I Can Hear The Train Whistle!
Spring through fall in Van Buren means train season! The Van Buren Visitors Center is one of the excursion points serviced by the *Arkansas & Missouri Railroad. Passengers departing from Van Buren enjoy an approximately three hour round-trip ride to Winslow. Passengers from Springdale are also treated to a round-trip ride, with a three hour […]
Trolley Days Are Here To Stay!
The Van Buren Visitors Center Trolley has arrived and we’ve been humming “The Trolley Song” all day! The trolley will have its inaugural run on Wednesday, April 27th. The tentative schedule for the remainder of April and May is as follows: Wednesday, April 27th 10:00am-1:00pm Friday, April 29th 11:00am-1:00pm Saturday, April 30th 10:00am-3:00pm Wednesday, May […]
Spring is Here!
Spring has arrived in Arkansas and with the warmer weather comes more activities and adventures. Starting in April, the Van Buren Farmers Market is back in operation! Located at 1409 Main Street, the market is open from 7:00am to 12:00 pm on Wednesdays and Saturdays. You will find locally sourced produce, eggs, preserves, honey, and […]
Christmas Time Is Here
The Christmas season has arrived full force in Van Buren. City workers have been adorning light posts along the main thoroughfare with traditional star lights. Trees for the Chamber of Commerce’s Festival of Trees displays are being decorated. Christmas lights twinkle in shop windows and decorations abound. Along with the festive trimmings are annual events […]