Pocahontas to Host Conference on Agri/Eco Tourism

POCAHONTAS, AR - A statewide workshop on the specifics and benefits of agri and eco-tourism will be held at Black River Technical College in Pocahontas on Thursday, Oct. 30.  The 6 p.m. workshop will feature speakers from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, University of Arkansas and the Arkansas Dept. of Parks & Tourism.

The event is being co-sponsored by the Randolph County Tourism Association and the Randolph County Development Center.

The event is free, and open to the public.  More information is available by calling 870-892-5264, or on the Web at www.seerandolphcounty.com.