The origin of the name Toad Suck is disputed. Some believe that it received the name when idle rivermen would congregate at the local tavern where they would "suck on the bottle 'til they swell up like toads", while others believe it is a corruption of a French phrase meaning "a narrow channel in the river. Toad Suck Daze is an annual fair that raises funds for scholarships. Originally held at Toad Suck Park near the Arkansas River Lock and Dam, the festival was moved to the downtown location in due to flooding at the river and has remained in the downtown area ever since. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Toad Suck Daze is an annual community music, arts, and food festival in Conway, Arkansas. It takes place every year in downtown Conway and has been celebrated for over 30 years. The Toad Suck Daze festival attracts an estimated , visitors each year. Notable attractions at the event include music, arts and crafts, a variety of food, carnival rides, and toad races. For these races, visitors enter toads that they have brought from home or that were bred in the community for this purpose. The festival raises money to give educational scholarships to Faulkner County citizens.
Toad Suck Daze
Toad Suck provides 48 sites with electric and water hookups, plus five group picnic shelters. Additional amenities include hot showers, multiple playgrounds and a boat ramp. Masks and Social Distancing Required. ALL Campsites require a reservation prior to being occupied.