HandPicked List of Things To Do This Weekend in Northwest Arkansas

HandPicked List of Things To Do This Weekend in Northwest Arkansas

Not in the Christmas spirit yet?  This Northwest Arkansas things to do list is alive with all kinds of events and things to do that are geared to get you in the holiday spirit fast.  Besides the exciting Christmas Parades in Bentonville and Rogers, there’s live music, Santa Claus at The Walmart Museum, Christmas art and crafts shows, Bella Vista Estate Sales, A Morning with Santa, Holiday Radio Show, Christmas Lights Display (Tune your car radio to 102.7), Wampus Wonderland and Nerd Prom, 3rd Annual Back 40 Run & Ride, Grand Openings, Main Street Merry Eats and so much more.

Take a few minutes to check out the list below, just looking through the holiday events will put you in a very merry holiday spirit:

Thursday, Dec 6th

BENTONVILLE
Event:
KOBV Brewery Beats
Time:
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Location:
Bike Rack Brewing Co (801 SE 8th St, Unit #61)
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FAYETTEVILLE
Event:
Stage 118 Small Works Winter Exhibit
Time:
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location:
Stage 18 (18 E Center St)
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Event: December 2018/ Art for the Holidays
Time:
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location:
Art Ventures NW Arkansas (101 W Mountain St, Ste 222)
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Event: Santa Claus at The Walmart Museum
Date: Thursday, Dec 6th
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: The Walmart Museum, 105 N Main St
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Christmas Tree Forest Lighting Ceremony

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Friday, Dec 7th

BELLA VISTA
Event: Melody Pond Christmas at The ARC
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: The Artist Retreat Center – The ARC
13467 Lookout Dr
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Event: Bella Vista Estate Sales
Time: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location:1 Yarmouth Drive
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BENTONVILLE
Event: Fight at the Water Tower
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bentonville Water Tower
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Event: Songs on the Square
Time: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Location:The Walmart Museum, 105 N Main St
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Event: Honeyjack LIVE at Meteor
Time: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Location: Meteor Guitar Gallery (128 W Central)
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EUREKA SPRINGS
EVENT: Holiday Radio Show
Time: 6:00 PM- 8:30 PM
Location:1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa, 75 Prospect Ave
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FAYETTEVILLE
Event: Wampus Wonderland and Nerd Prom
Time: Dec 7th at 6:00 PM & Dec 8th at 10:00 AM
Location: Hilton Garden Inn – Fayetteville (1325 N Palak Dr)
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ROGERS
Event:
Christmas Craft Fair
Time:
Dec 7th at 10:00 AM – Dec 9th at 4:00 PM
Location:
Frisco Station Mall Arts & Crafts Festival (100 N Dixieland Rd)
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Event: Holiday Bazaar
Time:
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location:
Primrose of Rogers (650 S Dodson Rd)
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EVENT: Rogers Christmas Parade
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Rogers
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SPRINGDALE
Event: Route 358 at BAX
Time: 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Location: Black Apple Crossing (321 E Emma Ave)
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Saturday, Dec 8th

BELLA VISTA
Event:
3rd Annual Back 40 Run & Ride
Time:
7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Location:
Back 40 Trail Race (948 Blowing Springs Rd)
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Event: Bella Vista Estate Sales
Time: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location:1 Yarmouth Drive
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BENTONVILLE
Event: A Morning with Santa
Time: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: Bentonville Community Center, 1101 SW Citizens Circle,
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Event: Winter Wreath Making at Hillfolk
Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Location:
Hillfolk (801 SE 8th St)
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Event: Juice Palm : 8th Street Market Grand Opening
Time:
12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Location:
Juice Palm (801 SE 8th St, Unit 47)
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Event: Recording 201 Masterclass/Audio Engineering
Time:
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location:
Haxton Road Studios (222 SE 2nd St)
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Event: 2018 North Pole Express!
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Nightmares Haunted House, 13080 North Hwy 71
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Event: Bentonville Christmas Parade (Rescheduled for Dec 15th)
Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: Downtown Bentonville Square
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EVENT: Christmas Lights Display (Tune your car radio to 102.7)
Date: Every Night until January 5th
Time: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM weekdays (10:30 PM Fri -Sat)
Location: Bentonville Heart Lites, 3505 NW Edgewood Ave
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EUREKA SPRINGS
Event: Main Street Merry Eats
Time:
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location:
Eureka Springs AR
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EVENT: A Night of Merry Making
Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: 
Eureka Springs
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EVENT: Night of 1000 Santas
Time: 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Location: Basin Spring Park
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EVENT: Ozarks Chorale Christmas Concert
Time: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Location: The Auditorium, 32 S. Main Street
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FAYETTEVILLE
Event: Fine Art Market
Time:
 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location:
Botanical Gardens of the Ozarks (4703 N Crossover Road)
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EVENT: Santa’s Workshop To Benefit Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Time: 1:00 PM
Location:1882 N Starr Dr
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ROGERS
Event:
Santa’s Coming! Photo Opp
Time:
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Location:
Woof & Wander (107 W Elm St)
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EVENT: ELF
Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Location: 
Arkansas Public Theatre, 116 S 2nd St,
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SILOAM SPRINGS
Event: Siloam Springs Farmers Market
Time: 8:00 am- 1:00 pm
Location: Siloam Springs Farmers Market, 110 W University S
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SPRINGDALE
Event: A Merry and Bright Christmas Show
Time:
1:00 PM
Location:
Jones Center (922 E Emma Ave)
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Sunday, Dec 9th

BELLA VISTA
Event: Bella Vista Estate Sales
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location:1 Yarmouth Drive
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BENTONVILLE
Event: Chunky Blanket Workshop!!
Time:
4:00 PM
Location:
Remedy Road (112 W Central Ave)
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Event: Social Reading Hour at Two Friends
Time:
3:00 PM
Location:
Two Friends Books & Records (1000 SE 5th St)
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FAYETTEVILLE
Event:
Parlor Release Holiday Party
Time: 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Location: Prairie St Bar & Tap (495 W Prairie St)
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Event: Holiday Open House – Funky Yardsale
Time:
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location:
Fayetteville’s Funky Yardsale (693 W North St)
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SPRINGDALE
Event: Funday Sunday: Free Swim
Time:
1:30 PM – 4:45 PM
Location:
Jones Center (922 E Emma Ave) 
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