Experience Fayetteville awards funding to events and projects that strengthen efforts to promote the city, increase tourism and enhance the city's brand. 

The 2020 funding application is now available for events and programs occurring in the calendar year 2020. The deadline for submission is 12:00 p.m. noon on Thursday, January 9. To be considered, applications must be completed in full and submitted via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Advertising and Promotion Commission will vote on the funding requests at the January 20 Advertising and Promotion Commission meeting and will notify applicants immediately thereafter. 

If you have any trouble using the application form, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (479) 521-5776. We are happy to help!

Tourism Funding Request

Experience Fayetteville Impact Report

Previous Recipients Include:

  • Fayetteville Half Marathon
  • Fayetteville Public Schools
  • Bulldog Classic Basketball Tournament
  • Fayetteville Roots Festival
  • Neo-Natal Nursing Conference
  • Last Night Fayetteville
  • Fayetteville Film Fest
  • Northwest Arkansas Pride Parade
  • Square to Square Bike Ride
  • Dickson St. Slide
  • Walton Arts Center Artosphere