Fayetteville Celebrates History with Sweet Treats

Published 08/16 2014 11:04PM

Updated 08/16 2014 11:08PM

FAYETTEVILLE, AR-- The city of Fayetteville, celebrating Washington County history on Saturday with a sweet treat!

The Washington County Historical Society held it's forty-third annual ice cream social.

Ellen compton, Historical Society Board Member, said "It is a true grassroots, Fayetteville community feel good, end of summer, eat ice cream, eat cakes old fashioned get together."

Those who came out enjoyed cake, ice cream and live music .

The society says the social was a way to raise awareness about the preservation of Washington County history.

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

  • KNWA - Northwest Arkansas News
  • Fox 24 News
  • NWA Weather Authority
  • Razorback Nation
  • KNWA News
  • Fox24 News
  • Razorback Nation
  • KNWA Northwest Arkansas News Mobile App
  • NWA Weather Authority Mobile App
  • Hogville for Sports Mobile App