Here’s the full schedule for Fayetteville Strawberry Festival

Dandelion Heart / Courtesy

The schedule is out for the new Fayetteville Strawberry Festival, coming up on Sunday, May 19 on the downtown square.

The event, organized by the Downtown Fayetteville Coalition, will include two stages of live music featuring a host of local performers including Trout Fishing in America, Noah Richmond’s Little Monster, Gone Country, Newco, 360 All Stars Circus, Dandelion Heart, Abbey Pierce Band, and Jumpsuit Jamey.

In addition to the music, the new event will include a pie competition, dog parade, food demos, beer sampling, a local artist faire, street dance, and more. 

Local breweries will be selling beer on the street, with proceeds benefitting Arkansas Brewers Guild. Participants include Fayetteville Beer Works, Flyway Brewing, Fossil Cove, Ozark, Point Remove, and others.

Food demonstrations and art activations will also be set up around the square.

A host of local artists and businesses will be in on the fun as well. Local crochet artist Gina Gallina will be working on a make-and-take art activity, and Arkansas Roller Skate Crew will have a pop-up skate park.

Theo’s food truck will be selling southern favorites including homemade strawberry ice cream. Wild Brush will have free face painting in their store. Regan Family Farms will be selling fresh strawberries. Folk School of Fayetteville will host a pickin’ party and square dance on their front lawn. Pinpoint, Maxines, Big Box Karaoke, and Jammin Java will be serving special summer cocktails.

The event will take place from 12-6 p.m. The full schedule for both stages is below.

For a bit more info, visit downtownfay.org.


Fayetteville Strawberry Festival – Sunday, May 19, 2024

Artosphere Stage on the Square

  • 12 p.m. – March to August
  • 12:45 p.m. – 360 All Stars
  • 1 p.m. – Hounds Lounge Paw-ty Parade with the NOLA Brass Band
  • 1:30 p.m. – Trout Fishing in America
  • 3 p.m. – Jumpsuit Jamey and the Can’t Wait to Playboys
  • 4:30 p.m. – Gone Country

Strawberry Stage on Block Avenue

  • 12:15 p.m – Dandelion Heart
  • 1 p.m. – Hounds Lounge Paw-ty Parade with the NOLA Brass Band
  • 1:15 p.m. – Noah Richmond’s Little Monster
  • 2:30 p.m. – Abbey Pierce Band
  • 4:15 p.m.. – NEWCO
  • 5:30 p.m. – Pinpoint’s Pie-Eating Contest