The seventh annual Veterans Day Parade at Chaffee Crossing will be a fun-filled day for veterans and families. This year we will honor veterans of the Cold War which includes veterans from all wars between 1946 and 1992.
Floats, trucks, cars, tractors, walkers, runners, cyclists and other creative ways of participation are welcome! Please scroll to the bottom of this page to register if you plan to participate in the parade or host a Veteran Information Booth.
11:00 am Medals Presentation Ceremony
12:00 pm Parade Begins
1:30 pm Veteran Honors Ceremony
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Chaffee Barbershop Museum open
Museum of Chaffee History open
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Veteran Service Information Booths open
FREE Flu Shots - Courtesy of Mercy Fort Smith
11:00 am - 5:00 pm Arkansas Helicopter rides - $20 per person
11:00 am - 3:00 pm 7321 Terry St. (on the lawn area by the museums & stage)
Each year in November, Positive People of Fort Smtih members collect gently used coats and blankets and new hats, gloves, and socks to distribute to veterans and their families.
The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE) has broken ground on an $11 million, 6.6-acre development across from the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine (ARCOM).
The Fort Smith Planning Commission has approved plans for the $15 million Lakeside Crossing residential neighborhood at Chaffee Crossing
Fort Smith developer and community leader Benny Westphal's offer to purchase land previously purchased by another party in Chaffee Crossing was approved by the Real Estate Review Committee on August 9, 2018.