August is Heating Up in Eureka Springs!

August 2 – August 4vents
Summer Diversity Weekend

Join us for a fun weekend that will make you want to move to our “Gay Capital of Arkansas. Where we live “Diverse Everyday” Like their Facebook Page for the full summer diversity schedule.

August 2- 3
Yards & Yards of Yard Sales

It’s summertime in the Ozarks and it’s time for the annual summer city-wide Yards & Yards of Yard Sales. Come and enjoy Eureka and find that special treasure you’ve been searching for.  Yard sales all around town open from 8AM-5PM. Maps available at the Chamber of Commerce.  For more info visit

August 2
Gospel of Eureka–Free Screening
The Auditorium, 8:00 pm

Save the date for the premiere of “The Gospel of Eureka” on Friday, August 2, 2019. Synopsis: Love, faith and civil rights collide in Eureka Springs, Arkansas as evangelical Christians and drag queens step into the spotlight to dismantle stereotypes in the multi-award-winning film. This premier is free to attend. Seating on a first-come basis. Doors open at 7:30 pm. Film starts at 8:00 pm, followed by a Q/A session with the filmmakers and several cast members.

August 3
UFO HUB Lecture Series
Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center

Attend lectures about UFOs, Alien Contact and Cryptozoology. Guest speakers will be Nick Redfern, Sherry Wilde, and Scott Nelson. More info. 

August 3rd
Jimmy James
The Auditorium, 8:30pm

Jimmy James returns to Eureka Springs Diversity Weekend August 3rd at The Auditorium. The Award-Winning entertainer, singer and voice impressionist is also a Billboard chart-topping recording artist and songwriter.  All new award-winning multimedia Show: “Divas are Forever”.  Get tickets.

August 9th- August 10th
Bluegrass Blast
Basin Spring Park

Fun for the whole family with lots of FREE Live Bluegrass in the Basin Spring Park bandshell.
August 9th– 3 pm Casey & The Attaboys 5:15 pm Old Salt Union
August 10th– 3 pm Casey & The Attaboys 5:30 pm Po Ramblin Boys

August 9th
Peace, Love, Eat – Food, Music & Wisdom

Peace, Love, Eat–An enchanted evening filled with joy friendship and connection.  You may bring your own drink But eating is on us Prepare for a delightful array of finger foods, all made with intense love! Eats are followed by the Peaceful music of John Two-Hawks and Van Adams Love And then a teaching by John Two-Hawks The Sacred Hoop – Connecting to Earth and Sky. More info. 

August 9th
Alt at the Aud

The Eureka Springs City Auditorium and Ezomb LLC are excited to announce the “Alt at The Aud” summer concert series, featuring Moulton/Modeling. All ages – Doors at 8 p.m $10 per person at the Gem Event Space in the historic Eureka Springs City Auditorium! For more info:   Facebook page.

August 17
Basin Park Music Series
Basin Spring Park, 5:30pm

FREE Live Music in Basin Spring Park from 5:30 to 7:30 PM with local favorites, The Cate Brothers. The Cate Brothers are the singer-songwriter-musician duo of Earl and Ernest Cate, twin brothers from Fayetteville, Arkansas, who in the mid-1960s became performers of country soul music at clubs and dances in Arkansas and elsewhere in the mid-South of the United States

August 16-18
Summertime in the Ozarks

Summertime in the Ozarks is a weekend Al-Anon conference, scheduled for August 16-18, 2019, in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.  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.  Web Site

August 23rd – August 25th
27th Annual Volkswagen Weekend

This is the ultimate car show weekend.  It’s not just for the fancy show cars…it’s for all of you.  Bugs, vans and everything in between.  There will be lots of vendors with those much looked for parts and accessories. Ride through our beautiful Ozark Mountains on a beautiful Ozark summer weekend with all your new and old VW buddies.   Parade at 3 pm on Saturday.
Volkswagen Show at Inn of the Ozarks
Foul Air Overflow Show at Pine Mountain Village
Ozark Euro Rally at Great Passion Play  

August 24
Drumming in the Park
Basin Spring Park, 6 pm

Come and join in the fun and make some noise!

August 28th – August 31st
Banjo Rally International

This has been an annual event since 1975. Banjo Rally International is an annual gathering opportunity for players of all acoustic instruments. We focus on players of 4-string plectrum and tenor banjos, but all acoustic instrument musicians are welcome to attend and perform. Visit for other info & schedule of events.