Northwest Arkansas may be known for its jaw-dropping scenery, but Fayetteville also boasts a stunning cultural landscape, thanks to a thriving art community. Fayetteville has long been a mecca for some of the most skilled artists in the nation, fostering artistic creativity and bringing world-class art to our little corner of Arkansas. Everyone will find something to admire in Fayetteville’s arts scene! Public art beautifies nearly every corner of the city, while galleries and full slates of live artistic performances highlight the works of local artists year-round.



Fayetteville’s community-centered approach to the performing arts brings local artists and performers to the center stage, world-class and nationally acclaimed productions to our downtown theaters, and unforgettable experiences to our visitors and locals alike.

Arts Live Theatre

Faulkner Performing Arts Center


Walton Arts Center



Whether you’re a seasoned art connoisseur or a curious newcomer, you’ll enjoy a range of creative expression by a community of talented artists when you visit Fayetteville. The standards are high and the perspectives are fresh, with visual arts displayed throughout a wide variety of local galleries.

Art Ventures

Creative Spaces at Mount Sequoyah

McCoy Gallery

Fenix Arts

The Art Gallery


For a more comprehensive gallery list, please check our Visitors Guide.


Our dynamic music scene is an integral piece of Fayetteville’s thriving arts community. An eclectic mix of musicians practice their craft here and can be heard all over the city — on the streets of the Farmers Market, in a late night lounge or at one of our growing number of dedicated music venues.

George’s Majestic Lounge

JJ’s Live

Prairie Street Live

Smoke & Barrel


Both local and international artists have been inspired to paint, sculpt, chisel and sketch their style on the walls and streets of Fayetteville, making a more bright and vibrant experience for visitors and locals. From towering murals to thought-provoking installations, you never know what could be around the corner!

City Public Art Map

Dickson Street Art Court

Terra Studios

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Live Music at George’s Majestic Lounge Jul-Sep 2022

2022 has been a fantastic year for concerts in Fayetteville, and George’s Majestic Lounge has been there every step of the way! Now that we’re heading into the height of summer, there’s even more to enjoy.  In the next few months, shows are happening nearly daily at George’s – the oldest and longest-running club and live music venue in Arkansas – and they just continue to bill incredible acts, showcasing to Fayetteville and its visitors the best in local, regional and national music. Many generations have fond memories of music and community at George’s Majestic Lounge, and now it’s your chance to join the club! The space is intimate, inviting, and really brings out the magic in whichever act you’ve chosen to experience live. Here is a list of the currently scheduled upcoming acts coming to George's this summer: July 7 – Danielle Nicole July 8 – Happy Hour with Simply Seger: A Bob Seger Tribute July 8 – Mixtapes July 9 – The Cole Birmingham Band July 10  – Trapt (20th Anniversary Tour) July 14 – Ray Wylie Hubbard July 15 – Happy Hour Concert with Full House July 15 – Shawn James (2022 North America Tour) July 16 – NWA Parrot Heads Boat Drinks Party July 17 – Texas Hill July 21 – Green Acres July 22 – Happy Hour Concert with the Jeff Horton Band July 22 – The Hillbenders and Eureka Strings July 23 – A Celebration of Hip Hop and R&B July 24 – The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus & Attack Attack! July 28 – Jason Boland & The Stragglers July 29 – Happy Hour with Chubby Carrier July 29 - Zebbler Encanti Experience A/V Set July 30 – 17th Annual Jerry Garcia Birthday Bash August 4 – Jed Harrelson August 5 – Happy Hour with Ultra Suede & The Hardtops August 5 – Willi Carlisle August 6 – The Red Lens August 11 - Jesica Page & Lucas Parker Band with Three Blind Monks August 12 – Happy Hour with Full House August 12 – Funk Factory August 14 – Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears August 18 – The Gravel Yard August 19 – Happy Hour with Earl & Them August 19 – Ozark Riviera August 20 – Fabulous Freddie Mercury Tribute Farewell Show August 24 - Y2K Night with TJ the DJ August 25 – Wilderado August 26 - Steve Pryor Tribute with Paul Benjamin & Friends August 26 – Maggie Rose August 27 – Arlo McKinley August 28 - Dalton Richmond, Losha, Spacebass & Travels August 30 - Butcher Babies September 2 – Happy Hour with Gone Country September 2 - Hillberry Pre-Party with Arkansauce & Friends September 3 - Gin & Juice 90s Hip Hop Tribute with DJ Raquel September 4 – Very Special Guests 20th Anniversary Reunion September 7 - The Phase September 8 - Lucii September 9 - Happy Hour with Oreo Blue September 9 - Khaki Onion September 10 - Mixtapes September 11 - Flatfoot 56 with City Grey September 12 - Giovannie and the Hired Gun with Huser Brothers September 13 – Magic City Hippies September 15 - Olympics with Modeling, Mildenhall & Bootleg Royale September 16 - Happy Hour with Full House September 16 – Gypsy Reunion September 17 – Steve N Seagulls September 18 - Buddy Shute & The Motivators September 21 - Boy Band Bash! September 23 - Happy Hour Concert with Leah & the Mojo Doctors September 23 – 1 Oz Jig with Green Acres September 30 – Happy Hour with The Cate Brothers September 30 - Boom Kinetic To purchase tickets and see the full list of upcoming live music shows and events, visit

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