Birthday + badges = fun this September

Native Americans called the Arkansas Delta home long before Europeans “discovered” the region. Celebrate the Native American history in the area this September at two of our great Arkansas State Parks. Both special events focus on creating awareness of the significant

Factual fiction: The legend of Petit Jean

It’s a familiar story: Girl meets boy. They fall in love. Boy has to go away for work. Girl follows boy halfway around the world. Girl dies. Locals name a mountain after her. Or something like that. Many of us know

September events in Southwest Arkansas

September is an active time in Arkansas filled with a variety of events across the state. If you are on the lookout for options, has a calendar where you can find listings of fun activities to check out, including

Hot Water Hills Music & Arts Festival

David Hill, Executive Director of Low Key Arts in Hot Springs, has sent details this way about the upcoming Hot Water Hills Music & Arts Festival. This is the sixth year for the event, which takes place September 30-October 1

6 ways to embrace technology and the great outdoors

Some say kids and adults need to spend less time staring at their phones and more time socializing in person and enjoying the great outdoors. As a lover of technology, tech gadgets, people, and nature, I say we can have

Beat the heat at these cool water parks!

Arkansas in August can be HOT…but you and the kids can stay cool at two great water parks located in the Arkansas Delta! Crenshaw Springs Water Park in White Hall, located at 9801 Dollarway Rd., is a great place to

73rd annual White River Water Carnival

The 73rd annual White River Water Carnival takes place from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Aug. 27 at Riverside Park in Batesville. This family-friendly event features carnival rides, vendors, live entertainment, parade, kids’ activities, and more. Check out this

Fat Tire Festival in Eureka Springs

The Eureka Springs’ Fat Tire Festival on July 15-17 is full of downhill, super-d, short track, and cross country racing. Riders and spectators from surrounding states come together for group rides and social gatherings during this three-day event. Click here

Summer Bucket List for kids

Summer is freedom. The release from school schedules gives time for exploration of the world around you. The Northwest and North Central  sections of Arkansas have many adventures to offer. See how many of these attractions you can mark off

Inaugural Tesla Fest held at Mid-America Science Museum in Hot Springs

Mid-America Science Museum in Hot Springs will be celebrating a special event on July 9: the 160th birthday of inventor Nikola Tesla. “Tesla has been an important influence not just regarding advancements in modern science and technology, but he has also