Plans are coming together for this year’s Dierks Pine Tree Festival, the first weekend in August. Registration is now open for the first annual Dierks Pine Tree Festival 5K race, which will take place on August 5th at 7:30 a.m. at the Dierks City Park. Cost is $25 if mailed by July 21st, or $30 after that date. Race day registration will start at 6 a.m. There will also be a free kids fun run for ages 10 and under at 7 a.m. For more information call Ashley Janes at 870-584-9948, Ashley Turner at 870-451-3642, or Cyndal Cisneros at 870-584-6503.