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True Tale Trounces Comic Fantasy at Dogpatch USA

by George Waldon 1/30/2017 12:00 am

The story of Dogpatch USA is a meandering one that now covers half a century. Its course resembles the winding, up-and-down path of Scenic Highway 7 that brought hundreds of thousands of visitors during its 25-year run.

Fire Destroys 3 Buildings at Dogpatch USA

by Associated Press 2/23/2015 7:48 am

North Arkansas authorities say a fire has destroyed three buildings at a former theme park.

Dogpatch USA Figures to be on Display at Museum

by Associated Press 10/6/2014 10:15 am

Some of Harold Enlow's original carvings of Dogpatch USA figures, many of them one-of-a-kind, will be on display at the Boone County Heritage Museum from Oct. 14 to 17.

Dogpatch USA Makes Weather Channel's 'Creepy Abandoned Theme Parks' List

by Lauren James 3/27/2013 9:04 am

The abandoned theme park in Marble Falls, Ark. was featured on the Weather Channel's "Creepy Abandoned Theme Parks" roundup, alongside Six Flags in New Orleans.

Dogpatch USA on Weather Channel's 'Creepy Abandoned Theme Parks' List

by Lance Turner 3/27/2013 8:45 am

What's left of Dogpatch USA in Marble Falls (Newton County) just off Highway 7 is included among the Weather Channel's list of "Creepy Abandoned Theme Parks."

Time Taking Toll on Abandoned Arkansas Attractions

by Luke Jones 3/4/2013 12:00 am

The Ozark Medieval Fortress near Harrison is hardly the only tourist trap left to rot on the side of Arkansas roads.