December Sparkles in Eureka Springs

December 5th
53rd Annual Silver Tea
Crescent Hotel, 1:30-3:30 pm

On December 5th from 1:30 to 3:30, the Crystal Dining Room at the Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas will be turned into a Winter Wonderland by the St. James Episcopal Church members.  This yearly event on the first Thursday in December kicks off the Christmas Season Celebrations occurring all over town throughout the month.  The tables are covered with silver trays full of tea cookies and sandwiches.

December 6th
Eureka Springs Christmas Parade of Lights

One of Eureka’s favorite parades.  This evening’s Parade of Lights rolls at 6:00PM through the beautifully decorated downtown streets with floats, walkers, bands and thousands of lights.

December 7th
Santa in the Park
Basin Spring Park, 1pm-3pm

Join our own Eureka Springs Fire Department as they bring Santa for a special treat to Downtown.

December 7th
Annual Christmas Tour of Homes

A walking tour of a sampling of Eureka’s most beautifully restored homes giving guests a glimpse of a bygone era.  All stops on the self-guided tour will be lavishly decorated for the season with Victorian attired docents to relate the history of each home. Visitors will be treated to carolers, Christmas music and refreshments along their journey into the past. Visit

December 7th
John Two-Hawks Holiday Concert
The Auditorium, 7pm

17th annual holiday concert featuring John Two-Hawks and featuring the Bentonville Washington Jr. High Girls’ Choir at The Aud in Eureka Springs. With special guest Catherine Reed Benefit for Echo Village Tickets available at or at the door the night of the performance.

December 7th-8th
Lights on White Street Open Houses

This two-day event introduces you to the new Ten White Street Gallery and lets you tour the studios of several White Street artists. Get a jump on shopping locally by visiting and shopping with local artisans. Hosts Barbara Kennedy, Steve Beacham, and Mark Hughes invite you to drop into participating studios during the Tour of Homes Saturday the 7th from 10 to 8 and Sunday the 8th from 11 to 5.

December 13th
NWA Ballet Theatre Presents-Immortal Beloved
The Auditorium, 7:30 pm

Northwest Arkansas Ballet Theater presents Immortal Beloved: Possessed by Genius.  What you think you know of Beethoven and everything you don’t brought to life in a bold mix of classical and contemporary dance.  FREE SHOW!

December 14th
A Night of Merry Making
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Free Holiday Fun for the Whole Family! Caroling in Basin Spring Park with momandpop at 5 p.m. Living Windows including Living Art Exhibit 5-8 p.m. Elfie Selfie Scavenger Hunt 5-8 p.m. Snow, Street Theater & More throughout this spectacular night of shopping in our historic downtown.

December 14th
Night of 1000 Santas

Come dressed as Santa and stroll with the group from location to location–making merry along the way! Pre-register for your Night of 1000 Santas by purchasing a ticket online. Selfie Scavenger Crawl starting at 7 p.m $15 Donation to Eureka Springs Main Street Program. Get tickets.

December 14th
Ozarks Chorale Holiday Concert
The Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

The Ozarks Chorale holiday concert at The Auditorium is a must-see – as well as a family tradition for many who live in Northwest Arkansas. Since children and students attend for free, it is an affordable way to spend an amazing evening of music as we celebrate together. Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 14th, and plan to join us as we sing in the spirit of the holidays. Tickets are available at the door.

December 20th
Home for the Holidays Concert
The Auditorium, 7pm

The Ozarks hills will come alive with the sound of holiday music on Friday, December 20th when the annual Home for the Holidays Concert takes place in The Auditorium. Local Eureka Springs singers and groups will perform songs of the season. Doors open at 6:30 and showtime is 7 p.m. There is no charge to attend the concert but donations to the Flint Street Food Bank are accepted at the door.

December 21st
Grady Nichols-Falling In Love With Christmas
The Auditorium, 7pm

FREE Christmas concert brought to you by the Historic Eureka Springs Auditorium and the City Advertising and Promotion Commission featuring  Smooth Jazz Saxophonist Grady Nichols.   Showtime 7:00PM