Posts by Author: Jill Rohrbach

Clinton will hold its first Wild Game Cook-off on Sept. 30 at Archey Fork Park. Deer, turkey, rabbit, opossum, squirrel – anything is fair game for this new event that planners intend to hold annually. Chefs can enter the cook-off and compete for cash prizes – $200 for first place; $125 for second place; $175 …
Hunting in Arkansas Autumn is one of the busiest seasons for camouflage-clad outdoors men and women hunting in Arkansas. “When fall comes around everyone, obviously, thinks about football whether it’s high school, college, or whatever,” says Steve “Wildman” Wilson, former public affairs coordinator for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. “But it’s also the kick-off …
What is it about that 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 …