King Biscuit Blues Festival Hosts Unveiling May 6

Get ready! Time is drawing near! Organizers of the 29th annual King Biscuit Blues Festival in historic downtown Helena are hosting a very special event on Tuesday, May 6. Beginning at 5 p.m., the event will serve as the unveiling

Time for the 2014 Wild Hog Musicfest and Motorcycle Rally

“Only a biker knows why a dog sticks his head out of a car window.”  ~Author Unknown Each April, historic downtown Helena hosts motorcycles, music and massive merriment during the Wild Hog Musicfest and Motorcycle Rally. The three-day event takes

It’s a Merry, Musical Month in May!

May is a month of merriment and music in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks. From crawfish to crafts and music spanning the spectrum from bluegrass to gospel to rockabilly, you’ll find it all at one of these great

Festivals Abound in April

April “showers” the region with great festivals throughout the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks this month. The 16th annual Air Field Reunion is slated for April 5-6 at the Wings of Honor WW II Museum in Walnut Ridge. The

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

A Musical March in the Arkansas Delta

In March, music, history and the performing arts take center stage in the Arkansas Delta! The Delta Gateway Museum in Blytheville celebrates the 1950s in the Arkansas Delta during the 2nd annual Heritage Party on March 1. The museum fundraiser

Historic Helena’s Live on the Levee Welcomes Back the Paul Thorn Band and the Reba Russell Band Feb. 15

Back in October, I had the opportunity to see the Paul Thorn Band onstage again at the venerable King Biscuit Blues Festival in historic downtown Helena. Over the past few years, these guys have become one of my all-time favorite

Going to the Birds in February

Several Arkansas State Parks in eastern Arkansas are “going to the birds” this month! From bird watching to birding tours to learning to lure birds to your backyard, you’ll find a great variety of events and workshops focused on learning

Warm Up with History: The Helena Museum of Phillips County

It’s cold outside…so why not visit one of The Natural State’s many great museums this winter? During January, our blogs will give you suggestions on museums throughout Arkansas that offer something for the entire family…a great chance to Warm Up

A Musical New Year

Happy New Year! Start 2014 off in a melodious fashion with three exciting musical events in January. Warfield Concerts in Helena-West Helena presents the Liverpool Legends on Jan. 16 at Lily Peter Auditorium. The Beatles tribute band features four talented