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.
Summertime Adventure in Arkansas The Natural State is open for business The warm months have arrived, bringing with them longer days and the promise of new family memories to be made. An affordable getaway to The Natural State is the perfect excuse to soak up all the...read more
Independence County Library Hosts Epic Summer Activities Program for Teens BATESVILLE, AR – Teens can participate in daily programs this summer at the Independence County Library. Kristy Horton, Teen Programs Coordinator, says there is something for all teens this...read more
The annual Batesville Canoe and Kayak Race will be held June 15. The 8-mile course race will start at Lock 2 at Locust Grove and finish at the White River Bridge at Batesville. Registration will be from at 8 to 9 a.m. at Lock 2. Watercraft need to be at water’s edge...read more