Meet Pumpkin Hollow’s Ellen and Darrell Dalton

Fall means many things to different people. For me, it means cooler temperatures, pumpkins…and Pumpkin Hollow! And Pumpkin Hollow is now open! Located near Piggott, Pumpkin Hollow offers something for everyone. Home of Arkansas’s first cornfield maze, Pumpkin Hollow includes

Legacy of Arkansas’s Civil War Seminar Scheduled for Oct. 10

The Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission and the Old State House Museum in Little Rock will sponsor a seminar on the legacy of the Civil War on Oct. 10 at 10 a.m. “As we near the end of the commemoration

Wilson Hosts Fall Festival on Sept. 26

The city of Wilson‘s beautiful downtown square is the site for the Fall Festival on Sept. 26. The free event features live entertainment, a kid’s zone, a beer tent, a variety of vendors, and food trucks. Live entertainment from Star

An Insider’s Guide to the 30th Annual King Biscuit Blues Festival

30 Things to Do at the 30th KBBF – Enjoying the Sights, Sounds and Smells of The Biscuit “Everything comes out in blues music: joy, pain, struggle. Blues is affirmation with absolute elegance.” Wynton Marsalis Every October, for the past

Walnut Ridge Celebrates the Town’s Musical Heritage with Beatles at the Ridge Festival on Sept. 18-19

It started in September 1964. Four young men from Liverpool needed some rest and relaxation. It had been a stellar year for the guys – John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. In August, the foursome, known worldwide

Meet “Sunshine” Sonny Payne

We use the word “legend” so easily these days…but I’m about to use it and, in this case, it’s VERY deserving. “Sunshine” Sonny Payne, host of the award-winning King Biscuit Time radio show, is a legend. That’s just the truth.

KBBF Barbecue Cook-off Now Sanctioned by Kansas City Barbecue Society

The barbecue cook-off at the King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena-West Helena has always been a fun, popular, and downright tasty part of the annual event. But this year, it’s going to be even better. This October’s cook-off has been

Family Fun in September

September is a great time to get out and enjoy The Natural State with the entire family. These events will keep everyone smiling and having fun, regardless if they’re 6, 16 or 66! Lake Charles State Park in Powhatan offers

A September to Remember in the Arkansas Delta

Enjoy the last few weeks of summer in The Natural State. In September, there are a myriad of merry activities offering fun in the sun for everyone! Since 1941, Rector has hosted its Labor Day Picnic, a fun event that

Celebrating 50 Years of Jacksonport State Park

On Saturday, Aug. 29, Jacksonport State Park in Newport hosts a 50th birthday celebration in honor of the park’s creation in 1965. The day will feature guest speakers from the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism as well as the