Texarkana

On October 1, you can dine in two states during a Dine on the Line event in Texarkana. Dinner will be served by Naaman’s Championship BBQ for this 2nd annual fundraiser that benefits the revitalization of the shared downtown. Dine on the Line is a two state, two city event that brings the cities of Texarkana, …
Spring is here and festival season is in full swing! Here is a peek at a few of the fun options taking place across Southwest Arkansas in May! 1. Railfest Railfest in Texarkana takes place May 6-7 and is a celebration of the railroad heritage of the town. It takes place at Front Street Plaza …
Texarkana will be celebrating Elvis Presley’s 81st birthday with a plaque dedication January 8 at the Walk of Fame Park outside the Arkansas Municipal Auditorium at East 3rd and Walnut Street. The dedication will take place at 11:30 a.m. and will commemorate the performances by the famous singer at the auditorium in 1954 and 1955.  Presley, …
The Run the Line Half Marathon in Texarkana is a chance to participate in a race in two states! The half marathon, whose route goes through Arkansas and Texas and offers an opportunity to run down State Line Avenue, takes place on February 21 at 8 a.m. The 13.1 mile-route is a single loop course …
The Talimena Rally has been set for May 21-24.  The event is a chance to ride the motorcycling terrain of Arkansas while raising money for cancer research. All proceeds from the motorcycle rally go to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This year’s headquarters for the event will be the Arkansas Convention Center in Texarkana. The …
Created using the latest digital x-ray technology, X-ray Vision: Fish Inside Out is an exhibit traveling to museums across the country through 2015. This exhibition, organized by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES), will be on view at Discovery Place Children’s Museum at 215 Pine Street …
  Holiday Springs Water Park in Texarkana has a new ride: the Texas Sky Fall Water Slide. The ride simulates the feeling of free falling. There is a chance to ride this and other slides at the water park, which is currently open for the season and every day of the week all summer. Other thrill …
httpv://youtu.be/uvSLIIih1xA The new Holiday Springs Water Park is now open in Texarkana! Features at the park include water slides with names like the Ozark Cliff Hanger, Texas Sky Fall, Neptunes Revenge, Blue Beast and Green Monster! Here are more details on them from the Holiday Springs Water Park website: Ozark Cliff Hanger: Step inside the …
  Arkansas is set to be the starting line for the 2012 Bandit Run, the annual re-enactment of the legendary drive featured in the 1977 Burt Reynolds “Smokey and the Bandit” movie that made the Pontiac Trans Am a superstar. The route begins in Texarkana on May 14 and covers 995 miles and five states, …