Painted Scenes of Arkansas Landscapes Featured at SAAC in El Dorado

Bill Garrison’s oil landscapes of Arkansas will be at the Merkle and Price Galleries at the South Arkansas Arts Center (SAAC) in El Dorado until January 30. The exhibit, called A Brush with Arkansas: A Collection of Arkansas Landscapes in

New Visitor Center in the Works at Logoly State Park

Joan Ellison at Arkansas State Parks has sent news that the visitor center at Logoly State Park in McNeil is currently closed so that construction can begin on the park’s new visitor center. The new visitor center (which will be

Vince Gill in El Dorado: March 19

Vince Gill & Friends will be in El Dorado on March 19 for a performance at the El Dorado Municipal Auditorium. According to Mark Givens, Executive Director of Main Street El Dorado, Vince Gill & Friends are only performing four

X-Ray Vision Exhibit in Texarkana

Created using the latest digital x-ray technology, X-ray Vision: Fish Inside Out is an exhibit traveling to museums across the country through 2015. This exhibition, organized by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition

Experience the Outdoors…Indoors!

January may not be the best time to play in the outdoors…but you can experience some of Arkansas’s great natural attractions indoors at two amazing Arkansas Game and Fish Nature Centers in eastern Arkansas! The Delta Rivers Nature Center in

Arkansas Products Make Great Holiday Gifts

It’s the holiday season, and the travel writers for Arkansas Tourism decided we’d offer some suggestions of Arkansas products that make great gifts! Here are just a few from our areas of The Natural State. Zoie Clift Everyone likes something

There’s Plenty of Sparkle with the Arkansas Trail of Holiday Lights

December means the Trail of Holiday of Lights in Arkansas. More than 60 communities around the state take part annually, brightening the holiday season for all to see. The brochure is now available both online and in printed version. Whichever

Carroll Cloar Exhibit in El Dorado

The exhibit “Carroll Cloar’s Arkansas” will be on display at the South Arkansas Arts Center (SAAC) in El Dorado from November 7 through December 19.  According to a press release sent by the SAAC, Cloar (1913-1993) was born in Earle,

Maya Angelou Celebration in Stamps

The below article was written by Jeannie Roberts and was featured in today’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.   A celebration Saturday of the life of poet and author Maya Angelou will be the first-ever public gathering in recognition of the self-proclaimed “Daughter

Historic Cold Cases of Arkansas

If you like mysteries, the place to be this Saturday, Oct. 18, is Historic Washington State Park. From 9-12 at the 1914 Schoolhouse, the park will be the scene of  Murder, Mayhem and Lies: Investigating Some of Arkansas’s Historical Cold