This $1 Million Treehouse at Garvan Woodland Gardens is Every Kid’s Dream

Garvan Woodland Gardens announced a new addition to its Evans Children’s Adventure Garden: a $1 million treehouse. The 1.5-acre Evans Children’s Adventure Garden currently features interactive garden rocks that encourage exploration, a 12-foot waterfall, man-made cave, bridge made of tree branches, maze made of rocks and more, to inspire children to explore and learn about their natural…

October’s Top 10 Things to Do

1. Dan Steinhilber: Artist-in-Residence Conway Through Oct. 23: Enjoy the work of sculptor Dan Steinhilber, whose work was recently exhibited in Washington, D.C. He brings his outstanding talent to the University of Central Arkansas with exhibits inside — “Primary Developments” — and out with a public art installation titled “Dark Matter.” (501) 450-5793 | uca.edu/art/baum 2.…

Float the Buffalo

By Gary Alderson   Photos by Gary Alderson When I close my eyes & I go to what I call “My Happy Place” I see myself somewhere along the beautiful Buffalo National River. It seems that I can always find my peace there. It being located in the Ozark Mountains of Northern Arkansas and I being from…

Walnut Ridge Celebrates the Town’s Musical Heritage with Beatles at the Ridge Festival on Sept. 18-19

Kimberly J. Williams, travel writer Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism It started in September 1964. Four young men from Liverpool needed some rest and relaxation. It had been a stellar year for the guys – John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. In August, the foursome, known worldwide as the Beatles, returned…