Riders In The Sky Perform at Ozark Folk Center Saturday, Sept. 5

Part of the 2015 Celebrity Concert series, Riders In The Sky take the stage Saturday, Sept. 5 at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. Based in Nashville, Riders are performing members of the Grand Ole Opry. This variety

Ford Econoline Show Returns to Petit Jean

Collectors of Ford Econoline vans and pickups will meet at the Museum of Automobiles on Petit Jean Mountain for a show and shine event on Sunday, Sept.6. Utilizing many Falcon parts, the Econoline series was introduced in 1961. There were

Mastering the Dutch Oven

Learn the art of Dutch oven cooking, or sharpen your skills from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 15 at Devil’s Dens State Park in West Fork. The workshop will teach proper use and maintenance of these unique camp

12 Things to Do in Paris

Paris is probably most known as the gateway to Mount Magazine, the highest point in Arkansas rising 2,753 feet above mean sea level. While it alone is a wonderful place for recreation (like hiking to the high point), there are

Head to Camp in June!

School is out…and it’s time to have some fun! Arkansas State Parks in eastern Arkansas are gearing up for summer and several are offering special camps just for the kids. Village Creek State Park in Wynne offers two Outdoor Adventure

Ozark Seed Swap is May 23 in Mountain View

The annual Ozark Seed Swap is set for May 23 in the Administration Building at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. The free event takes place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and is cosponsored by OFC, ROOST,

Fishing Fun in May

May is a great time to get the kids, grab a fishing pole and head to the water. Three of the Arkansas State Parks in the Arkansas Delta are hosting special fishing events this month just for the youngsters. Lake

Take a Walk on the Wild Side

Most of us don’t go out and forage for food. In fact, many of us probably wouldn’t know what was okay to eat out in the wild or which plants can be used as medicine. Maybe you know the taste

Seventh Annual Seed Swap at the Ozark Folk Center State Park

“One for the cut worm, one for the crow, one to share and one to grow.” – motto of ROOST (Revitalizing Ozark-Ouachita Seed Traditions).  In its seventh year, the annual Ozark Seed Swap is set for Feb. 28 in the

In Charge of a Group? Lead Them to Loco Ropes

If you’ve read my blog before, you know I’m a big fan of Loco Ropes, a treetop ropes course adventure, located at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. The crazy fun comes in challenging yourself on three ropes