Upcoming Events

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Hot Springs Convention Center

     "The Soul of Arkansas," an exhibit of 40 paintings by internationally recognized artist Longhua Xu, will open in October at the Hot Springs Convention Center. The north concourse of the convention center is being converted into an ...
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November 17 – December 31, 2018 - 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m ( Nightly)

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, 550 Arkridge Rd.

The most celebrated outdoor light display in Arkansas for the holiday season opens at Garvan the Saturday before Thanksgiving and runs through New Year’s Eve (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas days). The Gardens will be aglow with nearly 5 million lights ...
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November 19 - December 31, 2018

Location: Downtown Hot Springs

Love Christmas lights? Hot Springs, Arkansas, which is surrounded by the picturesque Ouachita Mountains, has long been and remains a top destination to visit.  The holidays are a beautiful time of year to experience the city. The Christmas lights downtown will ...
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December 1 - December 31

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens

Jamie Sanderlin Parks grew up on a farm in the Mississippi River delta of east Arkansas.  Growing up there, she was surrounded by open fields, big skies, bottomland woods, levees, and the Mississippi and White Rivers.  She has ...
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December 7-31, 2018

Location: 827 A Central Avenue

The December exhibit at Justus Fine Art Gallery will feature new work by Dolores Justus and Dan Thornhill, along with a selection of work by Donnie Copeland, Matthew Hasty, Robyn Horn, Jill Kyong, Charles Peer, Sammy Peters, Tony Saladino, Sandra ...
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December 10 - 13, 2018 - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Garvan Pavilion

See Santa in the most magical setting around! Santa will hear all the children’s wishes from 6-8 p.m., and professional photographer Rebecca Peterman will be taking photos which can be purchased on her site for a reasonable fee at ...
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December 12, 2018 - 8 PM

Location: 120 Ouachita Ave.

Join us at Craft Beer Cellar for trivia night every Wednesday!  Bring a group of friends or join a team. Starts at 8 PM. For more information visit us at hotsprings.craftbeercellar.com or call 501-881-7232
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Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 5:30 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Anthony Chapel

Three student groups from the Ouachita Hills Academy in Amity—the Ringers of Hope Bell Choir, Ouachita Hills Chamber Ensemble, and Ouachita Hills Chorale—will present a musical extravaganza of Christmas songs featuring English Handbells, and string ensemble, and a vocal choir.
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Every Wednesday- 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: Kollective Coffee+Tea, 110 Central Ave.

First held February 1, 1989, Wednesday Night Poetry has not missed a Wednesday of poetry reading in historic downtown Hot Springs since. Thought to be the longest continuously-running weekly poetry event in the country.  Wednesday Night Poetry is currently ...
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December 13, 2018 - 7 PM

Location: 120 Ouachita Ave.

We welcome you to join us for our Craft Beer Cellar Dart Tournament every Thursday night at 7PM! We have beer specials & darts, winning team takes all! $10 Entry Fee For more information visit us at hotsprings.craftbeercellar.com ...
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