Do you want content like this delivered to your inbox?
Share
Share

This Weekend in the River Valley

Shannon Foster

Shannon Foster may be somewhat new to the team, but she is by no means a real estate rookie!  A long term resident of the River Valley, in 2014 S...

Shannon Foster may be somewhat new to the team, but she is by no means a real estate rookie!  A long term resident of the River Valley, in 2014 S...

Jan 16 14 minutes read

TGIF! The weekend is here -- and with it, LOTS of activities to enjoy with family and friends all over the Arkansas River Valley. Have plans for the weekend? If you are looking for something to do, we have your go-to list every week right here on our blog! Here is what's happening this weekend in the Arkansas River Valley.

Whatever your plans, have a blessed weekend! Spend it with someone you love

#ItsMoreThanRealEstate


                                                


Friday, January 17, 2020



TypsyGypsy at The Old Bank!

Friday, January 17, 2020, from 8 PM – 11 PM
The Old Bank Sports Grill 220 W Main St, Russellville, Arkansas 72801
Hosted by TypsyGypsy and The Old Bank Sports Grill

Full band!
Marilyn Spencer, Jimmy Stengel, Ronnie Wurst, and Bruce Fowler!


The George Brothers Friday night

Friday, January 10, 2020, from 9 PM – 1 AM
Front Street Grill 115 S Front St, Dardanelle, Arkansas 72834
Hosted by  Front Street Grill

Friday night is Prime Rib night at Front Street Grill! Get an 8 oz dinner for $19.95 or 12 oz dinner for $22.95 served with your choice of 2 sides and fresh baked bread. The George Brothers are back and kick off the music at 9!


Game Night

Friday, January 17, 2020, from 5 - 7 pm
Dog Ear Books, 301 W Main St., Russellville, Arkansas 72801
Hosted by Dog Ear Books

Every Friday excluding Art Walk we will have Game Night from 5-7 pm. You can bring your own games or play ours. It is for any and all ages and free!

Atkins Library Storytime

Friday, January 17, 2020, from 10 AM – 11 AM & 4:30 PM – 5 PM
Atkins Centennial Library 216 NE 1st ST, Atkins, Arkansas 72823
Hosted by  Atkins Centennial Library and Pope County Library System

Join us at the Atkins Centennial Library for storytime every Friday at 10 am and 4:30pm.  All ages are welcome but programs are designed for preschoolers.  

Hobbys Host a Hilltop Hoedown

Friday, January 17, 2020, at 4 PM – Jan 19 at 11 AM
Petit Jean State Park 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Rd, Morrilton, Arkansas 72110
Hosted by CampTastic Times

 Al is staying for the holiday, but join the rest of us for some cold weekend fun near the lake. The waterfalls should be great, so bring your hiking boots. 




Saturday, January 18, 2020




Heath Sanders concert at Old Bank

Saturday, January 18, 2020, from 8 PM – 11 PM
The Old Bank Sports Grill 220 W Main St. Russellville, Arkansas
Hosted by   Legends Resort & Casino Arkansas, Heath Sanders, and Rickey Crawford 

Your Saturday evening just got better with a visit to The Old Bank Sports Grill!

We’ve partnered with Old Bank to bring live music from local legend  Heath Sanders to the stage! The show starts at 8 PM, and we hope to see you there! #LocalLegends


Valentine Pictures in the Alley

Saturday, January 18, 2020, from 6 PM – 7 PM
Kurt Jones Photography 308 W B St, Russellville, Arkansas 72801
Hosted by  Kurt Jones Photography and The Alley

We'll be doing Valentine Pictures in the Alley this Saturday (1.18.20) from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM.  Cost is $5 and includes a 5x7 print.  Options to purchase additional prints, enlargements, stretched canvas prints, and high resolution digital images are also available.  As always, pets are welcome.  We look forward to seeing you in the Alley!


Rockey Don Jones Saturday night

Saturday, January 18, 2020, from 9 PM – 1 AM
Front Street Grill 115 S Front St, Dardanelle, Arkansas 72834
Hosted by  Front Street Grill

Saturday night get a Filet Mignon Dinner with your choice of 2 sides and freshly baked bread for just $18.95! Rockey Don Jones will be playing all your favorites and request starting at 8!

Get Out of the Box Hike

Saturday, January 18, 2020, at 12 PM
Petit Jean State Park 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Rd, Morrilton, Arkansas 72110
Hosted by CrossFit Conway






Sunday, January 19, 2020



                              

Benjamins Circus - Clarksville, AR

Sunday, January 19, 2020, from 2 PM – 3:30 PM & 4:30 PM – 6 PM
Foothills Arena, LLC. 10284 highway 103, Clarksville, Arkansas 72830
Hosted by  The Great Benjamins Circus

>> ATTENTION CLARKSVILLE, AR <<

The Great Benjamins Circus is coming to you for 1 BIG DAY! Don’t miss out on your ONLINE EARLY-BIRD DISCOUNT TICKETS!

