September, 2018 Director of Marketing & Communications

The NWA Hispanic Heritage Festival will be held on Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 on the downtown Fayetteville Square. National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated each year from September 15 through October 15 across the country and Fayetteville is proud to celebrate the 6th annual festival this year. Admission to the festival is FREE of charge and everyone is welcome to attend. The 2017 Festival had over 11,000 attendees! 

Get in on the festivities and enjoy cultural booths, arts, health fair, games, kids area, food, parade, music, dance, and much more! The festival will also feature a soccer tournament on Friday, September 21 through Sunday, September 23. There will be a parade of nations around the Fayetteville Square at 1:30 pm on Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 hosted by the Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce. All are welcome!

For more information about the festival or to get involved, contact Chris Decker at the Fayetteville Chamber at 479-521-1710 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 

October, 2018 Director of Marketing & Communications

Fayetteville's Historic Downtown Square will be ground-zero on Sunday, October 7, for some of the best craft beers in Arkansas.

Oktoberfest, a family-friendly event held in Fayetteville every fall, features craft beer and live music. The festivities are put on by the Arkansas Brewers Guilde and will take place from 1-7 p.m. 

September, 2018 Marketing Manager

Fashion fans in Northwest Arkansas looking for fun things to do this weekend should plan on coming to Beyond the Streets, an immersive fashion and music event taking place on North Block Avenue in Fayetteville.

October, 2018 Director of Marketing & Communications

The Hero Half Marathon hosted by The Spark Foundation in partnership with Fayetteville Firefighters’ IAFF – Local 2866 kicks off in Lake Fayetteville on Sunday, October 14.

July, 2018 Marketing Manager

Sushi is always a popular food choice, particularly during warmer weather and when having a night out on the town — when you need to fuel up but not get too full. Sushi is a creative outlet and a great excuse to meet up with friends for a bite-sized meal. Lucky for you, Fayetteville has some of the best sushi restaurants in Northwest Arkansas.

Whether you already have a sushi obsession or are just getting started to this craze, we’re rolling out a list of some of the best sushi places Fayetteville. The summer season is a great time to try new kinds of sushi, so here are a few places to get you started.

July, 2018 Director of Marketing & Communications

Calling all beer enthusiasts! The second annual Fayetteville Beerology Fest will be held Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29, at Nomads.

Hosted by Ozark Mixology Education, proceeds from this event are used to support the Fayetteville Animal Shelter. Beerology Fest bartenders will be mixing up “beertails in support of dog tails.”

July, 2018 Marketing Manager

Saturday, July 7, will be a tail-wagging good time at the Fayetteville Town Center on the Historic Downtown Square.

At the first ever Bark Bash, which will be held 1-4 p.m., dog lovers and their furry friends can enjoy a day of meeting fellow pet owners, shopping from local pet-friendly vendors and even meet up with adoption agencies as well as pet rescue centers from the Fayetteville area.

June, 2018 Director of Marketing & Communications

Presented by the Walton Arts Center each year, the Artosphere Festival celebrates art, music and nature with exciting performances, activities and events that the whole family can enjoy!

With the 2018 festival focusing on the importance of water resources and their conservation, environmental artist, Stacy Levy returned to Artosphere to create a temporary art installation, called Topo Map for School Avenue.

June, 2018 Director of Marketing & Communications

Join Fayetteville Ale Trail partner, Columbus House Brewery and the Spark Foundation for the Nutty Runner 5K!

May, 2018 Marketing Manager

Fayetteville is Northwest Arkansas’ craft beer capital, as it’s home to several local breweries, bar crawls and a whole community of beer lovers. On Saturday, May 12 from 5-8 pm., the annual Fayetteville Foam Fest offers festival goers the opportunity to sample a large selection of beers from local, regional and national breweries.