Find Romance on the Water and in the Woods

Roses and chocolates seem to epitomize the Valentine’s Day celebration, but there are plenty of other ways to show your significant other that you care. Arkansas State Parks offer some wonderful ways to celebrate. Visit historic Mather Lodge on Petit

Mother Nature Story Time at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area

The beauty of Mother Nature surrounds you at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers. So it only makes sense that story time at the park be portrayed by her as well. Diana Gatley is Mother Nature personified every second Saturday

Travel Back in Time in January

Travel “back in time” to a simpler life, before you could run to the local market or shop and buy any item you might need. This January, several Arkansas State Parks are offering workshops and classes that allow participants to

Eagle Awareness Weekend

Petit Jean State Park Join park interpreters at Petit Jean Jan. 10-11 for two days devoted to our national symbol, the bald eagle. A variety of programs are planned, including field trips to nearby Holla Bend National Wildlife Refuge to

Prairie Grove Battle Reenactment is Dec. 6 and 7

Don’t miss the Prairie Grove Battle Reenactment this Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 6 and 7, because you’ll have to wait two years to see it again. The reenactment only takes place on even numbered years at Prairie Grove Battlefield State

Pam Setser and Donny Catron perform Gospel Favorites Thanksgiving Night

Continuing a long tradition of Thanksgiving night gospel concerts, the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View will feature Pam Setser and Donny Catron in a special performance from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 27, in

An “Eggs-cellent” April

Get ready for an exciting April in the Arkansas Delta and north central Ozarks! Take the kids to two of our great Arkansas State Parks in search of colorful bounty! Jacksonport State Park in Newport hosts an Easter Egg Hunt

State Parks Offer First Day Hikes on New Year’s Day

Arkansas State Parks throughout the North Central Ozarks and the Arkansas Delta will offer First Day Hikes for the entire family on Jan. 1. First Day Hikes are part of a national health and outdoor awareness movement. Take the entire

Eagle Awareness Weekend at Petit Jean

Petit Jean State Park near Morrilton kicks off its 2014 special events and activities with its annual winter Eagle Awareness Weekend on Jan. 11-12. Join park interpreters for two days devoted to our national symbol, the bald eagle. A variety

Delta Heritage Trail State Park Offers Holiday Lights This Saturday

The Delta Heritage Trail State Park near Helena-West Helena lights up for the holiday season this Saturday night, Dec. 21. The park’s Trail of Lights begins Saturday night at 6 p.m. The lighted portion of the trail is accessible only