First Ever 8th Annual World’s Shortest St. Patricks Day Parade!

That’s right! The First Ever 8th Annual World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held in Hot Springs, Arkansas on March 17th. But don’t think that something so short isn’t worth your time. The Leprechauns will not take that lightly! The event is recognized by the Southeast Tourism Society as one of the top … Read More

Hot Springs Motorcycle Rally Sept 9-11

Join thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts for the Hot Springs Rally, Sept. 9-11.  Included in the weekend activities are the parade through downtown Hot Springs, three concerts, bike show, and loads of fun.  The noise and events happen in downtown Hot Springs. Yet tucked away on the lake, you’ll find a haven of peace & quiet … Read More

Antique Motorcycle Cannonball Run Lands in Hot Springs

58 cyclists roar into Hot Springs, Arkansas on Sept. 16-18 for the Cannonball Endurance Run. Only pre-1916 motorcycles are allowed to participate in the race. The rally departs Kitty Hawk, N.C. on the east coast, and ends on the Santa Monica pier. The only day of rest for the motorcyclists is Sept 17 in Hot … Read More

Tulip Extravaganza at Garvan Woodland Gardens

Tulips.  100,000.  Every color, size and shape.  Really, it’s a drop-dead gorgeous stroll through the Garvan Gardens.   From now through April 4, the Tulip Extravanganza is in full bloom. Honestly, the beauty takes my breath away.  These gorgeous gardens herald hope, joy, and vitality. Of course, the gardens at Lookout Point are bursting forth with … Read More

Daffodils Days at Garvan Woodland Gardens

Nothing heralds the beginning of springtime like the first blooms of spring!  Last week on a walk in the park, Ray & I saw a proud, yellow jonquil and I immediately felt more hopeful. Hundreds of thousands of daffodils stand in full glory at the Garvan Gardens Daffodil Days.  From February 15 through March 7th, bask … Read More

Winter’s Beauty Arrives in Hot Springs

Winter scenes from the inn. Photo on left, a few days before the winter storm came through Arkansas.  The grass almost looks like a sandy beach! Last night a lovely dusting of snow fell, yet the roads were in great condition around the inn and to the south.  The birds are hungry and crowding the many … Read More

American Idol – Lookout Point Connection Tonight!

Check out American Idol tonight to see Stephanie Daulong auditioning in Dallas.  How is Stephanie connected to Lookout Point, you ask?  She’s the daughter of the hardest working man in Hot Springs:  our gardener and friend, Pat Daulong.  Stephanie’s beautiful voice should take her a long way in the AI competition. Although we’ve never heard … Read More