Upcoming Events

May 1 through July 31, 2016

Location: Lake's Catherine and Hamilton

Fishing Fans Reminded to Renew Licenses or Get New Ones As the 5th Annual Fishing Challenge is here! Big Al is back, and he’s become a bit arrogant after eluding the best lures that anglers have thrown at him in ...
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The Month of May

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens

Experience W. Gary Smith’s monumental art installation in the Gardens. Smith is a nationally-known landscape architect and artist who employs a very collaborative design process to create site-specific art installations crafted from materials harvested from the site. The 400-foot long ...
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The Month of May 2016

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Magnolia Room

“Artsy Two” Millie Steveken and Cynthia Schanink of Hot Springs Village are exhibiting watercolor and acrylic paintings of landscape, portrait, floral and abstract. The artists love to paint the Gardens when they come to visit. They have been painting most ...
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Opening for the Summer of 2016

Location: Mid-America Science Museum

Mid-America Science Museum is happy to announce Dinosaurs Revealed as its first summer exhibit since its grand re-opening. This featured exhibit will be made up of fossils and animatronic dinosaurs and will be premiering Memorial Day weekend. On display throughout ...
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May 28, 2016 - 7PM

Location: Hickory Hill Park, 216 Bryant Rd.

Outdoor Gospel Music Concerts.  Snacks and Sodas, free parking and free admission (offerings are appreciated). Nestled among shade trees in the heart of the Ouachita Mountains, the park features a hillside Amphitheatre which provides and intimate view of the ...
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Saturdays April 23 through June 18

Location: The Five Star Theatre, 701 Central Ave.

A full length, comic play set in the 1990's by playwright Kathleen Clark.  "Some people need continuous change in order to feel vital and alive. Others are terrified of unsettling the peace that they have established. Two-time O ...
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May 28, 2016

Location: Hot Springs Convention Center

Winning is important… but not as important as the lessons of friendship and sportsmanship. Our competition is dedicated to the contestants and their families who want to make wonderful memories and lasting experiences.  The purpose of our pageant is to ...
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May 29, 2016

Location: Across Highway 7 from the Super Duty Docks and Lift location

The 2016 Summerfest fireworks display that traditionally ushers in the summer season for Hot Springs will be held Sunday, May 29, at dark on Lake Hamilton. This year, for better observation by the public, the fireworks will be shot from ...
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May 30, 2016 - 7:30 AM

Location: Transportation Depot, 100 Broadway Terr.

This is the Arkansas State Championship Duathlon. It’s a chip timed event with a 2 mile run, followed by a 12 mile bike ride, followed by another 2 mile run. The Hot Springs Friends of the Parks sponsors an Arkansas ...
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Mondays, March 7 - June 27, 2016, 9am to 10am

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Welcome Center

Mondays, March 7 – June 27 Stimulate your heart and senses with health walks at Garvan Woodland Gardens! Fitness buff Sharon Turrentine will challenge you on exhilarating 3-mile hikes along various garden landscapes. With a different route each Monday, you ...
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