Randolph County Arkansas
Appreciate the Past
From the Rice-Upshaw home attraction to stories of the downtown square in Pocahontas, Randolph County has a rich heritage.
Participate in the Present
Visit during one of our many county activities such as the Rock n’ Roll Festival, Maynard Pioneer Days or Founder’s Day.
Anticipate the Future
New lodging to the downtown square. New events.
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The construction project rehabilitating the 1902 Lesmeister Building on Marr Street in Pocahontas to create “Lesmeister Guesthouse” was among several Arkansas projects recently honored in Little Rock. The Lesmeister’s first place award for “Excellence in Preservation Through Rehabilitation” was presented by the Historic Preservation Alliance …
Camp Shaver was established in 1861 in two locations. Located along Mill Creek in south Pocahontas, the Army of Northern Arkansas was commanded by General William Hardee (the force was later moved to Pitman’s Ferry in NE Randolph County). The men there prepared fortifications along the …
The 33rd Annual Maynard Pioneer Days will be held Thursday, September 12 – Saturday, September 14. Thursday Events 4:30pm – Pet parade sign in 5:00pm – Pet Parade and Pioneer Prince & Princess Winners announced 5:00pm – School Night Begins Friday Events 9:00am – Craft …