Fordyce Bathhouse in Hot Springs Turns 100

The Fordyce Bathhouse on Bathhouse Row in Hot Springs National Park turns 100 this year! Bathhouse Row is a National Historic Landmark District and eight picturesque and historic bathhouses are located there including the Fordyce, which serves as the park’s

Champion Trees of Arkansas Showcased at Ozark Bathhouse Cultural Center

Tricia Horn at Hot Springs National Park has sent word of an upcoming exhibit and reception at the Hot Springs National Park Cultural Center. The Cultural Center is located in the historic 1922 Ozark Bathhouse, which is part of Bathhouse

2014 Arkansas Fall Color Updates Now Available

Yes, folks.  it’s true.  The leaves are beginning to change colors. That brings us to one of the most eagerly-awaited times of the year in Arkansas: the beginning of fall color reports. You can keep track of the changing of

The Lake Ouachita Vista Trail is Complete!

The Lake Ouachita Vista Trail ( LOViT) is now complete! Twelve years of planning and construction went into the building the trail, which was built in segments over the course of those years with the help of a group of

Magic Springs to Open April 12

This news comes to us from a news release from Neal Moore and Dana Whisenhunt over at Magic Springs & Crystal Falls Water and Theme Park in Hot Springs. According to the release, Magic Springs is scheduled to open April

Documentary In the Works About Hot Springs’ Role in Baseball History

Emmy Award winning documentary filmmaker Larry Foley announced at a news conference today at the Hot Springs Convention Center that a documentary on Hot Springs’ role as the birthplace of spring baseball is being produced for release in 2015. The

Daffodils at Peak Bloom at Garvan Woodland Gardens

If you are hoping to check out the daffodils at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs, good news.  According to Sherre Freeman at Garvan, it is peak bloom time now for them.  Due to cold temperatures in the Gardens from

Interesting Facts about Hot Springs

The Visit Hot Springs folks have compiled a neat list of interesting facts about Hot Springs. I thought I would share some of them below. Enjoy!   Tony Bennett first sang his signature song “ I Left My Heart In

Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival

The Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival is on for October 11-20 at the Arlington Hotel. The event, which showcases documentaries from around the world, is one of the longest running documentary film festivals in the U.S. Some interesting films are

Enjoy the summer at Magic Springs in Hot Springs!

Looking for some summer fun? Magic Springs Water and Theme Park in Hot Springs is the only theme park in Arkansas and offers a chance to enjoy both rides and a water park! A recent addition to the park, which