October is Fall Fabulous in Eureka Springs!
October 4 – October 7
28th Annual Corvette Weekend
Since 1991, Corvette enthusiasts across the Midwest and beyond have gathered in Eureka Springs, Arkansas the first weekend of October, to enjoy the beautiful autumn scenery and weather, the unique charm of the Eureka Springs area and just relaxing and having fun with hundreds of fellow Corvette fans. No bitter competition, no concourse preparation, no points to win or lose, just a lot of viewing and driving enjoyment with America’s Sports Car. http://eurekaspringscorvette.org/
Drumming in the Park
Basin Spring Park, 6 pm
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.
October 11 – October 14
Hillberry Music Festival
This event, held at “The Farm” which boasts beautiful 360-degree panoramic views. The line-up includes: Railroad Earth (2 nights), Trampled by Turtles, Sam Bush, The Wood Brothers, Billy Strings, Split Lip Rayfield, Arkansauce, The Mighty Pines, Miles Over Mountains, and more.
October 11th – October 14th
Five & Dime Drama Collective of Eureka Springs presents their third annual Fall Performance Series, entitled “Multiverse.” Each performance will include seven micro-plays that are world premieres by playwrights from around the globe. For mature audiences, please. Five & Dime offers thought-provoking entertainment, ranging from comedy to tragedy, literal to metaphorical, topical to timeless.
October 12th – 13th
Music in the Park Series
Basin Spring Park, 2 pm & 4 pm both days
Lindsey Lou and the Ben Miller Band will be here to entertain you for the 2018 Season Finale performance of the Music in the Park Series. Come and enjoy a FREE weekend of Bluegrass, Country, Blues, Folk, Americana…..something for everyone…. in our beautiful Basin Spring Park.
2nd Saturday Gallery Stroll
Around Town 6 pm to 9pm
The Gallery Association presents its special Second Saturday gallery stroll through historic downtown. The galleries stay open for your enjoyment with special artists’ showings and demonstrations. Light refreshments and wine served in participating shops & galleries.
War Eagle Craft Fair
The War Eagle Fair began in 1954. It was started as a way for crafters from across the Ozarks region to display their works. With more than 250 booths of all handcrafted products displayed by their creators, the War Eagle Fair takes place along the banks of the War Eagle Creek.
October 18th-20th 26th & 27th
10th Annual Voices from The Silent City
Eureka Springs Cemetery, 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Costumed guided, living history tours of the Eureka Springs Municipal Cemetery located on Highway 62 East. These tours feature actors in period costumes sharing stories of their unique & colorful pasts. This year’s tour will be featuring characters from the World War I era, “Remembering the Armistice”. These are one-hour walking tours through the Cemetery starting at 5:30 PM departing from the parking lot of the old Victoria Inn and leaving every 20 minutes until 8:30 PM.
Legends Christian Music Concert
Basin Spring Park, 4 pm
Free Music in Basin Spring Park. Legends Christian Music concert.
Mad Hatter Psychedelic Ball
Crescent Hotel, 7pm-10pm
2018 Mad Hatter Ball ~ Silent Auction ~ Hat Contest Hats are required!! Music by Crescent City Combo Dinner @ 6 pm Tickets $60 For more info and tickets visit www.essa-art.org or call 479-253-5384
The Auditorium, 9 am
Magnify Jesus Ministries is CALLING ALL MEN to join us in Eureka Springs @ The Auditorium. Come and be a part of this move of God. Legends of Christian music live concert! For more info and a full schedule of programs please visit the http://magnifyjesus.world. For tickets http://theaud.org.
Center Street, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Come and join the Eureka Springs Rotary Club at the annual Oktoberfest. Sample the finest local Micro-Brews, craft and seasonal beers in this quaint little European-like village nestled in the Ozark Mountains. The party will be right in the middle of downtown on Center Street.
October 25 – October 27
Minis in the Ozarks
The MINIs in the Ozarks (MITO) is an annual event held in Eureka Springs where hundreds of MINI motorists come together to enjoy all things MINI. This year’s event will be held on October 25-27, 2018.
7th Annual Zombie Crawl
On the evening of Saturday, Eureka Springs will experience its 7th Annual Eureka Springs Zombie Crawl. A parade of hundreds of hungry zombies will make their annual descent down Spring Street, followed by apocalyptic vehicles, spooky street performers, and Halloween floats. This is Eureka’s biggest parade spectacle and it is not to be missed! All are invited (locals and visitors) to participate!
Dancing in the Park
Basin Spring Park, 12 pm
The Melon Light Dancers will entertain all ages, and if you’re willing, they’ll help you learn a step or two. This is our special Halloween, Zombie weekend dance. Come and learn Michael Jackson’s THRILLER—at least enough to participate in the Zombie crawl and street dance. It’s Free and it’s gonna be a blast! Never stop dancing!!
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, 7 pm to 9 pm
Don’t be a scaredy cat during this family-friendly nighttime fundraiser. Join the Refuge as they turn their property into an open-air haunted house, brooding with lions, tigers…and the occasional princess. Costume contests, games, giveaways, hayrides, and nocturnal animals await you for the only time of year the Refuge is open during the dark of night!
Intrigue Theater’s Halloween Special
The Auditorium, 8:30 pm
It is too early to reveal what will be new this year – but there will be new surprises this year as INTRIGUE THEATER’S Sean-Paul and Juliana Fay will be making the 2018 Halloween THE BIGGEST EVENT YET! This has been a sell out for the last 5 years! Get your tickets early for this special performance in The Auditorium. For tickets visit http://theaud.org & for more info visit http://intriguetheater.com.