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Study: Hot Springs Visitors Spent $523M in 2013

by Associated Press 8/12/2014 2:12 pm

A study by a tourism research company shows visitors to Hot Springs spent more than $520 million last year.

History Hits Home on Hot Springs Baseball Trail (Tourism | Honorable Mention, 20,000+)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/9/2013 12:00 am

Combining two qualities it knows best, sports and history, Hot Springs has added another attraction to its bullpen full of fun things to do. Linking together 26 historical markers with the latest digital technology, baseball fans can now dig deep into a rich and mostly unknown tale of their favorite sport on the Hot Springs Baseball Trail.

Magic Springs Plans To Open New Attraction 'Splash Island'

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/4/2013 12:00 am

Splash Island will be more than four stories tall and feature 10 water slides, a bucket that dumps 1,000 gallons of water every 10 minutes and more than 200 ways to get wet and stay cool this summer, according to a Magic Springs news release.

Hot Springs Ad Tax Reaches $5M for First Time

by Associated Press 1/21/2013 4:26 pm

A 3 percent tax on hotels rooms and restaurant meals in Hot Springs has generated $5 million for the first time in its 48-year history.

Holding Sporting Events In Arkansas Is a Natural

by Cody Elmore 11/7/2011 12:00 am

Arkansas’ centralized location offers robust advantages in recruiting and maintaining relationships with sporting groups. Convention and visitors bureaus from Harrison to Hot Springs are focusing on bringing these events to the Natural State.