Sweater Weather

The weather outside may be frightful, but the line-up of events in Hot Springs is delightful! Check out all of the events and attractions lined up for the winter months.

Hot Springs Named Top Ten Travel Destination

HOT SPRINGS NATIONAL PARK, Arkansas — The recently released U.S. Tourism Quality Index ranked Hot Springs, Arkansas as one of the top ten small destinations in the United States. The 2017 U.S. Tourism Quality Index measures tourism’s supply-side performance and ...

Brew With a View | Hot Springs, Arkansas

It’s not just the water bringing folks to Hot Springs each weekend. For those wanting to have a beer and a good conversation, the Spa City is the place for just that.

National Travel and Tourism Week 2017 Faces of Travel

How long have you been in Hot Springs? I have been in Hot Springs since February, but this is my second time living in the city. What attracted you to the Spa City area? The position of Executive Chef/Operator of The Avenue ...

We Scream for Ice Cream in Hot Springs

If you’re not hitting Hot Springs for ice cream, you’re missing out on some of the best the The Natural State has to offer. To help shout out what’s good in town, I took one for the team by visiting a few ice cream shops and rounding up the rest.

Twelve Alfresco Dining Spots You Don't Want to Miss

One of the best things about summertime is being able to sit outside, drink an ice cold drink, and enjoy a good meal with friends and family and what better place to do that than the Spa City? If you are looking for the perfect place to dine alfresco in Hot Springs this summer you have come to the right place. In no particular order, here are 12 alfresco restaurants in Hot Springs.

Hot Springs Bucket List

Many iconic things come to mind when you picture visiting Hot Springs including the horse races at Oaklawn and Bathhouse Row. But there's so much more to the Spa City! Consider this a sort of Hot Springs bucket list - you might not be able to do everything on the list in one trip, but it's a fun way explore the city over and over again. Where will you start? In no particular order, here are 51 fun things to do in Hot Springs.

Itinerary: Girls' Weekend in Hot Springs

Whether you have a special occasion to celebrate or you just need some time away with your favorite ladies, Hot Springs is the PERFECT destination; how can it not be with a nickname like “Spa City?!” There are so many things that are girlfriend friendly, and we would hate for you to miss…so, may your relaxing start NOW! We have it all planned! But remember, NO BOYS ALLOWED!!

What you need to know: Hot Springs BBQ

Some have joked that "Good barbecue comes from experience, and experience -- well, that comes from poor barbecue." In our experience, you'll be hard pressed to find barbecue that isn't good in Hot Springs, Arkansas. With the wide variety of restaurants that have their best "Grill Team Captains" slinging sauces and choice cuts of meats, most locals will fiercely defend their favorite barbecue joint when asked which is the best. So whether you want to take a peek at some pulled pork or fill your belly to bursting with beef, there are plenty of places to whet your appetite in the Spa City!