Eureka Springs Summer Bucket List
We’ve made the ultimate Eureka Springs summer bucket list! Take advantage of the long days and warm nights with the following activities. How many can you check off this year?
Can you escape the room before time runs out? Visit Escape Room 13 to find out!
Zipline through the forest at Ozark Mountain Ziplines
Visit rescued big cats and other wild animals at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Take in the history of Eureka Springs at the Eureka Springs Historical Museum
Take in America’s #1 Attended Outdoor Drama, The Great Passion Play
Visit Blue Spring, pouring 38 million gallons of cold, clear water each day into its trout-filled lagoon.
Relax on a cruise of Beaver Lake on Belle of the Ozarks
See all of historic Eureka Springs while someone else drives and narrates on the Tram Tour
Find your favorite swimming hole at an area pool, river, creek, or lake.
Experience an evening of mystery and intrigue at Intrigue Theater
Enjoy FREE Music in Basin Spring Park the 3rd Saturday of every month
Climb a 100′ Observation Tower at Razorback Gift Shop or The Village at Pine Mountain
Golf at Holiday Island
Shop for Bargains at the Annual Yards & Yards of Yard Sales in August
Visit Pivot Rock Natural Bridge
Tour the Ozarks’ strangest dwelling, Quigley Castle
The opera at Inspiration Point presents three fully staged operas during its June and July summer opera festival Opera in the Ozarks
Kick up your heels with Drumming in the Park the first Saturday of every month
Mountain bikers love the steep hills and winding roads during the Fat Tire Festival
Celebrate diversity at Summer Diversity Weekend
Visit with artists during Second Saturday Gallery Stroll
Do you have what it takes to become The Eurekan? Enter the 3 day multi-sport festival!
The St. Elizabeth Catholic Church is listed in “Ripley’s Believe It or Not” because visitors enter the building from the bell tower.
Volkswagen lovers can meet up at the 3-Day Volkswagen Festival
Take a cooking class with Cuisine Karen
Camp out at an area campground.
Ditch your car and ride a Trolley around Eureka Springs
Step back in time to an earlier age of locomotive transportation and enjoy the Excursion Train or the Dining Car at ESNA Railway.
Enjoy a show at the Ozark Mountain Hoedown.
What’s under downtown Eureka Springs? You can take a tour and find out!
See why the beautiful Thorncrown Chapel has received dozens of architecture awards from around the world.
Enjoy local music & fun at one of our area bars & clubs.
Explore the springs of Eureka Springs with this handy map
Go fishing on one of our lakes or rivers: Beaver Lake, Table Rock Lake, Lake Leatherwood, Kings River or White River
Shop until you drop at one of our dozens of shops and galleries
Take an art class at Eureka Springs School of the Arts
Have a relaxing massage at one of the many spas throughout town