Holiday Events in Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs shines for the holidays with a month of festive events.

The city comes to life at Christmas with unique shopping opportunities, holiday concerts, and much more!

November 25-December 23

Snow Village & Train Exhibit
Gaskins Switch Village

snow village 3The largest privately owned Snow Village & Train Exhibit in the US will return to Eureka Springs beginning on Friday, November 25th, and running thru Friday, December 23rd. For dates & times visit eurekaspringshistoricalmuseum.org

 

 

November 26th
Art Bazaar
Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Come to Eureka Springs Art Bazaar for Small Business Saturday.  Find that special something you couldn’t find anywhere else but here.  Local and regional artists exhibit their unique wares.  All different media can be found under one roof at the Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center. Hourly door prizes, entertainment, supervised kids area, free make-your-own wrapping paper, and more.  It will be a fun day in Eureka Springs! Admission is $3.00 OR two non-perishable food items.  Benefits the Flint Street Food Pantry.

 

Santa in the Park
Basin Spring Park,  1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Santa in the Park featuring Santa & Reindeer Games with performances by momandpop and Santa – fun for the whole family!

 

December 1st

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Crescent Hotel, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fifty years of Festive Teas have been given by the women of St. James Episcopal Church to start the Christmas Season on the first Thursday in December. This year the tea is on December 1st from 1:30 to 3:30 in the beautiful Crystal Dining Room of the Crescent Hotel. The recipient of this year’s donations will be the Jeremiah House.

 

December 2nd

Christmas Parade of Lights
Downtown, 6pm

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.  Start your holiday season in Eureka.  The theme for 2016 will be “Toyland”. For more information call 800-6EUREKA or visit www.eurekaspringschamber.com.

 

December 3rd

Santa in the Park
Basin Spring Park, 1pm to 3pm

Santa in the Park featuring Santa & Reindeer Games with performances by momandpop and Santa – fun for the whole family!

 

John Two Hawks Holiday Concert
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The Auditorium,   7pm

Annual  holiday concert starring John Two Hawks. Check website for more details and tickets.

 


December 10th

Santa in the Park
Basin Spring Park, 1pm to 3pm
Santa in the Park featuring Santa & Reindeer Games with performances by momandpop and Santa – fun for the whole family!

Living Windows
Downtown, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Every year the shop windows in Eureka Springs come alive…..literally with your favorite holiday characters! Enjoy shopping our beautiful little historic town all dressed up in its holiday fun.

Light the Hills
Luminaries light up Basin Spring Park along with Spring Street setting the stage for Christmas Card shopping experience!

Illuminated Stroll the Springs Tour
5-8PM – Meet at Sweet Spring and stroll to Grotto Spring with a guided tour.  Tickets available at reserveeureka.com

Ozarks Chorale Christmas Concert
The Auditorium,  7:30pmchorale

Annual Christmas concert.  Come and enjoy the sounds of the season. For more info visit www.theozarkschorale.org.

 

December 17th

Home for the Holidays

The Auditorium, 7:00 pm

Come and join our community and the great talent we have among us to celebrate the holidays–Eureka style. Concert is free….bring 2 cans of non-perishable food to help stock the Flint Street Food Bank for the winter.

December 17th

Night of a Thousand Santas
7pm
Meet at Basin Spring Park to get your Santa gear (or wear your own) and stroll along with Santa’s of all stripes throughout downtown to Reindeer Games at local pubs! Cost is $10 to play along. Play along with the Bad Santa Instagram Game along the way and you could win prizes!