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​ Main Street Arkansas Communities to Receive Additional Grant Funding

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Friday, July 24, 2020

Stacy Hurst, secretary of the Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage and Tourism, announced today that communities participating in the Main Street Arkansas program, a part of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, will receive increased funding through their yearly Downtown Revitali... Read More

​ Yellow Rose Project completes plantings in every county to commemorate the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Friday, July 10, 2020

The planting of a yellow rose bush in every Arkansas county, which began with Gov. Asa Hutchinson and First Lady Susan Hutchinson planting the first one at the Governor’s Mansion on July 28 of last year, is now complete. The bushes commemorate the centennial of the passage of the 19th ame... Read More

Grants Available for Arkansas Heritage Projects, Events

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Jimmy Bryant, director of the Division of Arkansas Heritage, announced today that grants of up to $5,000 are available to help nonprofit organizations develop local events and projects that promote awareness and enjoyment of Arkansas heritage. The grants are designed to help foster awareness ... Read More