Spring Roundup: Fun Things to Do and See in Northwest Arkansas
Soar through the air on a high-flying zipline or skydive adventure: Ozark Mountain Ziplines, Skydive Skyranch
Hike the grounds at Crystal Bridges past waterfalls, art sculptures and more along the 3.5 miles of trails winding through the museum's wooded grounds: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Pedal the Razorback Regional Greenway along its 37 miles of multi-use trails, alongside lakes, parks, downtowns and more: NWA Trails
Hit the dirt at the region's off-road mountain-bike trails and parks: The Railyard, Mt. Kessler Greenways, Slaughter Pen Trails
Navigate the waters of the scenic Illinois River in Siloam Springs, engineered for skilled kayakers as well as beginners with a length of rapids approximately 700 feet and Class II and III difficulty: Siloam Springs Kayak Park
Fancy a golf game at award-winning courses in Bella Vista and Holiday Island: Bella Vista Village, Holiday Island
Relive moments in time at a regional history museum: Shiloh Museum, Arkansas Air & Military Museum, The Walmart Museum, Rogers Historical Museum, Museum of Native American History, Clinton House Museum
Explore the underground wonders of the Ozarks during a wild cave tour: Cosmic Cavern, War Eagle Cavern
Taste your way through a local craft brew tour: Fayetteville Ale Trail
Walk on the wild side at a wildlife animal park: Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge Wild Wilderness Drive Through Safari
Sway your head at a headlining concert at the Walmart AMP – upcoming shows include Jason Aldean, Ellie Goulding, Journey and The Doobie Brothers, Kenny Chesney, Sammy Hagar, Miranda Lambert and more: Arkansas Music Pavilion
Work your taste buds on Holiday Island at the state Chili Championship: Arkansas State Chili Cookoff
Explore the Ozarks landscape, wildlife and exhibits at Northwest Arkansas' four state parks: Devil's Den, Prairie Grove Battlefield, Hobbs, Withrow Springs
Paddle a canoe along the nearby Buffalo National River, or the White, Kings or Mulberry Rivers: Buffalo, White, Kings, Mulberry
Indulge in local art, culture and entertainment downtown at Fayetteville's First Thursday and Bentonville's First Friday celebrations: First Thursday Fayetteville, First Friday Bentonville
Check out the blooms at a colorful display garden: Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, Blue Spring Heritage Center, Compton Gardens
Get creative with spring art lessons, camps and workshops: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Community Creative Center, Arts Center of the Ozarks
Stoke your sense of curiosity and discovery at the Scott Family Amazeum through hands-on activities and interactive exhibits: Scott Family Amazeum
Browse the season’s best at NWA's award-winning local farmers markets: Fayetteville, Rogers, Siloam Springs, Eureka Springs, Bentonville, Springdale, Huntsville/Madison County
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