Walnut Ridge

September in the Arkansas Delta promises to be a month full of music and fun for the entire family! It’s the 5th annual Legendary Blues Festival in Helena-West Helena on Sept. 3. Enjoy the sounds of blues music along the banks of the Mighty Mississippi. Other activities include a motorcycle rally, the Big Dog BBQ …
Enjoy the last few weeks of summer in The Natural State. In September, there are a myriad of merry activities offering fun in the sun for everyone! Since 1941, Rector has hosted its Labor Day Picnic, a fun event that draws visitors from throughout the region. This year’s event on Sept. 4-7 features multiple concerts, …
May is a month of merriment and excitement in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks! From historical reunions to celebrating Mom to some of the best gospel music around, you’ll find it all in eastern Arkansas this month! The Wings of Honor Museum in Walnut Ridge hosts the 17th annual Air Field Reunion on …
In September 1964, a quartet from England was just looking for some peace and quiet. For the young men from Liverpool, 1964 had already been a banner year. Their lives had changed drastically. In February, the chaps left England, not sure if their first single, “I Want to Hold Your Hand,” was a true hit …
Happy Friday! Still looking for something to do this weekend? Here are three great events happening in the Arkansas Delta! Seventy-two years ago, the Walnut Ridge Army Airfield opened. Celebrate the facility’s anniversary at the 16th annual Walnut Ridge Army Air Field Reunion on April 11-12. Held at the Wings of Honor Museum in Walnut …
April “showers” the region with great festivals throughout the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks this month. The 16th annual Air Field Reunion is slated for April 5-6 at the Wings of Honor WW II Museum in Walnut Ridge. The event is a reunion of former airfield personnel, both military and civilian, that worked and …
The 15th annual Air Field Reunion is slated for April 5-6 at the Wings of Honor World War II Museum in Walnut Ridge. The event is a reunion of former airfield personnel, both military and civilian, that worked and trained at the facility during World War II. Activities include museum and airfield tours, a memorial …
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vbXj0QeXT8 April is a great time to get out and enjoy a variety of festivals in eastern Arkansas. From food to history to music, you’ll find it all at events in the Arkansas Delta and north central Ozarks! Seventy-two years ago, the Walnut Ridge Army Airfield opened. Celebrate the facility’s anniversary at the 16th annual …