With summer well underway, things are heating up in Eureka Springs! There of plenty of ways to have fun and stay cool with a July vacation in the Ozark mountains. Don’t miss out on these great happenings in and around Eureka Springs for the month of July!
Celebrate the Fourth of July
July 4th & 6th
The city of Eureka Springs was first founded and named on July 4, 1879. This year the festivities start with the annual Fourth of July Parade on thursday, July 4th. The party continues on July 6th with live music and fireworks. Click here for more about the Eureka Springs Fourth of July Celebration.
2nd Saturday Gallery Stroll
Every month, on the second Saturday, the many unique art galleries in Eureka Springs open their doors from 6-9 p.m. with special shows and artist receptions. July is guaranteed not to disappoint. For more information and a full list of participating galleries, please visit www.artofeurekasprings.com.
Opera in the Ozarks
All month long
There is no more uniquely Eureka Springs event than the annual return of Opera in the Ozarks! What began in 1950 as a summer music camp, has evolved into a tradition where music, artist and audience meld with the beauty and splendor of the Ozark Mountains. The 2019 season will include La Bohème, The Abduction from the Seraglio and Little Women. Don’t miss this years performances. CLICK HERE for more information and tickets.
Fat Tire Festival
The 21st annual Fat Tire Festival comes back to Eureka Springs this July! This three-day Ozark mountain bike festival attracts riders, spectators, and party-goers from surrounding states. Click here for more information on the Fat Tire Festival.
Catch FREE Music In Basin Spring Park
July 6th & 20th
The FREE Basin Park Music Series runs every month from April to November. The month of July offer free live music on TWO Saturdays! Stop by the park from 5-7 p,m. on July 6th to see Crusade and The Big Hog Band. On July 20th from 5-7 p.m,, see Arlo McKinley and The Lonesome Sound.