New Visitor Center in the Works at Logoly State Park

Joan Ellison at Arkansas State Parks has sent news that the visitor center at Logoly State Park in McNeil is currently closed so that construction can begin on the park’s new visitor center. The new visitor center (which will be

Champion Trees of Arkansas Showcased at Ozark Bathhouse Cultural Center

Tricia Horn at Hot Springs National Park has sent word of an upcoming exhibit and reception at the Hot Springs National Park Cultural Center. The Cultural Center is located in the historic 1922 Ozark Bathhouse, which is part of Bathhouse

Vince Gill in El Dorado: March 19

Vince Gill & Friends will be in El Dorado on March 19 for a performance at the El Dorado Municipal Auditorium. According to Mark Givens, Executive Director of Main Street El Dorado, Vince Gill & Friends are only performing four

Turtle Cove Spa in Mount Ida Among Top Spas of America

Turtle Cove Spa at Mountain Harbor Resort in Mount Ida has made the Top 100 Spas of 2014 list from Spas of America. The spa has received this recognition for the last five years and has been in the Top

X-Ray Vision Exhibit in Texarkana

Created using the latest digital x-ray technology, X-ray Vision: Fish Inside Out is an exhibit traveling to museums across the country through 2015. This exhibition, organized by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition

Hiking at Lake Ouachita State Park

Whether you’re on the lookout for a casual stroll or a vigorous workout, hiking in Arkansas is a wonderful way to experience the beauty of the Natural State. Arkansas’s climate allows hiking year round and the state’s diverse topography offers

Watch for Eagles at DeGray!

Wintering eagles flock to the Ouachitas and Ozarks in the winter for favorable habitats. A great place to try and see them is during an Eagle Tour at DeGray Lake Resort State Park in Bismarck. During the month of January,

Live Racing and More Gaming at Oaklawn

UPDATE: Please note that opening day at Oaklawn has been postponed to January 15 due to weather conditions.     January marks the start of the live race season at Oaklawn Racing and Gaming in Hot Springs. Oaklawn, located at

Oaklawn Jockey Ricardo Santana Jr.

Jockey Ricardo Santana Jr. is a rising star in the world of horse racing. The jockey, who has been the leading rider at Oaklawn Racing and Gaming in Hot Springs the past two years, was born in Panama and is

The Art Gallery Scene of Hot Springs

Central Avenue, the main thoroughfare of downtown Hot Springs, was named one of the 10 Great Streets in the U.S. this year by the American Planning Association. The street is home to many eye-catching sights, including Gallery Row. “Our galleries