The Cliff Cottage Inn elves want you to know about some great reasons to come and stay with us in Eureka Springs this August. We are just 17 steps from Main Street and all the best shops, restaurants, galleries, and clubs. And our central location puts you right in the thick of all of August’s fun things to do in our quaint and quirky Victorian village.  Below is a list of some of the best happenings  around town.

August 12th-14th
5th Annual Eurekan Multi-Sport Event
Participants for this 3 day, four event festival can enter individual events or take “The Eurekan” Challenge. Events include swimming, biking, and foot racing. This is a great event for the “weekend warrior” or the serious athlete. For full schedule of events and registration info available on

August 12th-14th
5th Annual Summertime in the Ozarks
Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center,
The convention is a family oriented event for everyone involved in recovery.

August 13th
2nd Saturday Music Series with The Cate BrothersCate Brothers Eureka Springs
Basin Spring Park, 5pm to 7pm
Enjoy free live music in Basin Spring Park with Arkansas’ legendary rock band, The Cate Brothers. Bring your dancing shoes and and relive the great music of America’s rockin’ generation!.


August 13th
2nd Saturday Gallery Stroll
Special monthly evening gallery stroll.This is a terrific opportunity to meet with top artists who will be on hand to discuss their work. Galleries present special artists’ showings and demonstrations. Light refreshments and wine served in participating shops & galleries.

August 18th-20th

Annual Bluegrass Festival
Mr. Big’s Bluegrass Family Reunion is back with free music in the park and two fabulous Auditorium shows. Visit for details.


August 26th -28th
Volkswagen Weekend
Best Western Inn of the Ozarks, Pine Mountain Village
The Volkswagens are coming! Hundreds of Volkswagens–from bugs to vans and everything in between—will gather in Eureka Springs for this ever-more-popular auto jamboree. There will be a not-to-be-missed parade through downtown Eureka Springs on Saturday @ 3:00PM.

August 26th -28th
Volkswagen Festival
Great Passion Play Grounds
Even more Volkswagens on display in this non-competitive overflow show.

August 28th
Magic Men LIVE
The Auditorium, 8pm
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, show. For tickets visit:

August 30th
Eureka Springs Cruiser Nights
Cruiser Nights is to get back to the freedom of the basic bicycle and friends while enjoying downtown Eureka Springs as we pedal, relax, eat and drink. The ride is the last Tuesday of every month starting at 5:30pm at Harmon Park. For details like their Facebook page at:

August 31st- September 3rd
Banjo Rally
Annual banjo rally held in Eureka Springs since 1975. Ron Hinkle will be this year’s headliner. For full schedule see website:

Call the inn now to book at August’s discounted rates, 479-253-7409. The innkeepers famous award-winning breakfasts are beckoning!