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

 


 

Dr. Seuss 8k Run to benefit Lincoln Childcare Center

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Chaffee Crossing Historic District

7321 Terry St., Fort Smith 

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test and Tune

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

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

 

Arkansas River Valley Lawn & Garden Show

March 15-17, 2019

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Fort Smith Convention Center

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

  

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, March 21, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

Annual Elvis Haircut Day Celebration

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Chaffee Barbershop Museum - 7313 Terry St., Fort Smith

Celebrate the 61st anniversary of Elvis Presley's famous G.I. buzzcut in the Chaffee Barbershop Museum. 

Museums open 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  FREE ADMISSION!

 

Whitney's Race - 5k & 10k

Saturday, March 30, 2019

3:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing Historic District  

 

Women Run Arkansas - Fort Smith 2019 Run/Walk Clinic

Every Monday and Thursday

6:00 p.m.

WAR Building, 7308 Ellis Street

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

 

Reaction Motorsports Club Autocross Event

Saturday, March 23, 2019

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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.

January-April 2019 Program brochure

 



 

Paws for Paws 5k Color Run

Hosted by Barling Elementary PTA

Saturday, April 13th

Registration begins 7am- Race begins 8am

Chaffee Crossing Historic District starting at Darby and Ellis

Fundraiser for Barling Elementary and HOPE Humane Society

Find us on Facebook! https://runsignup.com/Race/AR/Barling/PawsforPaws5KColorRun?fbclid=IwAR1q1SjbjPwn7YXmUxgQsCOvBu4QZBZbTnwQthPB2DA7GIbQ47You-c2lHY

 

Car Show Barling Cruise Night by SADA Arkansas

Saturday, April 13th

12:00 - 4:00 pm

7412 Ellis Street, Chaffee Crossing

For more information visit their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/barlingcruisenight/

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

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

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, April 18, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

FCRA Office Closed - Good Friday

Friday, April 19, 2019

 

2nd Annual River Valley Duathlon (5k/11 miles/5k)

Hosted by River Valley Skin Cancer Alliance
Sunday, April 21, 2019

7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Chaffee Crossing Historic District 

Start at the W.A.R. building, 7703 Ellis St., Fort Smith

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

Register online.

For more information, contact Kerrie Taber, 512.751.2527 or  kerriemtaber@sbcglobal.net

 

 

Women Run Arkansas - Fort Smith 2019 Run/Walk Clinic

Every Monday and Thursday

6:00 p.m.

WAR Building, 7308 Ellis Street

Visit the website

 

VVA Chapter 467 Annual Yard Sale

TBD

Hwy 22 and Mahogany at Chaffee Crossing

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, April 27

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Gates open at 7:00 a.m.; Event starts at 9:00 a.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 for the Nature Center's event schedule. 

January-April 2019 Program brochure



 

Women Run Arkansas - Fort Smith 2019 Run/Walk Clinic

Every Monday and Thursday

6:00 p.m.

WAR Building, 7308 Ellis Street

Click here for the Facebook page.

 

Lei Lei's 5K

5K Run and Memory Walk
Saturday, May 4, 2019

Starting Time: 8:30 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

Saturday, May 4, 2019

8 am to 3 pm

Hwy. 22 at Mahogany

Find details on their website or their Facebook page

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, May 12, 2019

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

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

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, May 16, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

7th Annual Ale on the Border              

Saturday, May 18, 2019

6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

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 27, 2019

 

2nd Annual Bike Blessing - Calvary Chapel

TBD

7208 Mahogany Ave., Fort Smith, AR

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, May 25

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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.



 

VVA Chapter 467 2nd Annual Yard Sale

TBD

Starts at 7:00 a.m.

Corner of Mahogany and Hwy 22, Chaffee Crossing

https://www.vvachapter467.org/contact-us/

 

Honor & Duty 5k Run/Walk

Saturday, June 8, 2019

7:30 a.m.

Next Step Homeless Services

Chaffee Crossing Historic District

7313 Terry St., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, June 9, 2019

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

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

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, June 20, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Friday, June 21, 2019

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

Saturday, June 22, 2019

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 29, 2019

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 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.



  

FCRA Office Closed - Independence Day

Thursday, July 4, 2019

 

Brent Morrison Memorial 5K

TBD

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, July 14, 2019

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

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

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, July 18, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, July 27, 2019

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Chaffee Crossing, 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.  

 



 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, August 11, 2019

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

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

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, August 15, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, August 24

8:00 am - 5:00 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 2, 2019

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, September 8, 2019

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

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

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, September 19, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, September 28

8:00 am - 5:00 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 event calendar. 



 

Showcase Home - Ribbon Cutting

TBD

3:00 p.m.

Highland Crossing at Chaffee Crossing, 9429 Harmony Ridge Rd., Fort Smith, AR

 

The Learning Fields Fall Plant Sale

Saturday, October 5, 2019

8 am to 3 pm

Hwy. 22 at Mahogany, Barling

Find details on their website or their Facebook page. 

  

Pollinator Arts & Craft Festival

Saturday, October 5, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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

Saturday, October 12, 2019

8:00 am - 10:30 am

Event starting point: McClure Drive, ArcBest parking lot

 

Reaction Motorsports Autocross Test & Tune

Sunday, October 13, 2019

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Chaffee Crossing, off Hwy 22

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

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, October 17, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

Reaction Motorsports Events - Autocross

Saturday, October 26, 2019

8:00 am - 5:00 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

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

7030 Taylor Ave. next to the FCRA office

Bounce Arounds * Halloween Costume Contest * Carnival Games                                   

Visit their Facebook page for more information

 

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

Saturday, November 2, 2019

 

8th Annual Veterans Day Parade at Chaffee Crossing

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Noon

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

For more information: parade@chaffeecrossing.com

Visit us on Facebook!

 

FCRA Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, November 21, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

FCRA Office Closed - Thanksgiving

Thursday and Friday, November 28 & 29, 2019

 

Mercy Thanksgiving Day Turkey Run - 5k and 10k

Thursday, November 28, 2019

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

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

Register Here

 

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 19, 2019

3:30 p.m.

FCRA office

7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith

 

FCRA Office Closed - Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Tuesday and Wednesday, December 24 & 25, 2019

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

 

FCRA Office Closed - New Year's Eve

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

HAPPY NEW YEAR!


 

Recent News


Mar 1, 2019

Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority board plans to hire interim director


Mar 1, 2019

The (FCRA) board decided in a special meeting Thursday (Feb. 28) that the office needed someone who could make final decisions on office matters and other issues as needed, and voted to put Gabrey in that position.


Mar 1, 2019

The Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority announced Tuesday Executive Director Ivy Owen was removed from his position because of health reasons.


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