Major Events

From community festivals and sporting events to farmers markets, arts and crafts fairs, and holiday celebrations; from to major art exhibitions, Broadway shows, music festivals and concerts, to bike rides, marathons, block parties, and so much more – there’s always something fun and exciting going on in Northwest Arkansas. Presented here are some of the region’s largest and most celebrated events. 

Frisco Festival
Community Festival
Rogers
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Soar NWA Hot Air Balloon Festival
Fayetteville
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Fayetteville Roots Festival
Thru August 30, 2020
Music Festival / Northwest Arkansas
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VW Festival Weekend
Community Festival
Eureka Springs
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First Friday Bentonville – International ...
Community Event
Bentonville
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Antique Automobile Festival
Community Festival
Eureka Springs
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Bikes, Blues & BBQ
Thru September 26, 2020
Motorcycle Festival / Fayetteville & NWA
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Tinkerfest
Typically in October
Bentonville
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First Friday Bentonville – Petapalooza
Community Event
Bentonville
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