The 46th Annual Old Fashion Day, Benton’s oldest festival was held today on the courthouse square in Benton, Arkansas. There were games, live entertainment, food and food trucks, venders of all kinds, demonstrations and contests for visitors to enjoy. Some of the contests you can enter in this year’s Old Fashion day are: Mullet – any length. Beard – short or long any style, Mustache contest – any style or length, Bonnet, Bun – you hair in a bun any style, and Skillet throwing – throw it the farthest. Some of these contests have competed in for years. People of all ages were able to participate in the events.
by Blake Fogleman