“Listen local” to Legends in Argenta

The word “concert” doesn’t quite convey what Susie Cowan, executive director of Legends of Arkansas, and her team have planned for this coming Saturday, May 14. Think of Legends in Argenta—an offshoot of the Legends of Arkansas festival coming up on

Amity Trade Days

Looking for an interesting shopping excursion? Amity Trade Days is an outdoor market that sits on 54-acres at the old lumber mill in Amity. The market is open for four days each month, always the Thursday -Sunday before the second

Shop Central Arkansas Like a Local This Holiday Season

If you haven’t started your holiday shopping (like me!), it’s not too late! And don’t feel pressured to rush to a big box store – there are tons of locally owned businesses within central Arkansas that can fulfill your every

Ouachita Art Celebration in Mena

A Ouachita Art Celebration is happening in the downtown arts district of Mena on November 7. The festival has been created to celebrate the arts and will have local artists and artisans on site demonstrating their craft in categories such

Siloam Spring Holds Homegrown Festival Oct. 3

Showcasing locally handmade goods, curated vintage items, food trucks, and live music, the Homegrown Festival will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3 in downtown Siloam Springs. Vendors will offer an array of original, one-of-a-kind,

Bicycle Rides, Mountain Men, BBQ, and Bargains in Searcy County

Searcy County in north central Arkansas has a lot going on this fall. Here are four events appealing to a range of interests to mark on your calendar: Bargains Alive on 65 Junkfest runs from Wednesday, Sept. 23, through Saturday,

Walnut Ridge Celebrates the Town’s Musical Heritage with Beatles at the Ridge Festival on Sept. 18-19

It started in September 1964. Four young men from Liverpool needed some rest and relaxation. It had been a stellar year for the guys – John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. In August, the foursome, known worldwide

Mother Nature Story Time at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area

The beauty of Mother Nature surrounds you at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers. So it only makes sense that story time at the park be portrayed by her as well. Diana Gatley is Mother Nature personified every second Saturday

Learn How to Give a Handmade Christmas

There’s nothing more unique or thoughtful than a handmade gift. Mountain View’s Arkansas Craft School is offering classes to help people create Christmas presents on Saturday, Dec. 6 at Tomahawk Creek Farm, located at 543 Cochran Road. It’s a full

Time to Rock ‘N’ Roll in Pocahontas!

The Rock ‘N’ Roll Highway 67 Music Festival kicks-off Thursday, Oct. 2, in Pocahontas with Bop the Square. The event gives visitors and residents a chance to visit historic downtown Pocahontas and the area merchants, who are open extended hours.