Events

With more than 180 festivals throughout the year, Fayetteville allows visitors to experience the city’s unique taste and culture.

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.. 

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  • Event date Sunday, 23 September 2018

Celebrate the art of film with the 10th annual Fayetteville Film Fest, September 20-22, 2018 in downtown Fayetteville. They have a full line up of documentaries, short films, animated films and full-length feature films as well as panels, parties and workshops. It will be a perfect week in Fayetteville, AR for filmmakers and film enthusiasts alike!

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  • Event date Thursday, 20 September 2018

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.

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  • Event date Saturday, 15 September 2018

Get ready for live music, food trucks, beer gardens, and the best startups that Arkansas has to offer!

“The biggest startup party of the year” will be held in downtown Fayetteville on Friday, Sept. 14, and people will have a chance to meet entrepreneurs from several of Fayetteville’s up-and-coming new businesses while drinking some of the areas best craft beers and enjoying live music.

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  • Event date Friday, 14 September 2018

“Candid Camera’s 8 Decades of Smiles! With Peter Funt,” has pleased audiences nationwide. Peter’s hilarious stage comedy is blended with clips, quips and behind-the-scenes tales from the show’s funniest moments. 

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  • Event date Sunday, 09 September 2018