The first of Missouri's major man-made lakes, its 2,080 acres stretch river-like for 22 miles between Table Rock and Bull Shoals lakes. Cold water provides excellent fishing for rainbow and brown trout, and a fish hatchery which releases 800,000 trout annually. The lake is at the heart of a popular vacation area centering around Branson
and the area offers abundant lodging, camping, marinas, dining, and musical attractions. There are two cruises offered on the lake, one even featuring a surprise pirate attack.
(Berryville) Bull Shoals Caverns
(Bull Shoals) Bull Shoals Caverns
(Bull Shoals) Bull Shoals Dam
(Theodosia) Bull Shoals Lake
(Bull Shoals) Bull Shoals Lake
(Eureka Springs) Dinosaur World/Land of Kong
03/09 Coming to The Forsyth area
Arkansas Scottish Festival Batesville AR April13-14 Located on the campus of Bates College, the festival kicks off with a celtic concert on Friday night and include bagpipe contests and highland dancing competitions.
National Poultry Festival Rogers AR June14-15 In addition to a music concert, the weekend events includes a golf tournament, fishing tournament, skeet shoot, horseshoe tournament, ladies luncheon, motorcycle rally, kids’ activities, ice cream socials, a barbecue cooking contest, and a barbecue fair where delicious food can be sampled.
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.
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.
Arkansas Apple Festival Lincoln AR October4-6 The centerpiece of the festival is the unequalled variety of arts and crafts, featuring works of some of the most talented artisans in the Ozarks. One of the highlights of the Arkansas Apple Festival is the Apple Core Throwing Contest, a test of strength, accuracy, aerodynamics, and just plain luck.