Bikes, Blues, & BBQ Motorcycle Rally Set for Sept. 23-26

Bikes, Blues, & BBQ may be a motorcycle rally, but there’s plenty to do for riders and non-riders alike. Set for Sept. 23-26 in Fayetteville, here’s what to look forward to in each of the three Bs. Bikes Hundreds of

KBBF Barbecue Cook-off Now Sanctioned by Kansas City Barbecue Society

The barbecue cook-off at the King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena-West Helena has always been a fun, popular, and downright tasty part of the annual event. But this year, it’s going to be even better. This October’s cook-off has been

What You Need to Know About the Fayetteville Roots Festival

Held at the Town Center on the historic downtown square, the Fayetteville Roots Festival is a four day urban music festival celebrating music, food and culture. It starts next week on Thursday, Aug. 27. Here’s what you need to know

Mastering the Dutch Oven

Learn the art of Dutch oven cooking, or sharpen your skills from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 15 at Devil’s Dens State Park in West Fork. The workshop will teach proper use and maintenance of these unique camp

Watermelon Fest Features New Events and Shenandoah

Cave City bills itself as having the “world’s sweetest melons,” which it shares and celebrates each year during its Watermelon Festival. The 36th annual event is set for Aug. 6-8 and will feature new events and Grammy award-winning band Shenandoah.

Purple Ice Cream!! Cowabunga!

There are very few family friendly restaurants, short of those with arcade games or fast food joints, in Little Rock. The Purple Cow is one of the exceptions. Very family oriented, the restaurant has been a staple on the Capital

Come Hungry to the 1st Arkansas Steak Cook-Off July 18

Benton is getting in on cooking competitions with the inaugural Arkansas Steak Cook-Off Championship on July 18. (This is not to be confused with the World Championship Steak Cook-Off held in Magnolia in May.) The new Benton Event Center is

Main Street Helena Hosts Beer Tasting Event on Friday Evening

Head to Helena-West Helena on Friday, May 8, for Main Street Helena’s 2015 Beer Tasting, featuring the beer of Arkansas’s own Diamond Bear Brewery. The event is being held at the Manchester on Biscuit Row, located at 320 Phillips St.

Billy Sims to Visit His Bentonville Restaurant

If you’re a fan of Billy Sims, former Detroit Lions running back and Heisman Trophy winner, you have a chance to meet him this weekend. Sims will host a Guest Appreciation Day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May

Mississippi River State Park Announces April Events

April is a great time to get out and enjoy our Arkansas State Parks. The Mississippi River State Park in Marianna is offering several fun events this month. On Saturday, April 11, the park is hosting a Great American Clean-up