Our spring bucket list is overflowing with gardens in bloom, runs & relays, motorcycle rides, craft shows, theater performances, and events for kids & families! Check out our lineup of fun spring picks!
PLEASE NOTE: In light of recent events, to help contain the spread of COVID-19, many events in the area have been postponed, rescheduled or are on hold. We encourage readers to check directly with event organizers at links provided to determine current statuses before making plans. The Northwest Arkansas Tourism Association along with the Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage and Tourism are closely monitoring COVID-19 in Arkansas and are engaged with state health officials to ensure preparedness as the situation evolves. The health and safety of our residents and our visitors is, and will always be, our top priority. With this in mind, we encourage potential travelers to assess before traveling.
March – May | Art on the Bricks | Historic Downtown Rogers
March 14 | Nutty Runner 5K | Historic Downtown Fayetteville
March 21 | Victorian Classic 10K Run & 2 Mile Run & Fun Walk | Bentonville
March 21 & 22 | Wizard Way of the Ozarks Convention | Fayetteville Town Center
March 28 | Hogeye Marathon & Relays | Downtown Springdale
March – May | Scott Family Amazeum Children & Family Programs | Bentonville
April 2-5 | Joe Martin Stage Race Fayetteville
April 4 | Bentonville Half Marathon Downtown
April 17-19 | Vintage Market Days | Benton County Fairgrounds
April 18 | Arkansas State Chili Championship | Holiday Island
April 25 | Earth Day Festival Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, Fayetteville
May 2 | Square to Square Bike Ride | Razorback Regional Greenway
May 2 | Spring Ozark Demolition Derby | Springdale
May 7 | June 6 | First Thursday Fayetteville | Fayetteville Square
Fayetteville Ale Trail | Breweries Across Northwest Arkansas
Farmers Markets across the region come alive in spring with locally grown produce and farm-fresh items, plus live music, colorful street performances and kids’ activities, too. Bella Vista | Bentonville | Berryville | Eureka Springs | Huntsville | Fayetteville | Rogers | Siloam Springs | Springdale
Opens in Spring | Johari’s Window | Paranormal Theater | New Orleans Hotel, Eureka Springs
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