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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The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Management Committee has announced that Fayetteville, Arkansas has been selected to host a cyclo-cross World Cup event on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, as part of the 2021-2022 cyclo-cross World Cup schedule.

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  • Event date Wednesday, 13 October 2021

First Thursday returns to the downtown square on August 5 for the 2021 season! 

As always, this event is FREE and open to the public. While the season is shortened this year, the event will still celebrate Fayetteville's local arts culture, music, food, and beer! New this year is the Outdoor Refreshment Area! Guests that are 21 and older can sip and stroll their way through the event.

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  • Event date Thursday, 07 October 2021

All are invited as the No Tears Suite jazz performance presented by Oxford American & Fayetteville Roots is coming to the Fayetteville Public Library on Friday, September 24, 2021.

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  • Event date Friday, 24 September 2021

The 5th annual International Festival returns to the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks on Sunday, September 19 from 2 to 6 p.m.

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  • Event date Sunday, 19 September 2021

There’s that colorful old saying, “If you can’t run with the big dogs, stay on the porch,” but in this particular case, you can play with the big dogs if you’re willing to leave the porch and head to the volleyball court!

Ozark Volleyball Club, an adult volleyball club for players at all skill levels, is based in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and will be hosting the Big Dog 2021 doubles volleyball tourney for both men and women. The purse is a hefty $8,000 and there are both “Open” and “A” divisions. Cash and prizes will go to first, second and third place teams in the “Open” division; cash will be awarded to the first-place team and prizes to the second-place team in the “A” division.

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  • Event date Saturday, 04 September 2021