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Arkansas parks, tourism to be featured in next 'Arkansans Ask' March 23 on AETN

Posted 15 Mar 2017

'Arkansans Ask: Parks and Tourism' will air on the Arkansas Educational Television Network Thursday, March 23, at 7 p.m.

Arkansas is host to 52 state parks, many attractions and events. Representatives of the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism will discuss the growing industry of tourism and its importance to Arkansas's economy.

Panelists include: Kane Webb, director; Joe David Rice, tourism director; and Meg Matthews, public information coordinator. Steve Barnes will host.

Viewers may submit questions and comments during the live broadcast at 800-662-2386, or on Twitter with #ARAsk.

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