Fifi Comes To Fayetteville
B-29 Bomber Part Of Rally’s Attractions
Posted: September 21, 2013 at 5 a.m.
Sidney Cox, 92, remembers seeing hundreds of B-29 bombers take off from an airfield he helped build in Guam during World War II.
At A Glance
The 14th annual Bikes, Blues & BBQ motorcycle rally ends today. Most vendors, music and events are at venues on Dickson Street, the Washington County Fairgrounds and the Baum Stadium parking lot. Rally headquarters is in front of the Walton Arts Center at West Avenue and Dickson Street. Bikes, Blues and Bombers at Drake Field continues Sunday. Today’s highlights are below. Complete schedules of events and music are available at nwaonline.com.
Parking Lot at Dickson and West
8 a.m.-midnight — Beer Garden Venue
8 a.m.-2 p.m. — Stokes Air Battle of the Bikes show
3:30 p.m.-midnight — Mainstage Music
9 a.m.-midnight — Train shuttle runs continuously to Baum and back to Dickson. Fare is $3 one way or $5 round trip.
Midnight — Miss BBB contest
Baum Stadium Parking Lot
8:30 a.m. — Firefighters Poker Run to Oklahoma
9 a.m.-5 p.m. — Demo Rides
10 a.m.-6 p.m. — HOG registration and pin stop
9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. — Beer Garden venue
11 a.m., 2 & 5 p.m. — FMX Stunt Team shows
Washington County Fairgrounds
Noon-1:30 p.m. — Bike games
2-4 p.m. — Lawn Mower Pulls
2:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. — Karaoke Contest
3 p.m. — Barbecue Championship Awards
4 p.m. — Parade of Power to Dickson Street
9 a.m.-midnight — Beer Garden
7 p.m.-11:30 p.m. — Music
3 p.m.-1 a.m. — A shuttle will run from the fairgrounds to Dickson Street. It leaves the fairgrounds on the hour and Dickson Street on the half hour. Fare is $5 one way or $8 round trip.
Drake Field; Bikes, Blues and Bombers
9 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. — B-29 flies
Noon-6:30 p.m. — Cockpit tours
Northwest Arkansas Mall
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. — Car Show
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