• Annual Dulcimer Jamboree

    Annual Dulcimer Jamboree at the Ozark Folk Center The Annual Dulcimer Jamboree is being held this coming weekend at the Ozark Folk Center here in lovely Mountain View, Arkansas. This event is one of the premier dulcimer events in the nation. Some of the biggest names in dulcimer playing will be on hand to provide up […]

  • Not Quite Roughing It Weekend

    The Not Quite Roughing It Weekend April 8 – 10 If you want to experience nature on your own terms, then the Not Quite Roughing It Weekend is for you. Stay at a luxurious bed and breakfast, sleep in a comfortable bed with soft sheets, then wake up to a delicious gourmet breakfast before hitting […]

  • Dude Ranch Boot Store

    Dude Ranch Boot Store Walk into the Dude Ranch Boot Store and you will feel like you’ve walked back in time. Located on the south side of the Stone County Court Square, the Dude Ranch Boot Store has a huge variety of western wear. Decorated in rustic lodge decor, it looks and feels like a store […]

  • Christmas in Mountain View

    Christmas in Mountain View Christmas in Mountain View, Arkansas is a very special time in the Ozark Mountains. All the musicians, crafts people, store owners, innkeepers, and other folks are winding down after a busy tourism season. Thanksgiving has been a time for wonderful fellowship with family and friends. It has also been a time […]

  • Caroling in the Caverns

    Caroling in the Caverns Caroling in the Caverns is one of Mountain View’s premier events. Wonderful singing in the perfect acoustical venue. 🙂 Have you and your family every been to Blanchard Springs Caverns? This cave system is one of the most beautiful caves in the nation. Well-lit and easily navigated, it is also one […]

  • Fall Bluegrass Festival Mountain View

    Fall Bluegrass Festival Mountain View We are gearing up for a full house here at the Wildflower for the Fall Bluegrass Festival Mountain View. The groups on the schedule are some of the best bluegrass performers in the nation. There are great shows all three days at the Ozark Folk Center. Reserved seating tickets are […]

  • Beanfest 2015

    Beanfest 2015 Beanfest 2015 was hampered quite a bit by the weather. The forecast calling for stormy weather seemed to scare off some folks. Those that came did get a little wet on Friday night. Saturday morning saw a good storm blow through. The Artisan Market suffered the worst with tents being blown down and […]

  • Reviews, Reviews, Reviews!!

    Reviews, Reviews, Reviews!! When people look at booking a place to stay, they are all about reviews, reviews, reviews. Shelley and I are the same when we travel. We want to know what other people are saying about the places we stay. A large part of our travel decisions come from reviews. That goes for […]

  • Off the Beaten Path

    Off the Beaten Path — Artist Home Studio Tour Mountain View and the surrounding areas are not just an Off the Beaten Path destination for great music. Many talented artists reside in the communities and towns in Stone County. The mountain atmosphere and the outlying locations give these amazing artists the solitude and serenity to […]