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 ...
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  • Region: Northwest
    8th Street Market, BentonvilleRegion: NorthwestFoodie fun continues to grow in this region as well. The 8th Street Market in Bentonville is a community-focused food hub where the anchor tenants and merchants serve each other, as well as the larger community. It is committed to becoming a model for creating economic growth by supporting small and midsize local farmers and real food entrepreneurs. H ...
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  • Region: Northwest
    Fort Smith celebrates its 200th birthday with big plans from the city’s bicentennial committee. A commemorative coffee table bicentennial book is available. The city staged an event at Belle Pointe on Christmas Day of 2017 and will celebrate the entirety of 2018 with special events in these areas: First Quarter: Arts and Culture Second Quarter: Frontier Heritage Third Quarter: ...
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  • Region: Northwest
    The 1862 Battle of Prairie Grove was the last time two armies of almost equal strength faced each other for supremacy in northwest Arkansas. When the Confederate Army withdrew, it was clear Missouri and northwest Arkansas would remain in Federal hands. Today, historic homes are located on the 838-acre Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park, which has a self-guided walking tour and driving tour. ...
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