Events

With more than 180 festivals throughout the year, Fayetteville allows visitors to experience the city’s unique taste and culture.
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POP-UP PATIO: Looking to get a little fresh air this week? Experience Fayetteville is setting up a pop-up lounge so that you can do just that this Wednesday evening from 5 -10 p.m. off of Dickson St. and Campbell Ave.

Gather your small quarantine crew and pick up your favorite food and drinks from nearby restaurants and bars and then pop into our patio space for a safe night out.

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  • Event date Wednesday, 18 November 2020

UPDATE! Due to inclement weather, the Little Sprouts Costume Parade at Botanical Garden of the Ozarks has been moved to Friday, October 30, at 1pm.

Join in the fun at the Botanical Gardens on Tuesday, October 27 (rain date Friday, Oct. 30)  for the Little Sprouts Costume Parade for preschoolers.

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  • Event date Friday, 30 October 2020

The Hero Half Marathon kicks off at Lake Fayetteville on Sunday, October 25. In support of safety and social distancing, this year’s race will be self-supported and chip timed.

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  • Event date Sunday, 25 October 2020

From the Lake Wedington Recreation Area just west of Fayetteville, the Chinkapin Hollow Gravel Grinder is the region's newest gravel focused event – featuring a day full of gravel racing in the Ozark National Forest!

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  • Event date Sunday, 25 October 2020

Fall activities and ways to celebrate the arts are looking a little different this year - as is everything. Lucky for us, many of Fayetteville’s theatres and studios are taking performances, classes and acts to the virtual stage. We are so excited to see that Art’s Live Theatre is expanding its education offerings throughout the year with the goal of putting young artists at center stage.

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  • Event date Monday, 12 October 2020