Gravette Day is one of the community's biggest and best events! Celebrate the founding of Gravette with a parade, pageants, car show, games, food trucks, vendor booths, live music, and more!
The City of Gravette
The Heart of Hometown America
GRAVETTE DAY 2021
The 128th annual Gravette Day will take place on Saturday, August 14, 2021, at Kindley Park in Gravette, Arkansas. The theme for this year's Gravette Day is 'A New Day.'
PARADE The parade will head toward Main Street at 12:00 PM and feature co-grand marshals Drs. Nancy Jones, Marc Poemoceah, and David Tucker. There will be three parade trophies awarded for best use of the theme, most festive, and overall best entry. The parade route will be Charlotte SE to Highway 59, to Main Street, to Sixth SE, and back to Charlotte SE.
PAGEANTS Pageants will be open to contestants ages 0 - 23 who reside in Gravette or in the Gravette School District. Contestants ages 14-23 will be eligible to compete for the title of Miss Teen Gravette and Miss Gravette and can register HERE. Entry forms for the younger age divisions will be available starting June 1.
GRAVETTE DAY 5K The Gravette Day 5k is sponsored by The Gravette Gym and benefits the Gravette Fire Department. The 5K course starts at the top of Old Town Park and heads down Lion Drive past the school, the back up historic Main Street, and ends back at the top of Old Town Park. Participants will receive a Gravette Day 5K shirt. This event is appropriate for strollers and leashed dogs. Register for the Gravette Day 5K HERE.
Other activities include food and drink vendors, car show, kids zone, live music, merchandise vendors, and more! Keep an eye out for additional information about these activities!
There are many ways to participate in this community event. Forms to enter the parade are below and pageant forms will be added soon. Directions on how and where to turn in the forms are included on each form. For more information, contact City Hall at 479-787-5757 or email info@GravetteAR.com.