Calendar of Events

The Arkansas World War I Centennial Commemoration Committee will sanction suitable events and activities throughout Arkansas during the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Great War, 2017-2018. During the time leading up to the centennial, the Committee website will include a calendar of WWI-related events taking place around the state.

If you have an event you would like included in the Arkansas World War I Centennial Commemoration Committee calendar of events, please fill out the event sanctioning form.

We are having technical difficulties with the website events-sanctioning form. Please send the information on your event, in the same format as the form, to [email protected] so that we can get your event on our schedule. If you previously submitted an event and it is not on our schedule, please re-submit via email. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Sanctioning Request Form

Questions? Send an e-mail to [email protected].

All Events

Ongoing

Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum Exhibit

Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum
120 Riverfront Park Dr.
North Little Rock, AR 72114
Ongoing

Lonoke County and the Great War

The Museum of American History in Cabot
114 South First St.
Cabot, AR 72023
Ongoing

A Soldier's Haversack: A WWI themed loan box for schools

MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History
503 East 9th St.
Little Rock, AR 72201
Ongoing

Camp Pike Exhibit

Arkansas National Guard Museum
Camp Robinson
704 E. Military Dr.
North Little Rock, AR

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Ongoing

First Call: American Posters of WWI Exhibit

MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History
503 East 9th St.
Little Rock, AR 72201
Ongoing

"On the Fields and in the Trenches: Relics of the First World War"


Arkansas State Archives
One Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Ongoing

Arkansas and World War I Exhibit

Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
401 President Clinton Ave
Little Rock, AR 72201

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Feb
21

Franklin County Memorial Tree Dedication

211 W Commercial St
Ozark, AR 72949

2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Feb
23

Montgomery County Memorial Tree Dedication

Norman Town Square
Bounded by AR 8 and 8th, Gurdon and 7th Sts.
Norman, AR 71960

2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Feb
24

Perry County Memorial Tree Dedication

Milam Libray
609 Aplin St
Perryville, AR 72126

2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Mar
4

Mississippi County Memorial Tree Dedication

Herman Davis State Park
124 E Fleeman St
Manila, AR 72442

2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Mar
6

Clark County Memorial Tree Dedication

Clark County Courthouse
401 Clay St
Arkadelphia, AR 71923

1:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Mar
15

Lee County Memorial Tree Dedication

Mississippi River State Park
2955 HWY 44
Marianna, AR 72360

11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Apr
7

Crittenden County Memorial Tree Dedication

West Memphis Public Library Central Library
213 N Avalon St
West Memphis, AR 72301

10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

May
5

"Over Here and There: The Sons and Daughters of Arkansas' Delta at War" Exhibit

Delta Cultural Center
141 Cherry St.
Helena, AR 72342

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

May
28

Chicot County Memorial Tree Dedication

Lake Village Park
across from 1110 S Lakeshore Dr,
Lake Village, AR 71653

noon - 12:30 p.m.

May
28

Lonoke County Memorial Tree Dedication

Lonoke County Courthouse
301 N Center St
Lonoke, AR

10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Jun
30

Polk County Memorial Tree Dedication

Hatfield Municipal Park
119 Cemetery Rd
Hatfield, AR

8 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.