EL DORADO, ARK.,— Summer is Coming In Hot again in Downtown El Dorado and together with the Summer Concert Series, Showdown at Sunset reenactments and Grill Wars, Main Street El Dorado and the Murphy Arts District have announced a list of new fun activities added to the fourth Saturday in June, July and August this summer with even more food, live entertainment, shopping and fun for all ages throughout downtown.
On Saturday July 27th award-winning performers and national touring acts will be making their way to the heart of downtown El Dorado for the 2019 Murphy USA Summer Concert Series, presented by MAD and Main Street El Dorado. But don’t just wait for the FREE concerts, come to El Dorado early for the MAD Famers Market Downtown, the new Summer on the Square activities featuring the award-winning GRILL WARS, downtown activities and games, live entertainment on the square, the MAD Playscape and Splashpad, free Horse and Carriage rides throughout Historic Downtown and the popular CRUISE NIGHT Car Shows. All this fun is leading up to everyone’s favorite SHOWDOWN AT SUNSET live gunfight reenactment downtown on the steps of the Courthouse lawn, now with full new cast and show, followed by the FREE 2019 Summer Concert Series in the MAD amphitheater Downtown starting at 7pm. It’s a full weekend of Fun all summer long!
SATURDAY JULY 27th schedule of activities:
- 8am-Noon: MAD Farmers Market
Summer on the Square
- NOON: Grill Wars, “South of the Border” Street Tacos, Margarita and Salsa competitions
- Sponsored by PJ’s Coffee/The Spot/El Dorado Creamery
- NOON-6pm: Family Games: Jenga, Connect Four, Tic Tac Toe & More
- 2pm: Baggo Tournament
- 3pm: Music On Main Featuring former “American Idol” competitor Jacob Flores LIVE on the Square
- 3-7pm: FREE HORSE & CARRIAGE RIDES
- 4pm: CRUISE NIGHT Car Show
- 4:30pm: Music On Main Featuring DJ TACO ‘BOUT IT LIVE on the Square
- 5:45pm: South Arkansas Art Center entertainment
- 6:15pm: Showdown at Sunset Downtown on the Square. (Sponsored by The South Arkansas Historical Preservation Society)
- 7pm: Murphy USA Summer Concert Series in the MAD Amphitheater Featuring: “CMT Favorite” & “County’s rising star“ Adam Doleac & The Burners.
*MAD Playscape & Splashpad open for FREE all day