Oaklawn News

In store for racing fans for the 2016 season at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs will be the sound of a new announcer. Pete Aiello, 30, becomes the fifth track announcer in the history of Oaklawn Park when he takes on

Coin Show in Hot Springs Celebrates 50 Years

The Tri-Lakes Coin Club is having their 50th anniversary Coin & Stamp Show January 15-17 in Hot Springs at the Hot Springs Convention Center. At the show, which is the largest coin show in the state, over 80 dealers from

New Book Celebrates Centennial of National Park Service

2016 marks the Centennial of the National Park Service. The exact date of the anniversary is August 25, 2016, but there will be celebrations and special events at parks across the nation and throughout the year to honor the milestone.

Celebrate the Holidays at Garvan Woodland Gardens!

  An annual tradition for many is to enjoy the Holiday Lights display at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs. This festive event, which takes place from the end of November through the end of December, is open nightly. With over

The Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival Experience

I had the chance to attend the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival ( HSDFF) this year. The festival has an important place in both Arkansas and cinematic culture. As Executive Director Courtney Pledger said in her welcoming address, “We can

Spa Running Festival in Hot Springs

The Spa 10K in Hot Springs was recently listed by Runner’s World as one of the top 10 races in a national park. The race, which takes place November 21 this year, has been part of the Hot Springs running

October Fun in Hot Springs

October is a beautiful month in Arkansas, packed with many events, festivals and outdoor activities to head to. Hot Springs is among the cities where many options can be found for October fun. The Hot Water Hills Music and Arts

Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival Lineup

The 24th Annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival is October 9 – 18 in Hot Springs. Details on the lineup in store for the opening and closing weekends of the festival are below. Information on further documentaries and special guests

Experience A Festival of Magic!

Maxwell Blade’s Festival of Magic is September 24-27 in Hot Springs! Performances are set to be held mostly at Maxwell Blade’s Theatre of Magic with some shows and galas being held at the Hot Springs Convention Center and other venues in the city.

Oaklawn Racing and Gaming Earns Kudos

Oaklawn Racing and Gaming in Hot Springs was recently voted the top Southern Casino in the 2015 Groups Today Readers’ Choice Awards. Oaklawn will be featured in the November/December issue of the publication. The magazine is geared towards the group travel industry and the readership