Hot Springs, Arkansas has a colorful past. Nicknamed "The Spa City," it’s history includes an unusual mix of gamblers, gangsters and the health conscious. Discover some of the city’s attractions in this broadcast of The P. Allen Smith Show.
In the South we refer to a not so reputable past as "colorful." As in, "That Wilbur. He's got a colorful past." One of Arkansas's most "colorful" cities is Hot Springs and we Arkansans treasure it. I think you will too, which is why today's broadcast is all about "The Spa City" as we call it. Art, food, horse racing, boating and hot spring spas are just a few of the attractions. I’ll talk with four people about the unique history of the city and some of the fun activities that draw visitors.