JazzFest - Hot Springs, AR - Aug 23 to Sep 1, 2019
Sponsored by the Hot Springs Jazz Society, JazzFest takes place in venues throughout Hot Springs. Some events are free, and tickets range up to $50. Don’t miss the traditional free outdoor concert in Hot Springs’ Entertainment District.
Hot Springs Blues Festival - Hot Springs, AR - Aug 31 to Aug 31, 2019
Going back to their roots, with one day of music from Arkansas based performers.
Hot Springs Open Motorcycle Rally - Hot Springs, AR - Sep 5 to Sep 7, 2019
The largest motorcycle rally held annually in central Arkansas. This 3 day rally includes plenty of vendors, two poker runs with a chance to win $2,000, bike show, field events and bike games, a parade through historic downtown Hot Springs, and plenty of nationally known entertainment. One all access low ticket price.
TinkerFest - Pine Bluff, AR - Sep 7 to Sep 7, 2019
This year explores the connections between making and health, with Kids Cook! leading hands-on cooking workshops, pedal-powered art with paint or chalk, and pedal-powered blenders for smoothies via muscle power!
ACANSA Arts Festival - Little Rock, AR - Sep 13 to Sep 28, 2019
Enjoy an artist exhibition in Central Arkansas featuring music, theater, visual and performing arts.
BayFest Street Festival - Fairfield Bay, AR - Sep 14 to Sep 14, 2019
Pet and family friendly event with food, 5 live bands, pet parade, kids activities, baggo and mini golf tournaments and more! Portion of food sales benefit the Fairfield Bay Animal Shelter.
FestiVille - Jacksonville, AR - Sep 27 to Sep 28, 2019
A two-day city festival by Jacksonville Parks and Recreation
Timberfest - Sheridan, AR - Oct 4 to Oct 5, 2019
Annual event held for more than 30 years. First weekend of October in downtown Sheridan, Arkansas. You’ll find Lumberjack Competitions, games and fun for children of all ages, arts and crafts, 5K run, a parade and much more. The event is held on the Grant County Courthouse Square.
Hot Water Hills Music and Arts Festival - Hot Springs, AR - Oct 4 to Oct 5, 2019
A quirky mix of music, art, food, drink, contests and kids activities. Handmade Art Fair with artisans selling one of a kind paintings, pottery, and jewelry. Hot Water Hills opens Friday, and continues on Saturday. Bring a lawn chair and join the fun!
Arkansas Paranormal Expo - Little Rock, AR - Oct 5 to Oct 6, 2019
Lots of workshops, vendors and information on UFO’s, Bigfoot, The Supernatural, Ghost Hunting and so much more paranormal. Held at the McArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History.
Falling Blackbird Festival - Beebe, AR - Oct 5 to Oct 5, 2019
Fun for the whole family, with a 5k, vendors, concert and live entertainment, and more
King Biscuit Blues Festival - West Helena, AR - Oct 9 to Oct 12, 2019
An annual, multi-day blues festival, held in Helena, Arkansas. Festival was started in 1986. Lots of big name entertainers play this show.
Arkansas State Fair - Little Rock, AR - Oct 11 to Oct 20, 2019
Everything you would expect from a great state fair with plenty of entertainment, rides, events, activities, animals, kids fun, food, and so much more.
HARVEST! Festival - Little Rock, AR - Oct 12 to Oct 12, 2019
Nice family fun with vendor selling their wares, food, fashion, music and more.
Arkansas Cornbread Festival - Little Rock, AR - Oct 26 to Oct 26, 2019
This annual event brings plenty of activities to South Main Street including lots of vendors, local flavor, and live music.
World’s Championship Duck Calling Contest and Wings Over the Prairie Festival - Stuttgart, AR - Nov 23 to Nov 30, 2019
Hard to beat a fun carnival and midway, lots of contests, arts and crafts, sport collectibles show, 5k run, festival foods plus duck calling too.