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34th Annual Poke Salat Festival

Date(s) - 05/18/2018 - 05/19/2018
12:00 am

Downtown Arab

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The Poke Salat Festival is held throughout Historic Downtown Arab, Alabama. The Festival features 90 vendors, and includes Artisan Avenue, an area dedicated to handcrafted items, civic group and commercial vendors, multiple areas of entertainment, Play Area, on site artisan demonstrations, a pet parade, a food court, Corn Hole Tournament, and more fun. The Chamber of Commerce hosts a Bluegrass Band Competition on Saturday with cash prizes for the top bands.

The Festival centers around the dish “Poke Salat” which is cooked poke weed, a plant that grows wild in the region.