LOCATION: FOOTHILLS ARENA - 10284 Hwy 103

SHOWTIMES:

Sun January 19: 2:00PM & 4:30PM 

Get the VIP experience and purchase our 'Ringside Box' seats ONLINE (admits 4) for only $99.95!

> Adult tickets for ONLY $20!

> Kids tickets from just $10 online!

Have questions?? Visit our FAQ's here - benjaminscircus.com/faq

Bring your friends and family and join us under our bright blue and yellow big top for 90-minutes of CIRCUS FUN, THRILLS, AND LAUGHTER!





Arkansas State Parks Events This Weekend


O.W.L.S. - ANIMAL TRACKS

Meeting Place: Lakeview Room
Friday, January 17, 2020 / 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Lake Dardanelle State Park, 100 State Park Drive, Russellville, AR 72802, Phone: 479-967-5516
Admission: $30.00

The Arkansas River creates many recreational opportunities for us to enjoy. Join Lake Dardanelle State Park staff for O.W.L.S. (Outdoor Women Learning Skills). This program series is designed to give ladies the opportunity to explore the available recreation at Lake Dardanelle and the surrounding areas, by learning skills and knowledge that they need to enjoy nature. The series will be from 6-9 p.m. one evening a month for 6 months. Registration will be $30 per night.

WHAT'S FOR LUNCH?

Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Lake Dardanelle State Park, 100 State Park Drive, Russellville, AR 72802, Phone: 479-967-5516
Admission: Free
Meeting Place: Visitor Center   

See our aquarium exhibit! We have 8,000 gallons of aquariums, filled with many of the fish species found in Lake Dardanelle. Join park staff in the visitor center as they feed the fish live food. See for yourself – what’s for lunch?

CRITTER CRUNCH

Meeting Place:  Kids' Corner
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 1:45 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Lake Dardanelle State Park, 100 State Park Drive, Russellville, AR 72802, Phone: 479-967-5516
Admission: Free

Lake Dardanelle’s diverse habitats provide homes for many creatures large and small. Join a park interpreter in the kid’s corner of the visitor center as she tells you about some of the smaller creatures. She will also feed these creatures; so come discover the small native wonders we have around us.

NEVER ENDING CAMPOUT

Meeting Place: Orientation Room
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Lake Dardanelle State Park, 100 State Park Drive, Russellville, AR 72802, Phone: 479-967-5516
Admission: Free

Wouldn’t it be great if your campout at Lake Dardanelle State Park could last forever? It might be fun, but the effects of a campout might be felt for years to come if you are not careful. Join a park interpreter in the visitor center Orientation Room to discover how long the things that get left behind might last.

WILDLIFE HIKE

Meeting Place:  Amphitheater
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lake Dardanelle State Park, 100 State Park Drive, Russellville, AR 72802, Phone: 479-967-5516 
Admission: Free

The Meadowbrook Trail’s diverse habitats are home to many living creatures. Join a park interpreter at the amphitheater to discover what animals call this area home. Then head down the trail to see how many creatures or their tracks and traces you can see.

ALL TIED UP!

Meeting Place:  Orientation Room
Sunday, January 19, 2020 / 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Lake Dardanelle State Park, 100 State Park Drive, Russellville, AR 72802, Phone: 479-967-5516 
Admission: Free

By learning basic knot tying skills, you can learn to set up your campsite quickly and efficiently. Meet a park interpreter in the visitor center Orientation Room to learn how to tie a few basic knots that will come in handy on any outdoor adventure.

PIONEER PLAY

Meeting Place: Grassy Area across from the Visitor Center
Sunday, January 19, 2020 / 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Lake Dardanelle State Park, 100 State Park Drive, Russellville, AR 72802, Phone: 479-967-5516
Admission: Free

Imagine that you are a child traveling to new territory with your parents long ago. What would you have done for fun? Join a park interpreter in the grassy area across from the visitor center to discover how kids passed the time while their parents forged the culture you find here today, and try your hand at some old-fashioned fun. All ages welcome!



WORKING FOR THE MAN

Meeting Place: Amphitheater
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mount Nebo State Park, 16728 West State Hwy. 155, Dardanelle, AR 72834  Phone: 479-229-3655 
Admission: Free

Have you hiked a trail at Mount Nebo State Park? Have you stayed in one of the rustic cabins? You've experienced the work of the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps). Join a park interpreter to discover everything the CCC did to shape Mount Nebo State Park!

