Events

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

Get ready for a one of a kind cycling experience you don’t want to miss! Fayetteville’s new cyclocross event, CycloFrost, will take place on Saturday, December 9 at Lake Fayetteville’s North Shore.

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  • Event date Saturday, 09 December 2017

Enjoy a fun-filled, free screening of the movie Elf at the Faulkner Performing Arts Center. For the second year in a row, the Jim and Joyce Faulkner Performing Arts Center on the University of Arkansas campus will be screening the holiday favorite, starring Will Ferrell and James Caan.

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  • Event date Saturday, 09 December 2017

Police officers and firefighters are certainly brave, but the ones battling it out at Bring the Heat on Dec. 8 might be a little crazy, too.

Starting at 4 p.m. at Whataburger, 4030 N. College Ave., teams from the Fayetteville Fire Department and Fayetteville Police Department will battle it out in a jalapeño-eating contest for a good cause. Members from each team will compete against one another to see who can consume the most jalapeños in 60 seconds.

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  • Event date Friday, 08 December 2017

Join Cattywampus Co-Op for the second annual Wampus Wonderland Holiday Craft Show! Taking place on Saturday, December 2nd, this year they're moving to the Fayetteville Town Center in downtown Fayetteville.

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  • Event date Saturday, 02 December 2017

Don’t let the winter weather stop you from getting outside this holiday season. In fact, one Fayetteville event asks that you run, jog or walk and be merry!

Botanical Garden of the Ozarks presents the sixth annual Jingle Bell Jog 5K and children’s Reindeer Fun Run on Saturday, Dec. 2, with the 5K beginning at 9 a.m. and the fun run at 10 a.m.

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  • Event date Saturday, 02 December 2017