Walnut Ridge Celebrates the Town’s Musical Heritage with Beatles at the Ridge Festival on Sept. 18-19

It started in September 1964. Four young men from Liverpool needed some rest and relaxation. It had been a stellar year for the guys – John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. In August, the foursome, known worldwide

A September to Remember in the Arkansas Delta

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

It’s a Month of Fun This May!

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

Beatles at the Ridge Returns to Walnut Ridge

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

This Weekend in the Arkansas Delta

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

Festivals Abound in April

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

Festivals Flourish During September in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks

September brings fun, family-friendly festivals to eastern Arkansas, along with cooler temperatures and the beginning of fall. It’s a great time to explore the Arkansas Delta and the North Central Ozarks! Since 1941, the city of Rector has been celebrating

Walnut Ridge Hosts Air Field Reunion April 5-6

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

Festivals Abound in April

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,