First Thursday

Thank you for another fantastic year of First Thursdays in Fayetteville!






The 2022 First Thursday Season concluded on October 6, 2022. Be the first to find out what's coming to downtown Fayetteville in 2023 by signing up for our newsletter and following us on Instagram & Facebook.

2023 First Thursday Sponsors

Interested in investing in the Northwest Arkansas community by supporting the 2023 season of First Thursday in Fayetteville?

Click here to view available sponsorship opportunities!

Have other ideas for participating? You can also reach out via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to Chloe Bell, Community Engagement Manager at Experience Fayetteville.

2022 First Thursday Events

May 5th - Natura - Event Details - Canceled for weather.
June 2nd - In Bloom - Event Details 
July 7th - Ozark Oasis - Event Details
Aug 4th - Dog Daze - Event Details - Rescheduled for September 15th.
Sept 1st - A Closer Look - Event Details
Sept 15th - Dog Daze Do-Over - Event Details
Oct 6th - Larger Than Life - Event Details

2022 First Thursday Sponsors

We are thrilled to have the support of Gearhead Outfitters, Lewis Automotive, Startup Junkie, Walton Arts Center, First Security Bank, Best Friends Animal Society, Sells Agency, Rambler, and FedEx for this year's event. We couldn't do it without even more help from our Downtown Square Community Partners: Fayetteville Town Center, Riffraff, City Supply, Bearded Goat, Stache, Joon Bridal, Tula, Cheers at the OPO, George’s Majestic Lounge, and Pink House Alchemy. Thank you all!


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