Family Fun Events

May 1 - July 31, 2019

Location: Lake Catherine and Hamilton

More money. More fish. It's back! The eighth Annual Hot Springs Fishing Challenge on Lakes Hamilton and Catherine in Hot Springs is going to be the biggest ever. Seventy-one fish will be tagged and released into the lakes by ...
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June 6 - 27, 2019 - 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, 550 Arkridge Road

Beat the heat on Thursdays at the Gardens! We will have sprinklers running in both the Children’s Garden and Ellipse all day, every Thursday in June. June 6, 13, 20, & 27 Members free | Regular admission all others: $15 adults ...
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Thursday June 20, 2019 - at dusk

Location: Farmers Market, 121 Orange Street

Movies at the Market is a free outdoor movie series that will be held every Thursday in June. The movies are screened at sunset in the Farmers Market, 121 Orange Street next to Transportation Plaza.  June 20, 2019 - Featured ...
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Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, 550 Arkridge Road

Join local artist Sissy Hubbard as she shares the generations-old tradition of drawing on stones. Participants will create their own Garvan Rocks and can hide them in the Gardens for others to find. $10 per person, per class | Registration Required ...
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June 24 - August 2, 2019

Environmental Science June 24 - June 28 Campers will turn the museum's 21 wooded acres into their very own outdoor learning laboratory examining the dinosaurs of the Oaklawn Foundation DinoTrek and learning about native species of plants and local wildlife discovered ...
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Thursday, June 27, 2019 - at dusk

Location: Farmers Market, 121 Orange Street

Movies at the Market is a free outdoor movie series that will be held every Thursday in June. The movies are screened at sunset in the Farmers Market, 121 Orange Street next to Transportation Plaza.  June 27, 2019 - Featured ...
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Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 6p.m.

Location: Magic Springs Water and Theme Park, 7401 E Grand Ave

Magic Springs Theme & Water Park announces their scheduled dates in its 2019 Summer Concert Series.  It's going to be an exciting summer concert series at the Timberwood Amphitheater throughout the summer.  With genres ranging from classic ...
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July 3, 2019

Location: Oaklawn Racing and Gaming, 2705 Central Avenue

FREE ADMISSION! Spa Blast, presented by Budweiser, is back for the 28th year at Oaklawn Wednesday, July 3. This is a free, family-friendly event so please come to enjoy live music, the Kids Zone, a petting zoo, and the best ...
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Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Location: Mountain Harbor Resort & Spa, 994 Mountain Harbor Road, Mount Ida

It's a red, white and blue party all day long on the Fourth of July at Harbor!  The festivities start at 8:30 am at the Park in Harbor South with our patriotic Fourth of July Four Wheeler ...
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Thursday, July 4, 2019 - dusk

Location: Lake Hamilton Highway 7 South Bridge

The annual free public Independence Day fireworks display on Lake Hamilton will be held Thursday, July 4, at dark. The fireworks will be shot from the middle of Lake Hamilton from barges located on the east side of Highway 7 ...
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