67th Annual Original Ozark Folk Festival is Oct. 8-11

Held annually since 1948, the Original Ozark Folk Festival is the longest consecutively held annual folk festival in America. Featuring music, dance, arts, crafts, and talented artists of the Ozarks, it takes place this year on Oct. 8-11 in historic

Fireball Run in Bentonville Tomorrow

Spectators and fans are welcome to join in the fun of Fireball Run when it rolls into Bentonville tomorrow. Who knows, you might even see yourself on TV. Just be on the square from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on

Arkansas Apple Festival Starts Friday, Oct. 3

The Arkansas Apple Festival in Lincoln is an iconic fall event in northwest Arkansas. It’s held every year on the first weekend of October, which means food and fun can be found this weekend – Friday, Oct. 3 through Sunday,

Arkansas State Parks in Autumn

Arkansas State Parks are fun to visit year round with their hiking and mountain biking trails, playgrounds, campgrounds, swimming pools and wildlife. In autumn they rise to the occasion with leaves turning gorgeous hues of orange, red, and yellow, and

Hundreds Celebrate Groundbreaking for U.S. Marshals Museum

Shovels turned dirt Wednesday (Sept. 24), marking an exciting step in the plan to build the U.S. Marshals Museum on the banks of the Arkansas River in downtown Fort Smith. The museum will serve as a national center to educate

5 To-Dos During Bikes, Blues and BBQ

Fayetteville starts its transformation today into a haven for bikers, which can only mean one thing. It’s time for Bikes, Blues and BBQ on Sept. 24-27. Whether you are a motorcycle enthusiast or just someone who wants to walk around

Fayetteville Ale Trail Celebrates One Year Anniversary

The craft beer craze is in full swing in Northwest Arkansas. Seven local breweries serve a wide variety of pale ales, dark stouts, Weizens, spiced beers and specialty lagers that vary with the season. You can buy pints to enjoy

Fall Rail Travel in Arkansas

One of my favorite ways to enjoy the beauty of fall color in Arkansas is by rail, where you can let the Arkansas and Missouri Railroad do the driving while you do the gazing. Ride in style on the meticulously

Crystal Bridges Unveils State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now

In Bentonville, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art’s newest exhibit, State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, brings together the works of 102 contemporary artists from all over the country. It opens this Saturday, Sept. 13 and runs through

Fly Tying and other Very Ento-resting Programs at Hobbs

In addition to great trails for mountain biking, hiking and horseback riding, Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers offers great programs that span a variety of interests. If you like insects or fly fishing, take a look at these two