Pickleball Championships Coming to Hot Springs

Pickleball is a hot sport in Hot Springs for all ages. Never heard of the game? It’s fun to play and great exercise for all skill levels, and the sport’s popularity has taken off throughout the country. Hot Springs hosts the Mid-America Indoor Pickleball Championships, with the tournament taking place March 24-26 at the Hot … Read More

State Basketball Finals March 9th-11th Return to Hot Springs

Come see some of the best basketball players in the state of Arkansas play for the state title. Hot Springs’ Bank of the Ozarks Arena will host the State Basketball Finals March 9th -11th. All divisions, 1A – 7A, will play their final game at Bank of the Ozarks Arena. The top two teams from … Read More

Rock Hounds Love Crystal Mining in Hot Springs

One Hot Springs gem that is often times overlooked is quartz mining. In fact, geologists have named Arkansas and Brazil as the best places in the world to find quality quartz crystals. In 1976, the quartz crystal was named the official Arkansas state mineral. The Ouachita Mountain surrounding Hot Springs was considered a mystical location … Read More

Summer at the Hot Springs Farmers Market

The Hot Springs Farmers Market supplies produce that is extremely healthy, plentiful and locally grown in early summer. In the last few seasons the Market has added Food Truck Friday on the last Friday of the month through October and Movies at the Market on Thursdays through July. All of the events at the Farmers Market are … Read More

Family Fun On the Playlist at 2016 Magic Springs Concert Series

The Magic Springs Concert Series is known for attracting a variety of musicians–from current pop and country to 80s and 90s hits to Christian artists. This year’s line up is sure to please the entire family, or be a lovely outing for two. Starting June 4th with Hunter Hayes (pictured above), the concert series will … Read More

A Day at the Races :: Arkansas Derby 2016

Could another Arkansas Derby winner pull off a Triple Crown victory this year?  Last year’s spectacular American Pharoah captured the Arkansas Derby, and stole our hearts as he went on to win the prestigious Triple Crown. Watching him race was nothing short of breath taking! This year’s Racing Festival of the South begins April 13, … Read More

Lookout Point Inn Cooking School :: 2016 Cooking Classes

Cooking Classes in 2016 Include Lots of Instruction and Fun We’ve had such a great time at the Lookout Point Inn Cooking School sharing our love of cooking with the wonderful people who’ve attended our classes. I’m not sure who has more fun, the staff or the attendees. We have a great line-up this year … 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