Head to Camp at an Arkansas State Park in July

Throughout July, many of the wonderful state parks in eastern Arkansas are offering day camps for kids. It’s a great way to get outside, have fun and learn a few things along the way. Parkin Archeological State Park in Parkin

Have a Summer Treat at an Old-Fashioned Soda Fountain

A quick – and very enjoyable — way to cool down during an Arkansas summer is ice cream.  Throw in some nostalgic atmosphere and you and your family can have an experience not soon forgotten. Once pretty much a staple

Hang Out with the Fish This June

June is a great time to grab your pole and get to the lake, river or pond for some outstanding fishing in eastern Arkansas. Events this month are catering to the younger anglers, giving them an opportunity to show off

Watery Playgrounds in Little Rock Ease the Summer Heat

When it’s summertime in Arkansas, there’s no quicker way to cool off than to hit the water.  However, a lake, river or other body of water isn’t always reachable.  During the past two years, Little Rock has expanded its water

Arts & Nature Festival in NWA

Artosphere is an Arts and Nature Festival with activities and interests for all ages.  It includes kids and family events, movement, visual arts and music performed throughout May and June in northwest Arkansas. The festival goal is to celebrate artists,

Color Dash: Fort Smith is May 26

Who wants to get colored like a bag of Skittles? Say what? Yep, grab your family and friends and join in the fun of a Color Dash on Monday, May 26 in Fort Smith. By participating in this fun 5K

Be Enlightened During a Wetland Walk-A-Bout

Doesn’t a Wetland Walk-a-Bout sound like fun?  There’s going to be one on Sunday, May 11 in downtown Little Rock.  The Central Arkansas Nature Center, located in the River Market District on the banks of the Arkansas River, is hosting

Birds, Snakes and Lizards…Oh, My!

May is a great time to get out and explore any of the great Arkansas State Parks. Two of the Arkansas Delta’s parks are offering fun and educational activities geared toward youngsters that focus on the creatures and critters that

Mayhaw Festival!

The Mayhaw Festival is back! The festival, which is celebrating 22 years this year, will be May 3 in El Dorado at the Newton House Museum. A nice range of activities will take place like the Mayhawlin’ 10K and 5K,

An “Eggs-cellent” April

Get ready for an exciting April in the Arkansas Delta and north central Ozarks! Take the kids to two of our great Arkansas State Parks in search of colorful bounty! Jacksonport State Park in Newport hosts an Easter Egg Hunt