The May edition of “Discover Arkansas” is available at Published by Arkansas Tourism, the monthly digital publication highlights events, activities and trip ideas in The Natural State.

With summer just around the corner, it’s time to start planning your weekend getaway! Why not take the road less traveled? In this month’s issue, we’re highlighting the lesser known parts of Arkansas from top to bottom. For our history buffs, check out our articles about Louisiana Purchase Historic State Park and the Sultana Disaster Museum, set in the Arkansas Delta. Continue your journey in the southwest and central regions of Arkansas as we take you through El Dorado’s rich oil heritage and Searcy’s surprising past. Heading further north? Read all about the Ozark Highlands Trail and Richland Creek Wilderness in Northwest Arkansas. To explore more hidden gems in The Natural State, visit

You can also view previous editions of “Discover Arkansas,” order print publications to help plan your next vacation, and sign up for monthly emails that feature deals and coupons for attractions across The Natural State.

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About Arkansas Tourism
Arkansas Tourism, a division of the Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage and Tourism, strives to expand the economic impact of travel and tourism in the state and enhance the quality of life for all Arkansans. The division manages 14 Arkansas Welcome Centers and employs more than 60 staff members across The Natural State. For more information, visit

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