Searcy, Arkansas Things to Do
Berryhill Park is walking distance from the hotel and a fun activity for toddlers and kids. Golf is just a mile away at the Course at River Oaks. Day trips to Bayou Des Arc River and Heber Springs offer exciting things to do, too!
Things to Do near M-Star Hotel Searcy
Berryhill Park.The 7.2-acre Berryhill Park is walking distance from M-Star Hotel Searcy and perfect destination for free family fun. The park features a playground for toddlers and young children, lighted tennis courts, a softball field, shuffle board, volleyball court, lighted walking paths and picnic areas for gathering. The “Holiday of Lights” Christmas display at Berryhill Park is famous throughout Searcy. Visit http://searcy.com/content/godo/parks.
Searcy Municipal Pool.Get a good workout or enjoy a leisurely swim at the Searcy Municipal Pool located a short walk from M-Star Hotel Searcy. Searcy Municipal Pool offers diving boards, lap swimming, an instructional pool and a designated swimming pool for children. Call (501) 279-1010 for admission fees and hours of operation. [Top]
LazerCade.Treat the family to an exciting outing at LazerCade in Searcy. Lazercade features two laser tag arenas stretching 6,000 square feet, a video game arcade, billiards, air hockey, and special parent’s lounge equipped with closed circuit TVs for monitoring kids at play. LazerCade also serves fresh, piping hot pizza by the slice or in whole pies, and a selection of beverages. Visit www.lazercade.com.
The Course at River Oaks.The Course at River Oaks in Searcy offers well-maintained, 18-hole golf at affordable rates. The par 71 golf course was designed by John Floyd and plays to 6,159 yards.
The Course at River Oaks opened in 1992. Call (501) 279-4653 for tee time reservations and course information, including tournament play. [Top]
Bayou des Arc River.Enjoy a day outdoors on the Bayou des Arc River, located 13 miles from M-Star Hotel Searcy. The Bayou des Arc River is popular for low intensity kayaking and whitewater rafting. It is a tributary of the White River that flows through some of the most scenic regions of Arkansas. The Arkansas Wildlife Management Area where Bayou des Arc is located permits fishing, boating and other outdoor recreation. Visit www.agfc.com.
Big Creek, Cleburne County.Outdoor recreation is at its best in the Big Creek area of Cleburne County. Big Creek runs approximately 38 miles, winding its way through thick Arkansas vegetation, crystalline pools of smooth water, rock outcroppings and abundant wildlife. Big Creek features class I and II rapids, making it a popular run for beginner boaters and families. Fun at Big Creek is just 16 miles from M-Star Hotel Searcy. Visit http://southwestpaddler.com/docs/whitear8.html. [Top]
Heber Springs, Arkansas.Heber Springs, Arkansas offers myriad things to see and do for the whole family. Greers Ferry Lake is the center of attention in the Heber Springs area. The lake is a trusted destination for anglers seeking prized trophy catches. Heber Springs known throughout Arkansas for its famous annual Championship Cardboard Boat Race that attracts thousands of visitors each year. The quaint town of Heber Springs is also home to art galleries showcases local artisans’ work, boutiques, and restaurants featuring regional cuisine. Visit www.heber-springs.com.
Little Rock, Arkansas.Historic Little Rock, Arkansas is a bustling metropolitan city with international restaurants, cultural attractions, beautiful public parks, shopping, and much more. Finding fun and interesting things to do in Little Rock is easy. Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, William J. Clinton Presidential Center and Park, riverboat rides, art gallery walks, architectural landmarks, and important Civil War sites are just a few Little Rock attractions. Visit www.littlerock.com. [Top]
Harding University.Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas is a private, four-year, liberal arts university steeped in Christian ideals. Harding University offers graduate and undergraduate degree programs in its eight colleges: Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Communication, Bible and Religion, Nursing, Sciences, and Pharmacy. A member of the Gulf South Conference, Harding athletes compete at the NCAA Division II level. Harding University is centrally located near Searcy restaurants, shopping, and M-Star Hotel Searcy. Visit www.harding.edu.
William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum.The William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum in Little Rock, Arkansas offers an interesting perspective of world and national events that occurred during President Clinton’s terms in office. The museum holdings and archive collections at the Clinton Library and Museum are the most extensive of the country’s Presidential Library system. Replicas of the Oval Office and Cabinet as they looked during Clinton’s White House years are among the most popular exhibits on display here. In addition to the museum, educational programs and special events are open to the public. Visit www.clintonlibrary.gov. [Top]
M-Star Hotel - Searcy, Arkansas (AR)
2203 East Race Avenue, Searcy, Arkansas 72143Reservations: 1-877-747-8713 Hotel Direct: 1-501-268-3511 Fax: 1-501-268-3511