Annual Buffalo River Elk Festival
Celebrate the Elk in Newton County at the award winning Buffalo River Elk Festival. This festival salutes the vision that coupled these majestic animals with the magnificat beauty of the Buffalo River country. The festival attracts artist and craft vendors, wildlife exhibits, musical entertainment, contests, activities for kids of all ages and great food. Activities include a Kids Fishing Derby,Dutch Oven Cook-off, Miss Buffalo River Elk Festival Pageant (bwww.misselkfest.com), Elk Calling Contest, and the Elk Permit Drawings. Make plans to join us!