ALFiE Awards Announced

The winners of the 2014 ALFiE Awards (“Arkansans Love Festivals & Events”) have been announced by the Arkansas Festivals & Events Association. Among the winners were: Best New Festival or Event – Hot Springs Craft Beer Festival, Hot Springs. Set

U.S. Marshals Service Commemorative Coins Are Hot Items

The U.S. Marshals Museum, currently under construction in Fort Smith, netted $1 million in the first 24 hours of the sale of coins commemorating the 225th anniversary of the U.S. Marshals Service. The U.S. Mint began selling the coins on

Connect with Nature at Moro Bay State Park

Known as a fishing and water sport hot spot, Moro Bay State Park is the only Arkansas state park on the lower Ouachita River. “Moro Bay is a smaller park in a less populated area of the state that many

River Market Museum Crawl is Fun No Matter the Weather

You’re heard of a pub crawl? How about a museum crawl? Winter weather can be finicky in Arkansas so activities that are indoors but can include outdoors make your planning much simpler. Six facilities in the downtown Little Rock River

Delta Cultural Center Hosts New Program Series

The Delta Cultural Center in Helena-West Helena debuts a new program entitled “Delta Drop-in” each Saturday in February. The programs  will be held from 11 to 11:30 a.m. These informal programs will be presented by DCC staff members, and will

February Brings Great Performances to the Arkansas Delta

February may be the month of “love,” but in the Arkansas Delta this month it also means great music and performing arts. On Feb. 13, the Fowler Center on the campus of Arkansas State University in Jonesboro presents Ryan and

Take the Kids on a Geocaching Adventure in The Natural State!

Geocaching has become, over the past few years, one of the most popular outdoor activities, especially for families. For those not familiar with caching, it’s basically a modern-day treasure hunt, using Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates. After the cache is

Ozark Mountain Music Festival Starts Tomorrow in Eureka Springs

The Ozark Mountain Music Festival starts tomorrow in Eureka Springs. Got tickets? The festival begins Thursday, Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. and will continue with 10 acts until Sunday’s “Bloody Mary Morning Show.” The lineup includes: Mountain Sprout, Hooten Hallers,

Painted Scenes of Arkansas Landscapes Featured at SAAC in El Dorado

Bill Garrison’s oil landscapes of Arkansas will be at the Merkle and Price Galleries at the South Arkansas Arts Center (SAAC) in El Dorado until January 30. The exhibit, called A Brush with Arkansas: A Collection of Arkansas Landscapes in

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