The summer may be coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean that things are slowing down in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.  This is also the perfect time to squeeze in one last family vacation before school begins. Don’t miss these TOP FIVE August things to do in Eureka Springs!

Bluegrass Blast

August 9-10

Stop by the Basin Spring Park band shell  for two days of  FREE Live Bluegrass music. Stop by on  August 9th at 3 pm for Casey & The Attaboys and 5:15pm for Old Salt Union. August 10th at 3pm, see  Casey & The Attaboys and at 5:30pm are the Po Ramblin Boys.

2nd Saturday Gallery Stroll

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Every month, on the second Saturday the galleries open their doors from 6-9 p.m. with special shows and artist receptions. July is sure to be one of the best! For more information and a full list of participating galleries, please visit

Music & Drumming in the Park

August 17 and August 24

FREE Live Music in Basin Spring Park from 5:30 to 7:30 PM  on August 17. Stop by the Basin Spring Park  to see local favorites, The Cate Brothers. Bring your drum on August 24 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM and join in the monthly Drumming in the Park.

2018 VW Weekend

Eureka Springs VW Weekend
August 23-25
This quirky car festival celebrates all things Volkswagen.  Bugs, vans and everything in between.  There will be lots of vendors with those much looked for parts and accessories. Ride through our beautiful Ozark Mountains on a beautiful Ozark summer weekend with all your new and old VW buddies. Click here for more.

Banjo Rally International

August 28-31
Banjo Rally International is an annual gathering opportunity for players of all acoustic instruments, especially Banjos! All are welcome to join in, no matter your skill level. The 2018 Banjo Rally International headliner is Matt Tolentino. This event is located at the fabulous Best Western Inn of the Ozarks. Click here for more information.

Be sure to check out our other great Eureka Springs Attractions and our Eureka Springs Calendar of Events! There are more than a few ways to Beat the Heat in Eureka Springs!


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