Dogwood Days in Horseshoe Bend will be held April 24. The festival will feature craft booths, food and concessions, bake sales, a book sale, games for kids and entertainment throughout the day at the gazebo in the lower mall area.
A pet show and contest will be held at the gazebo beginning at 8:30 a.m. A Mister and Miss Dogwood Days pageant sponsored by the United Methodist Church Youth Group will be held at the gazebo at 11 a.m.
The Blood Mobile will be available, and Festival goers can also have cholesterol screenings, blood sugar checks, and blood pressure checks at health related booths.
A horseshoe pitching tournament will be held at 2 p.m. at the Turkey Mountain Horseshoe Pits located on Club Road.
Other events include the Strawberry River Art Association Spring 2004 Art Show at the Hillhigh Hotel lobby on April 23-25. The Blenders Concert will be April 24 at 7:30 p.m. and April 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Horseshoe Bend. A Quilt Show will be held at the United Methodist Church April 23 from noon until 6 p.m.