Delta Cultural Center Hosts New Program Series

The Delta Cultural Center in Helena-West Helena debuts a new program entitled “Delta Drop-in” each Saturday in February. The programs  will be held from 11 to 11:30 a.m. These informal programs will be presented by DCC staff members, and will

February Brings Great Performances to the Arkansas Delta

February may be the month of “love,” but in the Arkansas Delta this month it also means great music and performing arts. On Feb. 13, the Fowler Center on the campus of Arkansas State University in Jonesboro presents Ryan and

Take the Kids on a Geocaching Adventure in The Natural State!

Geocaching has become, over the past few years, one of the most popular outdoor activities, especially for families. For those not familiar with caching, it’s basically a modern-day treasure hunt, using Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates. After the cache is

No Turkey…DUCKS!

For many folks, Thanksgiving means turkey. But in the Arkansas Delta, especially in Stuttgart, it means DUCKS! The 79th annual World’s Championship Duck Calling Contest and Wings Over the Prairie Festival kicks into full-gear on Friday, Nov. 28, in downtown

Warfield Concerts Hosts Matthew Huff in Concert on Saturday

Arkansas native (and Helena born) Matthew Huff performs in concert on Saturday, Sept. 13, at Beth El Heritage Hall, located at the corner of Pecan and Perry Streets in historic downtown Helena at 7:30 p.m. The concert is the latest

King Biscuit Unveils 2014 Official Poster

The organizers of the King Biscuit Blues Festival in historic Helena have unveiled the winner of the 2014 poster contest. The festival celebrates 29 years this October. King Biscuit is, of course, recognized for the hottest sounds in contemporary and

Music Takes Center Stage in August in the Arkansas Delta

August is a music-filled month in the Arkansas Delta. If you love music, you have some great options to enjoy in August. The 4th annual Johnny Cash Music Festival concert will be held on Aug. 15 at the ASU Convocation

July 4 Marks 195th Anniversary of the Arkansas Territory

    July 4, 2014, marks the 195th anniversary of the creation of the Arkansas Territory. Created from a portion of the Missouri Territory, the area was an organized incorporated territory until June 15, 1836, when what remained of the

Spend Some Time IN the Trees!

Who doesn’t love a tree house? If you didn’t have one as a kid, you most likely wanted one. Animal Planet’s “Treehouse Masters” recently spent some time in the Arkansas Delta filming an episode. Entitled “Bird Nest,” the episode featured

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