Holiday Lights Displays, Parades & Celebrations
Come winter, a cold front of glistening lights will sweep across the region to illuminate the sights and sounds of the holidays! Get into the spirit with the award-winning Lights of the Ozarks on the historic downtown square in Fayetteville, plus tree lighting events, parades and holiday celebrations in NWA’s 11 major cities. With everything from Santa Trains to Candlelight Tours, there’s plenty of holiday pageantry to go around!
Ring in the New Year
A New Year’s Eve party at a world-class museum, First Day hikes in the Ozarks, and live music and celebrations in downtowns across the region, NWA has what it takes help you and your friends and family ring in 2020 in style!
Opening Soon: The Momentary
This new, highly-anticipated contemporary art space, which is a satellite to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, opens in Bentonville on February 22, 2020! The Momentary is a vibrant, multi-disciplinary space for visual and performing arts, culinary experiences, festivals and artists-in-residence, coming online near downtown’s wildly popular 8th Street Market. Get ready to experience this world-class cultural arts destination that will champion how contemporary art and artists intersect with everyday life!
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