Arkansas Festivals 2016, 2017

Phunkberry Music Festival 2016

May, 2016

The Farm, Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Phunkberry is a combination funk music festival and disco dance party taking place with the scenic Ozarks in the background. It takes place at "The Farm" in Eureka Springs. Although headliners perform on the main stage, be sure not to miss the acoustic jam sessions in the Late Night Tent. Camping space is also available... Read More
Riverfest 2016

June, 2016

littlerock, Arkansas

Devoted to booking the top musical acts, Little Rock’s Riverfest is Arkansas’ premier music experience and largest festival in the state. Beginning with a craft wine and beer event, the festivities at Riverfront Park boast four stages of live performance.. Read More
Thunder on the Mountain Country Music Festival 2016

June, 2016

Mulberry Mountain, Ozark, Arkansas

Kick off the summer with Thunder on the Mountain, the premier country music celebration of the Ozarks. Started in 2013, the festival is held annually near Ozark, AR. Visitors will enjoy a long weekend of live entertainment from top country artists, .. Read More
Johnny Cash Music Festival 2016

August, 2016

ASU Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas

The legacy of the legendary Johnny Cash is lauded annually at the Johnny Cash Music Festival in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Held each August at the Convocation Center of Arkansas State University, the festival has included famous headliners .. Read More
King Biscuit Blues Festival 2016

October, 2016

Helena, Arkansas

The venerable King Biscuit Blues Festival is an annual celebration of music, barbecue and rollicking good times. Paying homage to the King Biscuit Time radio show that helped build the popularity of blues music in the region, the festival offers three days of music from morning until late evening... Read More
Byrdfest 10 2017

April, 2017

Byrd's Adventure Center, Ozark, Arkansas

A concert and camp out experience for deadheads. Byrdfest takes place at Byrd's Adventure Center, 300 acres of camping and recreational space in the Ozarks. The festival features popular tribute Grateful Dead tribute band The Schwag and always includes other guest bands as well for the same genre of "hippie music.".. Read More
Wakarusa 2017

June, 2017

Mulberry Mountain, Ozark, Arkansas

Wakarusa is a music festival that takes place in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas. Deriving from a Native American word refering to river depth, Wakrusa is a four day music festival featuring six stages, and over 150 musical acts. The festival is fusion of music and nature, and promises festivalgoers lifelong memories and connections... Read More
Dogwood Days Festival 2016

May, 2016

Diamond B Mall , Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas

Free State of Yell Fest 2016

May, 2016

Veterans Riverfront Memorial Park , Dardanelle, Arkansas

Herb Spring Extravaganza 2016

May, 2016

Ozark Folk Center , Mountain View, Arkansas

Hope Bluegrass Festival 2016

May, 2016

Historic Washington State Park , Hope, Arkansas

Altus Springtime Gala 2016

May, 2016

City Park , Altus, Arkansas

Dermott Community FestCrawfish Festival 2016

May, 2016

Dermott, Arkansas, Dermott, Arkansas

Atkins Picklefest 2016

May, 2016

Downtown , Atkins, Arkansas

Whistlestop Festival 2016

May, 2016

Downtown , Ashdown, Arkansas

North Arkansas Woodcarvers Show and Sale 2016

May, 2016

Baxter County Fairgrounds , Mountain Home, Arkansas

Magnolia Blossom Festival 2016

May, 2016

Downtown , Magnolia, Arkansas

Augusta Days 2016

May, 2016

Downtown , Augusta, Arkansas

Straight From the Driveway Festival 2016

May, 2016

Hermitage Arkansas city park , Hermitage , Arkansas

Eureka Springs May Festival of the Arts 2016

May, 2016

Downtown , Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Emerald Spring ExhibitionNational Juried Show 2016

May, 2016

Downtown - Eureka Springs, AR 72632, Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Young Arkansas Artists Exhibition 2016

May, 2016

Arkansas Arts Center , Little Rock, Arkansas

Family Fun Day 2016

May, 2016

behind the Visitor Center , Bluff City, Arkansas

Hot Springs Cruisers Car Show 2016

May, 2016

Hot Springs Airport , Hot Springs, Arkansas

Fulton County Homecoming Festival 2016

May, 2016

Courthouse Square , Salem, Arkansas

Esperanza Bonanza 2016

May, 2016

Marion Sports Complex , Marion, Arkansas

Pioneer Day 2016

May, 2016

Courtsquare & Fairgrounds , Melbourne, Arkansas

Piggott Heritage Park Car Show and Swap Meet 2016

May, 2016

Heritage Park , Piggott, Arkansas

Downtown Paragould Arts and Music Festival 2016

May, 2016

Downtown , Paragould, Arkansas

Mustangs on the Mountain 2016

May, 2016

Museum of Automobiles , Morrilton, Arkansas

About Festivals in Arkansas

Every year, there are so many festivals in Arkansas that visitors won't want to wait to come back. There's something for everyone from fairs to nature festivals and music festivals, and these events take place throughout the year.

Music lovers will enjoy Arkansas music festivals like Wakarusa, which takes place near the town of Ozark, or the King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena. People in the mood for something a little unusual can head to Hamburg's World Famous Armadillo Festival or to the PurpleHull Pea Festival & World Championship Rotary Tiller Race in Emerson. People in the mood for more sophisticated fun can go to events like the Art of Wine Festival in Fayetteville.

Arts and crafts lovers will enjoy going to the many quilt fairs that dot the state, and people of all ages and excitement preferences will enjoy going to the Arkansas State Fair in Little Rock. This fair has everything from a professional rodeo to plenty of incredible stage acts, several beauty pageants, and a lot of fine livestock and produce that visitors can view. There's no shortage of enjoyable Arkansas events at any time of the year, and visitors will want to keep coming back to see what else there is to enjoy.