Northwest

  • Region: Northwest
    AmazeumThe 45,000-SF project in Bentonville is aimed at children and families, emphasizing interactive art and science exhibits, including a climbable canopy structure, a "tinkering studio" for young inventors and an acre of outdoor space.CONTACT: J 209 NE 2nd St, 479-696-9280; www.Amazeum.org Arkansas & Missouri RailroadTravel through the Boston Mountains on vintage rail cars, trestles o ...
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    Back 40 Mountain Bike Trail, Bella Vista Region: Northwest  The Back 40 single track mountain bike trail in Bella Vista is a 40-mile trail system. The Back 40 Loop is the main trail within that system that circles the east side of the city. There isn’t really a starting point for the loop, but rather four trailheads for access — Buckingham Trailhead, Lake Ann Trailhead, Bear Hol ...
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  • Region: Northwest
    This month-long celebration of the arts in Eureka Springs celebrates its 30th year in 2017. Activities run throughout the entire month of May. There are dozens of special exhibits, artists’ receptions and demonstrations, and free music in Basin Spring Park. Special features include the ArtRageous Parade on May 6, and gallery strolls downtown every Saturday evening, plus the White Street Stud ...
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  • Region: Northwest
    As Fort Smith approaches its 200th birthday, the city’s bicentennial committee is making big plans to celebrate. A commemorative coffee table bicentennial book is in the works. The city will stage an event at Belle Pointe on Christmas Day of 2017 and then will celebrate the entirety of 2018 with special events in these areas: First Quarter: Arts and CultureSecond Quarter: Frontier Her ...
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  • Region: Northwest
    With roots in the 1800s, one of the oldest wineries in The Natural State is Wiederkehr Wine Cellars, located in the Arkansas River Valley. Atop St. Mary’s Mountain, the Wiederkehr family tradition of winemaking began in 1880 when Johann Andreas Wiederkehr and his family emigrated from Switzerland to America. The original hand-dug wine cellar, now the site of the Weinkeller Restaurant fe ...
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