Gazing at the Birds

Learn more about our feathered friends and their lives as the Mississippi River State Park in Marianna offers a Children’s Bird Walk Adventure on Nov. 15. Head out on a scavenger hunt with the park interpreter to find as many

Trick or Treat at Village Creek Saturday

Halloween is just around the corner! Our friends at Village Creek State Park and the Cross County Chamber of Commerce are co-sponsoring Trick or Treat at Village Creek in Wynne on Saturday, Oct. 25. Businesses throughout the area decorate a

3 Veterans Day Events in the Arkansas River Valley

Usually observed on Nov. 11 each year, Veterans Day is a state and federal holiday in America honoring the 24.9 million military veterans in the United States. While the armistice for World War I in 1918 is the origin of

World Cheese Dip Championship Is Oct. 25 in Little Rock

Are you a cheese-aholic? Maybe you’re a chip-aholic or a dip-aholic? You can celebrate your love of all three at the World Cheese Dip Championship, this Saturday, Oct. 25.   You’ll also be benefiting a good cause – the Harmony Health

Hauntober Happenings in North Central and Northwest Arkansas

Most every Arkansas city has a Halloween event of some kind, whether it’s a trick or treat on the square, costume parade or haunted house. However, a few locations offer Halloween fun that can’t be found anywhere else. Here are

Symphony Designer House is What Dreams are Made Of

Do you dream about your perfect home…maybe even a fantasy house? If so, don’t miss the opportunity to tour one during the Conway Symphony Designer House, Oct. 17-25. Each room of the classic Craftsman bungalow highlights the works of 12

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

October Fun with “Ghosts” and Owls

October brings tons of fun for kids of all ages in eastern Arkansas. McGehee hosts the town’s annual homecoming festival on Oct. 17-18 during Owlfest 2014. Friday evening features homecoming ceremonies at Owl Stadium at the McGehee High School, followed

USA Today Names Pumpkin Hollow “One of the Country’s Coolest Pumpkin Patches”

USA Today Travel just named Pumpkin Hollow near Piggott “one of the country’s coolest pumpkin patches.” Only 15 of the fall attractions were named by the publication, which means it was quite an honor to be included on the list.

Scott and Keo: Small Size, Large Entertainment Value

Although the towns of Scott and Keo may be small, when it comes to finding things to do, the results are anything but.  There’s a lot going on during the month of October between the two but the first Saturday