Dates: 2013-11-23 to 2017-11-23
LocationEureka Springs, Arkansas
Eureka Springs is fun, everyday! Downtown Eureka Springs is home to live music, ghost tours, underground tours, famous illusionists, fabulous shows and much, much more. In the Greater Eureka Springs area visitors enjoy cave tours, Big Cat refuge, The Great Passion Play and all the fun of Beaver Lake, Table Rock Lake and the Arkansas Ozarks.
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Taste of N'Awlins
Date & Time: 2017-02-04 1-3 pm
LocationThe Grand Central Resort
37 North Main Street
Eureka Springs, Arkansas 72632
Eureka Springs celebrates Mardi Gras in true New Orleans style Mardi Gras set in the beautiful Ozarks within the Downtown area of Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The Eureka Springs Mardi Gras 2018 Theme is Pirates of the Caribbean.
The Taste of N’Awlins takes you back to the French Quarter in New Orleans. Indulge in hot beignets and café au lait as you enjoy the sounds of a jazz trio. Come out and join us, and get a chance to meet the Royal Court.
Laissez les bon temps Rouler!
Date & Time: 2017-02-08 5:30
January 10th starting at 5 pm at New Delhi
January 17th starting at 5pm at Brews
January 24th starting at 5:30 pm at Eureka Live
A fun and casual gathering. Join us during one of our Umbrella Decorating Parties. Everyone gets the chance to decorate their own Umbrella and create some Mardi Gras spirit. Supplies will be provided (extra glue guns welcome!). Then join us for the traditional 2nd line, lead by our Royalty.
Casual and Colorful Attire – Beads and Boas.
Nationally acclaimed Chocolate Lovers Festival
Date & Time: 2017-02-13 10 am - 3 pm
LocationBest Western Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center located at 207 W. Van Buren.
Nationally acclaimed Chocolate Lovers Festival features chocolate samplings, contests with celebrity judges, and a seminar.
The Chocolate lovers Festival is nationally acclaimed. It has been featured in the national media including Southern Living magazine and has been selected as the second-best attraction for Valentines Day in the state of Arkansas.
Located at the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks.
ArtiGras Palette to Palate
Date & Time: 2017-02-16 6-9 pm
LocationThe Basin Park
6th Floor Lobby
Eureka Mardi GrasPalette to Palette: PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEANJanuary 25, 2018 ~ 6 – 9PMBasin Park Hotel, 6th floor lobby
Tickets $45Call (479) 253-5384 to reserve your space!
Poetluck at The Writers Colony
Date & Time: 2017-02-16 6:30 pm
LocationThe Writers Colony located at 515 Spring Street, Eureka Springs, AR 72632
Poetluck is a potluck dinner and literary salon where everyone is welcome. Poetluck brings together established visiting poets and writers with local poets and writers, aspiring writers, and all those interested in the creative process. Bring a dish or beverage to share, and a receptive, interested mind. The evenings combine conviviality, craft, and critique. Topical content may make this event suitable for ages 14 and above.
Join us on the third thursday of every month to share dinner, listen to the resident writers for 20 minutes, and then share your own work for up to four minutes.
Mardi Gras Coronation Ball
Date & Time: 2017-02-17 6 pm
LocationInn of the Ozarks Convention Center
February 2nd starting at 6 pm at the Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center
Ticket Cost: TBD
The Coronation Ball is a Grand Royal Procession followed by dinner and dancing.
Music by Doghouse Daddy
Black Light Ball
Date & Time: 2017-02-18 7 pm
It’s the 5th Annual Black Light Ball after the Eureka Springs Mardi Gras Night Parade!
Let a body artist paint you with glow in the dark paint, don a glow necklace and celebrate Mardi Gras! Music will be spinning, lights will be flashing all for a great cause – Main Street Eureka Springs.
You must show proof of tickets (either printed or on your phone) at the door. 21 & Over only.
We welcome everyone to join us for our sexy, artistic, and fun event. Enjoy a night full of fun in an underground space with black lights, paint, models, music, and More!
Eureka Gras Night Parade - Lights & Sound Parade
Date & Time: 2017-02-18 6 pm
LocationDowntown Eureka Springs
Join us for our Night lights and sound parade. Themed floats, walkers, and dancers will parade through downtown Eureka to the sound of Mardi Gras music.
After-Parade 2nd Line Street Dancing
Jokers' Masquerade Ball
Date & Time: 2017-02-24 6 pm
LocationBest Western Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center.
A Fabulous costume ball that fills the Eureka Springs Convention Center. We have a Royal Mini Parade, buffet, dancing, and costume contest.
Eureka Mardi Gras Day Parade
Date & Time: 2017-02-25 2 pm
LocationDowntown Eureka Springs on Spring and Main Street.
A themed parade that goes through Downtown Eureka Springs. The Royalty will be there, along with themed floats, walkers, bands, dancers, and animals. The parade is led by the Krewe of Barkus.
Mayor's Ball: Red Carpet Masquerade
Date & Time: 2017-02-25 6 pm
LocationBasin Park Hotel Barefoot Ballroom
This event is a fun-filled event with live music, 2nd line, beads, and more! Held at the historic Basin Hotel, Downtown Eureka Springs the event will offer light appetizers and a cash bar. Make sure to bring your umbrellas for a 2nd line.
Event sponsored by the Greater Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce.
Jazz Brunch at the Crescent Hotel & Spa
Date & Time: 2017-02-26 11:30 am
Enjoy fine dining at the Jazz Champagne Brunch in the Crystal Dining Room at the world famous Crescent Hotel. Feast on food, fun, music, and join in on the 2nd line dance.
Music by Crescent City Combo
St 'Lizbeth's King Cake Ball and Mardi Gras Dinner
Date & Time: 2017-02-28 6 pm
LocationSt. Elizabeth's Parish Center at 232 Passion Play Road
St. Elizabeth’s Parish Center — Parish Play Rd.
Always on Fat Tuesday – 5 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Oyster Bar opens at 5 p.m.
Cajun Dinner — Dance — Cash Bar
Music by Naturally Brass
Costumes optional — but encouraged
Greet the Krewe of Krazo Royalty
Ticket Prices: TBD
Reservations only…call 253-8864 or 253-4503.
Delicious Praline and Pecan King Cake for Dessert
Eureka Springs Cruiser Nights
Date & Time: 2017-02-28 5:30 pm
LocationRide starts at Harmon Park (532 Spring St.)
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