Christmas

Congratulations to the Capital Hotel  in downtown Little Rock!  They have the Christmas spirit big-time and it definitely shows.  The hotel’s sparkling Christmas tree was chosen by Forbes Travel Guide as one of the “10 most dazzling trees” in the country. The 28-foot-white fir was decorated to the max by Little Rock florist Tipton & …
Get ready to do some major Christmas celebrating in Central Arkansas.  Many of the events, which were postponed from last weekend due to the icy weather, have been rescheduled. The annual Big Jingle Jubilee Parade  kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 14. The parade features floats, marching bands, animals, and two very special grand marshals — …
The Grand Prairie Center, located on the campus of Phillips Community College/University of Arkansas in Stuttgart, celebrates the holiday season with a trio of special events. On Sunday, Dec. 1, it’s A Christmas Spectacular beginning at 3 p.m. The presentation features performers from Ballet Arkansas and dance students from the Grand Prairie showcasing pieces from …
There are lots of ways to show you are a Hog Wild fan, and here’s an awesome new one. This product not only says you love the University of Arkansas Razorbacks, it also says you are Arkansas through-and-through and represents Americana at its best. It’s the Arkansas Razorback Red Ryder BB gun, now available exclusively …
The 2013 Helena Holiday Festival in historic Helena offers events and activities for the entire family, ranging from ice skating to lighting events to Christmas sing-a-longs. On Sunday, Dec. 1, the acrylic ice-skating rink opens at 5 p.m. at Court Square Park on Cherry Street. At 6 p.m., the official lighting ceremony of Court Square …
If you associate the beginning of winter with the first snowfall then winter officially arrives Saturday in North Little Rock.  That’s when Wild River Country turns into Wild Winter Country complete with real snow. Rain put a damper on the original opening on Friday, so weather permitting, it will take place Saturday. You’ll be able to …
The annual Ozark Christmas Feast and Dinner Theater, performed by Ozark Folk Center State Park staff, will be Friday, Dec. 13 at the park’s Skillet Restaurant in Mountain View. This year’s dinner theater production is an adaptation of the 1946 film “It’s a Wonderful Life.”  The dinner theater production is adapted to highlight the Ozark …