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Guys' Day Out In Rogers

Posted by JR Shaw on Tue, Aug 09, 2016

 Great food, great people and great destinations, all in easy reach — it's what every successful guys' day out needs. In Rogers, you'll find some of the best restaurants in Northwest Arkansas, including local eateries, microbreweries, your favorite chains and delicious dessert spots. We've also got you covered on the more manlier end of the shopping spectrum, with Cabela's and other outdoor centers. For other to-do items on your list, check out our biking trails, golf courses, state parks, lakes and other great outdoor activities perfect for the last days of summer. 

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Topics: What to Do

Daisy National BB Gun Championship Returning To Rogers

Posted by Jamie Smith on Wed, Jun 29, 2016

When I was a kid, I wasn’t able to compete in the traditional sports like basketball or volleyball. I came to truly appreciate the skill, dedication and opportunities found in less well-known activities. For me, it was forensics. For a group of 59 teams of athletes, coaches and families who are headed to Rogers this weekend for the 51st Annual Daisy National BB Gun Championship Match, it’s competitive shooting.  

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Topics: Festivals and Events, What to Do

Exploring the Great Outdoors with Kids

Posted by Fawn Warner-Rechkemmer on Fri, Jun 24, 2016

Rogers and the surrounding area offer all the elements you can imagine when visiting Arkansas, “The Natural State”. From towering pine trees, to beautiful lakes, to cavernous underground rivers, it’s all here in Northwest Arkansas. Our short weekend visit left us wanting to come back for more!

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Topics: Family-Friendly, What to Do, Sports/Outdoors, Made in Rogers, Trails & Parks

Rogers is a Golf-Lovers’ Oasis

Posted by Jamie Smith on Fri, Jun 24, 2016



Golf is a big thing in Northwest Arkansas, especially in Rogers. Golf enthusiasts can find several opportunitites to play or watch the sport. And in my case, if you have loved ones who enjoy golf, you have several places to get great golf-related gifts.

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Topics: Festivals and Events, What to Do, Sports/Outdoors

Weather-Proofing Your Family Getaway in Rogers

Posted by Fawn Warner-Rechkemmer on Tue, May 31, 2016

Planning a family getaway can be stressful. Between finding things to do that meet everyone’s interests, figuring out where to stay, and finding the best driving routes to get there, there are lots of things to consider. One big factor for us is always weather, especially here in the Ozarks region, where things can change vastly from day to day. If you want to weather-proof your visit to Rogers, keep these attractions on your itinerary.

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Topics: What to Do

Be Prepared: Emergency Resources in Rogers

Posted by Jamie Smith on Tue, May 17, 2016

It might be because my father was an Eagle Scout or simply because I don’t like being without a plan, but when I travel I like to know where to find certain amenities in case my trip has a few “bumps in the road” so to speak. I thought that for today’s blog, I’d let you know of a few places where you can find help for some of those minor emergencies or unplanned contingencies.

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Topics: Family-Friendly

Top Ten Reasons To Bring Your Summer Event To Rogers

Posted by JR Shaw on Tue, Apr 26, 2016

Events are certainly our speciality in Rogers, Arkansas. Whether it's a business conference, an industry convention or a family reunion, we have the space for all event sizes and the hotels to keep our guests comfortable. But there's far more to Rogers than great hotels and a beautiful convention center. Read on to discover the attractions and features of Rogers that will guarantee a summer event to be remembered.  

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Topics: What to Do

Hobbs State Park: Your Family's Next Day Trip Destination

Posted by Jamie Smith on Fri, Apr 15, 2016

One of my favorite aspects about Rogers — and Northwest Arkansas as a whole — is how you can be in a suburban area complete with restaurants and attractions and within 15 minutes, you can be in the quietest places of nature.

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Topics: What to Do, Sports/Outdoors

The Railyard is Rogers' Premier Bike Park

Posted by Jamie Smith on Fri, Mar 25, 2016

Have you heard of The Railyard yet? The Railyard is a new natural surface bike park that has various elements allowing riders of any skill level to enjoy the park. I’m convinced this latest recreational attraction will bring people from all over to visit, as well as improve the quality of life of residents.

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Topics: What to Do, Sports/Outdoors

Revitalizing Downtown Rogers in 2016

Posted by Jamie Smith on Fri, Mar 25, 2016

I recently had the honor of meeting Jessica Rush, the new director of Main Street Rogers. We sat down to discuss the organization’s plans to revitalize Downtown Rogers in 2016 and I have to tell you, they have a lot of great things in store.

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Topics: What to Do, Made in Rogers