Eureka Springs. Fantastical Take a road trip and visit the enchanting world of buildings, swirling streets and lots of characters promise to make you feel as if you have stepped into another world (without the trama of a tornado!). See a real castle overlooking Table Rock Lake near Holiday Island (Rogues Castle)…hang out with real lions at Turpentine Creek…meet a monkey at Intrigue Theater.
After you have explored the amazing Eureka Springs, take a short trip to the Walton Arts Center and see Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new production of The Wizard of Oz. Developed from the MGM screenplay, this production contains all of the beloved songs from the film. Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, Dorothy and her little dog Toto are waiting for you.
The Bard Comes to the Ozarks!
Later in the month, stop by the Walton Arts Center to celebrate Shakespeare’s 450th birthday with his classic play, Hamlet. Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy is equal parts ghost story, political intrigue, doomed romance and murder mystery, driven by one of literature’s most intriguing, enigmatic and controversial characters. Click here to purchase tickets.
Chainsaw Carving Festival
The last weekend in the month is the 10th annual Carving in the Ozarks. Eureka Springs visitors will be treated to a number of exciting artistic displays that will have you never looking at a chainsaw the same way again! Typically 15 to 25 carvers participate in the event each year, creating a masterpiece right before your eyes.
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