Uniquely Arkansas

Uniquely Arkansas

If you’ve ever lost an hour to watching videos of goats standing on, stomping over, jumping off of or head-butting stuff, boy do we have an event for you! The first-ever Arkansas Goat Festival, a daylong celebration of all things horned, hoofed and bearded, will take place Saturday, Oct. 1, from 10 a.m. to 7 …
Wine, food, music, dancing – yep, it’s time for Weinfest 2012 at Wiederkehr Wine Cellars. Head to Wiederkehr Village on Oct. 12 for the Early Bird Party. It takes place from noon until 9 p.m. in the Wiederkehr Weingarten, where you’ll find music, a full bar and dancing. Enjoy one of the most authentic Alpine-style …
A low rumble can be heard in Fayetteville today and it will grow to a significant roar by the weekend as hundreds of thousands of motorcyclists descend upon the city for the 2012 Bikes, Blues & BBQ Motorcycle Rally. Much of the activity takes place along iconic Dickson Street, known for being the center of …
The beautiful Ozark Mountains are the backdrop for the annual Bikes, Blues & BBQ Motorcycle Rally set for Sept. 26-29 in Fayetteville. Bikes Bikes, Blues & BBQ is the largest charitable bike rally in the United States. Hundreds of thousands of bikes will line Dickson Street and the surrounding area, giving festival-goers a close-up view …
The Horseshoe Canyon Ranch Adventure Package adds wild excitement to the dude ranch experience for kids and adults of all skill levels interested in rock climbing, zip lines and canyon-sized swings. I had the pleasure of giving it a whirl in late August and felt like a kid on the most awesome playground I have ever …
If you’re headed to Fayetteville for a Razorback game, or for any reason now through fall, make sure to watch for giant painted pigs all over town. They are locally-made fiberglass sculptures that are part of PIGShibition. PIGShibition is a community art project helping to raise funds for the Ozark Literacy Council. The goal is to …
We invite you to have “More Fun Per Gallon”  in Arkansas this year. Each day we will be blogging on different Arkansas destinations that can be reached on one tank of gas or less. This is basically every corner of The Natural State. We hope these suggestions help you in planning a trip to remember.    …
Although there is no official season for hauntings since they take place year-round, they seem to be more frequent as we approach All Hallows Eve. And that isn’t that far away. This Friday you can visit with some familiar “occupied” locations in Little Rock and North Little Rock by being a part of the Haunted …
 The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) will rebroadcast the special featuring the 2011 Johnny Cash Music Festival, filmed last year at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, on Thursday, Sept. 13, beginning at 7 p.m. The 2011 sold-out concert featured performances by Rosanne Cash, John Carter Cash, Kris Kristofferson, George Jones, Tommy Cash, Joanne Cash Yates, …