ARKANSAS’ OZARK GATEWAY REGION
A region defined by its natural beauty, enriched by the creactivity and generosity of its residents, and enjoyed by thousands of visitors each year. Our region covers eight unique counties, each with its own history, heritage, events, and attractions.
POWHATAN -- Powhatan and northeast Arkansas have a long, rich history, so it only makes sense that there are probably a few ghosts still wandering around. Century-old buildings, the Black River and old cemeteries play host to a number of Powhatan’s ghost stories,...read more
SALEM -- The second annual Ozarks Sports and Outdoor Expo will be held on March 30 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds in Salem and vendor applications are being accepted. In addition to the fairgrounds the Salem City Park Lake and the Fulton County Trap Range, will be...read more
BATESVILLE -- The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of phase one of the Independence County regional wayfinding program. The wayfinding program was developed through the IMPACT Tourism Committee...read more