Hot Springs, Arkansas Colorful Past, Present and Future

Hot Springs is rife with an interesting history starting with the Native American inhabitants before the first Europeans arrived. The Native Americans referred to this area as Valley of the Vapors and they obviously understood the significance of the hot springs, befitting from the healing of the hot mineral waters. In the mid-1500s Spanish and … Read More

Check Out the Hot Springs AR Art Scene

Art abounds in Hot Springs from so many different venues. The atmosphere in Hot Springs is conducive to inspiring quite a few local artists. The medium varies but the art and galleries are quite impressive. Favorite Local Artists:   One of our favorite local artists, Robin Young, is not hard to find. Robin is one … Read More

Valley of the Vapors 2016 Hot Springs AR

The Valley of the Vapors Independent Music Festival is around the corner, from March 18-22, and we can’t wait to see all the musicians in the lineup. Each year, this festival showcases some of the best independent acts from around the country, as well as hosting workshops, and VIP parties. The festival officially kicks off … Read More

31 Hot Springs Adventures in 31 Days

In honor of the 31 days in March we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite things to do in Hot Springs, AR. Here are some highlights, in no particular order or ranking. Gallery Walk – March 4th Oaklawn Live Thoroughbred Racing Golf Alligator Farm Canoe/Kayak Superior Bathhouse Gangster Museum High School Basketball State … Read More

Top 5 Romantic Spots in Hot Springs AR

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, romance is on our mind more than ever. Hot Springs has great restaurants, gorgeous views, and a wide variety of activities, so we have narrowed down our Top 5 Favorite Romantic Spots in the area to help you plan a romantic getaway. 5. Grand Promenade – A brick walkway … Read More

Merry Christmas from Lookout Point

With the gratitude of Thanksgiving still present, Lookout Point is so excited to celebrate the joy of Christmas! The season is filled with love and laughter, miracles and compassion. It inspires us year-round to keep our hospitality at its best, just as the Innkeeper who found room in a manger for a wandering couple did once … Read More

Quirky Activities: AR Shorts Film Festival

On January 2, the 9th Annual Arkansas Shorts festival will be taking place at the Arlington. Low Key Arts, who is responsible for the Hot Water Hills and Valley of the Vapors indie music festivals, will be hosting the event. The AR Shorts Festival showcases short films made by Arkansas residents, from professionals to hobbyists … Read More

13th Annual Chili Cook Off & Christmas Lights Hot Springs AR

Every year, downtown Hot Springs prepares for the holidays with a community celebration, gorgeous lights, and tasty chili. The 13th Annual Chili Cook Off and Christmas Lighting will take place from 4-8 pm on Monday, November 23. You can enjoy all the chili your heart desires for $5, and it will take place at the … Read More