Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr in Hot Springs

Once again, we celebrate the birthday of one of our country’s great leaders, with the holiday on January 16. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. worked tirelessly in his short life for the equality of all people, and he endeavored to complete his mission nonviolently.  I believe if Dr. King were still with us, he’d encourage … Read More

Your Next Getaway: Holiday Recovery

Each year, the holidays are filled with many gatherings. Though these range in size, are filled with great food and amazing fellowship with friends and family, the weeks of gatherings and shopping leave me feeling overwhelmed. As a self-proclaimed introvert, I leave the holidays feeling like I need to recharge. The new year offers the opportunity to … Read More

We’re Off to the Races Starting January 13 in Hot Springs

There’s usually a lull after the holidays when all the lights are put away, the gifts exchanged and we’re contemplating-but-not-following a New Year’s diet. Not in Hot Springs! We’re gearing up for the exciting live thoroughbred racing season starting Jan. 13 at Oaklawn Racing & Gaming. Racing season runs 3-5 days each week and culminates April 15 with the … Read More

Give a Gift of Love This Holiday Season

Imagine waking up in the morning to beautiful views of Lake Hamilton, with atmospheric fog in the early winter morning or the garden beginning to bloom in spring. You are well-rested, and you can smell fresh coffee and breakfast being prepared. There is no rush to be anywhere, so you grab a cup of coffee and sit … Read More

Five Wonderful Winter Activities in Hot Springs, AR!

This little city of Hot Springs, and the surrounding area, never stops.  Each season offers spectacular activities, with winter no exception.  Wintertime is one of my favorite times in Arkansas, with the starkness of the trees, birdwatching, and exceptional hiking opportunities. Here’s a list of our top five winter experiences: Birdwatching.  A variety of birds … Read More

Celebrate Christmas With Live Theater in Arkansas

With the Inn decked out for the holidays, we are definitely getting into the Christmas spirit! One of our favorite things about this time of year is taking time to enjoy holiday performances with friends and family. For the next few weeks, there are two plays guaranteed to remind you of the spirit of the holiday, … Read More

Happy Thanksgiving From Your Friends at Lookout Point

From all of us at Lookout Point Lakeside Inn, we genuinely send greetings to you and yours for a Thanksgiving week filled with love and gratitude.  Whether you are surrounded with a rambunctious family, or spending a quiet holiday alone, we wish you all the very best. Here at the inn, we are especially grateful for: … Read More

Top 4 Hot Springs Holiday Concerts 2016

Music fills the air in November and December in Hot Springs with concerts all over town. The concerts range from big band to string ensembles to handbells to women’s barbershop chorus to flutes and more! We start celebrating before Thanksgiving and keep the music going until Christmas. With so many opportunities to get into the … Read More