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Eureka Springs Arkansas

February 2nd, 2018 by Lake Forest Cabins

Eureka Springs, Arkansas Calendar of Events for February 2018

Eureka Springs Calendar of events courtesy of www.eurekasprings.org

Eureka! Fiber in the Ozarks

February 1 – February 3

Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center, 205 W. Van Buren
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

If you knit, hook, weave, felt, quilt or spin this is the weekend for you. A fiber festival celebrating fiber handicrafts in the Ozarks like rug hooking, wool applique, knitting, crochet, weaving and spinning. Finished goods and well as supplies will be sold.  Open to the public from 10:00AM-5:00PM on Saturday, Feb. 3rd. This year’s event is sponsored by HardCastle Folk Art and Red Scottie Fibers. Host is Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center.

Coronation Ball

February 2 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center, 205 W. Van Buren
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

“The Pirates of the Caribbean” is this year’s theme for Mardi Gras Eureka style! The Coronation Ball at the Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center is the Grand Royal Procession followed by dinner and dancing.  For tickets and more

Eureka Gras Night Parade

February 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Downtown Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

2018 brings in Eureka Mardi Gras season of “The Pirates of the Caribbean”.   The Night “Light & Sound” parade rolls @ 6:00PM. For full schedule of Mardi Gras events visit http://www.eurekaspringsmardigras.org or visit us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/eurekaspringsmardigras

5th Annual Black Light Ball

February 3 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Chelsea’s Corner Cafe, 10 Mountain Street
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

Dance the night away at the 5th Annual Black Light Ball! This glow spectacular includes DJ Testube pulsing out beats all night long, body artists ready to paint the glow on you and dancers lit up with glow lights. Pizza bites will be served through the night and the bar is open. Mardi Gras is all about pirates this year and the Black Light Ball is playing along! Wear your favorite beach attire to the Pirate Booty Beach Party and…

Jokers Masquerade Ball

February 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center, 205 W. Van Buren
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

Its MardiGras Eureka style! 2018 theme is “Pirates of the Caribbean”. A Fabulous costume ball that fills the Eureka Springs Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center. We have a Royal Mini Parade, buffet, dancing, and costume contest. For more information and tickets visit www.eurekaspringsmardigras.org.

Eureka Gras Day Parade

February 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Downtown Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

Mardi Gras 2018, Eureka style.  More beads!!  Come join the fun. Parade rolls @ 2:00PM through downtown. Visit http://www.eurekaspringsmardigras.org for full schedule of events.

Mayor’s Ball

February 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Basin Park Hotel Ballroom, 12 Spring Street
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

AHOY, it’s a Pirate Parrrty at the Mayor’s Ball! Eureka’s hottest party, presented by the 1905 Basin Park Hotel, is a major social event during the celebration of Mardi Gras. Dress in your finest pirate attire and join the Greater Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce for a night of live music and dancing from 7:00-11PM. ‘Tis a night ye won’t want to miss, savvy? Featuring: Mayor Butch Berry & Mardi Gras Royalty  The Mayor’s Ball is the perfect Mardi Gras event to party…

Fat Tuesday King Cake Ball

February 13 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

St. Elizabeth’s Parish Center, 232 Passion Play Road
Eureka Springs, 72632 United States 

St. Elizabeth Catholic Church’s annual King Cake Ball will be held on Fat Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at the Parish Center on Passion Play Road. Festivities begin at 5:30 p.m. Dress for the event is semi-formal/formal/costume. Dance music will begin just as dinner ends, and will play till 11pm. This ball is usually a sell-out, so get your tickets early. Visit http://www.eurekaspringsmardigras.org for a full schedule of Eureka Gras events and ticket info. Laissez les bon temps rouler!!

Chocolate Lovers Festival

February 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Eureka Springs Community Center, 44 Kingshighway
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

Continue your Valentine’s Day celebrations with a complete world of chocolate appreciation featured at the 14th Annual Chocolate Lovers’ Festival. Join us at a NEW location, the Eureka Springs Community Center (44 Kingshighway, Eureka Springs, AR). This treasured annual event includes vendors who showcase and promote their products while offering chocolate samples to attendees from organic and household brand names to select boutique labels.

