Calendar of Events 2018

Summer Diversity Weekend

Friday, Aug. 3-Sunday, Aug. 5

Celebrate diversity in Eureka Springs! For more information, visit the Out in Eureka page on Facebook.

Yards and Yards
of Yard Sales

Friday, Aug. 3-Sunday, Aug. 5

It’s summertime in the Ozarks and it’s time for the annual summer city-wide Yards & Yards of Yard Sales. Find that special treasure you’ve been searching for at yard sales all around town. Maps are available at the Chamber of Commerce.

Del Shores-Six Characters In Search Of A Play

Friday, Aug. 3, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.,
The Auditorium

Sordid Lives creator Del Shores’ new one-man show, directed by Emerson Collins, proves once and for all that he is not a writer, he’s a self-proclaimed thief! In “Six Characters In Search Of A Play,” Shores brings to life six one-of-a-kind characters he has met in real life that haven’t quite made it into one of his plays, films or TV shows. Tickets and more information are available at

Jesse Dean & Company in Concert

Saturday, Aug. 4, 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., The Auditorium

Jesse Dean & Company, Opal Fly & Kapow and The Brandon Moore Band at The Auditorium for a night of original music, sprinkled with great covers. For tickets and more information, visit

Drumming in the Park

Saturday, Aug. 4, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.,
Basin Spring Park

Angelo is back with “Drumming in the Park”. Come on down to Basin Spring Park, bring your drum and join in the fun. Everyone is encouraged to join in on the drumming circle.

The Eurekan Multisport Festival

Friday, Aug. 10-Sunday, Aug. 12

A three-day multi-sport festival consisting of a super sprint-distance triathlon on Friday afternoon; three different distance Gran Fondo road bike rides on Saturday; and three distances of runs on Sunday. Participants can enter individual events or take “The Eurekan” challenge, which consists of two different categories, full and half distances over three days. For registration and full schedule of events visit

2nd Saturday Gallery Stroll

Saturday, Aug. 11, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Gallery Association presents its special Second Saturday gallery stroll through historic downtown. The galleries stay open from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. for your enjoyment with special artists’ showings and demonstrations. Light refreshments and wine served in participating shops & galleries.

Bluegrass Eureka

Friday, Aug. 17-Sunday, Aug. 19

Fun for the whole family with lots of free live bluegrass in the Basin Park Bandshell.

7th Annual Summertime in the Ozarks

Friday, Aug. 17-Sunday, Aug. 19

Summertime in the Ozarks is a weekend Al-Anon conference. It is aimed at being a family event with activities for everyone involved in recovery. Whether you are a member of Al-Anon, Alateen, AA or a dual member, there will be something for you. For more information, visit or email:

Arkansas Enduro Series

Saturday, Aug. 18-Sunday, Aug. 19

Downhill Enduro competition at

Lake Leatherwood downhill trails.

Visit for more information.

26th Annual Volkswagen Weekend

Friday, Aug. 24-Sunday, Aug. 26

The 26th Annual VW Weekend in Eureka Springs has a Volkswagen for everyone—Bugs, vans and everything in between. The weekend’s highlight is the parade through and around town at 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information visit

Dancing in the Park

Saturday, Aug. 25, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Basin Spring Park

The fourth Saturday of the month brings dancing to Basin Spring Park. The Melonlight Dancers will entertain all ages, and if you’re willing, they’ll help you learn a step or two. Come and enjoy this free event.

Banjo Rally International

Wednesday, Aug. 29-Sunday, Sept. 2

An annual event since 1975 in Eureka Springs. This year’s headliner is Matt Tolentino. Banjo Rally International is an annual gathering opportunity for players of all acoustic instruments. The skill level of players ranges from beginner to seasoned professional a and participants range in age from 10 to 95. Visit for more information and a schedule of events.