Aerospace Day in Hot Springs to feature WWII airplanes

Three vintage airplanes will be available for people to see at the upcoming Aerospace Day April 19 in Hot Springs. Along with a B-25 Mitchell Bomber ( nicknamed “Show Me”) and a TBM-3 Avenger Torpedo Bomber ( both made an

Arlington Hotel Bar in Hot Springs Earns Kudos

The Lobby Bar at The Arlington Hotel in Hot Springs was recently listed by Refinery29 as one of their 15 favorite hotel bars in the world. According to their write up: “While neighborhood and restaurant bars are ruled by the

Documentary In the Works About Hot Springs’ Role in Baseball History

Emmy Award winning documentary filmmaker Larry Foley announced at a news conference today at the Hot Springs Convention Center that a documentary on Hot Springs’ role as the birthplace of spring baseball is being produced for release in 2015. The

Daffodils at Peak Bloom at Garvan Woodland Gardens

If you are hoping to check out the daffodils at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs, good news.  According to Sherre Freeman at Garvan, it is peak bloom time now for them.  Due to cold temperatures in the Gardens from

Interesting Facts about Hot Springs

The Visit Hot Springs folks have compiled a neat list of interesting facts about Hot Springs. I thought I would share some of them below. Enjoy!   Tony Bennett first sang his signature song “ I Left My Heart In

Time for the World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade!

Downtown Hot Springs is a merry scene of green during the World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade. This year, the word is Duck Dynasty’s Mountain Man will be the official starter for the First Ever 11th Annual World’s Shortest St.

New Jack-n-Back Half Marathon in Hot Springs

Hot Springs is home to a new half marathon—the Jack-n-Back. The race, which was rescheduled to March 22 due to bad weather that hit on the initial race day, has been dubbed Arkansas’ version of Pike’s Peak, the famous hard-core

Live Racing Season Returns to Oaklawn!

Jennifer Hoyt over at Oaklawn Park always keeps us posted with great information about the live Thoroughbred racing season in Hot Springs. She has sent the below details about the return of the racing season for Oaklawn’s 2014 live meet.

Impressive Holiday Lights at Garvan Woodland Gardens

I had a chance to check out Holiday Lights at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs last night and it is quite an impressive festive set up they are showcasing. Here are a few scenes from the night. The exhibit

Holiday Lights at Garvan Woodland Gardens

This year, Holiday Lights at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs is showcasing the greatest number of lights the exhibit has seen to date: over 4 million. Last year, around 2 million lights were featured. The event, which is open