Mmmmm…I smell STEAK!

If you’re near West Memphis on Saturday, Oct. 18, you most likely WILL smell the enticing aroma of beef as Southland Park Gaming and Racing hosts the 2014 Mid-South Great Steak Cook-off! Over 80 teams will compete for over $11,000

75 Years of Fun Celebrated this Year at the Arkansas State Fair

What has to be considered one of the largest get-togethers in Arkansas – the State Fair – is having a big celebration this year.  It turns 75 years old in October. The fair has long been a favorite of children

5 To-Dos During Bikes, Blues and BBQ

Fayetteville starts its transformation today into a haven for bikers, which can only mean one thing. It’s time for Bikes, Blues and BBQ on Sept. 24-27. Whether you are a motorcycle enthusiast or just someone who wants to walk around

4 Reasons to Travel to North Central Arkansas in September

September activities in North Central Arkansas let you experience food, music and art amid scenic beauty. 1.       Chili They’re in it for the money and prestige at the 19th annual Arkansas State Championship Hillbilly Chili Cook-Off. The foodie fun takes

10 Festivals for September Fun in Northwest Arkansas

September brings optimum weather for enjoying the outdoors and the numerous festivals found in Northwest Arkansas this time of year. Here are 10 that are worthy of your time: 1.        23rd Annual Tired Iron Tractor & Engine Show Check out

Celebrating Peaches and Grapes

The Arkansas River Valley region is ripe with festivals that focus on food. In July, you can catch both the Johnson County Peach Festival and the Altus Grape Festival. Johnson County Peach Festival The Peach Festival in Clarksville is celebrating

It’s a Merry, Musical Month in May!

May is a month of merriment and music in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks. From crawfish to crafts and music spanning the spectrum from bluegrass to gospel to rockabilly, you’ll find it all at one of these great

Happening Now: Downtown Rogers Restaurant Week

Enjoying good food while supporting local businesses is always a win-win situation. This week in downtown Rogers you can do just that during Restaurant Week. Restaurants, diners, cafes, bakeries, coffee shops and drive-ins will showcase their specialties, or tempt you

Chocolate Lovers’ Festival is Feb. 15

One of my favorite events is celebrating 10 years – the Chocolate Lovers’ Festival taking place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Feb. 15 at the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center in Eureka Springs. I love

Events for the 78th Annual World’s Championship Duck Calling Contest and Wings Over the Prairie Festival Start Saturday

The 78th annual World’s Championship Duck Calling Contest and Wings Over the Prairie Festival in Stuttgart officially begins on Saturday. The event is one of the biggest and best festivals in the Arkansas Delta, and thousands from across the country