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The Top Trout Fishing Spots in Arkansas

Thinking about going fishing in Arkansas? Arkansas is a beautiful part of the world. To add to that, there are a large number of fishing opportunities within the state. Trout aren’t native to Arkansas, but since their release in 1960, the population has exploded. In this article, we teamed up with the people at Fly…

summer

Summer at Crystal Bridges: Art, Nature, Color & More

Summer at Crystal Bridges: Art, Nature, Color & More This summer, Crystal Bridges invites you to explore indoor and outdoor exhibitions, art, sculpture, concerts, and more that will engage all your senses and inspire you to explore the natural world. Discover two special exhibitions Nature’s Nation: American Art and Environment: Similar to the mission of…

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Take a Ride on a Hot Air Balloon This Fall

Watching massive balloons lift off into the air and soar above packed crowds is a visceral experience. Every year, hot air balloonists converge on Harrison to attend the annual Arkansas Hot Air Balloon State Championship. Founded in 1995, the Arkansas Hot Air Balloon State Championship has been delighting audiences of all ages for more than…

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Honoring Military Service and Dads

by Jeanne Rollberg With the 75th anniversary of D-Day celebrations in Europe behind us and Father’s Day this month, we’re reminded more than ever about the wonderful men in our families. Their military and other sacrifices throughout Arkansas and American history helped build a better world. How much do we actually know – to share…

bentonville

5 Things You Can’t Miss This Summer in Bentonville

Bentonville Square, with its pretty plot of green flanked by a courthouse, bank, and five-and-dime store, seems to shine brightest in the sunshine. Taking full advantage of the natural beauty of the Ozarks, now is the perfect time to explore Bentonville. Whether for a weekend getaway or a quick day trip, Bentonville has something for…

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Museum of Discovery

Arkansas’ premier science center! The Museum of Discovery in Little Rock’s River Market district is a can’t miss attraction. The museum has several captivating exhibits that will enthrall the child in us all. Learn about how the body functions in the Amazing You gallery. Experience what it’s like to live through a tornado as Tornado…

Buffalo River

Arkansas Backstories: Buffalo River

by Joe David Rice Richard M. Nixon…. Orval E. Faubus…. William O. Douglas…. Three prominent players in 20th century American politics. All vilified on one occasion or another (or sometimes regularly), but vilified nevertheless by vastly different groups for vastly different rationales, mind you. One is a disgraced Republican president. Another a defiant Democratic governor…

Delta

Down in the Delta

By Caleb Talley Exploring the lesser-known gems of east Arkansas –  there’s much more than meets the eye Part 1 of 2 – The Upper Delta It’s been said inside the halls of the state capitol and the boardrooms of Fortune 500 companies: If we could just lose the Delta, Arkansas would be among the fastest-growing, most…