Upcoming Events

 

Please Contact us prior to scheduling events at Chaffee Crossing

Lorie Robertson  lorie@chaffeecrossing.com

Jill Bullard  jill@chaffeecrossing.com

(479) 452-4554

 


 

FCRA Office Closed - New Year's Eve and New Year's Day

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 & Wednesday, January 1, 2020

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM THE FCRA STAFF!

 

Western AR Runners - Frozen Bun 10K - New Year's Day

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Noon, WAR Bldg, Ellis St., Chaffee Crossing Historic District

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, January 23, 2020

3:30 p.m.

Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here for the Nature Center's event schedule.  



 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, February 20, 2020

3:30 p.m.

Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

  

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here for the Nature Center's event schedule



 

Dr. Seuss 8k Run to benefit Lincoln Childcare Center

TBD 

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test and Tune

Sunday, March 8, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

Find us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, March 19, 2020

3:30 p.m.

Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

Arkansas River Valley Lawn & Garden Show

March 20, 21, 22

Kay Rodgers Park Expo Center

https://www.facebook.com/ARVLGS/

 

Annual Elvis Haircut Day Celebration

TBD

Chaffee Barbershop Museum - 7313 Terry St., Fort Smith

 

Women Run Arkansas - Fort Smith 2020 Run/Walk Clinic

TBD

WAR Building, 7000 Taylor Ave.

https://runsignup.com/Race/AR/FortSmith/2015WomenRunArkansasTrainingClinicFortSmith

 

Reaction Motorsports Club Autocross Event

Saturday, March 28, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, Off Hwy 22

Visit the Facebook page for more details.

  

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here for the Nature Center's event schedule.



 

VVA Chapter 467 Poker Run

TBD

Begins at the Vietnam Veterans Museum 12112 Redwood Dr., Chaffee Crossing Historic District

For more information text Andy 479-461-6090 or Richard 479-459-4234

 

FCRA Office Closed- Good Friday

Friday, April 10, 2020

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, April 12, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/

 

FCRA BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING

Thursday, April 16, 2020

3:30 p.m.

Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

Whitney's Race 5k-10k Run/Walk

Saturday, April 18, 2020

2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

7500 Fort Chaffee Blvd., Fort Smith

Contact Melanie Bohlman for more information, (214) 893-7804, or whitneysrace@gmail.com

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, April 25, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing off Hwy 22

Get details on the Reaction Motorsports Events Facebook page.

 

3rd Annual River Valley Duathlon (5k/11 miles/5k)

Hosted by River Valley Skin Cancer Alliance

Sunday, April 26, 2020

7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Chaffee Crossing Historic District 

Start at 7703 Ellis St., Fort Smith

This event will be a 5k run, followed by an 11-mile bike ride, ending with a 5k run race.

Register Online https://runsignup.com/Race/AR/FortSmith/RiverValleyDuathlon

For more information, contact Kerrie Taber, 512.751.2527 or  rvska@yahoo.com

 

Women Run Arkansas - Fort Smith 2019 Run/Walk Clinic

TBD

WAR Building, 7000 Taylor Ave.

Visit the website

 

VVA Chapter 467 Annual Yard Sale

TBD

Hwy 22 and Mahogany at Chaffee Crossing

 

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here for the Nature Center's event schedule. 



 

Women Run Arkansas - Fort Smith 2020 Run/Walk Clinic

TBD

WAR Building, 7000 Taylor Ave.

Click here for the Facebook page.

 

Lei Lei's 5K

5K Run and Memory Walk
Saturday, May 2, 2020

Starting Time: 8:00 a.m.

Event starting point: Janet Huckabee Nature Center

Chaffee Crossing, Fort Smith, AR

Register at Orr Nissan Fort Smith or  REGISTER ONLINE 

Visit the Facebook event page or runforlei@yahoo.com

 

The Learning Fields Spring Plant Sale

TBD

Hwy. 22 at Mahogany

Find details on their website or their Facebook page

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, May 3, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, May 21, 2020

3:30 p.m.

Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

8th Annual Ale on the Border              

TBD

Chaffee Crossing Historic District

7313 Terry St., Fort Smith

Live band, food trucks, and 100+ craft beers to sample!

Get more info on the Facebook page. Tickets available on website

 

FCRA Office Closed - Memorial Day

Monday, May 25, 2020

 

2nd Annual Bike Blessing - Calvary Chapel

TBD

7208 Mahogany Ave., Fort Smith, AR

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, May 30, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, Off Hwy 22

Get details on the Reaction Motorsports Events Facebook page.

 

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here to access the Nature Center's public events calendar.



  

Honor & Duty 5k Run/Walk

TBD

Next Step Homeless Services

Chaffee Crossing Historic District

7313 Terry St., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, June 14, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/

 

VVA Chapter 467 Yard Sale

TBD

Hwy 22 and Mahogany

www.facebook.com/VietnamVeteransChapter467

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, June 18, 2020

3:30 p.m.

Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Friday, June 27, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, Off Hwy 22

Get more details on the Reaction Motorsports Events Facebook page.

