Bryant residents who were disappointed by the absence of fireworks on the Fourth of July will be excited to know the city plans to set off the fireworks display originally planned for Independence day at Bryantâ€™s Annual Fall Fest.
The festival will be held Oct. 6 at Bishop Park. The schedule of events includes a pancake breakfast at the Bryant Senior Activity Center at 9:30 a.m. The parade and festival start at 10 a.m.
A duct tape boat race is scheduled for 11 a.m., and the fireworks display will begin at 8 p.m.
Local businesses, school groups, clubs and entertainers will be showcased in this festival, according to the Bryant Chamber of Commerce website.
The Bryant Annual Fall Fest contributes to the communityâ€™s sense of closeness, according to the website.
Attendance in previous years has grown upward from 14,000, according to the website.
Kids will find lots to do at KidZland, according to the website. Bubbles, spray chalk and other fun stuff are free. Bounce houses, slides and inflatable fun are available with the purchase of a ticket.
The Chamber is still looking for volunteers and vendors for the event. For more information, call 847-4702.