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We drove from Mountain Home to Mountain View, AR to visit the Ozark Folk Center State Park. About a 50 mile trip both ways. But on Arkansas roads it was a pleasure. Beautiful drive on hilly 2 lane roads past cattle farms and horse farms and wide green pastures. We had a beautiful day weather wise too - 75 degrees and sunshine and a nice breeze. Couldn't have picked a more perfect day.
The Ozark Folk Center is laid out like a small town with shops such as a broom ...
... directions they handed out to everyone.
This jump also introduced me intimately to Idris' 2nd gear....I've been driving for 16 years and have never used 1st or 2nd gear before. I had no idea how wonderfully helpful they can be. On our printed directions to the next show, they indicated that there would be a steep downgrade at one point and to be prepared for it. This warning gave me an instant stomach ache and caused me slight panic attacks any time I thought of it during ...
... a job in the cook house.
Steve hooked us up with ringside guest passes for the second show at 7:30pm...we were front row for everything. Believe me when I say (and it's not just because John's now employed by Kelly Miller) this is the BEST circus show I've seen yet. I've loved the other ones we've seen in the past and I'm not taking anything away from those, but this one was my kind of circus...clowns, tiger act, zebra act, ...
... water. We also see bats and experience "total darkness". After the cave tour we do a little hiking in the surrounding park. We see waterfalls, snakes and lizzards. Sometime along the journey I lose my glasses, but seeing these sights is worth it. Check out the pictures.
... full moon, and then he sang her a song! And you will not believe that the old coot tried to kiss her on the neck when he finished his song!
But it's the music!!!
The Heritage Center has a large auditorium with nightly shows. All of the music is pre-WWII, so that means no electronic music. Yes, it is guitars, banjos, fiddles, big old basses, as well as less well known instruments such ...
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