New Crystal Bridges exhibit explores Mexican-American border

Border Cantos is a timely, new and free exhibit now on view at Crystal Bridges.

Racing season opens at Oaklawn

Oaklawn is not only Arkansas's only Thoroughbred racing venue, it holds title as one of the top tracks in the nation. The venue, which is located at 2705 Central Avenue, is open year-round for simulcasting and electronic gaming operations and features live racing from January through mid-April. The 57-day live racing season began on January 13 this year.

Free fly fishing classes in Heber Springs

New to fly fishing and don't know where to start?

Florence Price, groundbreaking composer

Little Rock native Florence Price was the nation's first major African-American female composer. Lesser-known than her male counterpart, William Grant Still, Price is experiencing a renaissance.

Racing on the Cossatot

Unique whitewater event on the horizon

Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism names Henry Award finalists

The 2017 Henry Award winners will be revealed at the 43rd Annual Arkansas Governor’s Conference on Tourism to be held in Little Rock at the Statehouse Convention Center March 12-14, 2017. The awards ceremony will take place during the Governor’s Banquet on Tuesday, March 14, at noon. The Henry Awards honor Henri de Tonti, the man historians consider to be among the first “Arkansas Travelers.”

No shortage of fun this February

It may be a short month, February...but it's not short on things to do in the Arkansas Delta!

Season 32 line up for Arkansas Public Theatre announced

Classic and modern-classic plays and musicals fill out Arkansas Public Theatre's 32nd season

An open book: the Winthrop Rockefeller Collection

Winthrop Rockefeller was an enormous force for change in the state, and the materials he created before, during and after his 1966 inauguration are preserved and available for use at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's (UALR) Center for Arkansas History and Culture (CAHC).

The man who changed the course of Arkansas history


Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

For more than 40 years since his death, the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation has continued Governor Rockefeller's legacy to improve the lives of all Arkansans.

Never stop asking the big questions

The Winthrop Rockefeller Institute keeps the conversation going in a picturesque setting.

Farm-to-International leader

Winrock International began as a humble farm atop Petit Jean Mountain and has grown into a leading organization in international development.

The life of Winthrop Rockefeller

Fifty years ago, the inauguration of Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller contributed to a legacy of transformation in Arkansas.

Haralson, Smith to be inducted into Arkansas Tourism Hall of Fame

Chuck Haralson, former chief photographer for the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism, and author Ken Smith will be inducted into the Arkansas Tourism Hall of Fame. They will be honored during a luncheon Monday, March 13, 2017, at noon during the 43rd Annual Governor’s Conference on Tourism. The conference will be held in Little Rock at the Statehouse Convention Center March 12-14, 2017.

1.73-carat diamond found at Crater of Diamonds State Park

After nearly a year of searching the field at Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park as a team, two regular visitors discovered this year's third-largest diamond found at the park. Jack Pearadin, of Murfreesboro, Arkansas, and Doug Nelsen, of Winneconne, Wisconsin, found a 1.73-carat diamond on Sunday, December 11.

Start the year off with music

Winter is the perfect time to explore the natural stone shelters where native Arkansans once lived

Start the year off with music

January brings two classic music performances to the Delta

Happening Hot Springs Village

Hot Springs Village is around 15 miles from Hot Springs and holds title to being the largest gated community in the nation.

Crush your New Year's resolutions with Central Arkansas's State Parks

Meet all of your goals by making one simple resolution: spend more time outdoors