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UA announces 'street fest' on Razorback gamedays

by NWA Online on

The UA athletic department announced on Monday the rollout of a series of "improved elements to the game day experience," starting with what the department is calling the "HogTown Street Festival" on Saturdays at Reynolds Razorback Stadium.... Read full article

All Aboard! Trains arrive at Rogers Historical Museum

by Becca Martin-Brown on

"The history of Rogers and Northwest Arkansas is inextricably tied to the railroad that cuts through it running north and south," says Terrilyn Wendling, interim director of the Rogers Historical Museum. ... Read full article

TheatreSquared opens its doors in downtown Fayetteville

by Stacy Ryburn on

Just like that, the confetti fell Thursday and two years of construction came to a close with the unveiling of the new TheatreSquared. About 500 people witnessed the venue's first official night out on the town. ... Read full article

Vintage treasure found in eye of the beholder

by Lara Hightower on

With the huge red barn and the gentle sound of cattle lowing in the background, the Junk Ranch delivers exactly what its website promises: a country barn sale.... Read full article

Juggling festival hits new heights in Eureka

by Lara Hightower on

Northwest Arkansas Juggling Festival, which runs May 10-12 is part of the May Festival of the Arts in Eureka Springs.... Read full article

May Festival of the Arts blends new with tried and true

by Becca Martin-Brown on

May Festival of the Arts is a tradition among locals, regionals and repeat visitors. Over the past several years, it has also become an international attraction for Eureka Springs. ... Read full article

Springfest seeks return to simpler times on Dickson

by Becca Martin-Brown on

In the 36 years since it was founded in 1983, Springfest has happened 34 times, in spite of weather crises like "thunder snow" and the challenges of the changing face of Dickson Street.... Read full article

AMP hosts one of largest seasons yet

by Jocelyn Murphy on

So far, 25 musical acts, two films in concert and one comedian are packed tight into the Cox Concert Series in the next few months, and a few more announcements are on the way.... Read full article

Unique skill brings juggler to Festival of Wonder

by Becca Martin-Brown on

Looking like an hourglass without the frame, the diabolo -- pronounced dee-uh-BO-lo -- is derived from the Chinese yo-yo.... Read full article

Festival of Wonder designed to defy expectations

by Becca Martin-Brown on

Silver Dollar City calls it the Festival of Wonder, but Rex Burdette, one of the creative minds behind it, might have named it something different, he says -- maybe "The World's Got Talent" or "Nobody Can Really Do That -- Can They?"... Read full article