Arkansas Timberlands

The film Boggy Creek Monster is set to premier in Fouke on November 12. Fouke is a small town in southwest Arkansas that is best known as being the locale for the Fouke monster legend, one of the most popular legends in the state. The town attracted attention in the early 1970s when a Texarkana …
Young creatives, take note! Submissions for the Arkansas Arts Center‘s 56th Young Arkansas Artists exhibition will open Dec. 1, which means you’ve got one month to gather your best works—or create some new ones. The juried show is open to all Arkansas students in grades K-12, including those currently being homeschooled. There are no restrictions …
South Arkansas’s largest outdoor music event is taking place this weekend, October 14-15, at Union Square in downtown El Dorado. Musicfest El Dorado is a seven time Arkansas Festival of the Year award winner and features live music over two days on three stages. There will be over 30 acts during the event including performances by …
StoryCorps is making its way to Hope care of the President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site. The national oral history project will be there as part of the Centennial of the National Park Service, which is taking place this year across the country. The purpose of StoryCorps is to record stories across …
The El Dorado Film Festival is September 15-18 in El Dorado. This is the third year for the event, which takes place at the Stars Cinema 6 at 2620 West Hillsboro. There will be screenings of 56 films from 14 different countries in categories that include Feature Films, International Short Films, Oxford American Southern Made …
This is the centennial year of the National Park Service, NPS, and there have been celebrations and special events across the U.S. and throughout the year to honor the occasion. August stands out as it marks the month when U.S. President Woodrow Wilson signed the act that created the agency on August 25, 1916. Among …
The popular Showdown at Sunset performances have been scheduled for three dates this summer. The shows are set for June 25 , July 23 and August 27. The productions take place on the steps of the Union County Courthouse, located in downtown El Dorado in the center of Union Square at 101 N. Washington Street. …