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Lookout Point Monthly Tea

September 19th, 2009 by Ray Rosset

It’s approaching that time of the month again.  Time for tea!  Lookout Point will be hosting our monthly tea on Thursday, October 24nd starting at 2:00 pm.  If you haven’t reserved your spot for this month’s tea, it’s not too late.  Enjoy an afternoon with a variety of delicious teas, homemade scones, desserts, and finger sandwiches.  The cost of the tea is $20.00.  Call the inn today to reserve your delightful afternoon at Lookout Point!

September Winner of Lookout Point Lakeside Inn’s Laid-off Getaway Giveaway Package Announced

September 3rd, 2009 by Ray Rosset

Need to relax?

Need to relax?

Lookout Point Lakeside  proudly announces the September winner of the monthly Laid-Off Getaway Giveaway package.  Tiffany and her husband, from Texas, won the two night package.  Her letter and story touched at our heartstrings, and we are honored to provide a place of relaxation and romance for them.

The Laid-Off Getaway Giveaway continues through the end of 2009, with one package given each month.  The package includes a two night stay for two persons at the inn on Sunday-Thursday nights, gourmet breakfast each morning, and the chance to spend wonderful time together as you are pampered by the staff of Lookout Point.

To qualify, you must be laid-off from employment, and provide the contact number of the employer in order to verify the layoff.  To apply, simply send an e-mail to Lookout Point Lakeside Inn innkeeper@lookoutpointinn.com, and include why you should be the winner of the Laid-Off package.

Balloon Rally in Hot Springs

September 2nd, 2009 by Ray Rosset

October is a great month to plan your visit to Hot Springs, Arkansas.  The leaves and landscapes of Arkansas are breathtaking!  Also, October the month to enjoy the Legends Balloon Rally.  This rally is perfect for the whole family.  This outdoor event began in 2008 and will be held at the Hot Springs Memorial Field Airport.  On Friday evening, October 9, 25 spectacular hot air balloons from all over the country will be tethered to the ground for the magnificent balloon glow.  Musical guests for this fun-filled weekend include Tracy Byrd, the Grand Funk Railroad, and Arkansas natives, Justin Moore and Tracy Lawrence.  This event will be held this year in conjunction with Tracy Byrd’s All American Outdoor Weekend.  Bring your own chairs and head to Hot Springs for this amazing balloon rally.  The airport area is open to the public on Friday the 9th at 4:30 p.m.

-Kyrie

Hot Springs Music

August 26th, 2009 by Ray Rosset

Come to Hot Springs to enjoy a fun presentation by the Fun City Barbershop Chorus on Saturday, August 29th at 6:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 132 Abbott Place.  The barbershop chorus will present a spiritual and patriotic dinner show.  The group will perform gospel songs and welcome Jordyn Spakes for a rendition of “Amazing Grace.”  The chorus will also perform a medley of songs and “The Battle Hymn of the Republic,” along with a special arrangement of “America, the Beautiful” to close the show.  Tickets cost $20 and seating is limited.  The Fun City Chorus meets Mondays in the Fellowship Hall of Westminster Presbyterian Church and welcomes male singers of all ages.  Don’t miss this night of music and fun.  Book your room now at Lookout Point to be close to all the action!

-Kyrie  

Hot Springs Film Festival

August 22nd, 2009 by Ray Rosset

Come experience one of the largest multicultural and intergenerational attractions in Hot Springs, the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival.  Stay with us at Lookout Point for this event. 

 The upcoming festival, held October 16th-25 at the historic Malco Theatre in downtown Hot Springs., remains the only film institute in the United States dedicated solely to the documentary film genre.   The festival was incorporated as a non-profit organization in 1992. 

 The Festival shapes the identity of Arkansas nationally and internationally.  The Festival committee views nearly 1,000 films submitted from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, and selects 100 to be viewed each year. 

For more information on this festival and a calendar of the films and the times visit the Festival’s website http://www.hsdfi.org

The inn is located about 7 miles from the downtown area, which makes us a perfect locations to stay and enjoy this wonderful event.

-Kyrie

Garden Wedding by the Waterfalls, Hot Springs

July 24th, 2009 by Ray Rosset

Lovely lakeside wedding

At Lookout Point Lakeside Inn, we were honored to welcome Allen & Sherian.  What a joy to host their touching wedding, and witness the great tenderness they share with one another!   Life is certainly a journey, full of many surprises along the way.

