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Help make the holidays brighter for Arkansas Children's patients and families! Festival of Stars is Arkansas Children’s statewide annual toy and donation drive and will be held on Friday, December 14. Toys will bring joy to patients at Arkansas Children’s Hospital or Arkansas Children’s Northwest during the holiday season and beyond. Donors are encouraged to deliver their toy donations and enjoy festive holiday music, hot cocoa, snacks and special guests throughout the day.

Arkansas Children's Hospital

On the Arkansas Children’s Hospital campus, Festival of Stars will take place in Children’s Hall from 7am to 6pm where toys will be dropped off all day! KTHV/Channel 11 and the Cumulus media stations will air remotely from the event. On December 14, tune in to 98.5 FM and 107.7 FM and listen to patients, parents and caregivers as they share their miracle moments with B98.5 and Alice 107.7 listeners. Festival of Stars at Arkansas Children’s Hospital is presented by Arkansas Business Alliance.

Arkansas Children's Northwest

On the Arkansas Children’s Northwest (ACNW) campus, Festival of Stars will take place from 7am to 6pm where toys will be dropped off all day! Magic 107.9, 4029 KHOG and Citiscapes have partnered with ACNW to reach audiences before, during and after the event. Hosted by the Northwest Arkansas Circle of Friends chapter.

Circle of Friends

Circle of Friends, Arkansas Children’s statewide volunteer network will host Festival of Stars in communities around the state. With more than 500 volunteers advocating on behalf of Arkansas Children’s, Circle of Friends volunteers raise 1M annually to support programs and services at the hospitals and clinics of Arkansas Children’s.

Wish Lists

This year, Arkansas Children’s is making a special request for baby items like rattles, teething rings and light up/musical toys. The hospitals are also in special need of teen items like gift cards, journals and gift sets (bath/body, perfume/cologne, etc.). Please consider donating items in these categories.

ACH Wish List
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Download the ACH Wish list
ACNW Wish List
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Download the ACNW wish list
Circle of Friends Wish List
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Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Children’s Hall – 6 Children’s Way
Little Rock, AR 72202
Click here to complete an online toy donation form.
Presented by: Arkansas Business Alliance

Conway – Faulkner County Circle of Friends
Purple Cow
1055 Ellis Avenue
Conway, AR 72032

El Dorado – Union County Circle of Friends
El Dorado Chamber of Commerce
111 W. Main Street
El Dorado, AR 71730

Fort Smith – Greater Fort Smith Circle of Friends
Park Plaza Shopping Center
(behind Sweet Bay Coffee Co.)
3400 Rogers Ave.
Fort Smith, AR 72903

Hot Springs – Garland County Circle of Friends
Southern Bancorp
4138 Central Avenue
Hot Springs, AR 71913

Harrison – Harrison Circle of Friends
Durand Center – North Arkansas College
303 North Main Street
Harrison, AR 72601

Arkansas Children’s Northwest
2601 Gene George Blvd
Springdale, AR 72762
Click here to complete an online toy donation form.
Media Partners: 4029 KHOG and Magic 107.9

Jonesboro Circle of Friends
Arkansas Children’s Jonesboro Clinic
520 Carson St.
Jonesboro, AR 72401

Magnolia – Magnolia Circle of Friends
Walmart Supercenter
60 U.S. 79  
Magnolia, AR 71753

Russellville – AR River Valley Circle of Friends
Central Presbyterian Church
400 W. Main
Russellville, AR

Sheridan – Jefferson County Circle of Friends
Walmart – Sheridan
1308 S. Rock Street
Sheridan, AR 72150

Texarkana – Texarkana Circle of Friends
Walgreens (two locations):
• 4415 North State Line Avenue
• 1902 Richmond Road
Texarkana, TX 75503