Asleep at the Wheel

February 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Auditorium, 36 S Main
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

Concert at the Beautiful Eureka Springs Auditorium. Ray Benson founded Asleep at the Wheel in Paw Paw, West Virginia 48 years ago. Now based in Austin, the band holds 10 Grammy awards, 20 studio albums and 20 singles on the Billboard country charts. the Grammy Award-winning Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys is the band’s most recent release (2015) and marks their third full-length Bob Wills tribute album. Featuring 22 acclaimed collaborations, the…

Magic Men LIVE

February 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Auditorium, Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

Here’s your chance to see Magic Men LIVE!  Experience the ladies night you’ve been waiting for like never before with a brand new, high energy, crowd interactive show for ladies of all ages. Did you miss it last time?  Don’t make that mistake this time.  If you were there last time, you know you don’t want to skip it this time.  Perfect for bachelorette parties, special birthday treat or just a special ladies night out!  Must be 18 or over to enter.  Bring ID

Beer Can & Breweriana Collectors

February 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center, 205 W. Van Buren
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States 

The Vic Olson Memorial Show held each year @ the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks is hosted by the Progress & Ar-CAN-Sas chapters. Admission is free.  Tables are $5 each. For more info contact Erin Jones @ 479-531-4146 or email erinjbrew1002@aol.com. Visit the Brewery Collectibles Club of America @ www.BCCA.com    Or, visit their Facebook page @ www.Facebook.com/BCCAArcansas

 

Striper Bass

July 22nd, 2016 by Lake Forest Cabins

Striper Bass are HOT right now!  Today we are featuring Don Andreasen of Beaver Fever Guide Service.  Check out this catch from just a few days ago.  Don and his customers went out on a half day fishing trip and boy did they score!

All Striped Bass shown below were caught while fishing with Beaver Fever Guide Service on Beaver Lake Arkansas. They specialize in Striper Fishing using live freshly caught bait.

Don and his crew have been guiding Beaver Lake Striper fishing trips for over 23 years, and he takes more than 500 Striper fishing trips per year combined. If you are looking for trophy Striped Bass, They can help put you on them. If you have a large group, that’s not a problem either because they have 4 boats to accommodate you.

With Starkey Marina being just 3 miles from Lake Forest Luxury Log Cabins, you and your friends can have a blast catching trophy Striper Bass!  Just contact Beaver Fever for more information on booking a Striper fishing trip on Beaver Lake in Arkansas 479-359-2322 or email don@beaverfeverguides.com.

Striper Bass Catch July 20, 2016

Striper Bass Catch July 20, 2016

Activities Eureka Springs

July 4th, 2016 by Lake Forest Cabins

So what activities is there to do in Eureka Springs, Arkansas?  We get his question a lot!  In addition to enjoying the outdoor Swimming Pool here at Lake Forest Luxury Log Cabins, you can check out our YARDzee / Farkle game and have a blast challenging your family and friends.  Maybe you want to explore?  Just take off anywhere on our property and hike through the woods.  If your ready to venture out off property, take a look at this list of cool things to do in the Beaver Lake area and Eureka Springs, Arkansas!

  • Rent a pontoon boat or go out on the Tarzan Boat at Starkey Marina! Just 3 miles from us.
  • Rent a canoe or kayak at Spider Creek (4 miles from us)  or from Clear Water Ozarks www.clearwaterozarks.com
  • Go Ziplining! with Ozark Mountain Ziplines (8 miles from us)
  • Bringing your bicycle? Check out the bike trails and walking trails at Lake Leatherwood which is located between us and the city limits of Eureka Springs, Arkansas
  • Schedule a Striper fishing trip with one of our area guides on Beaver Lake or if River fishing is your thing, we have guides for that too!
  • Horse back riding is available in the area.  Great for family fun!
  • Kids will love the Big Cats at Turpentine Creek!
  • Visit the downtown area of Eureka Springs, where you will find restaurants, taverns, and unique shopping.  Enjoy all the historic homes and buildings that make Eureka Springs, Arkansas the place it is today!

All information is available on the “Our Area” page of our website.

 

Tarzan Boat at Starkey Marina

Tarzan Boat at Starkey Marina

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