Tulips, More Tulips, and a Peacock at Garvan Gardens

The blooms are a couple of weeks early this year, and simply spectacular. Visit Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs, Arkansas to be amazed during the Tulips Extravaganza. The roaming peacock is worth the trip, too!  We’d love to have you stay at Lookout Point during your visit. It’s a great combination: a world class … Read More

New Look for Hotel Rooms Overlooking Lake Hamilton

At Lookout Point Lakeside Inn, we are constantly making changes and updating guest experiences. The conversion of the former Possum Grape Queen Room to the Paris Queen Room is complete. And we are so delighted with the changes!  In case you don’t know, all of our rooms are names after towns in Arkansas. There really … Read More

Catch the Big One (Al) on Hot Springs’ Lakes

In the great state of Arkansas, many people love to fish. Moms, dads, grandmas, grandpas and kids enjoy spending time on the lakes fishing. Each year our city has a Fishing Challenge on Lakes Hamilton and Catherine with cash awards totaling $86,000! The biggest award goes to the angler who catches Big Al. He hasn’t been … Read More

Gratitude Abounds at Lookout Point Lakeside Inn

Give thanks. Live in gratitude. These simple messages, if lived out, would make our world a much better place. So here’s my list of gratitude at this time of Thanksgiving. I understand that the only person that I can control is myself, so my hope is that you will be inspired to give thanks and … Read More

Hot Springs AR Wine & Food Fest

Hot Springs National Park is known for its many attributes–the historic district downtown, the Gallery Walk experience, gorgeous lakes and hiking trails, the exquisite Garvan Woodland Gardens, Magic Springs amusement park, and so much more. But it is also known for the quality of its local restaurants, and that list would not be complete without … Read More

Hot Springs AR Nightlife

Hot Springs National Park is known for a myriad of things–from art galleries and bathhouses to hiking trails and gorgeous gardens. But one of the gems in the city’s crown is the night life on Bathhouse Row. Here are some of our favorite spots downtown: Superior Bathhouse Brewery – The brewery is perfect for starting … Read More

Magic Springs 2015 Concert Series

Each year, the Magic Springs & Crystal Falls theme park brings in a list of talented artists to liven up the summer. Starting on May 30th, the concert series will kick off again at the Timberwood Ampitheater The Magic Springs Concerts 2015 kicks off with Randy Houser. It includes Newsboys, Family Force 5, Lecrae, Joan … Read More

Arkansas Champion Trees: An Artist’s Journey

We are fortunate to have many local artists in Hot Springs and one we continually hear about is Linda Williams Palmer. Linda is known for her photographs and color pencil drawings of the “Champion” trees in Arkansas. The Arkansas Forestry Commission has designated more than 125 Arkansas trees as “Champions,” which means they are the … Read More