• Celebrate A Full Reopening 6/15

    Eureka Springs’ two landmark historic hotels, the 1886 Crescent and the 1905 Basin Park, will be reopening to full service on Monday, June 15.  This comes on the heels of several successful “weekend only” careful openings at both properties.  Both properties will continue to strictly adhere to health safe protocols as set down by Governor Hutchinson and the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) during this reopening phase. “Our guests are ready to come back to the places that have provided such wonderful lifetime memories and fun throughout the years.  Eureka Springs and our two hotels are such places.” said Jack Moyer, general manager and executive vice-president for both properties.  “This includes all of…

  • SHRED Eureka Springs

      Announcing “SHRED Eureka Springs”:  A Spring Food, Wine & Adventure Festival (Eureka Springs, Arkansas) – Shred is not only a way to mountain bike but also an attitude of appreciating the good things in life.  This spring, the 1905 Basin Park Hotel and its partners present “SHRED Eureka Springs”, a nine-day festival, March 27 thru April 4, in this exciting Arkansas Ozark village with SHRED being an acronym for SIP HIKE RIDE EAT DANCE. It all gets underway Friday evening of weekend one with The Mighty Pines jamming at the Kickoff DANCE Party in Basin Spring Park located in the center of Eureka Springs Entertainment District.  This party, benefiting…

  • New Years Eve

    **Price Reduced For parties 6 or more, only $75 per person (regular price $100.)  Limited Seating-Call 877-342-9766 OR Stay the night and get a FREE Upgrade to a 2 Bedroom Crescent Cottage or 5 Bedroom Manor House. For the 129th time, SWING in the New Year at the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa with a “Classy, Upscale, Decadent, & Sexy” Dinner Celebration featuring: a four-course meal… live music… dancing… and special entertainment by Melonlight Studios.  This iconic evening of celebration is available for $100 per person.  There is limited availability so reservations are required by calling 877-342-9766.  The event will begin at 8pm with live music from Matt Reeves &…

  • Eureka Springs Mardi Gras Festival

    Celebrating its 10th Year in 2015, the Eureka Springs, Arkansas Mardi Gras is truly a New Orleans style Mardi Gras set in the beautiful Ozark Mountains of Arkansas within the downtown area of Eureka Springs, Arkansas. February 6th-17th 2015 This Year’s Theme is Carnival Around The World! Plan a trip to Eureka Springs for this FUN & Colorful festival set in the Ozarks. With two parades, public balls, royal court, beads, and live music throughout downtown you will not want to miss this one of a kind event! You Are Invited! 2 PUBLIC BALLS Mayor’s Ball-2/6 Residents & Visitors Welcome Second Line & Beads Live music from Joe Giles and…

  • Eureka Springs Food & Wine Weekend

    November 6th-8th, 2014 Come experience the culinary excellence of Eureka Springs. Many local restaurants will be featuring their chef’s signature courses expertly paired with perfect wines. Explore the creations at the 1886 Steakhouse, located inside the Crescent Hotel: November 7th 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM Unlocking the basic secrets to food and wine pairing. Complimentary event for registered hotel guests, $10 general public. 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM The Featured Pairing: Our Crescent Stack (Pan fried pollenta, crab cake, 5 oz filet with hollandaise) paired with a premium flight of wines from our award winning cellar. Price TBD… November 8th: All day in the Sky Bar, enjoy special pricing on…

  • Ozark Mountain Music Festival

     Eureka Springs, Arkansas January 24/25/26 13 Acts/3 Days January might be a little chilly outside, but it is not too cold for the First Annual Ozark Mountain Music Festival to be held INDOORS at the Basin Park Hotel on the last weekend of January. Touted as Eureka Springs’ next great festival, the Ozark Mountain Music Festival will focus around Bluegrass/Indie Folk with a festival lineup that includes multiple stages and lively music all day long, just indoors. Jack Moyer, Manager of the Basin Park since 1996 commented,  “The Basin Park Hotel has always been at the edge of all great music start ups from the Eureka Springs Blues Festival, New…

  • Ghost Hunt in January

    AMATEUR GHOST HUNTERS GATHER IN EUREKA SPRINGS At last count, there are currently 49 regularly scheduled television shows being broadcast each week across the country that deal with ghosts and/or the paranormal.  As good as these shows may be, to the ghost devotee sitting at home and watching, this is passive, second-hand paranormal investigation at best.  However, the weekend of January 3-5, 2014, ghost hunting becomes active, first-hand and personal here at the historic 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa during the annual ESP Weekend. ESP (Eureka Springs Paranormal) Weekend returns to the Crescent for the third consecutive year allowing those “everyday citizens” who have hunted or would love to hunt…