Outdoors Events

February - April 2019, Daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Location: 550 Arkridge Road

Spring brings thousands of beautiful blooms, starting with crocus, daffodils and hyacinths; followed closely by over 150,000 Dutch tulips. In addition, spring annuals, dogwoods and azaleas also bloom. Check the Gardens’ Facebook page for up-to-date photos and bloom times ...
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March 15, 2019 - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Historic Bridge Street

What better way to kick off a three-day weekend of zany activities surrounding the First Ever 16th Annual World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade than with the First Ever First Annual World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Zero K® footrace in downtown ...
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March 15, 2019

Location: 134 Convention Blvd

The world’s biggest inflatable Irish pop-up pub will make return on Friday, March 15, 2019  in conjunction with the weekend of activities surrounding the First Ever 16th Annual World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade® in Hot Springs. O’Kelley’s Pub, the ...
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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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March 16, 2019 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Bridge Street Entertainment District

Smashmouth will perform on Saturday,  March 16, the night before St. Patrick’s Day, from the outdoor stage at the east end of 98-foot Bridge Street, according to Steve Arrison, CEO of Visit Hot Springs and one of the founders of ...
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Saturday, March 23, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, 550 Arkridge Rd.

Join us as we celebrate color in the Gardens! Kid booths with special color activities – rainbow in a bag, rock painting, and color-surprise potions – will run from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Flossie’s Food Truck and the ...
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April 18 - 20, 2019

Location: Hot Springs Convention Center

21st Annual Hot Springs Corvette celebrates a weekend for Charity. Over 200 Corvettes on display in the Convention Center on Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 8 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.! Admission is free and open to the public ...
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April 20, 2019 - 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Hill Wheatley Plaza

Are you ready for the 2019 Hot Springs Gumbo & Crawfish Festival?  There will be a Gumbo Cookoff, crawfish plates, and entertainment. This event is open to the public... This event is sponsored by the Spa City Blues Society ...
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