Local February Events to Help You Beat Winter Blues

Jan 20, 2017, 16:02 PM by Discount Auto Glass

Starting to feel those wintertime blues? We have some ideas to remedy that! We here at Discount Auto Glass have been doing a little research for local weekend trips you can take to break up the monotony of your cold weather routines.

Learn to build a bluebird house.

Western bluebirdJacksonport State Park in Newport, Arkansas is offering a workshop on constructing your very own bluebird house on February 4, 2017. All supplies are provided, so all you need to bring is yourself. But, you will need to register early. Learn more.

Take a trip to the Mena Art Gallery.

Mena is a small town in South West Arkansas and the Mena Art Gallery has been a staple in town since 1945. During the month of February they will host the Sweethearts Open Show where you can browse a variety of artwork and maybe even find something for your own sweetheart. It’s a great day trip to take in some art and do some shopping. Find out more.

friends at beer festivalGo to Frost Fest 2017.

If locally brewed craft beer is your thing, then a trip to Fayetteville is in store. There will be craft beer, live music, food trucks, and art from local vendors. It’s happening rain, snow, ice, or shine. Of course, you must be 21 to attend. Check out more info.

Learn how to cook in a Dutch oven.

Are you interested in learning how to cook in a Dutch oven for your upcoming summer camping trips? Then venture down to the Delta Heritage Trail State Park in Helena-West Helena on Saturday, February 18. The ovens, ingredients, and cooking utensils are supplied. Learn more.

Get glowing at Lanterns!

Wildwood Park for the Arts, located in Little Rock, is bringing back their annual winter glowing lanternsfestival. This year’s event will feature cuisine and events from Canada, China, the Caribbean, France, the United Kingdom, the wild west of the United States, and the moon. It’s bound to be a cultural adventure for the whole family. Find out more.

Have a night out at Spiva Center for the Arts.

The George A. Spiva Center for the Arts in Joplin, Missouri has lots of programs and events for both families and individuals alike. In the month of February you can enjoy Art on Tap, Art Night Out, and exhibits at the center. It is a great opportunity to get out of the house and enjoy the local community. Check out more about the center.

Get on the road and visit some of these awesome places! If not all goes as planned on your trip and you experience some auto glass damage, we are here for you! We can take appointments at one of our eight locations throughout Arkansas and our one location in Joplin, Missouri, or we can come to you at no additional cost. Give us a call at 501-377-9575 or use our online form to get a quote. Happy trails!

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