Onyx Cave – Arkansas’ Oldest Show Cave

December 20, 2019 by Corey A. Edwards

Onyx Cave ArkansasCome explore Arkansas’ oldest show cave. Onyx Cave, just outside Eureka Springs, AR has been attracting tourists since 1893!

Arkansas is riddled with naturally occurring caves. They can be found all over the state. Some are big and some are small but all of them are fascinating to those of us who like caves. If you consider yourself a cave lover, you won’t want to miss a chance to explore one of Arkansas’ the oldest show caves, Onyx Cave.

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Attend Ozark Folk Festival 2019

October 13, 2019 by Corey A. Edwards

Ozark Folk Festival 2019The upcoming, Original Ozark Folk Festival is America’s longest, continuously running folk festival. Ozark Folk Festival 2019 marks the beloved tradition’s 72nd anniversary. Come see what all the fuss is about November 6th through the 10th in Eureka Springs, AR!

Eureka Springs’ Ozark Folk Festival has been an autumn tradition since 1948. The festival is a showcase of folk music mountain music in the Ozark tradition, often performed on handcrafted instruments. You’ll also be treated to big name, national acts, like headliners, The Ozark Mountain Daredevils and Marty Stuart.

This year’s event includes nearly 30 performances, many of which are free!

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Discover Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

January 26, 2019 by Corey A. Edwards

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge in Eureka Springs, ARTurpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, in Eureka Springs, AR isn’t just the largest big cat sanctuary in the country, it’s one of the largest in the world!

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge (TCWR) rescues and provides forever homes to abused, abandoned, and neglected big cats. Their 459-acre facility can house – and does house – more than 100 of the big animals at one time. Though the emphasis is on big cats, they’re also home to exotic animals like bears, coatimundi, and macaques.

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Hillberry Music Festival 2018 – The Harvest Moon Music Festival 2018

September 21, 2018 by Corey A. Edwards

Hillberry Music Festival 2018Come out to Eureka Springs, AR for the 5th annual Hillberry Music Festival 2018! October 11th through the 14th, 2018 at “The Farm” in the Ozarks of Eureka Springs.

Hillberry Music Festival is a 4-day, annual music experience held right here in the Ozarks, just ten miles outside Eureka Springs. The festival kicks off Thursday night at 6pm and continues on into the wee hours every night through Sunday.

This years event features headliners Railroad Earth on two nights and a host of others, including Trampled By Turtles, Sam Bush, Lettuce, and The Wood Brothers.

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Experience Arkansas’ Thorncrown Chapel

December 21, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Thorncrown ChapelThorncrown Chapel, nestled in the woods just outside of Eureka Springs, on Highway 62 West, is an architectural marvel of glass and natural materials that will spark the adoration and fascination of any visitor, no matter their beliefs (or lack thereof).

An angled structure of glass and wood rising up a magnificent forty-eight feet into the Ozark sky, the woodland sanctuary of Thorncrown Chapel draws both the penitent and the secular with its majestic beauty.

Built in 1980, Thorncrown Chapel was designed by world renowned architect and apprentice to Frank Lloyd Wright, E. Fay Jones. It is composed of all organic materials, with the only steel in the structure being the diamond shaped patterns in its wooden trusses. In fact, Fay designed the structure around the requirement that no structural element used could be bigger than what two men could carry in through the woods.

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Visit Cosmic Cavern!

January 21, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

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Stalactites and bottomless lakes await you in Arkansas’ Cosmic Cavern!

There’s nothing quite as intriguing as an opening in the earth leading deep underground. What will you find there? What can you see? Well, at Cosmic Cavern in Berryville, AR, you’ll find out!

Located half-way between Eureka Springs, Arkansas and Branson, Missouri, Cosmic Cavern is one of America’s top “Must See” caves, containing an amazing and surprising underground world of stalactites, stalagmites, bottomless lakes, blind cave trout, and salamanders.

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