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Sherwood is located in Pulaski County
between North Little Rock
and Little Rock
along the banks of the Arkansas River
(part of the Little Rock-North Little Rock, Arkansas
Sherwood has been named the fastest growing city in Arkansas. It's also one of the safest cities in the state, with more police officers per capita than any other city. Sherwood also offers the highest per capita income and the third highest level of education in the state.
The City of Sherwood Parks and Recreation facilities include: the Sherwood Sports Complex, Henson Tennis Center, the Rec. Center, three municipal pools, and 12 city parks. There is also a lot of site seeing and shopping to be done in the city, including some excellent antiquing. The Sherwood Fest in October is another great attraction for this city. There is an Arts, Crafts & photography competition in connection with the festival every year.
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06/01 Coming to The area
Arkansas Scottish Festival Batesville AR April13-14 Located on the campus of Bates College, the festival kicks off with a celtic concert on Friday night and include bagpipe contests and highland dancing competitions.
Arkansas Literary Festival Little Rock AR April18-21 The tenth anniversary gathering with events on both sides of the river. Featuring well known authors Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana.
Riverfest Little Rock AR May24-26 Riverfest is a celebration of visual and performing arts that is held annually over Memorial Day weekend on the banks of the Arkansas River in Little Rock.
Johnson County Peach Festival Clarksville AR July25-28 Johnson County Peach Festival is the oldest festival in the State. Concessionaires bring their wares from good ol' home cookin' to handmade arts and crafts. Enjoy live entertainment and don't miss the Peach Cobbler Bake-Off and Jam/Jelly Contest.
Hope Watermelon Festival Hope AR August9-11 Watermelon Olympics, melon judging and auction, watermelon eating contest, seed spitting contest, melon toss, antique engine show, entertainment and SW Arkansas' largest arts and crafts show.
National Championship Chuckwagon Races Clinton AR August31-September2 Chuckwagon Races, Snowy River Race, bronc fanning, music, concerts, camping, trail riding, western trade show, horse and mule clinics, seminars, and barn dances.