Harrisburg

This October is a great time to get the entire family out and about to enjoy The Natural State. In Eastern Arkansas, these fun events offer something for everyone. Davidsonville Historic State Park in Pocahontas celebrates the season with the Ghosts of Davidsonville Fall Festival on Oct. 10. There’s a chill in the air, color …
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 …
Summer sizzles with fun this July in eastern Arkansas! Get outside and enjoy the beauty that is The Natural State! Head to Paragould and Crowley’s Ridge State Park for Fun on the Fourth on July 4. The family-friendly event offers interpretive programs, swimming, pedal boating, and games for all ages! All the fun takes place …
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 Poinsett State Park in Harrisburg offers a Kid’s Fishing Derby at the park on May …
It’s the first full weekend in June, and there are some great family-friendly events happening in eastern Arkansas! Portfest in Newport is known for music and fireworks, and this year is no exception. Held along the banks of the White River at Jacksonport State Park on June 5-7, Portfest features carnival fun for the entire …
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 family to join in with others across Arkansas and the nation who will enjoy the …
This June, the Arkansas Delta is the site for a plethora of festivals with something for the entire family. Harrisburg hosts the Festival on the Ridge on June 1. The family-friendly festival features live music throughout the day, helicopter rides, barbecue contest, a horseshoe tournament, a Kids Zone, pony rides, mechanical bull rides and more. …