This year’s Fayetteville Visitor’s Guide features four profiles from a handful of influential locals to give visitors an inside track on some of the best things to do, places to eat and shop, and must-experiences while in Fayetteville. One of our profilees is Kirsten Blowers, owner of Riffraff on the Historic Downtown Square.
Everyone wants to feel cozy during a vacation stay, and for some a historic or quaint feel is the preferred atmosphere when resting their head or taking a break from eating, shopping, walking and sight-seeing. Fayetteville has hotels of all price ranges, including several bed-and-breakfast hotels located near the most popular things to do in Fayetteville.
The Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville brings in artists and entertainers from all over the world to create unforgettable performances. The facility offers diversified programming, large-scale touring productions and unparalleled performing-arts opportunities. The WAC has played host to comedian Steve Martin and touring productions of Broadway’s greatest, including “Les Misérables,” “War Horse,” “Book of Mormon” and much more.
The fall season is officially underway, and what better way to celebrate than Fall Harvest Fest at the Fayetteville Farmers’ Market.
On Saturday, Oct. 7, from 9 a.m. to noon, come to the Historic Downtown Square to enjoy the sights, sounds and tastes of the season with a variety of activities for everyone. Fall Harvest Fest is free and open to the public.
The Historic Downtown Square will be ground-zero on Sunday, October 1, 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. It will be held 1-7 p.m. and is put on by the Arkansas Brewers Guild.
One of the most popular things to do in Northwest Arkansas is held in September and ends on the Fayetteville Historic Downtown Square.
Square 2 Square, a 30-mile bike ride on the Razorback Regional Greenway between Bentonville and Fayetteville, will be held Saturday, Sept. 16. The event is for anyone who likes to bike, support the local cycling scene or burn calories!
The Arkansas Razorbacks kick off another season of college football today at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, AR. Little Rock has a long-standing tradition of hosting at least one game a year for the hogs, but most home games are played at the University of Arkansas campus right here in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
On game day, you can feel the buzz of energy coursing throughout our town as tailgates pop-up, restaurants welcome visitors and the University of Arkansas fills with friendly faces. With a newly expanded and upgraded stadium underway and a hint of fall in the air, Donald W. Reynolds Stadium in Fayetteville is the perfect destination for SEC football lovers. In fact, Fayetteville was named the best place to live in the SEC.
Looking for something special to do with your significant other? Fayetteville is a great destination for a romantic weekend. Whether you both are foodies, art aficionados, nature lovers, sports fans or just looking for some relaxation and time together, there is plenty here to keep you and your loved one entertained. Treat your sweetheart and yourself to a weekend getaway by enjoying fun for two in Fayetteville!
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