Southwestern Regional Rendezvous in Leslie

The Ozark Mountain town of Leslie hosts the 31st annual Southwestern Regional Rendezvous Friday, March 13 through Saturday, March 21. The rendezvous is a pre-1840s American Fur Trade era re-enactment. It’s been about 10 years since Arkansas has hosted this

Women’s Suffrage Movement Film

Iron-Jawed Angels, a 2004 HBO film starring Hillary Swank and Anjelica Huston and highlighting the American women’s suffrage movement in the 1910s, will be shown at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale on Saturday, March 7 at 11:00

Naturals FanFest Is Saturday, March 7

It’s time to get excited about the Northwest Arkansas Naturals baseball season with FanFest from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 7 at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale. The first 500 people receive free food and refreshments; otherwise, the

Camden Daffodil Festival is March 6-7

One of the largest festivals in the state dedicated to daffodils takes place in Camden during the Camden Daffodil Festival. This year the festival is set for March 6-7. According to Amanda Wunnenburg, Camden Daffodil Festival Vice Chair, the festival

Reenacting the Battle of Helena

The Delta Cultural Center in Helena-West Helena marks the 152nd anniversary of the Battle of Helena on March 13-15. The three-day event includes a reenactment of the 1863 Civil War battle that took place in the river town. The Delta

Fordyce Bathhouse Turns 100

The Fordyce on Bathhouse Row in Hot Springs National Park turns 100 this year. Bathhouse Row is a National Historic Landmark District and eight picturesque and historic bathhouses are located there, including the Fordyce, which serves as the park’s visitor

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge in Eureka Springs

Turpentine Creek is one of the very few USDA-licensed facilities for large carnivores in the U.S.  It rescues neglected or unwanted big cats and provides them with a safe home in a caring environment on a 450-acre ranch. Each of

Maya Angelou to be featured on U.S. Postage Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service has announced that African-American poet, author, actress, and singer Maya Angelou will be honored with a Forever Stamp. “Maya Angelou inspired our nation through a life of advocacy and through her many contributions to the written

Little Rock Marathon Weekend!

This Sunday, March 1, Arkansas’s capital city will be the scene of the Little Rock Marathon. The marathon is a big draw for tourism in the state and is well known in the running world for giving the world’s largest

Newport Hosts 7th Annual Delta Visual Arts Show on Feb. 28

The Blue Bridge Center for the Delta Arts in Newport hosts the 7th annual Delta Visual Arts Show on Feb. 28. One of the largest fine arts shows in The Natural State, the event features the work of over 190