Leadership Saline County will host the Royal Cheese Dip Festival on Saturday, April 30, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Tyndall Park in Benton.
Share your best cheese dip recipe by purchasing a vendor booth at $100. You can also decorate your vendor booth for a chance to win the Best Decorated Cheese Dip booth award. Each vendor booth will receive 2 free tickets to the festival, a social media shout-out, and your logo on banners at the event. Register online for a vendor spot at THIS LINK.
Prizes will be awarded for the following categories:
- Official Royal Judges: 1st Place and 2nd Place
- Best Decorated Cheese Dip Booth: 1st Place
- People’s Choice: 1st Place and 2nd Place
Here are the ticket prices for attendees: Ages 5 and under get in free, age 6-12 are $5, and ages 13+ are $10. Tickets include an opportunity to try cheese dip from each participating vendor, live music, a chance to win giveaway items, and you’ll watch a special performance from the Royal Theatre.
Cash and ticket voting will be available at the event. The booth with the most donations from attendees will win People’s Choice. People’s Choice voting will close at 2:00 p.m.
To purchase your tickets, visit http://bit.ly/RoyalCheeseDipTickets.
Funds from the event will benefit the Royal Theatre in Downtown Benton as well as providing funding for four $750 scholarships to one student each from Benton, Bryant, Bauxite, and Harmony Grove High Schools.
Leadership Saline County Class XVI is also seeking donations for giveaways. Attendees can purchase drawing tickets to be eligible for the giveaways.
The Royal Theatre is the home of the Royal Players, Inc. and the Young Players is a venue specializing in live theatre and bringing the arts into Downtown Benton, AR.
For more information about the Royal Cheese Dip Festival, including a sneak peeks of giveaway items, visit the Facebook event page at http://bit.ly/RoyalCheeseDipFB.