Lighting Up for the Holiday Season

Kids of all ages love holiday lights. Two great holiday light festivals start later this month. The 17th annual Enchanted Land of Lights and Legends in Pine Bluff “lights up” the holiday season this year from Nov. 19 through Dec.

Ice Skating Rink on Bentonville Square Opens Nov. 22

Lawrence Plaza is a 7,000-square-foot multi-use facility located just north of the Bentonville square at the corner of NE “A” and Blake St. What makes it special is that it is a refreshing place to cool off in the summer

Memorial Day Weekend Means It’s Time for Riverfest

Little Rock and North Little Rock’s Riverfest wraps up the month of May over Memorial Day Weekend: May 24-May 26. Riverfest is known for its wide variety of entertainment and this year is no different.  Local and regional performers are

Jim Gaston Photography Exhibit Opens April 4 at ASUMH

Jim Gaston has long been known for operating Gaston’s White River Resort in Lakeview – for the past 45 years, in fact. He is also known for his dedication and service in the Arkansas tourism industry having served on the

Activities Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Little Rock Central National Historic Site

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is being honored by Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site with two programs, one on Saturday and one on Monday. Saturday, January 19, brings “Music of the Movement,” a musical tribute to Dr.

Light Up Your Holidays!

Anyone who has ever read any of my holiday blogs knows that one of my favorite parts of the season are lighting displays. In fact, this weekend I’ll be traveling to several locations throughout the Arkansas Delta to see community

Festivus For the Best of Us Tonight in the Quapaw Quarter

I’m probably the only person on the planet who didn’t know what this is. I hate to admit it but I had to Google it to find out.  According to Wikipedia, it is “a secular holiday celebrated on December 23

Once Upon a Cold December Night…

Celebrate the holidays with the Ozark Arts Council at its annual Christmas show, “Once Upon a Cold December Night,” at 7 p.m., Dec. 14 and 15 at the historic Lyric Theater in Harrison. The OAC is putting on this musical

Holiday Happenings in the River Valley

You can enjoy the magic of the holidays in the Arkansas River Valley with events such as Winter Wonderland in Russellville on Dec. 19-24 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Pleasant View Park. View a drive-through light display for

Dickens Dinner at Kelts Pub

Kelts Pub in Altus gets into the spirit of Christmas by offering Dickens Dinner 2012– a seven-course dinner and costume extravaganza that includes unusual readings, English Christmas dinner traditions and live music. The dinner is offered on four Sundays in