Travel Deals & Things to Do in August 2022

Eureka Springs has all you need for the perfect summer getaway, whether you’re visiting for a day, a weekend, or a week. You’ll be impressed by the city’s attractions, including its delicious food and genuine southern friendliness, as well as its art, culture, history, outdoor adventure, and beauty.  Plan your visit around our special events happening in August for even more fun!

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Master illusionists Sean Paul & Juliana Fay are starting up their must-see show “Perplexed!”; now entering its 11th year at their very own INTRIGUE THEATER IN Eureka Springs, AR. (Eureka Springs, AR February 2021) Weaving Magic, Illusion, Sleight of Hand, and INCREDIBLE MENTALISM, Sean-Paul and Juliana Fay bring audiences to the edge of their seats with a series of PARANORMAL EXPERIMENTS, Interactive Comedy, and Intriguing Mysteries and reports. Check Schedule

August 3rd: Lost Dog Street Band

Fronted by songwriter Benjamin Tod and his wife, fiddler Ashley Mae, the DIY band began out of desperation on the sidewalks of Nashville roughly a decade ago, but now sustains a significant national audience that’s drawn to their authentic songwriting, old-time instrumentation, and hard-won independence. Get tickets HERE.

August 5th-7th: Summer Diversity Weekend 

Let’s celebrate diversity! Events will be happening all over town, all weekend long, so don’t miss out!    Everyone is welcome in Eureka Springs!

August 5th & 6th:  Yards and Yards of Yard Sales

Bargains galore will be available all around Eureka Springs. Come find those unique items you can only get here!  Click here below to view the interactive yard sale location map, where you can click on a location marker and get directions to that sale!

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Crescent Hotel Ghost Tours

Learn the tales of the “most haunted hotel in America”, telling the stories of our resident spirits in the places where they happened, and ending in the dreadful Norman Baker’s notorious morgue, during this walking tour…  Regular Sell-Outs .  Buy advanced Crescent Hotel Ghost Tour tickets here

August 13th: Drumming in the Park

Come enjoy a night of drumming at the Eureka Springs “Balm of Life Series”, featuring Angelo Aya! Free to the public, the event will be held in Basin Spring Park, beginning at 6:00pm.  Bring a drum and join the beat or even just come and watch


August 15th – August 30th: Crescent Hotel & Spa “SUMMER RECESS”

The Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas offers you a respite from the stresses of summer!! Escape to our mountaintop resort in August for fewer kids, less family, and more “you time”. Pools are quieter, spa appointments are available, and morning hikes and yoga connect to the inner you. It’s $129 for any room in the house, so add it all up for relaxing days and “suite” nights. CHECK AVAILABILITY


August 20th: Music in the Park with Skye Pollard & Family Holler

Come enjoy a night of music in the park at the Eureka Springs “Balm of Life Series”, featuring Skye Pollard & Family Holler! Free to the public, the show will be held in Basin Spring Park, beginning at 5:00 pm.

August 27th: Music in the Park with the Cattle Punchers

Come enjoy a night of music in Basin Spring Park at the Eureka Springs “Balm of Life Series”, featuring The Cattle Punchers! Free to the public, the show will be held in Basin Spring Park, beginning at 5:00pm.

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— August 19th: Great Passion Play shifts to 7:30 Start Fall Schedule

Staged in an outdoor amphitheater, the multi-level set, special lighting and sound effects, live animals, and a cast of over 100 Biblically costumed actors come together to create the thrilling epic drama of Jesus Christ’s last days on earth.  Learn more about The Great Passion Play in Eureka Springs

August 26th-28th 30th Annual Volkswagen Weekend

Don’t miss any of the fun and festivities. There will be hundreds of them – from bugs to vans and everything in between. Parade through town Saturday at 3pm.. For more info and a full schedule of events visit    Also check out the Foul Air Overflow show on Saturday at Pine Mountain Village and Ozark Euro Rally at the Great Passion Play on Saturday.


The Basin Park Hotel offers a Summer escape with its Spa1905 2 Night Mid-week Relaxation. The package is discounted $200 and includes a 2 Night stay in a Spa Suite, 2 Colossal Breakfast Boxes, a $300 Spa Credit with Complimentary Duet Mineral Bath Service with CBD infusion, activity Pass and amenity welcome.

Just $700 plus taxes and fees. Valid Mon-Thurs.  LEARN MORE


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