, the fair provides lots of entertainment and everyone’s guilty pleasure, lots of fried fair food. Plus, visitors can attend some of the biggest rodeo events in the state. Learn more about this year’s fair schedule here.
Putt for a Purpose
This fundraiser at the Texarkana Country Club on September 8th benefits the Angel Fund Foundation, an organization that provides financial support for cancer patients in need. Guests can expect musical entertainment and an auction beginning at 6:30 pm. Tickets include dinner, entertainment, beer, and wine as well as a chance to win $500! Learn more here.
Live Art Experience at Joseph Raymond Fine Art
On Friday, September 28th from 6-9pm, you can participate in this first annual guided art event. You can enjoy catering by Jeff Loving and you’ll even leave with your very own unique 16x20 work of art to display in your home. Learn more about the event and get updates from the artist here.
Amanda Fussell Woodman Memorial CASA Colorful 5K
Another fun non-profit event for the whole family! This 5K is hosted by CASA for Children Texarkana, an organization that advocates for abused and neglected children with services at the Texarkana Children’s Advocacy Center. There’s a kids run at 8:30 that morning and the adult run begins at 9:00 am! The kids can dress as superheroes and enjoy bounce houses, face painting, snow cones, and more!
Live Music and Trivia at Fat Jacks Oyster and Sports Bar
If you love music or testing your knowledge, Fat Jack’s is the place for you this month. You can enjoy live music or trivia on a variety of nights in September. See their event schedule here and pay them a visit!
From the fair to events for a good cause, there’s always something fun going on in Texarkana. We’d love for you to visit! If you’re interested in paying our great city a visit, be sure to check out where you can stay and eat to help you plan your Texarkana, Arkansas getaway!