The Wild, Wild West Meets The Ozarks

This one-of-a-kind adventure will take a step back in time and showcase True Grit at its finest. We will view Hanging Judge Isaac C. Parker's infamous hanging gallows, court and frontier jail aptly named "Hell on the Border”. Everyone will enjoy the bluebird of happiness glass blowing and create a piece of art at Terra Studios in Fayetteville. Lush gardens and one-of-a-kind artwork can be found at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville. Before the adventure comes to an end, childhood memories come to life at Simple Pleasures in Bella Vista with vintage automobiles, classic toys and a priceless setting.
 

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Key Destinations/Attractions

Tour Details:

  • Tour departs Branson at 8:00am (CT) on Wednesday, March 15, 2017
  • Tour ends in Branson at 12:00pm (CT) on Saturday, March 18, 2017
  • Cities include: Fayetteville, Fort Smith, Springdale & Bella Vista, AR

Terra Studios

Home of the original bluebird of happiness with glass blowing demonstrations at The Bluebird House Gallery, tour of the grounds, purchase locally made pottery or jewelry and participate in a hands-on art class.

 

Arkansas Air  & Military Museum

Featuring some of the nation's only surviving varieties of aircraft, world-famous replicas, and signature pieces of the collection are from the Golden Age of Aviation as well as WWI through current national conflicts.

 

Clinton House Museum

Home where Bill & Hillary Clinton were married. Listed on the National Historic Registry. Museum features photographs, memorabilia, vintage campaign materials and a gift shop.

 

Miss Laura’s Visitor Center

A restored turn-of-the-century brothel that is now the city's official visitor center; Miss Laura's Visitors Center was the first former bordello to be listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

 

National Historic Site

Native Arkansas wildlife, canoeing, archery and more can be found at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center.

 

Fort Chaffee Barber Shop Museum

Restored WWII Army barbershop where Elvis Presley received his signature GI haircut when reporting for duty in 1958.

 

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art houses a permanent collection of American art masterworks from the colonial era to modern day, and touring collections from national art institutions.

 

Simple Pleasures

Special event facility built like an old time gas station- featuring “boomer” memorabilia, ice cream station and classic cars.