Magnolia Blossom Festival Featured on Food Network Show

Anthony Anderson, of Iron Chef America fame, is the host of a show on the Food Network channel called Eating America. He ventured to this year’s Magnolia Blossom Festival World Championship Steak Cook-off in Magnolia and  his experience there will

Pine Bluff Arts and Science Center Hosts Tinkerfest Meets Theaterfest

The Arts & Science Center in Pine Bluff hosts Tinkerfest meets Theaterfest on Aug. 1-2. The event is a  two-day festival that brings together makers, artisans, and tinkerers to share skills and ideas and inspire creative engineering. Through hands-on projects

Camden Home to Oldest American

Gertrude Weaver of Camden recently celebrated her 116th  birthday July 4. Along with this special occasion, she also earned the title as the oldest person in the U.S. and second oldest person in the world! A representative from the Genealogy

New Wildlife Trail in Nashville, Arkansas

A new wildlife viewing trail has opened at Nashville City Park in Nashville, Arkansas.  The 1/2 mile Ronny K. Woods Wildlife Trail is mapped out via sections including the field, the edge, the stream and the pecan grove ( the

New Water Slide at Holiday Springs Water Park

  Holiday Springs Water Park in Texarkana has a new ride: the Texas Sky Fall Water Slide. The ride simulates the feeling of free falling. There is a chance to ride this and other slides at the water park, which is

4th Annual Juneteenth Festival in El Dorado

The 4th Annual Juneteenth Festival has been set for Saturday June 14 at Mattocks Park in El Dorado. The event takes place from 12 noon-10pm. On the lineup this year will be live performances by El Dorado’s own American Idol

Oil Town Festival in Smackover

One of the best ways to spend summer days in Arkansas is at a festival. Smackover’s Oil Town Festival, which is held the third weekend in June, is one of the state’s oldest festivals! The event (which is celebrating it’s

Inaugural Southern Folk Festival in El Dorado

Mark Givens of Main Street El Dorado has sent word that El Dorado’s inaugural Southern Folk Festival is approaching. The festival is set for May 9-10 in downtown Union Square. The event is free to the public and will celebrate

Visiting the Nevada County Depot in Prescott

The Nevada County Depot and Museum in Prescott preserves the history of Nevada County and the Camden Expedition. The museum is located in the town’s restored 1912 Missouri-Pacific Railroad Depot. Museum exhibit topics include the Louisiana Purchase, Native American pottery,

All Aboard! It’s the 19th Annual Railroadiana Show and Sale at the Arkansas Railroad Museum!

If you love trains and all things railroad, you’ll want to head to Pine Bluff this Saturday for the 19th annual Railroadiana Show and Sale. The event takes place at the Arkansas Railroad Museum in Pine Bluff on April 5.