The Arkansas Pecan Festival & State Pecan Pie Championship

The City of Keo welcomes you to AR Pecan Festival, Saturday, December 2nd, 2023; 10am-7pm presented by the American Pecan Council. The day will start with The Pie Ride departing from the Commercial Historic District on Main Street.  The AR State Pecan Pie Championship and Pecan Cooking Contest will judged at noon. Categories include amateur and professional Pecan Pie, amatuer pecan sweet and savory categories. There will be a classic car show. Vendors and makers will have their goods for sale. Live Music starts at 1pm:  2nd St Baptist Gospel Choir, Blackwater Bayou, Jason Lee Hale, Ryan Harmon, and Billy Jeter will headline. Food trucks galore, something delicious for all tastes. Come on down to Keo and check out the Arkansas Pecan Festival. Free admission, and fun for the whole family.

Contact info:

Vendors: Shannon Hudkins 951-378-9138 or

AR State Pecan Pie Championship: Laura Quinn 501-912-2472 or

Pie Ride: Paul Alexander 501-681-6030 or

General Info: Stephanie White 501-285-5051 or

Contact Info

General Info: Stephanie White

Vendor Info: Shannon Hudkins

Pecan Pie Championship: Laura Quinn

Pie Ride: Paul Alexander
Event Coordinator

American Pecan Council

American Pecan Council


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Keo, AR 72083
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