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Arkadelphia is located in Clark County
west of Pine Bluff
off of Hwy 30 on the banks of the Ouachita River near DeGray Lake Resort State Park
This community is rich in history, being one of the oldest towns in Arkansas.
Arkadelphia is the home of two outstanding universities: Henderson State University and Ouachita Baptist University.
For the sportsman, Arkadelphia has an abundance of outstanding facilities including a health club, state-of-the-art bowling alley, nationally-recognized biking and jogging trails, and one of the state's finest indoor tennis facilities. And for the shopper in the family, come stroll our revitalized main street district with its quaint boutiques and eateries.
Other attractions in Arkadelphia include: The Donald W. Reynolds Science Center Planetarium, Turtle Point Golf Club and the Amtrak Texas Eagle.
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12/16 Coming to The area
Arkansas Literary Festival Little Rock AR April18-21 The tenth anniversary gathering with events on both sides of the river. Featuring well known authors Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana.
World Famous Armidillo Festival Hamburg AR May1-4 The World Famous Armidillo Festival takes place on Hamburg's town square and the surrounding blocks. Local bands play on Friday night of the festival and all day Saturday to ensure your weekend is the best.
Riverfest Little Rock AR May24-26 Riverfest is a celebration of visual and performing arts that is held annually over Memorial Day weekend on the banks of the Arkansas River in Little Rock.
Johnson County Peach Festival Clarksville AR July25-28 Johnson County Peach Festival is the oldest festival in the State. Concessionaires bring their wares from good ol' home cookin' to handmade arts and crafts. Enjoy live entertainment and don't miss the Peach Cobbler Bake-Off and Jam/Jelly Contest.
Hope Watermelon Festival Hope AR August9-11 Watermelon Olympics, melon judging and auction, watermelon eating contest, seed spitting contest, melon toss, antique engine show, entertainment and SW Arkansas' largest arts and crafts show.
National Championship Chuckwagon Races Clinton AR August31-September2 Chuckwagon Races, Snowy River Race, bronc fanning, music, concerts, camping, trail riding, western trade show, horse and mule clinics, seminars, and barn dances.