Top 10 Events in Webster County for 2017

Webster County is home to some of the most pristine, rural landscape in the state; however, that doesn’t stop locals and visitors alike from making the most of the seasons with some events that are sure to be fun for the whole family!

2016-13-6--21-42-14Jerry Run Theater (April-October)
The hills of Webster are alive with the melodies of some of the greatest acoustic acts of the day!  Both big names and up-and-comers have graced this stage with their presence with the passion for sharing their art with the fanatics of the area.  Join us for an evening of music you’ll never forget!

Webster Wildwater Weekend (April 8-9)
The rivers are inviting as locals and visitors get together to paddle the local rivers and make memories. Pack your wetsuit and meet us at the river’s edge for some fun and camaraderie!

Webster County Nature Tour (May 12 – 14)
Experience the area’s pristine landscape in full grandeur on a two-night stay in rustic cabins of Camp Caesar.   Enjoy a weekend filled with walking and driving tours that encapsulate the very best sights of the area, you won’t regret it!

u-s-athlete-arden-cogar-jr-16-HRWoodchopping Festival (May 25 – 28)
Logging has become more than just a way of life for some of the area’s citizens; it’s become a family legacy. Generations of woodsman have passed down the axe in order to claim the glory of being the best of the best.

Bergoo Bash (September 2)
An ATV riders’ heaven!  Held the Saturday before Labor Day each year; a mud pit, poker run, horseshoe pitching contest, live entertainment, fireworks are just some of the events held at this community event.

Holly River Festival (September 2-3)
The Holly River Festival is held annually on Labor Day Weekend at Holly River State Park. It is a family-oriented festival featuring arts, crafts, cake walks, games, apple butter making, hay rides, music and more.

Webster County Fair (September 6-9)
Pageantry, Cornhole Contests, festival rides, and much more! Join us as we celebrate the first days of fall at the Webster County Fair.

Burgoo Cook-Off (October 7)
Located in the heart of Webster Springs, a test of culinary skills takes place once a year.  In addition, the park is filled with festivities and various events for the whole family to enjoy!

Irish Road BowlingIrish Road Bowling Fall Challenge (October 7)
Join in the spirit of friendly competition in an age old sport known as Irish road bowling.  Never heard of it? No worries.  The seasoned pros will be on site to give you a couple pointers and there’s even a grand feast afterwards!

Hometown White Christmas (December 1-31)
Come and view the beautiful holiday decor, watch the Christmas Parade and visit with Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus. Many merchants offer extended store hours and other special events in house!