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Problem: It’s almost Fat Tuesday, and you’re in Little Rock, all dressed up with a feather boa and a bagful of beads and New Orleans is too far to go. Solution: Check out all the Mardi Gras celebrations happening right here in Central Arkansas! Friday, February 5th: Kick off the weekend with a party at Next …
Usually observed on Nov. 11 each year, Veterans Day is a state and federal holiday in America honoring the 24.9 million military veterans in the United States. While the armistice for World War I in 1918 is the origin of this holiday, it now encompasses veterans of all wars, conflicts, and active duty service. A …
Some creative boat-building skills are going to be on display during the Duct Tape Boat Race, a part of Bryant’s 27th annual Fall Fest, Sept. 27.  The vessels can only be made from duct tape and PVC pipe.   See how many “go down with the ship” and those who remain “sea worthy.” The winner of …
The Jacksonville Museum of Military History is providing the public a way to thank some very special members of the armed forces during the 3rd Annual Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day Celebration.  It will be held at the museum on Saturday, April 5. The day-long celebration is to honor, remember, and welcome home Vietnam Veterans. …
httpv://youtu.be/_zT6YfJF7qQ   One of my favorite hometown Holiday traditions is going to Lights of the Ozarks on the downtown square in Fayetteville.  It puts me in a festive mood. I mean, what’s not to like about seeing the lights on the square turned on, a parade that ends with Santa, hot chocolate, carriage and pony …