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April is a great time to get out and explore the Arkansas Delta. From food to music to outdoor fun, you’ll find all that and more this month in the Upper and Lower Delta regions of The Natural State. The Museum of the Arkansas Grand Prairie hosts the 9th annual German Heritage Festival on April …
Thanksgiving may be all about the turkey…but the day AFTER Thanksgiving, in the Arkansas Delta, it’s all about the duck! Stuttgart welcomes thousands to the annual World’s Championship Duck Calling Contest and Wings Over the Prairie Festival, which turns 80 this year. The fun begins on Friday, Nov. 27, in downtown Stuttgart!   The festival …
This November is full of fun events. From learning how to cook Thanksgiving favorites in a Dutch oven to celebrating the ducks in Stuttgart, there’s plenty to do, see, eat and experience. Powhatan Historic State Park in Powhatan offers a Dutch Oven Workshop: Thanksgiving Feast on Nov. 7 at 9 a.m. Learn to cook many …
Spring has “sprung” in The Natural State and it’s a great time to get out and have some fun! Check out these great festivals taking place in April. The sound of bagpipes echoes through the Ozarks again this spring, as Lyon College in Batesville hosts the 36th annual Arkansas Scottish Festival on April 10-12. The …
It’s the holiday season, and the travel writers for Arkansas Tourism decided we’d offer some suggestions of Arkansas products that make great gifts! Here are just a few from our areas of The Natural State. Zoie Clift Everyone likes something sweet! Juanita’s Candy Kitchen in Arkadelphia is well known for its thin homemade peanut, pecan …
For many folks, Thanksgiving means turkey. But in the Arkansas Delta, especially in Stuttgart, it means DUCKS! The 79th annual World’s Championship Duck Calling Contest and Wings Over the Prairie Festival kicks into full-gear on Friday, Nov. 28, in downtown Stuttgart! The festival is one of the most well known in Arkansas. Visitors from around …
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rTdTB5vbjEI August is a music-filled month in the Arkansas Delta. If you love music, you have some great options to enjoy in August. The 4th annual Johnny Cash Music Festival concert will be held on Aug. 15 at the ASU Convocation Center in Jonesboro. This year’s performers include Loretta Lynn, Reba McEntire, Bobby Bare and …
May is a month of merriment and music in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks. From crawfish to crafts and music spanning the spectrum from bluegrass to gospel to rockabilly, you’ll find it all at one of these great events in eastern Arkansas! Pickin’ in the Park at Village Creek State Park in Wynne …
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t30cX6OGO0U Grammy-winning singer, writer, and Grand Ole Opry member B.J. Thomas returns to the Arkansas Delta on Saturday, April 19, for a performance at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart. Since the 1960s, Thomas has released albums in every decade. He’s perhaps best known for his hit, “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head,” from the …