This year, plan a family Christmas getaway in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. This small, victorian mountain village is home to a holiday like no other by spending time in this authentic, Victorian mountain village. Every year, Eureka Springs sets out to make each holiday season better than the last! Shop in one of many independently owned stores, tour beautiful Victorian homes, snap a photo with Santa in Basin Spring Park and more!
CLICK HERE to view a complete list of Eureka Springs Christmas Activities. Below are just a few highlights of 2019 Christmas Getaway in Eureka Springs.
53rd Annual Silver Tea
December 5th @ 1:30 PM
This yearly event on the first Thursday in December at the Crescent Hotel kicks off the Christmas Season Celebrations occurring all over town throughout the month. The tables are covered with silver trays full of tea cookies and sandwiches. Each year a non-profit organization in Carroll County is chosen to receive the donations those attending give to visit and share time with friends and neighbors.
Christmas Parade of Lights
December 6th @ 6 PM
One of Eureka’s favorite parades. This evening’s Parade of Lights rolls at 6:00PM through the beautifully decorated downtown streets with floats, walkers, bands and thousands of lights. Start your holiday season in Eureka.
Annual Christmas Tour of Homes
December 7th from 3 – 8 PM
A walking tour of a sampling of Eureka’s most beautifully restored homes giving guests a glimpse of a bygone era. All stops on the self-guided tour will be lavishly decorated for the season with Victorian attired docents to relate the history of each home. Visitors will be treated to carolers, Christmas music and refreshments along their journey into the past. Visit www.eurekaspringspreservationsociety.org for 2019 details and ticket info.
A Night of 1,000 Santas Fun Crawl
December 14th from 6 – 11 PM
The Premier Downtown Eureka Springs Santa Scavenger Hunt is back and better than ever! Join hundreds of Santa’s and his helper’s to find spots with games, clues, and trivia throughout the night in Downtown Eureka Springs. It’s time to find out who is naughty and who’s nice For more info visit eurekaspringschristmas.com.
Celebrate the Light
November 30 – January 4 from dark until 8 pm
The folks at the Great Passion Play have created a forest of over 300 Christmas trees on the way to the Christ of the Ozarks! Drive through this by donation twinkling forrest light exhibit. Let’s celebrate the Light of the World!