HIKE THROUGH HISTORY

Meeting Place: Summit Park Trailhead
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 2 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Mount Nebo State Park, 16728 West State Hwy. 155, Dardanelle, AR 72834  Phone: 479-229-3655 
Admission: Free

Take a hike through Mount Nebo State Park's history! Learn about the luxurious Summit Park Hotel that burned down in 1918, and explore the Civilian Conservation Corps' role in the development of Mount Nebo State park in the 1930s. This approximate 1-mile hike will be strenuous. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water.

HIKE TO NEBO SPRINGS

Meeting Place: Summit Park Trailhead      
Sunday, January 19, 2020 / 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Mount Nebo State Park, 16728 West State Hwy. 155, Dardanelle, AR 72834  Phone: 479-229-3655 
Admission: Free

Join a park interpreter for a hike to Nebo Springs, one of the natural springs on Mount Nebo that was well known in the late 1800s and early 1900s during the Summit Park Hotel era. This strenuous, but enjoyable hike is approximately 1-mile long. Wear sturdy shoes, and bring plenty of water.


CEDAR FALLS OVERLOOK STROLL

Meeting Place: Cedar Falls Overlook Parking Area
Friday, January 17, 2020 / 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  
Petit Jean State Park, 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton, AR 72110 Phone: 501-727-5441 
Admission: Free

Join Park Interpreter BT for this easy, handicap accessible, ¼-mile stroll. We will talk about some of the things that make Petit Jean State Park a special place, as well as enjoy the view of Cedar Falls from the overlook.    

EVENING AT ROCK HOUSE CAVE

Meeting Place: Rock House Cave Parking Area
Friday, January 17, 2020 / 5 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.  
Petit Jean State Park, 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton, AR 72110 Phone: 501-727-5441 
Admission: Free

Join Park Interpreter Carrie for an evening tour of Petit Jean State Park’s primary archeology site: Rock House Cave. Discover Native American rock art and get a glimpse of the people of the past that these images represent. Be sure to bring your flashlight!

LEGACY OF MATHER LODGE

Meeting Place: Breezeway of Historic Mather Lodge
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Petit Jean State Park, 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton, AR 72110 Phone: 501-727-5441 
Admission: Free

Join Park Interpreter BT for a tour of this architectural park gem. Discover some secrets of the past and gain insight into the undergone changes of one of Arkansas’s most treasured landmarks. 

KNOTS AND NAVIGATION 

Meeting Place: CCC Room at Mather Lodge
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Petit Jean State Park, 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton, AR 72110 Phone: 501-727-5441 
Admission: Free

Join Park Interpreter Carrie to put your knot tying skills to the test. We will also explore the park through maps you can take with you on your adventure around the park. These new skills may just help you while out on the trails here at Petit Jean State Park.

BEAR CAVE HIKE

Meeting Place: Bear Cave Parking Area
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 9 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Petit Jean State Park, 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton, AR 72110 Phone: 501-727-5441
Admission: Free

Join Park Interpreter BT for an interesting walk among the giant sandstone boulders and slot canyons of the Bear Cave area. This is a relatively easy ½-mile hike that is great for the whole family. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring water.

NIGHT HIKE ON THE SEVEN HOLLOWS

Meeting Place: Seven Hollows Trailhead
Saturday, January 18, 2020 / 5:15 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Petit Jean State Park, 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton, AR 72110 Phone: 501-727-5441
Admission: Free

Meet Park Interpreter Carrie for a special night-hiking experience along a short section of the Seven Hollows Trail.Be sure to bring your flashlight and wear sturdy shoes. 

SUNRISE AT STOUT'S

Meeting Place: Petit Jean's Gravesite and Overlook
Sunday, January 19, 2020 / 7 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Petit Jean State Park, 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton, AR 72110 Phone: 501-727-5441
Admission: Free

Join Park Interpreter Carrie bright and early to watch the sun rise above the beautiful Arkansas River Valley. The sunrise will be approximately at 7:33 a.m. Before the sunrise, we will discuss what makes Petit Jean so special. What things brought you here and what keeps you coming back? 

BOY SCOUT TRAIL ADVENTURE

Meeting Place: Rock House Cave Parking Area
Sunday, January 19, 2020 / 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Petit Jean State Park, 1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton, AR 72110 Phone: 501-727-5441
Admission: Free

Join Park Interpreter Carrie for a hike down the Boy Scout Trail. This hike will lead us up along the canyon for a spectacular view of the Cedar Creek canyon. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes and bring water! 


That's it for this edition. All of us at the Tabatha Davis Team invite you to have a safe and fun weekend. Spend it with someone you love.

#ItsMoreThanRealEstate

We use cookies to enhance your browsing experience and deliver our services. By continuing to visit this site, you agree to our use of cookies. More info