Thank you, Sherian and Alan, for choosing Lookout Point!  We wish you great joy and blessings in your marriage.

Cooking at Lookout Point in Hot Springs

July 16th, 2009 by Ray Rosset

The new Lookout Point cookbooks, “Abundant Gratitude II,”  have finally arrived.  The first “Abundant Gratitude” appeared in 2004.  Over the years new recipes have been served for breakfast, and guest began requesting that another cookbook should be made.  So Kristie created a second collection of yummy recipes.  This cookbook reflects the nature of the life and work at Lookout Point. 

New cookbooks can be purchased for $18 at the inn, or you can call the inn at 501-525-6155 and we would be delighted to mail you an “Abundant Gratitude II.”

We look forward to sharing our new recipes with you.  Let us know what your favorite Lookout Point recipe is.  We would love to hear about it!

-Kyrie

Things to do in Hot Springs, Arkansas

July 10th, 2009 by Ray Rosset

Lookout Point is located only about 7 1/2 miles from Downtown Hot Springs.  Because of our convenient location guests are close to all the exciting activities that go on in Hot Springs. 

July 10th and 11th, the Hot Springs convention center will be hosting Quiltfest 2009-“Peaceful Creations.”  Quilt lovers from all over can come to Hot Springs and enjoy the two day show of quilts from Hot Springs and surrounding areas.  Admission is $5. 

On Saturday, July 11th, the Arlington will the 8th annual smooth jazz concert featuring Grady Nichols and his band.  This event is a fundraiser for the Lupus Foundation – Arkansas Chapter. Doors open at 6:30pm, and the shows starts 7:15pm. Admission: $20 in advance and $25.00 at door.

Magic Springs summer concert series presents Sara Evans on July 11th at the Timberwood Amphitheater.  March of Dimes will have their March for Babies Walk on July 11th.  The walk will start at Entergy park. 

On Tuesday, July 14th, Garvan Gardens will host their monthly tea at 3 p.m. in the Pratt welcome center of on the Veranda.  Enjoy traditional English tea, including tasty scones, crumpets, finger sandwiches and delectable desserts.  Cost is $15 for members and $18 for non-members. Seating is limited, and pre-payment  is required.

“Steel Magnolias” will be playing at the Pocket Theatre in downtown Hot Springs July 16th-26th.

July 17th the Antique/boutique walk will take place on the 100 block of Central Avenue in downtown Hot Springs.  The walk is the place to be for that one-of-a-kind treasure, antiques, fine art, clothing, dazzling jewelry, specialty foods, plus unique gifts for the home and garden.

Come stay with us this week at Lookout Point.  Call Kristie at Lookout Point or book online.  You do not want to miss out on all the exciting events in Hot Springs this week.  If you know of any events in Hot Springs that weren’t mentioned be sure and let us know!

-Kyrie

Lookout Point In the News

July 2nd, 2009 by Ray Rosset

The Saint Louis Dispatch featured an article about Lookout Point in their publication last week.  The author of the article, Jim Winnerman, stayed at Lookout Point to research for his article.  The article gives a wonderful overview of the inn, our rooms, and different amenities we offer.  We are very delighted to have this type of recognition in this publication. 

We look forward to future publications that highlight what Lookout Point has to offer.  Thank you Jim for such a wonderful piece.  To book a room or for more information about the inn call Kristie at 501-525-6155, or visit our website!

 

-Kyrie Lantz

Jumping Rocks Photo Shoot at Lookout Point

May 30th, 2009 by Ray Rosset

Matthew Lovette and Mark Smith, the creative geniuses of Jumping Rocks Photography, recently completed a second photo shoot for the inn.   Since their last visit 3 years ago, we’ve added the Hot Springs King Suite, Mountain View Cozy Room, the Lakeview Terrace condo, plus significantly rearranged the Romance King Suite.

Capturing great images at Lookout Point

Capturing great images at Lookout Point

Besides being great photographers, these guys are two of the kindest people in the world.  We just love having them around.  They captured incredible photos (soon to be placed on our website) of the new rooms, and also great photos of the gardens in springtime.    Abundant thanks to Matthew & Mark!

Lookout Point garden stairs

Lookout Point garden stairs

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