Area Guide

Welcome to our paradise in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas. There is never a dull moment, always something to see and do! Head here to read an introduction to the area by a local artist, Sage Holland.

We want you to have a connection to this area. Lean on us to help you chill out and get to know the local people and their places. Find out firsthand why this area has the hold that it does and the passion it incites in its residents.

Local Year-round Events

FebruarySylamore Trail 25K and 50K runs
MarchMountain View Bluegrass Festival
3 Days of Syllamo (Trail Running Stage Race)
AprilHerbal Field Trip & Medicinal Herbs Workshop
Mission Run of the Ozarks
Arkansas Folk Festival
Annual Dulcimer Jamboree
MayHeritage Herb Extravaganza
Syllamo’s Revenge Mountain Bike Challenge
Women of Mountain Music
Memorial Day Weekend
JuneWorld Fast-Draw Association Index Championship & Wild West Weekend
JulyIndependence Day Celebration
(at Jack’s Fishing Resort on the White River)
AugustMountains, Music, & Motorcycles
SeptemberOff the Beaten Path Studio Tour
OctoberHerb Harvest Festival
Arkansas Bean Fest & Championship Outhouse Races
Local Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze Experience
NovemberAnnual Fall Bluegrass Festival
DecemberCourthouse Christmas Tree Lighting & Festivities
Caroling in the Caverns
(a unique Christmas concert within Blanchard Caverns)