Boom of antique stores part of downtown revitalization in Mena

A recent influx of new antique stores is helping spur a downtown revival in Mena. Downtown Mena lies in an ideal location, situated at the bottom of the famous Talimena Scenic Drive, the winding route that offers picturesque vistas of

‘Oh, What Fun!’ Holiday Exhibit Now Open at ESSE Purse Museum

“Oh, What Fun! A Very Vintage Holiday” is now open at ESSE Purse Museum & Store in Little Rock. The exhibit showcases a collection of items from Christmases past, with decorations and ornaments from turn of the 20th century antiques to

Ouachita Art Celebration in Mena

A Ouachita Art Celebration is happening in the downtown arts district of Mena on November 7. The festival has been created to celebrate the arts and will have local artists and artisans on site demonstrating their craft in categories such

Bentonville Art and Culinary Festival is Underway

The Bentonville Art and Culinary Festival is officially underway. Running the entire month of June, the big kickoff event is First Friday, taking place from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, June 5 on the Bentonville square. Numerous art and

Arts and Science Center in Pine Bluff Debuts Heritage Detectives on April 30

Join the staff of the Arts & Science Center in Southeast Arkansas in Pine Bluff, along with Arkansas First Lady Susan Hutchinson, for a special event honoring the launch of the museum’s latest project, Heritage Detectives, on April 30 (the

Newport Hosts 7th Annual Delta Visual Arts Show on Feb. 28

The Blue Bridge Center for the Delta Arts in Newport hosts the 7th annual Delta Visual Arts Show on Feb. 28. One of the largest fine arts shows in The Natural State, the event features the work of over 190

Two Weekend Shopping Opportunities You Don’t Want to Miss

Halloween is past and Thanksgiving is on its way, which means it’s time to start marking items off of your Christmas list. Here are two excellent opportunities for doing just that this weekend. NWA Boutique Show The Northwest Arkansas Boutique

Arkansas Apple Festival Starts Friday, Oct. 3

The Arkansas Apple Festival in Lincoln is an iconic fall event in northwest Arkansas. It’s held every year on the first weekend of October, which means food and fun can be found this weekend – Friday, Oct. 3 through Sunday,

TheatreSquared Season 9 Unveiled

Did you know that in 2011, TheatreSquared was recognized by the American Theatre Wing, founder of the Tony Awards, as one of the nation’s ten best emerging theatres? TheatreSquared is northwest Arkansas’s professional theatre in residence at Walton Arts Center’s

Holiday Jubilee Set for Nov. 22 in Russellville

There’s no need to wait for Black Friday shopping when you can buy unique gifts at events such as the Arkansas River Valley Arts Center’s Holiday Jubilee, set for 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22 at the Russellville Country Club