Arkansas Ozarks

What is it about the dark that can make a pleasant place take on a foreboding feel? At Lake Fort Smith State Park in Mountainburg, it’s the telling of authentic Ozarks ghost stories during a nighttime water cruise from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Oct. 27 and 28. Park interpreters will lead this haunted …
The mission of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville is to welcome everyone to celebrate and experience American art through collections, exhibits, interpretation and preservation of outstanding works at its world-class facility. Today, Alice Walton, arts patron, philanthropist, and chairwoman of the board for Crystal Bridges, announced the formation of an organization that will …
Why should you head to Fayetteville this weekend? Music and Murals, that’s why. Oh. And food. Definitely the food too. Fayetteville Roots Festival This intimate, urban music and food festival brings the finest musicians and chefs to the stages of Northwest Arkansas on Aug. 23-27. It features 10 music stages and multiple culinary stages. The …
The Razorback Regional Greenway lends itself to a unique biannual event in Northwest Arkansas – the Square 2 Square Bicycle Ride held each fall and spring. Participants cycle about 30 miles of the Greenway, then enjoy post ride festivities such as live music, farmer’s markets, refreshments, discounts to area businesses, bicycle valet, and more.  The …
Fairfield Bay just feels like a vacation. Sun, water, condos, food, and drink, and time standing still while you play the day away. This resort town screams free time for leisure and outdoor activity. Here are 10 reasons Fairfield Bay is a perfect family recreation destination for all ages. Sugar Loaf Mountain– Getting to Sugar …
Every Labor Day weekend, the thunder of hooves and rattle of wagons fills the valley of Bar of Ranch in Clinton during the National Championship Chuckwagon Races. This year an estimated 150 teams will compete in five different divisions for the title of National Champion. About 20,000 spectators attend to watch the excitement of the …