A Splendorous September in Eastern Arkansas

We’re getting close, my friends. Fall is approaching. The temperatures will start to cool off, the leaves bring out their autumn wardrobe and you can feel a crispness in the air! Fall is my absolute favorite time of year in

10 Reasons to Visit Central Arkansas in September

September brings thoughts of autumn in Arkansas.  From the changing of the leaves and a new major arts event, to pumpkin patches and locally grown produce, there’s a kaleidoscope of color and activities around nearly every bend. Start planning your

Some Top Reasons to Visit Northern Arkansas in September

September brings optimum weather for enjoying the outdoors and the numerous festivals found in Northern Arkansas this time of year. Here are some that are worthy of your time:   1.        23rd Annual Tired Iron Tractor & Engine Show Check

Ford Econoline Collection Coming to Petit Jean

The Mystery Machine in the iconic Scooby Doo cartoon closely resembles the older Ford Econoline vans. Just a look at that cartoon van makes me smile, as does the idea of a collection of those types of vans and pickups

King Biscuit Unveils 2014 Official Poster

The organizers of the King Biscuit Blues Festival in historic Helena have unveiled the winner of the 2014 poster contest. The festival celebrates 29 years this October. King Biscuit is, of course, recognized for the hottest sounds in contemporary and

Polo in the Ozarks 25th Annual Match and Gala

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Polo in the Ozarks is one of Northwest Arkansas’s longest running charitable events with almost 2,000 attendees every year.  You can join the fun on Saturday, Sept. 13. Featuring the area’s only polo match, the event

Wood Stone Craft Pizza Now Open in Fayetteville

Wood Stone Craft Pizza + Bar in south Fayetteville opened about a week ago and it is rockin’! Owners Jerrmy Gawthrop and Clayton Suttle have created a space that feels casual yet sophisticated, unpretentious yet refined, homey yet upscale. Modern

Hot Springs Chosen as 2015 Forrest Wood Cup Site

Over the weekend, it was announced that the 2015 Forrest Wood Cup, the world championship of bass fishing, will take place in Hot Springs on Lake Ouachita.  The tournament, slated for August 20-23, has been in the city two other

New American Rugby Pro Training Center in Little Rock

Arkansas has some exciting developments in the world of rugby. USA Rugby’s former Women’s National 7s Team Head Coach, Jules McCoy, has launched the American Rugby Pro Training Center in Little Rock. The Greater Little Rock Rugby Complex is perfect

Famous Fiddler Violet Hensley

Famous fiddler Violet Hensley, who was born near Mount Ida and who will be playing a much anticipated show at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View tomorrow ( August 16--more details on the show can be found here) is
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