Eureka Springs October Events

Things to Do in Eureka Springs and the Ozark Mountains Southern Region 

Corvette Weekend: 10/5-10/8 Saturday evening parade on hwy 62 at 7pm. 

Drumming in the Park: 10/7 6pm-8pm Join the Drum Circle or just watch in Basin Spring Park.

Hillberry Music Festival: 10/12-10/15 4 day music festival right outside Eureka Springs at “The Farm”  Free shuttles from downtown to The Farm.

Bluegrass Weekend: 10/13 & 10/14 Free music in Basin Spring Park Fri: 2pm-7pm and Sat 1pm-7pm. 

2nd Saturday Gallery Stroll: 10/14 6pm-8m The downtown galleries open their doors with special showings and artists’ receptions.  Complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres served along your stroll.

Miss Gateway to the Ozarks Pageant: 10/14 7pm-10pm at the City Auditorium.  Scholarship pageant and an official preliminary to Miss Arkansas and Miss America. $10 at door.

Outdoor Painters Society: 10/16-10/21 Plein Air painters from all over the country meet to paint the autumn colors in and around Eureka Springs.

Pine Mountain Arts and Craft Fair: 10/19-10/21 8am-5pm at Pine Mountain Village. Stained glass, leather, basket makers, woodworkers, oil and acrylic painting, sculptures and more .

Voices of the Silent City 10/19-10/21 & 10/27-10/28 5:30pm-8:30pm Tours leave every 20minutes.  Join us for this one of a kind 1 hour costumed, guided walking tour set in the Eureka Spring Cemetery located on Hwy. 62 East.  Free parking and shuttle service on hwy 62 at the former Victoria Inn hotel.  Tickets available at any Cornerstone Bank location, Chamber of Commerce, E S Historical Museum 479-253-9717 or @ the parking site.  Adults $10, kids 12 and under $5.

Oktoberfest: 10/21: 10am-5pm Great Beer, Great Food and Live Music on Center Street in Downtown.  $10 per person.

War Eagle Craft Fair Weekend: 10/19-10/22 Wide variety of crafters and food vendors to make your day complete at War Eagle Mill.

Eagle Watch Weekend: 10/20 & 10/22 Eagle watch tours with Belle of the Ozarks on Beaver Lake.  479-253-9200 or 

Mad Hatter Ball: 10/20 5pm-11pm at the Crescent Hotel.  SOLD OUT!

Basin Park Music Series: 10/21 5pm-7pm Free music in Basin Spring Park.

Outback in the Ozarks: 10/27-10/28 Three races: 65 miles, Out & Back Challenge or 200 mile team relay run.  Races start @ Lake Leatherwood City Park.

Mini Cooper Rally: 10/27 & 10/28 Mini Cooper’s are here in force.  Parade through downtown on Friday, the 27th @ 4:00PM.

Dancing in the Park: 10/28  Noon-2pm October has a zombie theme with a DJ!  Enjoy performances by Melonlight pros and students as they dance to Michael Jackson’s Thriller.  They will be teaching the audience all the moves so that you can join in. Join Melonlight to dance away the afternoon in Basin Spring Park. Zombie Crawl to follow!

Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular: 10/28 6pm-9pm A fun filled family event! See the Big Cats at after dark!  There will be hayrides, games, contests, and prizes! Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge. For more info visit

Zombie Crawl Parade: 10/28 6pm a creeping parade procession of zombies along Spring St. in Downtown. 

Intrigue Theater Halloween Show: 10/28 8:30pm-10:30pm at the Auditorium.  Join us for an array of new paranormal mysteries for our BIG SHOW at the Eureka Springs Auditorium on October 28th.  $34.95-$44.95 per person.   Doors open @ 8:00PM.  Show starts @ 8:30PM.

Eureka Springs Cruiser Nights: 10/31 5:30pm-8:30pm Bring your bicycle for this Halloween Ride along the historic loop.  Costumes encouraged!   Join this monthly bicycle group for a leisurely ride the last Tuesdays of the month. 

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