Things To Do

Fun Things to Do for Teens

Eureka Springs is home to Miles of Awesome Mountain Bike Trails, including the best–The Eureka Springs Downhill at Lake Leatherwood. One of the most interesting things to do downtown is seeing the various parades, including the Veteran’s Day Parade, St. Patrick’s Parade, and the Christmas Parade. Another great thing about downtown is that there are many different art galleries to look at. If you love art, then downtown Eureka Springs is a wonderful place to go.

Our Top 10 Places for Day Trips With Kids

  1. Silver Dollar City
  2. War Eagle Cavern
  3. The Promised Land Zoo
  4. Amazeum
  5. Ponca/Buffalo River
  6. Dogwood Canyon Nature Park
  7. Pea Ridge National Military Park
  8. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  9. Devil’s Den State Park
  10. Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

Things to Do for Families

Basin Park

Basin Spring Park is the center for year-round fun. Fudge and ice cream shops are a favorite stop for kids.

Eureka Springs Train

Kids of all ages love to ride the Eureka Springs Train. Visitors to town have boarded the train since the 1800’s.

Turpentine Creek Wildlife

Hang with the big cats of Turpentine Creek. Kids love to hear the roars and the big cats are ready for visitors all year long.

Great Passion Play

The Great Passion Play is home to the largest outdoor drama in America and the monumental Christ of the Ozarks.

Upcoming Attractions in Eureka Springs

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 23, 2024
  • Apr 24, 2024
  • Apr 25, 2024

CRESCENT Ghost Tour - Expert & Expanded

Expert & Extended This extended ghost tour is conducted by our most senior guides and extends to include tales of the criminal mind of Norman ...

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 24, 2024
  • Apr 26, 2024
  • May 1, 2024

Crescent Midnight Investigation

Crescent Hotel Midnight Investigation led by the ESP Investigators Join us at the Crescent Hotel for a unique paranormal investigation, exclusiv...

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 23, 2024
  • Apr 24, 2024
  • Apr 25, 2024

Crescent Hotel Ghost Tour

CRESCENT HOTEL WALKING GHOST TOURS – Featured on Ghosthunters, Ghost Adventures, My Ghost Story and in Smithsonian magazine. Learn the tales...

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 23, 2024
  • Apr 24, 2024
  • Apr 25, 2024

Paranormal Investigation - Basin Park Hotel

Abnormal History - Paranormal Mystery Join Eureka Springs Paranormal Investigators  in the Barefoot Ballroom to investigate the most active...

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 26, 2024
  • Apr 27, 2024
  • May 3, 2024

Intrigue Theater - Sean-Paul the Illusionist

Back for its 13th season! Intrigue Theater Presents: PORTAL! starring Sean-Paul & Juliana Fay After a recent west coast tour – perf...

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 26, 2024
  • Apr 27, 2024
  • Apr 28, 2024

Eureka Springs Yoga Retreat

April 26-28, 2024 Join us in downtown Eureka Springs, AR for our third annual Yoga Retreat hosted by Spa 1905 at the Basin Park Hotel.   ...

Upcoming Shows

  • May 18, 2024

Silence in the Jungle (Live Theater Show)

This intimate live theater experience was created to ignite your imagination and transport you to another world. Seated in our beautiful historic ball...

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 27, 2024
  • May 4, 2024
  • May 11, 2024

Cave Wine Tasting - Exclusive Sip and Song

Pairing a Wine Tasting with a Listening Room Format for an intimate concert in the speakeasy cave. The Basin Park Pop-up music series provides opport...

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 23, 2024
  • Apr 24, 2024
  • Apr 25, 2024

Downtown-N-Underground

Discover the Behind the Scenes Secrets of Eureka Springs! Our underground Eureka Springs Tour will deliver a unique and entertaining view into the...

Upcoming Shows

  • Apr 23, 2024
  • Apr 24, 2024
  • Apr 25, 2024

Cosmic Cavern

Cosmic Cavern in Berryville, Arkansas is one of the state's most beautiful natural attractions and Arkansas' largest privately owned show cave. Cosmic...

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