Movie Connection: Arkansas and Oscar-nominated The Revenant

If you liked the movie The Revenant and are rooting for it to win in its nominated fields during the upcoming Academy Awards ceremony this Sunday, Feb. 28, then here are two items at two different Arkansas museums that you

Marionettes, musicals, and Grammy Award-winning musicians at WAC

Upcoming shows at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville include marionettes in The Sound of Music, Grammy Award-winning musicians, and the Broadway musical The Bridges of Madison County. The Sound of Music marionette-style Direct from Salzburg, Austria, The Salzburg Marionette

Visit an Arkansas nature center in March

What’s the best part about March? Warmer weather or Spring Break? Either way you answer, it means more opportunities to get outside and enjoy the wonders of nature. A great way to do that is by visiting one of the

Tune in to Ozark Highlands Radio

A new weekly radio program brings the music of the Ozarks to public radio. Ozark Highlands Radio, a syndicated, hour-long program, is now broadcast on public radio stations across Arkansas, with 40 original episodes produced each year. Listeners can tune

Pea Ridge National Military Park Celebrations and Anniversaries

On March 7-8, 1862, some 10,500 Union soldiers turned back about 16,000 Confederate troops who were marching through extreme northwestern Arkansas en route to Missouri with hopes of capturing St. Louis. As a result of the battle, Missouri remained in

Matt McClure of The Hive named James Beard Foundation Awards chef semifinalist

This week, the James Beard Foundation announced its list of Restaurant and Chef Award semi-finalists for the 26th annual James Beard Foundation Awards and Chef Matt McClure from The Hive at 21C Museum Hotel in Bentonville was nominated for the

Lonely Planet announces best places in the U.S. to visit in 2016: NWA #7

Lonely Planet – the world’s leading travel media company – released today its annual list of the top 10 best places to go in the United States in 2016, and we’re excited that Northwest Arkansas comes in at seventh place!

Black Hearts Ball at Crystal Bridges for Valentine’s Day

Set aside the box of chocolate and think outside the box when it comes to the standard Valentine’s Day tradition. Head to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville and join artinfusion for its 4th annual Black Hearts Ball:

12th annual Chocolate Lovers Festival

Whether you’re spending Valentine’s Day with your significant other, family, or friends, the 12th annual Chocolate Lovers Festival in Eureka Springs is the perfect event. The festival will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 13 at the

5 Arkansas ideas for Spring Break 2016

Visit Arkansas during Spring Break and you’ll walk away with incredible experiences such as seeing the amazing size and colors of the limestone bluffs lining the Buffalo National River, or how big cats devour their food at a wildlife refuge.