World Championship Quartz Crystal Dig in Mount Ida

  Mount Ida, the “Quartz Crystal Capital of the World” will be the scene of the World Championship Quartz Crystal Dig this week: Oct. 11-13. Two area mines will be participating: Wegner Quartz Crystal Mines and Sweet Surrender.  There will

Distinctive Live Music Venue: Frontporch Stage in Mount Ida

Mount Ida is home to a memorable and melodic scene at the Frontporch Stage. This outdoor family friendly live music venue hosts free performances of bluegrass, gospel, country and more every Saturday night May through October. The aim is to

Create Your Escape: Outdoors in the Ouachitas

If you are itching to hit the road, here is something to try out. There is a new website Arkansas Parks and Tourism have developed to give people a chance to create their dream escape to Arkansas.  You can use

Indians of Montgomery County

Gain information on the history of the Indian tribal groups who lived in Montgomery County during a special presentation at the Heritage House Museum of Montgomery County in Mount Ida. The presentation ( called Indians of Montgomery County) is set

Spa Time in Hot Springs

Since Hot Springs is Arkansas’s original spa town, it’s natural that numerous spa facilities be found here. Hot Springs National Park is a great place to start since the hot waters have been rejuvenating travelers since the days of DeSoto

Sorghum Festival at Heritage House Museum in Mount Ida

The Heritage House Museum of Montgomery County in Mount Ida will be the scene of a Sorghum Festival this Saturday ( Nov. 17). The festival takes visitors back to the days when most families grew a field of cane and