Tagged: delta cultural center

Freedom Park Dedicated In Helena

by Luke Jones 2/25/2013 12:00 am

Freedom Park, a segment of Helena-West Helena’s Civil War tourism development project, was scheduled to be dedicated Feb. 23.

Discover Arkansas: Find Yourself at Home in The Natural State

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/23/2012 12:00 am

There is a place for everyone in Arkansas, a 176-year-old state with a history and culture as colorful and diverse as its physical landscape. The deep woods of the Ozark Mountains, the wide-open farmlands of the Delta, the slow pace of small-town life or the conveniences and attractions of the big city — Arkansas has it all, including an endless supply of great food, good music, festivals, fishing, hunting, hiking and other recreational activities.

Discover Arkansas: The Delta

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/11/2011 12:00 am

This geographic region runs along the entire east side of the state, most of which borders the Mississippi River. Agriculture, along with agribusiness, is the predominant industry in the Delta, with hundreds of thousands of acres of cotton, rice, soybeans, corn and wheat grown each year.

Bobby Rush to Headline Helena-West Helena Music Festival Saturday

by Karen Martin 6/2/2011 6:33 am

Blues Foundation Hall of Fame inductee Bobby Rush will headline the Mother’s Best Music Fest Saturday ( June 4) at the Cherry Street Pavilion in historic downtown Helena-West Helena. Music is slated to begin at 1 p.m. Admission to the festival, presented by the Delta Cultural Center, is free.

Home to the Humanities: Art Enthusiasts, History Buffs Revel in Arkansas’s Cultural Offerings

by Living in Arkansas staff 8/1/2009 12:00 am

Distinctly beautiful, the regions of Arkansas inspire local artists, whose stimulating works can be found in galleries and museums throughout the state, while local orchestras delight listeners with crisp, soul stirring melodies.