50 F
Batesville
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Home Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

Kelly Miller Circus is coming to Batesville

Ozark Foothills Literacy Project is bringing the Kelly Miller Circus to Batesville on  Thursday, May 3. Located at Riverside Park, performances will be at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.The tent raising will begin at approximately 9 a.m. on the morning of the show. The public...

Cave City Celebrates with the 40th Annual Cave City Watermelon Festival

Since 1980, Cave City has celebrated the World’s Sweetest Watermelons with an atmosphere of fun, family and music. The town is gearing up to host the 40th Annual Cave City Watermelon Festival this week, beginning at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 10 a.m. Friday,...

Melba to host ‘Talladega Nights’ screening with NASCAR legend Mark Martin

The Melba Theater in Batesville will be having some NASCAR fun with a special screening of the Will Ferrell comedy Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Sunday, April 15, with special guest, NASCAR Hall of Famer Mark Martin. The event is a benefit for Batesville High School's...

Blanchard Springs Caverns announces winter schedule

0
Blanchard Springs Caverns, located 15 miles northwest of Mountain View, near the town of Fifty Six, will begin its winter schedule effective Nov. 5. Blanchard Springs Caverns will be open five days a week, Wednesday through Sunday, from November through March. The caverns are closed...

40th Annual Arkansas Scottish Festival at Lyon College April 12-14

Every April, Lyon College holds the Arkansas Scottish Festival, one of the premier Scottish festivals in the United States. Established in 1980 as the Highland Games, the festival is emblematic of the College, its Scottish heritage, and its Presbyterian connection. Over the years, the...

Download the new, free app from White River Now, featuring up-to-date local news, live streams

0
It’s now easier than ever to keep up-to-date with the latest local news and to stay connected with your favorite local radio stations. The White River Now media family has released the all-new White River Now mobile app for your iPhone and Android. The free...

ASU-Newport to feature ‘shattered glass’ workshop

0
Students can take broken glass and turn it into art at Arkansas State University-Newport (ASUN).  Local artist Julie Reardon is coming to ASUN to teach both children and adults to create unique creations from shattered glass. The class, “Spring is in the Air,” is scheduled...

76th White River Water Carnival schedule released

0
The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) and festival sponsors have announced the schedule of events slated for the 76th White River Water Carnival in Batesville. The 2019 schedule of events is as follows: 11 a.m.: Opening of Vendors, Food Trucks, River City Cruiser’s Car Show,...

‘Mr. Southerner Beauty’ contest rescheduled for March 13 in Southside

0
Men, be sure to check your pantyhose for runs. That is if you are a contestant in the Mr. Southerner Beauty contest. The event, which was originally scheduled for January, will be held Tuesday, March 13, at the Southside Middle School Cafeteria beginning at...

The River City Cruisers Car Show date announced

0
The River City Cruisers return to the 76th White River Water Carnival, Saturday, Sept. 7 at Batesville’s Riverside Park. There will be Top 100 plaques, Best of Show, antiques, classics, street rod, muscle cars, rat rides, and much more.  Entry fee is $20 per car, and...

Drone footage of Riverside Park in Batesville

6
Riverside Park in Batesville, Ark. is one of the prettiest Christmas displays in the state. The display was revealed on November 22, 2017 and cars have been touring the park nonstop.  Visitors can walk through the display and even enjoy a carriage ride. Drone footage...