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Mena Ushers in Holiday Season with Annual Christmas Festival

BY MELANIE BUCK – The Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce Parade of Lights was held in downtown Mena Friday night, December 9th, with hundreds lining the streets to catch a glimpse of this year’s floats, gather up candy, and of course, see the big jolly guy in red, Santa Clause. The parade was led off by the Mena Lioness as ...

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Mena Christmas Festivities Rescheduled to Friday, December 9th

BY MELANIE BUCK – After being postpone last week due to incoming rains, the Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade of Lights has been rescheduled to this Friday, December 9th, at 6:30 p.m. The Mena Advertising and Promotion Commission’s Christmas Festival and lighting of Janssen Park has also been moved to Friday, following the parade. The First United Methodist ...

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2015 Christmas Parade of Lights and Festival

BY MELANIE BUCK – Once again, downtown Mena becomes a place of wonder and magic with hundreds of dazzling lights in the Annual Mena Christmas Parade of Lights. The holiday fun kicks off as The Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce presents “A Candy Land Christmas” themed parade. The parade will roll down Mena Street on Saturday, December 5th, 2015 at ...

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Gail Force to Preform at Christmas Festival

BY MELANIE BUCK – Lana Gail & Gail Force have been announced as this year’s entertainment for Mena Advertising and Promotion Commission’s annual Christmas Festival in downtown Mena. The festival is scheduled for Saturday, December 5th, following the Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce’s ‘A Candyland Christmas’ themed parade, at 6 p.m. Each year following the parade, event go-ers make their ...

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