• Eureka Springs Murder Mystery Weekend

    Murder Mystery Weekend 2022!

    Imagine you are spending the weekend at the 1886 Crescent Hotel and Spa, enjoying dinner when suddenly……a shot rings out and the person sitting next to you keels over dead! Before you know it, a detective arrives and you’ve become the leading witness in a murder investigation. And that’s just the beginning. Complete with clues, twists, and turns, an ingenious plot starts to unravel during the course of the mystery weekend as you then start to track a killer, or killers, all played by incognito actors in the group masquerading as guests. At the end of the weekend, after investigating and collecting all the clues and interviewing your favorite suspects,…

  • May is Preservation Month

    May is Preservation Month

    The National Trust for Historic Preservation has declared May Preservation Month in order to promote historic places and heritage tourism.    The Crescent Hotel has become synonymous with the work of historic preservation and protecting the irreplaceable.     In honor of Preservation Month, The National Trust Partner Rate has been upgraded during these first two weeks of May to offer an additional discount.    The New Rate will be valid Sunday – Wednesday Nights and will be 30% off the regular rate PLUS a $25 resort credit to be used during your stay.   Being consistent with our creed we have re-invested in the hotel to Protect The Irreplaceable, our…

  • Easter at the Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs

    Easter at the Crescent Hotel

    We’re Egg-Cited for Easter at the Crescent Hotel.   The hunt is on Easter Sunday. Join us to see how many eggs you can find!  0-5-year-olds will hunt on the East Lawn at 1pm.   At 1:15 pm, 6-12-year-olds will hunt in the Fountain Garden. Join us for our Easter brunch buffet from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the historic Crystal Dining Room. Space is limited, so secure your reservation today by calling (855) 725-5720 The menu includes: Carved Prime Rib Carved Ham Omelet Station Salt and Pepper Gulf Shrimp Smoked Salmon Turkey and dressing with Gravy Meatloaf Mash potatoes and Gravy Glazed Carrots Mixed spring vegetables Roasted Brussel Sprouts Assorted…

  • New Years Eve in Eureka Springs

    Ring in the New Year at the Crescent Hotel

    It’s nearly time to say goodbye to 2021 and hello to 2022, and what better way to ring in the New Year than to spend it at the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa? We’ll kick off the festivities with a New Year’s Eve Feast in the Crystal Dining Room.  Course 1 Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes with roasted red pepper aioliCourse 2 Winter Field Salad with field greens, carrots, heirloom tricolor tomatoes, smoked feta & champagne vinaigretteCourse 3 (Choice of Entree) Pan-Seared Grouper 7-ounce filet with citrus beurre blanc over saffron rice with sautéed spinach and shallotsHerb Encrusted Prime Rib of Beef 10 ounce roasted prime rib with a port wine…

  • Christmas in Eureka Springs at the Crescent Hotel

    Christmastime at the Crescent Hotel

    There’s nothing more magical than experiencing the holidays at the Crescent Hotel.  All dressed up for the holiday season, the hotel provides a festive backdrop for making holiday memories.  Guests will enjoy themed holiday events with activities like holiday arts & crafts, cookies at bedtime, and a firepit marshmallow roast. Events kick off with the Lighting of the Christmas Forest on Saturday, December 4 at 6 p.m.  More than 30 trees will adorn the holiday focal point of the hotel’s nearly 15 acres, The East Lawn.  Each tree will be uniquely decorated one to the other since each tree represents a different local and area charity. Santa arrives at the…

  • Crescent Hotel Hauntings

    Ghostly Happenings at the Crescent Hotel

    Built in 1886, there have been hundreds of tales of paranormal experiences at the Crescent Hotel & Spa. Given its history, it’s not surprising. Besides being a popular mountaintop resort, the hotel has served as both a girls’ college and a cancer hospital–where “Doctor” Norman Baker claimed to have the cure for cancer. Announced as America’s Most Haunted Hotel by the likes of Ghost Hunters and Ghost Adventures, an abundance of extraordinary experiences have always attracted the attention of paranormal investigators who have traveled to the property to study and research the hotel’s supernatural activity. Famed tales include: • Room 218, where Michael, an Irish stonemason who fell to his…

  • Fall at the Crescent Hotel

    We have a long list of reasons to visit the Crescent Hotel in the fall, but we are giving you the scoop on our best-loved activities for any Eureka Springs visitor during autumn.  From stunning foliage to seasonal festivals, you won’t want to miss out on Creating Lifetime Memories with these fun fall favorites. Local Food & Seasonal Drink It wouldn’t be fall without the warm and cozy menu additions at local eateries.   At the Hotel, The Crystal Dining Room will present a  special War Eagle breakfast buffet featuring products of the Ozarks made at the nearby War Eagle Mill.  Buffet dates are October 11 – 17. Around town,…

  • Murder Mystery Weekend–SOLD OUT

    Our 2021 Murder Mystery Weekend is now sold out!  Stay tuned for the announcement of the 2022 Murder Mystery August 19th-21st.   Imagine you are spending the weekend at the 1886 Crescent Hotel and Spa, enjoying dinner in the Crystal Dining Room when suddenly……a shot rings out and the person sitting next to you keels over dead! Before you know it, a detective arrives and you’ve become the leading witness in a murder investigation. And that’s just the beginning. Complete with clues, twists, and turns, an ingenious plot starts to unravel during the course of the mystery weekend as you then start to track a killer, or killers, all played by…

  • Fat Tire Festival

    19th annual Fat Tire Festival in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Attracting riders, spectators, and party-goers from surrounding states, this 3 day weekend is packed with downhill, super-d, short track, and cross country racing. Glued together with group rides, social gatherings, live music, craft beer, arts and crafts and mobile food court. Bring the entire family! Stay Downtown at the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa for ONLY $99 (regular rate $229) during this Festival Weekend.  Must Call to Book and mention: Fat Tire Discount Rate: 877-342-9766 For information on vendors permits and registration for riders visit fattirefestival.com.

  • ESP (Eureka Springs Paranormal) Weekend

    January 6, 7, 8 and 13, 14, 15, 2017 ESP (Eureka Springs Paranormal) Weekends at the 1886 Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas have grown to become one of the largest ghost hunts in the United States – so popular it now includes two weekends to accommodate demand. Participants will be investigating two local, historic hotels in one weekend at ESP17! Participants will be expertly guided for a behind-the-scenes quest for evidence in the famed 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa, “America’s Most Haunted Hotel in America”, that sits on a mountaintop overlooking beautiful Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The quest, for those who opt for an additional night, will included the Crescent’s sister…