Seventh Annual Seed Swap at the Ozark Folk Center State Park

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Seventh Annual Seed Swap at the Ozark Folk Center State Park
“One for the cut worm, one for the crow, one to share and one to grow.” – motto of ROOST (Revitalizing Ozark-Ouachita Seed Traditions).  In its seventh year, the annual Ozark Seed Swap is set for Feb. 28 in the

Van Gogh to Rothko: Masterworks from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

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Van Gogh to Rothko: Masterworks from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville opens a new exhibition this weekend bringing together 76 artworks by 73 influential artists. The works were selected from the collection of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, New York, and feature

Motorcycling Safety First Before Taking to the Road

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Motorcycling Safety First Before Taking to the Road
Have you finally decided to get yourself a motorcycle? Congratulations! Now you need to learn everything you can about riding so you can enjoy safe excursions throughout The Natural State. ABATE of Arkansas (Arkansas Bikers Aiming Towards Education) is sponsoring

2015 James Beard Award Semifinalists Include Two Arkansas Nominations

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2015 James Beard Award Semifinalists Include Two Arkansas Nominations
The 2015 James Beard Award semifinalists were announced this morning, and two Arkansas nominations are on the list: One Eleven at the Capital for Best New Restaurant and Chef Matt McClure at The Hive at 21c for Best Chef South.

In Charge of a Group? Lead Them to Loco Ropes

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In Charge of a Group? Lead Them to Loco Ropes
If you’ve read my blog before, you know I’m a big fan of Loco Ropes, a treetop ropes course adventure, located at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. The crazy fun comes in challenging yourself on three ropes

Beat Winter Blues with Flower and Home Shows in Central Arkansas

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Beat Winter Blues with Flower and Home Shows in Central Arkansas
Are the winter doldrums starting to wear on your nerves? Well, perk up because two central Arkansas events will put everyone in “springtime” mode. The 24th annual Arkansas Flower and Garden Show brings the hope, color, and aroma of spring.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to Headline First Winthrop Paul Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture Series

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to Headline First Winthrop Paul Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture Series
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia will headline the first of three Winthrop Paul Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture Series presentations in Fort Smith. Scalia will speak at 1 p.m. on Feb.26 at ArcBest Performing Arts Center, located in the Fort Smith

Talimena Rally Set for May

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Talimena Rally Set for May
The Talimena Rally has been set for May 21-24.  The event is a chance to ride the motorcycling terrain of Arkansas while raising money for cancer research. All proceeds from the motorcycle rally go to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Dave Matthews Band AMP Tickets On Sale Tomorrow

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Dave Matthews Band AMP Tickets On Sale Tomorrow
Tickets go on sale tomorrow (Friday, Feb. 13) for the Dave Matthews Band concert set for May 19 at the Walmart AMP in Rogers. The band’s 2015 Summer Tour kicks off on May 13. They will perform two full sets

Laissez les Bon Temps Rouler in Eureka Springs

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Laissez les Bon Temps Rouler in Eureka Springs
Eureka Springs knows how to let the good times roll. And roll it will this weekend through the streets of the historic downtown at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 14, for a Mardi Gras parade led by the Krewe of