Seventh Annual Seed Swap at the Ozark Folk Center State Park

“One for the cut worm, one for the crow, one to share and one to grow.” – motto of ROOST (Revitalizing Ozark-Ouachita Seed Traditions).  In its seventh year, the annual Ozark Seed Swap is set for Feb. 28 in the

In Charge of a Group? Lead Them to Loco Ropes

If you’ve read my blog before, you know I’m a big fan of Loco Ropes, a treetop ropes course adventure, located at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. The crazy fun comes in challenging yourself on three ropes

Find Romance on the Water and in the Woods

Roses and chocolates seem to epitomize the Valentine’s Day celebration, but there are plenty of other ways to show your significant other that you care. Arkansas State Parks offer some wonderful ways to celebrate. Visit historic Mather Lodge on Petit

Overnight Bicycle Ride

Strap on your bike helmet to enjoy a two-day ride on Saturday, Jan. 17, through Sunday, Jan. 18, from Greers Ferry to Mountain View. The Overnight Bicycle Ride is an annual event organized by the Arkansas Bicycle Club. The group

Pam Setser and Donny Catron perform Gospel Favorites Thanksgiving Night

Continuing a long tradition of Thanksgiving night gospel concerts, the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View will feature Pam Setser and Donny Catron in a special performance from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 27, in

Learn How to Give a Handmade Christmas

There’s nothing more unique or thoughtful than a handmade gift. Mountain View’s Arkansas Craft School is offering classes to help people create Christmas presents on Saturday, Dec. 6 at Tomahawk Creek Farm, located at 543 Cochran Road. It’s a full

Two Weekend Shopping Opportunities You Don’t Want to Miss

Halloween is past and Thanksgiving is on its way, which means it’s time to start marking items off of your Christmas list. Here are two excellent opportunities for doing just that this weekend. NWA Boutique Show The Northwest Arkansas Boutique

Good Eats: Timbo Dairy Bar

On Ark. 66 between the small, quaint towns of Leslie and Mountain View, the “Folk Music Capital of the World,” is the tiny town of Timbo. It’s just a blip on the screen with a few rural residential homes, a

Enjoy Dinner And A Purt Near Wunderful Life

The annual Ozark Christmas Feast and Dinner Theater, performed by Ozark Folk Center State Park staff, will be Friday, Dec. 13 at the park’s Skillet Restaurant in Mountain View. This year’s dinner theater production is an adaptation of the 1946