“Keeping History Alive” Juneteenth Celebration

On Saturday, June 18th from 3pm – 9pm downtown Texarkana and Front Street is the place to be! “Keeping History Alive” celebrates the African history, culture and heritage with this day of fun for the whole family. Whether you’re looking for food, crafts, music and games, you’ll find it here. Enter the best BBQ ribs or sweet potato pie contest …

All For Autism Fundraiser at Crossties

This Saturday, May 21, 2022, Crossties will host the Greater Texarkana Autism Awareness Foundation’s “All For Autism” fundraising event. Don’t miss this fun filled day and help raise money and awareness for Autism research and support. Start early with a 5K or a 2 block Fun Run. Registration starts at 7:00 am on the corner of Olive and Front street …

The Frozen Rail

Located in the historic Front Street Caboose, the Frozen Rail offers a variety of beverages to cool off on that hot summer day or, relax during the quiet night. Whether your taste is  frozen margaritas, daiquiri’s or canned beer, it’s on their menu. While visiting them, take your drink and enjoy the rest of the Downtown Entertainment District or, sit …

1894 City Market

Formerly Ritchie Grocery, the 1894 City Market is a historic commercial building at Front and Olive Streets in Texarkana, Arkansas housing apartments, retail and art space. It was built in 1894 by Francis Mullins, owner of the Texas Produce Company, the first major grocery wholesaler in Texarkana, founded in 1884. It was purchased by the Ritchie Grocery Company in 1926. It is …

1894 Second Saturday Trade Days

The weather is warming up and Trade Days is kicking into high gear! Trade Days is an open air market held on the second Saturday of each month at the historic 1894 Building, formerly Richie Grocery. With areas for local handcrafted items, farmers market, health and wellness, food, artist and craftsman demonstration and a pickers paradise, you’re certain to find …