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The city of Wilson‘s beautiful downtown square is the site for the Fall Festival on Sept. 26. The free event features live entertainment, a kid’s zone, a beer tent, a variety of vendors, and food trucks. Live entertainment from Star & Micey, Idle & Wild, and Almost Famous.  The event promises fun for the entire …
The King Biscuit Blues Festival celebrates 30 years this October in historic downtown Helena. King Biscuit is, of course, recognized for the hottest sounds in contemporary and traditional blues music. But the event is also known for its annual collectible poster, featuring the winning artist from the festival’s yearly poster contest. This year’s winner is …
It’s the dog days of August…time to get in the water and cool down! Here are four great events centered around water this month in Eastern Arkansas! Davidsonville Historic State Park in Pocahontas offers a History Canoe Float along the Black River in honor of Davidsonville’s 200th anniversary on Aug. 1. The history-themed event includes …
The Rogers Cycling Festival is coming up on Aug. 1-2, offering opportunities for all skill levels as well as events for road cyclists and mountain bike enthusiasts. For those who have enjoyed the Race for the Spike and the Frisco 5 Poker Ride in recent years, you will have the opportunity to participate in those events as well as an …
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 culinary vendors and interactive art booths for children fill the square during the event. Plus, …
Eureka Springs is turning its abundance of gray concrete steps into stunning murals. You can see the project, created by artists and volunteers, on the staircase connecting North Main Street with Center Street in this historic downtown. At 5:30 p.m. this Friday, May 29, you can catch The Up Project’s Official Cash & Boardman Mural …
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VT4yjPvWOz0 The Rock ‘N’ Roll Highway 67 Music Festival kicks-off Thursday, Oct. 2, in Pocahontas with Bop the Square. The event gives visitors and residents a chance to visit historic downtown Pocahontas and the area merchants, who are open extended hours. The event is based on the monthly downtown event, Stroll the Square, but with …
Some creative boat-building skills are going to be on display during the Duct Tape Boat Race, a part of Bryant’s 27th annual Fall Fest, Sept. 27.  The vessels can only be made from duct tape and PVC pipe.   See how many “go down with the ship” and those who remain “sea worthy.” The winner of …
It’s time to man up. To beard up, that is. Eureka Springs is hosting the first region wide beard and moustache competition – the Great Ozarkan Beard Off, a festival of beer and beards to raise money for men’s sexual health. All proceeds from the event, set for Nov. 29-Dec.1, will benefit the Arkansas Prostate …