Hot Springs Happenings

Events in and around Hot Springs

Stroll the Boulevard 3rd Friday of Every Month - 4-8pm Location: 100 to 200 block of Central Ave.

Gallery Walk First Friday of Every Month, 5pm-9pm Location: Hot Springs Art Galleries

110th Annual Live Racing at Oaklawn Jan 10 - Apr 12, 2014  Location: Oaklawn Racetrack

NanoTechnology: What's the Big Deal? January 25th thru April  Location: Mid-America Science Museum

Art Exhibit “Fabulous Fibers” by Darlene Garstecki  February 1-28, 2014 Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens

Daffodil Days at the Gardens Mid February through Mid March Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens

Hot Springs Community Band Concert February 23, 2014 - 3PM Location: Hot Springs Convention Center

CMA Motorcycle Rally February 28 - March 1 Location: 600 Garland Ave.

Adair Fair First Weekend of Every Month Location: Adair Park, 358 Central Ave.

Five Star Theatre presents Country Music Artists Philip Vince Band February 28, 2014 Location: Five Star Theatre, 701 Central Ave.

Hot Springs Boat, Tackle & RV Show February 28 - March 2, 2014  Location: Hot Springs Convention Center and Summit Arena

Five Star Theatre presents "Tuna Does Vegas" Select Dates in March  Location: Five Star Theatre, 701 Central Ave.

Hot Springs Music Festival presents Kanade Duo March 2, 2014 - 3PM Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Anthony Chapel

Five Star Theatre presents Elvis Tribute Artist Tony Witt March 11, 2014 Location: Five Star Theatre, 701 Central Ave.

Tulip Extravaganza Mid-March through Mid-April Location: Garvan Gardens Grounds

10th Annual Valley Of The Vapors Independent Music Festival March 14 - 18, 2014 Location: Low Key Arts and various venues downtown

Stardust Big Band March 16, 2014 - 3PM to 6PM Location: The Arlington Hotel Crystal Ballroom

First Ever 11th Annual World's Shortest St. Patrick's Day March 17, 2014 Location: Downtown Hot Springs

Janet Carson/Bob Byers: "Spring and Summer Annuals" March 19, 2014 - 10AM to 2PM Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Magnolia Room

Five Star Theatre presents Bluegrass Artists The Roys March 20, 2014 Location: Five Star Theatre, 701 Central Ave.

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Concert March 23, 2014 - 3PM Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Anthony Chapel


Everyday around Hot Springs

  • The Five Star Theatre offers a unique and highly professional evening of quality entertainment. 701 Central Ave. 501-318-1600.
  • Garvan Woodland Gardens, the 210-acre botanical garden located on Lake Hamilton, is home to thousands of plantings and one of the 10 best Japanese gardens in North America.  It is also the site of the impressive Anthony Chapel.  550 Arkridge Road.  1-800-366-4664.
  • Hot Springs Mountain Tower overlooks 140 miles of Ouachita Mountain countryside from 1,256 feet above sea level.  501-623-6035. 
  • Magic Springs & Crystal Falls Water and Theme Park is the best entertainment value in the region.  Admission to the park includes unlimited access to theme park rides, family rides, water rides, plus concerts at the Timberwood Amphitheater.  501-624-1000.
  • Mid-America Science Museum is Arkansas’s largest hands-on science center with more than 1,000 permanent interactive exhibits.  501-767-3461 or 1-800-632-0583.
  • Visit Hot Springs Visitor Center is a great source to take advantage of during your trip. Check them out for brochures, maps, and information on our surrounding state parks.
  • Walking tours along Bathhouse Row, a National Historic Landmark District with two bathhouses still in operation, Buckstaff Bathhouse Company and Quapaw Baths & Spa, followed by shopping, dining and sightseeing in downtown Hot Springs.


Please contact attractions listed above for dates and times open, fees, etc. This information is a general list, we do not indorse any company. This list is provided as a convenience for our guest only; we assume no responsibility for errors, changes, omissions or for services provided.