A musical May

The merry month of May is even merrier this year in the Arkansas Delta, because it’s filled with musical events for the entire family! Warfield Concerts in Helena-West Helena offers the annual Outdoor Concert and Picnic on May 1. Held

Celebrate Mom with Central Arkansas’s state parks

Looking for a last-minute Mother’s Day gift? Central Arkansas’s state parks have got you covered! A gift from the heart is doubly meaningful when it’s also from the hands, and with two workshops on Saturday, May 7th, you can create a very special gift

Walk on the wild side with Tamara Walkingstick: Edible trees and plants workshop at Hobbs State Park

Long before modern medicine and grocery store chains, settlers of the area used wild plants for food and medicine. Your chance to learn about those wild edibles is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at Hobbs

Wilson hosts the 2nd annual Crawfish Festival on April 30

Head to beautiful downtown Wilson on April 30 for the town’s 2nd annual Crawfish Festival! In addition to the yummy crustaceans, there’s something for the entire family to enjoy throughout the day. There will be a kids zone for the

Marion hosts the inaugural Sultana Heritage Festival on April 30 – May 1

On the early morning of April 27, 1865, the Sultana exploded on the Mississippi River near Memphis. It became America’s greatest maritime disaster, killing nearly 1,800 of the almost 2,400 passengers on-board. Many of those were former Union soldiers, on

Berry season begins!

Berry season is upon us once again and family farms and fruit stands can be found across Arkansas for the fruit you seek. Below are four fabulous finds to put on the radar!   1. The Reagan Family Farm is

Celebrate Kids to Parks Day in Arkansas’s parks

Around here, we like to think every day is a great day for kids to visit parks. And the National Park Trust agrees—so much so that they’ve designated a special day to encourage children to visit national, state and municipal

Springfest is April 22 and 23 in Heber Springs

Ready for some weekend fun? It starts at noon today at Springfest in Heber Springs and goes through Saturday night. A lot of the entertainment takes place at the Spring Park Band Shell: 11 a.m. Clogging Thunder 12 p.m. Jubilation

Eureka Springs Celebrates the Arts in May

For art lovers, there’s nothing quite like Eureka Springs in May. The entire month is devoted to the arts. This year’s 29th May Festival of the Arts celebrates the visual, performing, and even edible arts, and showcases more than 350

Mid-America Science Museum wins prestigious national award

Mid-America Science Museum in Hot Springs has landed the Institute for Museum and Library Services National Medal for Community Service. The award stands out as only 10 museums and libraries around the country are awarded it each year. U.S. First