Friends of Hobbs
State Park-Conservation Area

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CLICK HERE for trail & shooting range status!  (UPDATED 4-18-19. Note that THE SHOOTING RANGE CLOSED until further notice. Take the link to read why. )                                               

Hobb Nob on Saturday, Oct. 12th!
Friends of Hobbs Fundraiser!

The Hobb Nob annual membership drive is back and we are excited to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the visitor center at Hobbs State Park! Join us for a night of great tunes featuring National Park Radio.

A ticket to the event is a one-year membership to Friends of Hobbs and includes a night of entertainment with food and drinks available for purchase. We'll have food onsite to fill your bellies and fuel you up for dancing.

We are celebrating in Downtown Rogers at the DTR Market, located at 101 E Cherry Street in Historic Downtown Rogers, where there is plenty of parking, handicap spaces, shops, restaurants, bars, and the The Railyard Bike Park. Bring your chairs and blankets and come on out for a beautiful night under twinkly lights.

Friends of Hobbs Mission:
To build broad public support for the policies and objectives of the Park Superintendent and the mission of Hobbs.
To support education programs at the park.
To accelerate park improvements and enhance the quality of park programs through volunteerism and fund raising.

The $25 ticket is a one-year membership to Friends of Hobbs.
Kiddos 12 and under are free, but anyone 13 and up needs an individual ticket!

CURRENT Friends of Hobbs members as of January 1, 2019 will receive a postcard in the mail with RSVP instructions. Each membership, individual or family, is good for ONE ENTRY. Each additional attendee will need to purchase a ticket.

Gate opens at 5:30pm, music starts at 6pm.
At the door tickets can be purchased with CASH ONLY.
There is an ATM on site.

Food trucks and ice cream will be onsite for you to grab some dinner and treats! Otherwise, Iron Horse Coffee Company, The Rail Pizza Company, Jiffy Quick (don't you knock their BLTs!!), and plenty more are in the area.

Beer and will be available for purchase, on site, from Rogers-Downtown Rogers Inc. They accept cash and card.

You're welcome to bring your own coolers. However, f there is reason to believe anyone is consuming alcohol under 21 or consuming irresponsibly, be prepared to have an ID. Please be responsible!

Non-alcoholic beverages and bottle water will be available for purchase, however we encourage you to bring your own reusable water bottle.


We encourage you to be conscious of whether your pet will enjoy the show. Pets are welcome and must be on a leash.
No glass, weapons, tents or canopies, fireworks, candles/open flames, or illegal drugs.

There is free parking available throughout Downtown Rogers within walking distance to the DTR Market.

There is limited handicap parking available on site

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No. Each attendee 13 years and older need an individual ticket.

What can I bring into the event?
Coolers, beverages, food, chairs, and blankets. Alcohol is allowed and all attendees who bring or consume alcohol during the event may be asked for their ID.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. We will check in attendees by the name of the ticket purchaser.

Is it okay if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
No. If you are transferring your ticket to another person, please contact us on Facebook to discuss any ticketing needs and issues.

A great day to bring donations is during Living Forest on Saturday, October 26!
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Upcoming events (go to events & programs in menu for more!)


Events at Hobbs are wide-ranging. Guided trail tours, Beaver Lake Cruises, Guest Speaker Series, and an incredible array of classroom programs for both adults and children are regular events at the park. On the following pages you will find descriptions and dates for all of the many activities at Hobbs.  Read more


Only minutes away from the busy and noisy sounds of urban life, more that 12.000 acres of Arkansas nature beckons. Long ridges, steep hollows, wildlife and wild flowers, unique geography and unique history -- it's all here.   Read more 

Copyright 2019- Friends of Hobbs State Park - Conservation Area is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 
Send mail to: PO Box 802, Rogers, Arkansas 72757-0802
Located at: 20201 East Hwy 12 - Rogers, Arkansas 72756

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