Arkansas Pie Festival held in Cherokee Village

First ever Arkansas Pie Fest is this weekend

CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR (KAIT) - An event that organizers said would allow people to grab a slice of the Natural State brought up to Cherokee Village Saturday for a first-ever festival.

The Arkansas Pie Festival allowed people to have fun with everything from a pie eating competition to a pie throwing contest.

The proceeds from the event will go toward the Innovation Hub in Cherokee Village as well as STEAM education in the area.

The festival ended Saturday afternoon and officials have already started planning for next year’s event.

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