Ten Unforgettable Places to Visit in Arkansas
Arkansas Razorbacks (Fayetteville, Arkansas)
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Arkansas Razorbacks (College Football)
The Razorbacks have been entertaining fans since they were formed in 1894. Fans of college football will have a blast attending a Razorbacks game. If you can't attend I suggest going to a tailgate party outside the stadium before the start of home games.
Do not wear another teams jersey or colors into the stadium or else! Just kidding. The half time shows are entertaining and music always plays during timeouts to keep the stadium bouncing.
WildRiver Country (North Little Rock, Arkansas)
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Wild River Country WaterPark
The water park opened for business in 1985 and it has 12 total slides, wave pool, lazy river, kids rides, swimming pools, and a water maze. A beach area with sand is located by the wave pool and it's a good spot to chill and get a tan.
Also, Wild River Country has several restaurants and a shaded area for those wanting out of the heat. Several misters are spread out over the park to keep patrons cool during their swimming excursion.
Location of The Little Rock Zoo (Little Rock, Arkansas)
Leopard at The Little Rock Zoo
Little Rock Zoo
Arkansas founded the Little Rock Zoo in 1926 and it's home to over 700 animals on 33 acres. The Zoo has elephants, tigers, ions, gorillas and polar bears just to name a few of the animals residing at this zoo.
The park has a train that cruises the entire park, petting zoo and a few eating spots. The food is average at best but they allow picnics on site. The Reptile section is neat because the displays are located inside of a cave looking area to wLk through.
Riverfront Park (Little Rock, Arkansas)
Eureka Springs Haunted Tours
The River Front Park hosts an annual music festival that lasts four days and has talent from all over the world come perform their hits to the crowd. Music ranging from rock and hip hop to country music and heavy metal.
Vendors set up selling food and merchandise. Lots of the time you can actually get up close to the performers and sometimes meet one or two of the famous ones.
Ghost tours are a big part of Eureka Springs which is thought to have many haunted places including several hotels, areas near the highway and a cemetery.
Haunted tours uses a tour guide to take you into the legend and let you know all the spooky details as you take a ride from one haunted spot to the next.
Great Tasting Arkansas Restaurants
Arthur's Prime Steak House
Whole Hog Cafe
Bob and Ellie
Bobby's Country Cookin
Gangster Museum of America (Hot Springs, Arkansas)
The Gangster Museum of America
The Gangster Museum is located in Hot Springs, Colorado and it has mafia and gangster relics and items from their lie of crime and also their personal belongings. Lots of pictures and video presentations are in the halls and if you a fan of mob and gangster type stuff from the past then you'll love this place.
Some items are just replicas of the real thing with the story being the focus of the display.
Intrigue Theater (Eureka Springs, Arkansas)
Intrigue Theater (Magic Show)
The Medium and the Illusionist says it all. This show sic fan and family friendly paranormal event more so than a magic show and it's simply breathtaking. The duo interacts well with the audience and the tricks they do look so real.
zIts definitely a memory to share with family and never forget. The two paranormal entertainers really get into the heads of he audience and they know how to keep your attention.
Fourche Creek Wetlands (Little Rock, Arkansas)
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Fourche Creek Wetlands (Nations Oldest Wetlands)
Fourche Creek is the oldest wetland in America and it supports fauna and flora. People come from schools across the US. to study and observe the Wetlands and how it works.
Lots of folks use canoes to paddle along the water safely.
Open Mic at The Looney Bin Comedy Club
Looney Bin Comedy Club (Little Rock, Arkansas)
The Looney Bin Comedy Club
Looney Bin opened it's doors in 1993 and has gotten bigger and better each year. Once a week on Wednesday they have open mic night for amateur comedians to audition if you will. Famous stand up acts from all over the United States have made appearances at the club.
The seating is nice because the chairs are cushioned. Table seating is the best and the food actually taste pretty good. Just know of you heckle a performer or sit to close the stand up act will make you the bunt of his jokes.
Rodeo of the Ozarks (Springdale, Arkansas)
Rodeo of the Ozarks
The Rodeo, which takes place each year in Springdale, Arkansas, has professional bull riders and non top entertainment with music, food and bull riding competitions.
For over 70 years skilled Cowboys have been trying their luck with the live stok with mixed success. The tickets are cheap and the build up to the event is as fun as the event itself.
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