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It’s Fall, Y’All! Find NWA’s best pumpkins, mazes, more

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers,” says Anne Shirley, happily, in the beloved children’s classic “Anne of Green Gables” by L.M. Montgomery. To be sure, there’s a lot to love about October: enjoying the cooler temperatures, welcoming autumn, celebrating Halloween — and if you’re the kind of person who shares Anne’s enthusiasm for the month, you’re sure to find a corn maze, hay ride or pumpkin patch in Northwest Arkansas that will help you celebrate.
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NWA couple use Halloween display to fight food insecurities

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Bentonville couple Jeff and Denise Ratcliff began their Halloween display five years ago and it has grown since. This year they are using the display to draw people in and donate canned items to the Northwest Arkansas Food Bank. “We wanted to do something fun and unique...
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Halloween events happening around NWA & River Valley

ARKANSAS (KNWA/KFTA) — There are many events happening around the Northwest Arkansas and River Valley area to celebrate Halloween. This list will be updated: Farmington Halloween Bash, located at the Farmington Senior Center at 340 W. Main Street, from 5-7 p.m. on October 31. You’ll be able to get handouts, bracelets, stickers and see firemen […]

Flyer Guide: 2021 Halloween Events

Better get your costume ready, and stock up your candy bowls, buddies. Halloween is sneaking up on you like a ninja. The holiday falls on a Sunday this year, so that means we’ll be trick-or-treating on a school night in 2021. There’s a lot more happening in and around Fayetteville...

Area religious events

Pastor Matthew Haley and the Harrison Bible Missionary Church located at 802 E. Prospect is hosting a harvest revival with evangelist Randy Bates beginning Friday, Oct. 15 through Sunday, Oct. 24. Service times for Monday-Saturday are 7 p.m. and Sunday is 10:45 and 6 p.m. The phone number is 870-741-8554.

Local rescue celebrates feline friends with Community Cat Day

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Cat lovers, you're in for a treat!. Best Friends in Northwest Arkansas alongside NWA PAW Coalition Partners are hosting Community Cat Day this Saturday. The free event will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at Best Friends Lifesaving Center located at 210 Prairie Lane, Bentonville.

Crafts, Food And Fall: Annual festivals offer handcrafted treasures

“After 31 years of promoting our shows and visiting a show almost every week somewhere in the surrounding states during show season, we have acquired quite a few favorites,” Karen Lloyd says with a laugh. Among her treasured finds are a painting from an aerosol artist at the Ozark Regional Fall Arts & Crafts Festival, a 3-foot-tall porcelain doll and a crown of Christ made from twisted burlap. But perhaps the one nearest her heart is a sign that hangs in her family’s kitchen. It simply says “The Gathering Place,” and it reminds Lloyd that over the 31 years since she and husband Bill started the crafts fair at the Holiday Inn in Springdale “our children have been fully immersed and involved in helping run our shows. We love the fact that our vendor families have shared the births of their children and now grandchildren over the years. That is the definition of a lasting legacy.”