Profiling local mixed media artist Amanda Perieira

As a tip of the hat to The Unexpected, we at the Downtown Crier decided to showcase local artists on a regular basis. Even as...[ read more ]

Arts West End Festival Showcases Local Artists and Their Works

Picture it. Local artists of all ages at Pendergraft Park on a late summer Saturday afternoon, showcasing their works and celebrating the culmination of The...[ read more ]

A Peek at The Unexpected 2016

Eight new international artists and 2 favorites from last year are returning to downtown Fort Smith. D*Face and Maser will create new projects at The...[ read more ]

Deputy Cooper Funeral / Processional Info for Tuesday Morning

Fort Smith and Sebastian County are grateful for the support from law enforcement agencies across Arkansas, Oklahoma and across our great nation the past several...[ read more ]

3 ideas + 1 for weekend fun downtown

1. Tonight & Saturday night - Salvatore's is open for dinner at Garrison Commons. Come check out the new twist on a family tradition as...[ read more ]

Visit Salvatore’s at Garrison Commons TODAY

64.6 Downtown is pleased to announce the opening of Garrison Commons on Tuesday, August 9, Fort Smith’s new pocket park located at 913 Garrison Ave...[ read more ]

Mama Says, “Birthday Bash!”

Mama says, “Come downtown Saturday for a happy first birthday celebration!” Just in time for tax-free weekend in Arkansas, Kristie Anderson, owner of Mama Says Emporium,...[ read more ]

Peacemaker Music & Arts Festival begins tomorrow night, with a stellar line-up.

Be sure to check out the Rules & Info sections before you come out, for information about what's allowed and what's not, accessibility options and...[ read more ]

Peacemaker, other new festivals – more than fun

As Peacemaker Music & Arts Fest organizers prepare for a stellar slate of performers and a big crowd, a recent panel discussion downtown highlighted the...[ read more ]

Thursday night is STRONG!

AHA! Fort Smith “A sudden realization, inspiration, insight, recognition or comprehension.” That’s how Mirriam-Webster defines an “Aha moment.” A small band of downtown business owners...[ read more ]