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ASU Museum Rockabilly Boogiefest

Boogiefest 2014 Announcement Poster

The purpose of ASU Museum Rockabilly Boogiefest has been to preserve, promote, and celebrate the rich Rockabilly heritage of Northeast Arkansas. All proceeds from Rockabilly Boogiefest will help fund a permanent Rockabilly exhibition at ASU Museum now in development (projected 2018, pending funding).


Rockabilly Boogiefest 2014 featured Sonny Burgess and the Legendary Pacers, Charlie Rich Jr. and The Stunning Cunning Band.

Performers at Rockabilly 2014

Clockwise from Top: Charlie Rich Jr., The Stunning Cunning Band, and Sonny Burgess and the Legendary Pacers



A highlight of Rockabilly Boogiefest 2014  was the presentation of an award to Sonny Burgess, naming him

International Godfather of Rockabilly

Sonny Burgess with his award presented by ASU Museum.


Read the text of the Award>>



Sponsors

Sponsor Logo Sheet

During breaks, several sponsors and celebrities voiced their opinions on the importance and significance of Rockabilly for our region.

Speakers on Rockabilly

Many great dancers hit the dance floor at Rockabilly Boogiefest 2014.

This event was super fun!!

Collage of Dancers at Rockabilly Boogiefest