September 2018
Calendar of Events

Drumming in the Park

Saturday, Sept. 1, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Basin Spring Park

Angelo is back with Drumming in the Park. Bring your drum and join in the fun!

Eureka Springs Antique Auto Festival

Friday, Sept. 7-Sunday, Sept. 9, Great Passion Play

The longest running car show in Northwest Arkansas includes a pre-event sunset cruise, a panel of professional judges, more than 50 awards, music, food and a parade of show cars through downtown Eureka Springs at 4 p.m. Saturday. The Great Bank Robbery re-enactment will be held downtown immediately after the parade. Visit for details and vehicle registration or call the Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce at 479-253-8737.

Second Saturday Stroll

Saturday, Sept. 8, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Downtown

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

Scooting the Ozarks

Monday, Sept. 10-Saturday, Sept. 15

The twisting roads of the Ozark Mountains bring scooter riders back to Eureka Springs for STO year after year.

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Jazz Eureka

Thursday, Sept. 13-Saturday, Sept. 15

Jazz Eureka celebrates 33 years of jazz in Eureka Springs. The weekend starts on Thursday with a Roaring ’20s Party with Four Score from 7-10 p.m. Thursday at the Crescent Hotel. This year’s event also features free concerts in Basin Spring Park on Friday and Saturday, with four-time Grammy Award winner Larry Carlton, the headline act, performing at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at The Auditorium. Tickets are available at

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Ozarks Slingshot Invasion

Wednesday, Sept. 19-Saturday, Sept. 22

Come meet other Slingshot owners and ride in the Ozarks. This event will include vendors, group rides, visits to museums and historical places and lots of fun. Parade through downtown starting at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday.

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Dancing in the Park

Saturday, Sept. 22, 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.

Bike, Blues & BBQ

Wednesday, Sept. 26-Saturday, Sept. 29

Riders from all over the United States come to Northwest Arkansas to congregate and ride our beautiful Ozark Mountain highways. The main event is in Fayetteville, but Eureka Springs is a favorite gathering place before, during or after the big rally.

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