  

8th Annual True Grit Ride 105 Cycling Ride and Certified 5k Run/Walk

Friday, June 19, 2020; Saturday, June 20, 2020

Chaffee Crossing Historic District, 7313 Terry St., Fort Smith

Cycling rides include 10-, 30-, 45- and 100-mile routes. 5k run/walk starts and ends in the Historic District by the Chaffee Barbershop Museum. 

Register online:   http://www.truegritride.com/

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, June 27, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

Visit the facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/

 

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here to access the Nature Center's public events calendar.



 

Independence Day Celebration July 3rd

City of Barling

Barling City Park at Dusk

Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the show!

www.facebook.com/City-of-Barling

  

FCRA Office Closed - Independence Day

Friday, July 3, 2020

 

Brent Morrison Memorial 5K

TBD

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, July 12, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, July 16, 2020

3:30 p.m.

Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

Fort Smith Cars and Beer

TBD

Come out and see some awesome cars displayed at FSBC

7500 Fort Chaffee Blvd. Fort Smith

Check out our Facebook Page for more information https://www.facebook.com/FSCarsAndCoffee/

 

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here to access the Nature Center's public events calendar.  

 



 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, August 9, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/?epa=SEARCH_BOX

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, August 20, 2020

3:30 p.m.

Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, August 22, 2020

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Chaffee Crossing, Mahogany Ave. off Hwy 22

Visit the Reaction Motorsports Events Facebook page for more details.

 

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here to access the Nature Center's public events calendar.



 

FCRA Closed - Labor Day

Monday, September 7, 2020

 

S.A.D.A. BIKE AND CAR SHOW

TBD

Ellis Street- Chaffee Crossing Historic District

For more information visit SADA on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/SADAArkansas/

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, September 13, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/?epa=SEARCH_BOX

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, September 17. 2020

3:30 p.m.

FCRA Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, September 26, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, Mahogany Ave. off Hwy 22

Visit the Reaction Motorsports Events Facebook page for more details.

 

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here to access the Nature Center's public event calendar. 



The Learning Fields Fall Plant Sale

TBD

Hwy. 22 at Mahogany, Barling

Find details on their website or their Facebook page. 

  

Pollinator Arts & Craft Festival

TBD

Chaffee Crossing, Off Hwy 22

7300 Gardener Ave., Fort Smith

Vendor booths, food and speakers.

For more information, visit the Facebook page or contact Susan Randolph, 479.462.1713, susanrandolphark@gmail.com 

 

2019 ArcBest 5k & Fun Run

TBD

Event starting point: McClure Drive, ArcBest parking lot

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, October 11, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

https://www.facebook.com/ReactionMotorsportsevents/?epa=SEARCH_BOX

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, October 15, 2020

3:30 p.m.

FCRA Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, October 24, 2020

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Chaffee Crossing, Mahogany Ave. off Hwy 22

Visit the Reaction Motorsports Events Facebook page for more details.

 

River Valley Community Church Fall Festival

TBD

7030 Taylor Ave. next to the FCRA office

Bounce Arounds * Halloween Costume Contest * Carnival Games                                   

Visit their Facebook page for more information

 

Primetime Barbershop @ Chaffee Customer Appreciation Costume Party

TBD

7402 Ellis St., Chaffee Crossing Historic District

Costume Party * Food * Fun * Drinks * Karaoke * Mechanical Bull          

  

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here to access the Nature Center's public event calendar.



 

Fellowship of Christian Athletes River Valley Run

TBD

 

9th Annual Veterans Day Parade at Chaffee Crossing

Saturday, November 14, 2020

Noon

Chaffee Crossing Historic District, 7313 Terry St., Fort Smith

For more information: parade@chaffeecrossing.com

Visit us on Facebook!    Register to be in the parade     Register an information booth

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, November 19, 2020

3:30 p.m.

FCRA Media Center

7801 Terry St., Fort Smith

 

FCRA Office Closed - Thanksgiving

Wednesday and Thursday, November 25 & 26, 2020

 

Mercy Thanksgiving Day Turkey Run - 5k and 10k

Thursday, November 26, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Chaffee Crossing Historic District - starting at the W.A.R. building, 7308 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

 

Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center Event Schedule

Click here to access the Nature Center's public event calendar.



 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, December 17, 2020

3:30 p.m.

FCRA Media Center

7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith

 

FCRA Office Closed - Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Thursday and Friday, December 24 & 25, 2019

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

 

FCRA Office Closed - New Year's Eve

Thursday, December 31, 2019

HAPPY NEW YEAR!


 

Recent News


Jan 27, 2020

The 3rd River Valley Duathlon may not occur until Sunday, April 26, but the early deadline for registration is less than a month away for the 5k/11.8 mile/5k run/bike race.


Jan 24, 2020

After a lengthy process, the city has narrowly given the go-ahead to sell property that was the site of a construction project that turned sour.


Jan 24, 2020

After months of discussion and two votes, the Fort Smith Board of Directors voted to sell the city-owned property that is the former River Valley Sports Complex.


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