Arts 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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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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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 22, 2018 - January 1, 2019

Location: Landmark Building, 201 Market St.

The new exhibit, Limited Editions - Arkansas Society of Printmakers Exhibition, opens with an artists’ reception Gallery Walk, Dec 7, 5 pm - 8 pm. The exhibit is from Dec 7 - Feb 22 and showcases various printmaking styles such as relief, intaglio ...
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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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January 4, 2019

Location: Local Art Galleries

A continuous tradition for 25 years and counting, galleries stay open late for Gallery Walk on the first Friday of each month to host openings of new exhibits by local, regional, national and international artists.  From contemporary to traditional ...
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Saturday, January 5, 2019

Location: Central Theater (1008 Central Ave.)

Low Key Arts presents the 12th annual Arkansas Shorts: A Night of Short Film festival on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at the Central Theater (1008 Central Ave.) in Hot Springs. Doors open at 4:00 pm. Directed once again by ...
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March 15 - 19, 2019

Location: Various Venues throughout Hot Springs

The 15th Annual Valley of the Vapors Independent Music Festival kicks off March 15, 2019 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The festival will feature over 45 acts from all over the U.S. and Canada over the course of five nights ...
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April 26 - May 5, 2019

Location: Historic Downtown Hot Springs

The Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance (HSACA) is pleased to announce the return of Arts & The Park. A ten-day celebration of the arts, scheduled for April 26th – May 5th, 2019 in Downtown Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas. HSACA ...
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