If you're going to be famous for something how cool is it to be famous for the movie "The Legend of Boggy Creek"? Can you say... Fouke Monster, Sasquatch, Bigfoot? Can you say the 50th anniversary of the movie premiere?

It really has been 50 years since the movie by Charles B Pierce was released in 1972. "The Legend of Boggy Creek" has developed quite the following over the years and this year the festivities include a showing of the film.

Fouke, Arkansas is the town and the Fouke Community Center is the place. Everything kicks off at 9 AM when the doors open and will conclude with the restored and remastered version of the film at 5 PM.

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Guests Include

  • Actors from The Legend of Boggy Creek
  • Guided Bus Tours of Fouke and The Legend of Boggy Creek points of interest

Confirmed Speakers

  • Marvin Leeper
  • Chester Moore
  • Ken Gerhard
  • Lyle Blackburn

Schedule So Far

  • 10:30 - Marvin Leeper
  • 11:30 - Break
  • 12:00 - Chester Moore
  • 1:00 - Break
  • 1:30 - Ken Gerhard
  • 2:30 - Break
  • 3:30 - Lyle Blackburn
  • 4::30 - Break
  • 5:00 - The Legend of Boggy Creek screening

Tickets are available through Eventbrite.com and start at $35 for reserved seating. Other packages are available including guided tours of the town of Fouke, Arkansas and Boggy Creek points of interest.

More details are available on the Facebook Page.

Everything should be wrapped up by about 8 PM Sunday night when everyone gets to go home feeling extra Squatchy.

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