Naturally Fun.

Welcome to
Northwest Arkansas

Artsy, historic, vibrant, authentic. Four counties, 10 cities, dozens of things to see and do. Enjoy the perfect mix of big-city fun and small-town charm. Explore our distinctive downtowns, the great outdoors, world-class art and more. Expect the unexpected in “Naturally Fun” Northwest Arkansas!

NWA Bucket List: 21 Things to Look Forward to 2021
Set your sights on the best that Northwest Arkansas has to offer in the New Year!
NWA Roundup: Top Picks in January
From ice skating at the Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs to winter runs and horseback tours, check out our new roundup!
NWA Winter Nature Getaways
Now's a great time to slip away for a winter weekend in nature.
North Forest Snow Globes at Crystal Bridges
Book now for an amazing all-inclusive Snow Globe experience under the ...
Light Up The Season: Holiday Lights And Parades
NWA is going the extra mile to celebrate the holidays with pomp and ...
Holiday Events in December
Book a private party for loved ones in your bubble at a holiday pop-up, or ...
Roundup: Fun Things to Do & See
Check out our new roundup of safe ways to have fun in Northwest Arkansas!
Ozark Highlands Nature Center Opens in Springdale!
Gift to the community is Arkansas Game & Fish Commission’s fifth and ...

From Fayetteville to Eureka Springs, Northwest Arkansas is chock-full of cities with unique and vibrant cultures that you won’t find anywhere else. Below you’ll find a map that identifies the top cities NWA has to offer. 

Things To Do
in Northwest Arkansas

Northwest Arkansas is home to a world-class art museum, the state’s largest live-music amphitheater, and a treasure trove of distinctive historic downtowns, to four state parks and hundreds of miles of prime hiking and biking trails, to an ever-evolving culinary and craft brew scene, college and professional sports teams, and so much more!

Northwest Arkansas
Major Events

From community festivals and sporting events to farmers markets, arts and crafts fairs, holiday celebrations, major art exhibitions, Broadway shows, concerts, bike rides, block parties, and more, all of these events add to the region’s colorful and vibrant culture.

NWA Accolades: The Best Places to Visit in Arkansas

Northwest Arkansas is regularly recognized among the coolest, hippest, most underrated and best places to live, visit and vacation. See what all the buzz is about… 

Request Information

Click here to request regional trip-planning information 
including guidebooks from our 10 city partners.

Visitors Guide

Click here to view or request a copy of the official 
2020 Northwest Arkansas Visitors Guide!