Christmas is Cool


In Downtown Eureka Springs! Events
start with Shop Small Saturday -
we are an OFFICIAL American Express Destination - and wind all the way to rockin' in the new year! 

Merry Xmas from Eureka Springs

Things Not To Be Missed this in Downtown Eureka Springs, Arkansas:

Shop Small Saturday

Shop Small Saturday
November 24th 2:30 - 4:30
Basin Spring Park
momandpop will be playing, Santa will be available for Santa Selfie’s
and the first 100 people will receive a local retail, dining or spa gift certificate and Shop Small Bag!
Christmas tree lighting to follow.

Annual Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade of Lights

November 30th 6PM
Watch from Downtown Spring Street and South Main Street
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Fire Fighters & Santa in the Park

December 1st 11 - 1PM
Basin Spring Park
Join the Fire Department as they bring Santa for a special treat to Downtown Eureka Springs.

Annual Tour of Homes

December 1st 3-8PM
Tour historic homes with the Eureka Springs Preservation Society filled with holiday cheer.
Tickets Available Online


Christmas at the Crescent

December 1 - 7
The Crescent Hotel & Spa
Christmastime at this Historic Hotel of America has become one of The Ozarks region’s most popular winter holiday traditions.  Part of that tradition is the 1886 Crescent Hotel and Spa’s weeklong schedule of activities for visitors, residents and guests which is called “Christmas at the Crescent”.

16th Annual John Two Hawks Concert in the Auditorium

December 1st at The City Auditorium
Experience the enchanting, soaring vocals and flutes of Grammy nominated recording artist John Two-Hawks as he performs favorite songs from all his incredible Christmas albums.
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A Night of Merry Making

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

Main Street Merry Eats

December 8th 5-9PM
With 1000 Santas (or Krampus) dancing through the streets and Eureka's Shops filled with a cast of holiday characters in Living Windows one tends to get hungry. This year you won’t need to leave the fun as The Main Street Merry Eats - Holiday Dine Around will provide guest the opportunity to enjoy small plates and unique holiday cocktails at participating restaurants in the Main Street district.

Guests start by purchasing their dining pass at the Main Street Welcome table in Basin Spring Park (or online) for just $25 and that dining pass will include four vouchers which can be redeemed for a featured plate or holiday cocktail at one of many participating locations.

Night of a Thousand Santas (or Krampus - you decide!)

Pre-Party at Chelseas 6-7PM
Stroll & Scavenger Hunt 7-10PM
Come dressed as Santa or Krampus and stroll with the group from location to location - Making merry along the way!
Scavenger hunt and prizes at each location with a grand prize of a trip back to Eureka Springs!
Will it be the year of Santa (nice) or Krampus (naughty)?
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Have you been on the Downtown Underground Tour? It spills all the towns secrets, shares stories and gives you a backstage pass to places you can't go... unless you get a ticket for the tour!