Battle of Helena 150 This Weekend

Helena-West Helena will observe the sesquicentennial of the Battle of Helena on May 24-26. The Delta Cultural Center, the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission and the Helena Advertising and Promotion Commission are sponsoring the events. On Friday, vendors open at

It’s Loose Caboose XXIV in Paragould!

The 24th annual Loose Caboose Festival officially starts tonight in Paragould. This year, some events have been moved from downtown to the Greene County Fairgrounds. You can check the event website for specific information. This evening at 5, the Miller

Arkansas Delta Rockabilly Festival Starts Friday

Historic downtown Helena is the site for the 3rd annual Arkansas Delta Rockabilly Festival on May 10-11. The festival is an opportunity to experience rockabilly at its best. On Friday, May 10, music starts at 3 p.m. with performances by

It’s Official! The King Biscuit Blues Festival Lineup Announced!

(Marsha Ball and Paul Thorn perform on NPR’s eTown) The 2013 King Biscuit Blues Festival has just been announced and tickets are now available for purchase at www.KingBiscuitFestival.com. The festival takes place in historic downtown Helena on Oct. 10-12. Thursday,

Scavenger Hunt at Crowley’s Ridge State Park

Looking for a great way to have fun and learn something with the kids this April? Crowley’s Ridge State Park near Paragould hosts a Scavenger Hunt on April 28. Create your team and then race to learn about the park.

2013 Johnny Cash Music Festival Lineup Announced

(Johnny Cash performing “Daddy Sang Bass” at Cummins Prison in Grady, Ark., in April 1969) It’s now official! The lineup for the 3rd annual Johnny Cash Music Festival has been made public, and it includes members of Cash’s family and

Commemoration of the Battle of Arkansas Post This Weekend

Arkansas Post has played a part in Arkansas history since well before statehood. Located south of Gillett, Arkansas Post was established in 1686 by French explorer Henri de Tonti. The site was the first European colony in the Mississippi River

Celebrate the Holiday Season in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks in December

December brings a wonderful array of holiday-themed events to the Arkansas Delta and the North Central Ozarks. The Forum Theatre in Jonesboro offers the holiday classic The Nutcracker Ballet on Dec. 6-9. The performance showcases more than 100 student dancers.

St. Nick Plans “Visits” to Kids of All Ages in the Arkansas Delta

Clement Clarke Moore wrote his poem depicting a visit from St. Nicholas in 1822. Today, young and old from across the world know the poem word for word. In December, Moore’s poem is brought to life with live theater performances

Bikes, Lights and Ducks: November in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks

November is a great month to get out and explore the Arkansas Delta! Grab your wheels and head to the Arkansas Delta for the 4th annual Tour duh Sunken Lands Harvest Bike Ride on Nov. 3. The course starts and
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