Booming: Celebrate Independence Day with watermelon, water relays, an underwater treasure hunt, fireworks and more outdoor activities at DeGray Lake Resort State Park's annual 4th of July Island Festival, Wednesday. General admission is free but some activities may have a fee. Call (501) 865-5810 or visit degray.com.
Bouyant: It's a Star Wars-themed battle on the water as homemade boats float -- or not -- at the 2018 World Championship Cardboard Boat Races, 10 a.m. July 28 in Heber Springs on Greers Ferry Lake. In addition to the races, there will be a treasure dig, watermelon-eating contest and a volleyball tournament. Registration is $55-$60. Call (870) 834-1437 or visit facebook.com/events/417229985340397.
Weekend on 06/28/2018
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