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!

Light Up The Season: Holiday Lights And Parades
NWA is going the extra mile to celebrate the holidays with pomp and circumstance while keeping the community safe
Holiday Events in December
Book a private party for loved ones in your bubble at a holiday pop-up, or watch yuletide films safely at a historic theater
Roundup: Fun Things to Do & See
Check out our new roundup of safe ways to have fun in Northwest Arkansas!
Ozark Highlands Nature Center Opening Soon
Gift to the community will be the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission’s ...
Coming In 2023: WOKA Whitewater Park
WOKA Whitewater Park will feature heart-pumping wave action for kayakers, ...
Camping at Coler Mountain
The Campground at Coler Mountain Bike Preserve is open!
Scenic Fall Rides in the Ozarks
Breathtaking views this fall in Northwest Arkansas!
Fall Roundup: Autumn in the Ozarks
These fall picks will have you cheering on the Hogs, teeing off ...

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!