A Musical and Merry Holiday Season

This December, eastern Arkansas is a great choice for a fun, holiday-themed getaway. The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra performs a holiday concert at the EACC Fine Arts Center in Forrest City on Saturday, Dec. 6. Celebrate the season with a performance

Pam Setser and Donny Catron perform Gospel Favorites Thanksgiving Night

Continuing a long tradition of Thanksgiving night gospel concerts, the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View will feature Pam Setser and Donny Catron in a special performance from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 27, in

It’s Christmas Party Weekend in Little Rock

Christmas in Little Rock means the Lighting of the Arkansas State Capitol just as it has for the past 75 years. Prior to the throwing of the switch on Saturday, Dec. 6, the annual Big Jingle Jubilee Christmas Parade will

President Bill Clinton to Help Celebrate 10th Anniversary of His Library

It’s difficult to believe but the Clinton Presidential Library and Museum will be 10 years old on November 18 of this year. In honor of the occasion, there will be a 10-day celebration throughout Little Rock. Entitled Decade of Progress,

Visit an Arkansas Ghost Town on Halloween Weekend

If you’re looking for something to do outdoors this weekend and are still in the Halloween spirit, visit a ghost town. Here are two in northern Arkansas worth exploration that will also take you into beautiful countryside for fall color

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

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

Historic Cold Cases of Arkansas

If you like mysteries, the place to be this Saturday, Oct. 18, is Historic Washington State Park. From 9-12 at the 1914 Schoolhouse, the park will be the scene of  Murder, Mayhem and Lies: Investigating Some of Arkansas’s Historical Cold

Italian American Country with Paolo Battaglia Tonight in Tontitown

The Tontitown Historical Museum hosts Paolo Battaglia at 7 p.m. tonight (Wednesday, Oct. 15) at Willie James in Tontitown to discuss his book on the Italian American experience. His book, “Explorers, Emigrants, Citizens,” was co-published by the Library of Congress

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