Director of Tourism and Community Affairs Kevin Sexton holds this year’s trophy displaying the American Association of Retirement Communities Seal of Approval.

Hot Springs Village has earned the prestigious American Association of Retirement Communities Seal of Approval.

“It’s an honor for Hot Springs Village to be recognized once again by the American Association of Retirement Communities as a community that differentiates itself from many others because of our vast amenity offerings as well as programs dedicated to serving property owners and visitors with excellence,” Director of Tourism and Community Affairs Kevin Sexton said.

Hot Springs Village is recognized by the AARC for their commitment to making their community top-notch through lifestyle programming, amenity development, communication programs and education.

“Hot Springs Village is a stunning example of a successful retirement community in Arkansas,” AARC chairperson Rachel Baker said.

The AARC is the nation’s leading organization on educating local governments and private communities on retiree attraction. It’s Seal of Approval program was established in 1994. Award winners are evaluated by a national panel of retirement destination experts on a variety of criteria.