“It’s a good environment for the whole family. It’s a good place for a date night. It’s nice just to relax, get away and enjoy the beauty of art in whatever form or fashion it appeals to you,” Traci Shelton said.
They have put away those stuffy coats and stocked up on sunblock because it is time to plan that dream vacation getaway.
Chickasaw Cultural Center offers several family-friendly festivals during the summer.
Museum visitors participate in real-world experiences in hands-on exhibits.
The trail is expected to be completed sometime this summer.
The charter cruise service brought in 15,000 passengers last year.
There is no more favorite time of the year for young and old than summertime, when just about everyone can get out and explore the wild, beautiful parks and attractions locally and across the state.
“This was a place of reformation,” she explained. “Prisoners were taught trades and gardening so they could make a better life for themselves when they got out.”
We also selected this roundup of fun and unusual roadside attractions, eateries, venues, museums and more that will pique any day-tripper’s curiosity while learning more about our state history and the highway that connects America.
“Protect yourself. That’s the message,” Maytubby said. “Wear insect repellent and take precautions to lower your risk of being bitten.”