This Weekend in the Arkansas Delta

Looking for something to do this weekend in The Natural State? Check out these great events being held in the Arkansas Delta! The Delta Cultural Center in Helena-West Helena hosts the 14th annual Arkansas Delta Family Gospel Fest on May

May 13 Proclaimed “Sunshine” Sonny Payne Day in Arkansas

“Pass the Biscuits! It’s King Biscuit Time!” Governor Mike Beebe has proclaimed Tuesday, May 13, 2014, “Sunshine” Sonny Payne Day in The Natural State in honor of the award-winning radio announcer’s 17,000th broadcast of “King Biscuit Time.” “King Biscuit Time”

2014 King Biscuit Blues Festival Lineup Announced

Earlier this evening, organizers of the 29th annual King Biscuit Blues Festival, scheduled for Oct. 8-11 in historic downtown Helena, announced the lineup for the legendary event. Again this year, the festival kicks off with Warm Up Wednesday on Oct.

King Biscuit Blues Festival Hosts Unveiling May 6

Get ready! Time is drawing near! Organizers of the 29th annual King Biscuit Blues Festival in historic downtown Helena are hosting a very special event on Tuesday, May 6. Beginning at 5 p.m., the event will serve as the unveiling

Time for the 2014 Wild Hog Musicfest and Motorcycle Rally

“Only a biker knows why a dog sticks his head out of a car window.”  ~Author Unknown Each April, historic downtown Helena hosts motorcycles, music and massive merriment during the Wild Hog Musicfest and Motorcycle Rally. The three-day event takes

Birds, Snakes and Lizards…Oh, My!

May is a great time to get out and explore any of the great Arkansas State Parks. Two of the Arkansas Delta’s parks are offering fun and educational activities geared toward youngsters that focus on the creatures and critters that

It’s a Merry, Musical Month in May!

May is a month of merriment and music in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks. From crawfish to crafts and music spanning the spectrum from bluegrass to gospel to rockabilly, you’ll find it all at one of these great

B.J. Thomas Performing at the Grand Prairie Center on April 19

Grammy-winning singer, writer, and Grand Ole Opry member B.J. Thomas returns to the Arkansas Delta on Saturday, April 19, for a performance at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart. Since the 1960s, Thomas has released albums in every decade. He’s

Ride Those Bulls!

It’s never too early to start planning for the weekend! Head to Marvell for the 2nd annual Delta Classic Bull Riding, being held April 18-19 at the Tri-County Fairgrounds. The bull riding events start on Friday, April 18 at 7:30

This Weekend in the Arkansas Delta

Happy Friday! Still looking for something to do this weekend? Here are three great events happening in the Arkansas Delta! Seventy-two years ago, the Walnut Ridge Army Airfield opened. Celebrate the facility’s anniversary at the 16th annual Walnut Ridge Army