Stone County Invites you to visit starting today! Folk Festival, Loco Ropes, Ozark Folk Center, Blanchard Caverns, Fishing, Trail Rides – FAMILY FRIENDLY!


Permanent vacations start today at Mountain View and all of Stone County!  Come alone or bring a big family, you will find so much to do and see you won’t want to leave, and you will certainly be back!

There are creeks and rivers to be visited and fished and kayaked, the great Blanchard Caverns to be toured, and take a wild ride on Loco Ropes for a hair-raising adventure!  No matter what your hobbies are, you will find all you want right here in Mountain View and Stone County.






Concerts – Workshops – Feasts – Festivals – There’s always something great going on at The Ozark Folk Center.   The Ozark Folk Center is now open for the season with Craft Village, Skillet Restaurant, Gift Shop, Smokehouse, General Store.  Family fun and food and culture! You may spend hours or several days here and never experience it all.

Downtown Mountain View is where you need to be this weekend. 56th Annual Spring Folk Festival starts Friday, April 20, celebration featuring handmade crafts, frontier life demonstrations, a parade, lots of “folk, mountain and bluegrass” music, dancing on the Courthouse Square and delicious food. A great family fun event! The Ozark Folk Center open for the season has free admission to the Crafts Village during this weekend. Free Shuttle from downtown to the Ozark Folk Center on Saturday.  There is shopping and eating all around the square and live music in every little pocket, porch or patch of space.  Special singing and a parade will all be going  this weekend!  Family fun!

April 27 and 28th is the Dulcimer Festival, with workshops, jams and special concerts for all!

Loco Ropes is located right by the Ozark Folk Center, and there will be flying through the air fun and laughter filling the air.  Be sure and don’t miss this opportunity, you can’t find these places just anywhere.


Mountain View is known for its music, scenic beauty and family events!  Be sure and visit Mountain View Chamber web site and Facebook pages as well as Ozark Folk Center for specifics.

This is a favorite place to be for many folks, so come on over!!