Get Your Goat: Arkansas Goat Festival Returns to Perryville

After a brief break, the Arkansas Goat Festival is baaaaa-ck! On Saturday, October 1, goat parents and goat fans are invited to Perryville City Park for a “goat” time.   The Arkansas Goat Festival is a celebration of everything goat. The festival includes goat parades, goat costume contests, goat races and more activities goat-related.  …

Heaping Spoonful Podcast Pours Praise on Arkansas Food Scene

Ben E. Keith is a pretty familiar name in Arkansas, especially if you work in or know someone who is involved in the local food industry. Over the years, the food and beverage distribution company has sponsored songwriting festivals in Hot Springs and has been generally supportive of the evolving food scene culture in Arkansas…

ASO Announces Guest Conductors for Masterworks Concerts

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra (ASO), which performs more than sixty concerts and provides music education to over 30,000 school children each year, has announced its lineup of guest conductors for the 2022–2023 Masterworks season. Five of the six exceptional conductors will be making return visits to the Robinson Center stage.   “Our guest conductors have…

The Best Fourth of July Events in Arkansas 2022

The Best Fourth of July Events in Arkansas 2022   While pet parents are sound-proofing, escape-blocking and comfort-readying their homes, singles, couples and families of all sizes are preparing for a weekend of hot food, cold treats and fireworks. Locations all over the state are hosting parties and festivals to commemorate the Fourth of July,…