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2019 Eureka Springs Christmas Festival


The 2019 Eureka Springs Christmas Festival returns to Eureka Springs with it's signature events such as the Parade of Homes and the Illuminated Stroll the Springs, Our Annual Christmas Night Parade, Night of a Thousand Santas, sales, tours Christmas at the Crescent events and beautiful decorations that delight crowds.

You will live a Victorian Christmas by stepping into beautifully decorated homes on the Annual Tour of Homes, hear Grammy Award winning musician John Two Hawks play an annual Christmas concert in The Auditorium in the heart of downtown, or shop all day and relax with a glass of wine at a wine bar or dine in luxury.


Shopping in Eureka Springs, Arkansas is like stepping into a Christmas card and finding the perfect gifts for your whole family. Transport yourself and your family to a fun, festive holiday season where joy is sprinkled in every step as you walk through the downtown shopping district. You will discover shops that look like they were decorated by Santa's elves and find gifts that can't be found anywhere else in the world.

If you are tired of shopping at the mall and burnt out on online shopping at big box stores; it's the perfect time to support Main Street America and the independent retailers of Eureka Springs who make rediscovering the magic of the holiday season in Eureka Springs a cherished memory.

Whether you are traveling with your spouse to kiss under the mistletoe in our romantic setting, with girl friends to shop until you drop and relax in the spas, or with your whole family you will get recharged with the holiday spirit that abounds down the hills and sparkles in the springs! Make your plans today to explore Eureka Springs during the holidays.

Don't Miss These Great Events!

 


 

Christmas Lights at the Great Passion Play

November 28 - January 4

Experience Christmas the last weekend of November through January 1 with a by donation Drive-through light display with lights on from dark through 8:00pm on Thursdays through Sundays. Let's celebrate the Light of the World!Let's celebrate the Light of the World!

 


 

Annual Silver Tea 

Thursday, December 5th at 1:30 PM

Annual Silver Tea at the Crescent Hotel in the Crystal Ballroom. 1:30PM - 3:30PM.


 

Christmas Parade of Lights

Friday, December 6th at 6 PM

The Annual Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade features bands, lit floats and all the magic that the artists and makers imagine for Christmas. Parade winds down Spring Street in Downtown Eureka Springs and starts at 6PM.

 


 

Santa in Basin Park

Saturday, December 7th
11 AM - 1 PM @ Basin Spring Park

Santa will be in Basin Spring Park from 11 am to 2 pm, Santa will delight families and is the perfect photo for your Christmas Cards. On hand will also be Mrs. Claus who will help children write letters to Santa. Those letters will be placed in the Big Red Mailbox sponsored by Tummy Tickler's Kitchen Store and all letters will be answered by the Big Guy in Red. A S'more Station sponsored by Peace Love and Cheesecake will be on hand as well as a roving choir of carolers made up of Eureka Spring High School choir members. Families will also not want to miss the Eureka Springs Cheerleaders dressed as elves and hidden downtown with prizes. Search downtown for some Elven fun and win prizes along the way.

 

39th Annual Candlelight Tour of Homes

Saturday, December 7th
3 - 8 PM

For 39 years the Eureka Springs Preservation Society in this Victorian village have invited visitors inside their historic residences to share the joys of the holiday season. The tradition continues Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, when the 40th Annual Eureka Springs Christmas Tour of Homes takes you on a spectacular  journey through time.Visit www.eurekaspringspreservationsociety.org for 2018 details and ticket info.

 

John Two Hawks Holiday Concert

Saturday, December 7th
8 - 9 PM @ the Aud

John Two-Hawks is a GRAMMY® and Emmy nominated, Platinum Award Winning recording artist whose music has been featured in movies by Fox Searchlight, films by HBO, and programs by The History Channel. Two-Hawks is a bona fide Native American Flute Music visionary and pioneer who was among the first to introduce the Indigenous Flute to the world decades ago. From the beginning he demanded the highest standards of excellence. As a result Two-Hawks has taken his signature brand of high caliber Native American Flute music into places it has never been, brought it to millions who had never heard it before, and elevated it to a place of equal billing and respect in the world of music.

 


 

 

A Night of Merry Making

Saturday, December 14th
5 - 8 PM 

Free Holiday Fun for the Whole Family! Caroling in Basin Spring Park with momandpop at 5 p.m. Living Windows including Living Art Exhibit 5-8 p.m. Elfie Selfie Scavenger Hunt 5-8 p.m. Snow, Street Theater & More throughout this spectacular night of shopping in our historic downtown.

 

Main Street Merry Eats

Saturday, December 14th
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 With 1000 Santas (or Krampus) dancing through the streets and Eureka’s Shops filled with a cast of holiday characters in Living Windows one tends to get hungry and thirsty. This year the Holiday Dine Around will provide guest the opportunity to enjoy small plates and unique holiday cocktails at participating restaurants. Guests start by purchasing their dining pass at the Main Street Welcome table in Basin Spring Park (or online) for just $25 and that dining pass will include four vouchers which can be redeemed for a featured plate or holiday cocktail at one of many participating locations.

 

A Night of 1,000 Santas

Saturday, December 14th
6 - 11 PM

 With 1000 Santas (or Krampus) dancing through the streets and Eureka’s Shops filled with a cast of holiday characters in Living Windows one tends to get hungry and thirsty. This year the Holiday Dine Around will provide guest the opportunity to enjoy small plates and unique holiday cocktails at participating restaurants. Guests start by purchasing their dining pass at the Main Street Welcome table in Basin Spring Park (or online) for just $25 and that dining pass will include four vouchers which can be redeemed for a featured plate or holiday cocktail at one of many participating locations.

 

Ozarks Chorale Christmas Concert

Saturday, December 14th
7 - 9 PM at the Aud

Ozarks Chorale Holiday Concert is held at the auditorium (“The Aud”) on Main Street, in Eureka Springs. The Aud is an incredible venue built in 1928, with amazing acoustics and one of the finest concert grand pianos in the area. Open seating ensures that your party will be able to sit together, and the intimate space ensures that you will feel that the Chorale is singing just for you. Proceeds go to support the Ozarks Chorale and its activities. Tickets are $10 for adults. We encourage children and student to attend with their families at no cost. Tickets may be purchased at the door the night of the event, or from any Chorale member. The Ozarks Chorale holiday concert is a must see – as well as a family tradition for many who live in Northwest Arkansas. Since children and students attend for free, it is an affordable way to spend an amazing evening of music as we celebrate together.   Tickets available @ the door.