Talirally Oct. 17 in Arkansas and in Oklahoma

The Talimena Scenic Drive Association (TSDA) has announced the return of the TaliRally on October the 17.

This year’s event will be along the Talimena National Scenic Byway (Highway 1/ Highway 88) with events in Talihina, Oklahoma, and in Mena, Arkansas.

Proceeds will benefit the Talimena Scenic Drive Association in its effort to support the Talimena Scenic Drive and the Gateway Cities.

This year’s Talirally2015 is weekend of fun and events surrounding the Talimena Scenic Drive.

Some of the events include the Poteau Balloon Fest in Poteau, Oklahoma and the Robbers Cave Fall Festival in Wilburton, Oklahoma.

The run begins at 8 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m. Registration points are Hog Country Cycles in Mena (623 Sherwood Ave.) and the Talimena Visitor’s Center (201 1st St. in Talihina).

For more information, go to www.talirally.com.