Posts by Author: Jill Rohrbach

Registration is now open for Mount Sequoyah Retreat Center’s summer youth programs. Located on scenic Mount Sequoyah in Fayetteville, the center offers day camps for kids ages 5 to 12 from June through August. Offerings include: June 12-16: Camp Sequoyah Sports featuring lacrosse, soccer, volleyball, tennis, basketball, football, Frisbee, and more. Kids will play their favorite sports and try …
The Museum of Native American History in Bentonville will host its debut Native American Cultural Symposium and Outdoor Film Series on June 2 – 4 with the theme, “The Wisdom of Black Elk’s Reunification Prophecies and Environmental Awareness.” The Symposium will feature noted speakers, authors, and performers, including: Gayle Ross, direct descendant of legendary Cherokee …
The 30th annual Ozark Mountain UFO Conference is set for April 14-16 at the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks in Eureka Springs. The conference got its start in the late 80s, when the late Ufologist Lucius O. Farish found the Ozark UFO Conference as a gathering place for top experts and investigators in the …
For the 5th year in a row, Buffalo National River Partners are offering an exploration of historic cemeteries. This year’s event starts at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 8. Local researcher and author, Abby Burnett, will be the guide through Kings, Reese, Whitehouse, and Mt. Zion cemeteries in Washington County. On the tour, you’ll learn about …
Set for May 2 – 7, the 2017 Bentonville Film Festival will include an inspiring lineup of narrative and documentary film screenings, industry-focused panel discussions, musical performances, celebrity spotlight events and much more. The annual family favorite, community event, “A League of Their Own” softball game will also return to celebrate that film’s 25th anniversary. BFF …
The Mark and Arlene Martin Hope for Arkansas Foundation will host its 13th annual Mark Martin Fan Appreciation Days on April 27- 29 in Batesville. Mark Martin and other NASCAR legends, including Tony Stewart and Bill Elliott, will be at Fan Appreciation Days signing autographs. Stewart will greet the public from noon to 1:30 p.m. …
Get ready for some great blues and zydeco, a slide guitar master, and the 2016 winner of the New Folk Award at the Kerrville Folk Festival when The Lyric Theater in Harrison hosts three concerts this spring. First is the blues and zydeco band Sunpie Barnes and the Louisiana Sunspots at 7 p.m. on March …
NOTE: The Calico Rock Museum & Visitor Center announced today (Wednesday, March 8) that it is canceling the 2017 Bootlegger Daze due to the weather forecast for Saturday of a 100% chance of rain and a high of 39 degrees.  ———————————————— The town of Calico Rock officially kicks off its tourism season with its annual Bootlegger …