Girl Talk plays in Fort Smith Sept. 10.

  • Girl Talk plays in Fort Smith Sept. 10.

Hat tip to the good folks over at The Fayetteville Flyer for reporting on this new festival coming to Fort Smith in a few weeks.


The four-day Festival on the Border looks to have something for everyone, with performances from The Fray, Girl Talk, Andy Grammer, Dierks Bentley, The Randy Rogers Band, The Fort Smith Symphony Orchestra featuring Mark O’Connor and The Young Actors Guild‘s production of “Hairspray.”

The symphony performance will include three of O’Connor’s compositions and the world premiere performance of the music of the Coen Brothers’ “True Grit.”


Tickets are $10 per night except for the symphony performance, which is $25. Get ’em here. Note: tickets purchased at the venues will be cash only.

Full schedule after the jump.