Local Area Attractions
Blue Spring Heritage Center
Open Mid-March - Mid-November Visit the historic bluff shelter, now on the National Register of Historic Places. Walk on ground that nurtured the Cherokee people during the Trail of Tears. Connect with the natural beauty of many native gardens. See the power and wonder of Blue Spring, pouring 38 million gallons of cold, clear water each day into the trout-filled lagoon.
Pig Trail Kart n Golf
Open year round. Pig Trail Kart n Golf is excited to announce the opening of Eureka Spring's only family fun park!Our attractions include Go-Karts, Mini Golf, and an arcade. A snack bar and two more mini-golf courses will be coming soon. Bring the whole family by to check out what's new.
Open March - December Called the most beautiful little chapel in the world and named #4 in the top 10 structures of the 20th century by the American Institute of Architects; this inspiring architectural wonder hides deep in a woodland setting. The chapel is located two miles east of the campground. Their hours vary throughout the season due to special events.
America's Most Haunted Hotel
Open year round. At Americas Most Haunted Hotel, the 1886 Crescent Hotel, legend has been formed from the many guests who checked out but have never left. These famous spirits include Michael, the Irish stonemason who fell to his death while building the hotel in 1885, Theodora, the cancer patient of the Dr. Baker hospital days who seems to need help finding her room key, Norman Baker in his white suit and lavender shirt, Morris the cat, a mystery patient in a white nightgown who appears in the luxury suites at the foot of your bed. KOA guests that have taken the tour usually come back with a "ghostly" story of some sort...
Local Area Activities
Make time to see all of Eureka Springs - and bring the kids and grandkids! Eureka Springs has plenty of attractions, vacation and honeymoon activities that entertain the young and young-at-heart.
Are you looking for locally handcrafted art, jewelry, apparel of all kinds or maybe antiques? You'll find it all in Eureka Springs. Artists of all mediums from around the country have converged here over the years to enjoy the beauty of Northwest Arkansas. Come see what treasures you can find!
Bass, trout, crappie and wall-eye are all waiting for the avid fisherman. Don't have a boat? Rent one from one of several outfitters. Need a guide? We know who to call.
Enjoy a sumptuous dinner in one of the many fine Eureka Springs restaurants. Arkansas newspaper readers have consistently voted Eureka Springs restaurants among the best in the state in annual polls. Restaurants in Eureka Springs are all come as you are hospitable and ready to make eating out a highlight of your visit to Eureka Springs. Whether your taste runs to American, European and Mediterranean or New York-style pizza to fried catfish or filet mignon, youll leave the table with a smile and a resolve to come back again soon.
Nestled in the Ozark Mountains in Northwest Arkansas amidst sparkling lakes and rivers with spectacular sunsets and its own captivating Victorian charm, Eureka Springs is a perfect destination for your wedding, reception and honeymoon. If you are looking for a charming, intimate, unique and special locale for the most important day of your life and perhaps a beautiful vacation together this one of a kind historic town offers just that.Called The Wedding Capital of the South, Eureka Springs hosts over 4,000 weddings a year and boasts an amazing variety of wedding venues from the historic hotels to charming gardens and small salon settings. It is a community filled with wedding professionals ready to make your wedding easy for you and personal to your taste.
For hiking and biking enthusiasts, Lake Leatherwood Park maintains over 21 miles of trails with varying terrains. Please note that all trails are closed to motorized vehicles. Hikers and bicyclists will enjoy solitude, wildlife, cool springs, an intermittent creek, historic stone walls and bridges, unusual rock formations and the beauty of nature.
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Eureka Springs Bluegrass Festival
The tradition continues! The Eureka Springs Bluegrass Festival celebrates the American roots & musical tradition of Appalachia. This music of the Ozarks is a perfect blending of British Isles music with the rhythms of Africa and Jazz. Lively and soulful, Bluegrass will make you stomp your feet and get up to dance! You wont want to miss this festival featuring live performances by some of the premier performers of this truly American music. Friday night watermelon social, free music in the park from 5:30-8:30 pm, Saturday 1:00-7:00 pm and Sunday 1:00-5:00 pm. Headliners TBA in the Auditorium Saturday @ 7:30 pm.. Tickets available online or at the door. Check the website for full schedule. Performers TBA. Don't miss a minute!
The Eurekean Multi-Sport Festival
A three-day multi-sport festival consists of a sprint-distance triathlon on Friday afternoon, road bike tour rides and racing on Saturday morning and running races on Sunday. Participants can enter individual events or take "The Eurekan" challenge.