This May Be The Most Ridiculously Fun Festival In All Of Arkansas

Arkansas has some rather odd fairs and festivals covering everything from purple hull peas to how many ways you can cook a squirrel. One of the most ridiculously fun fests in the state is the Arkansas Goat Festival. On October 6th, 2018, folks will gather in Perryville celebrate everything goat from byproducts to costume contests. Let’s “goat” together and see what we can expect at this silly festival.

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For more details about the fest, including a list of goat-friendly lodgings, visit the Arkansas Goat Festival website or Facebook Page.

Have you been to the goat fest before? We’d love to hear about your experience in the comments below!

Be sure to take this scenic drive or visit the charming mills this fall.