Upcoming Events

Check here for events in Mountain View, Heber Springs, and Calico Rock. Our area has incredibly talented residents, small businesses, and Chamber of Commerce – so there is never a dull moment! We are locals so we know the best jam sessions, concerts, workshops, and festivals in the area. 

Events in Mountain View, Arkansas

FebruarySylamore Trail 25K and 50K racesFebruary 18, 2023
MarchMountain View Bluegrass FestivalMarch 9-11, 2023
 3 Days of Syllamo (Trail Running Stage Race)March 17-19, 2023
AprilHerbal Field Trip 
 Annual Dulcimer JamboreeApril 27-29, 2023
 Arkansas Folk FestivalApril 14-15, 2023
 150 Years of Stone County (music, tours, food)April 21, 2023
 Mission Run of the Ozarks 
MayHeritage Herb Festival 
 2pm – guided walking tour around historic square (1st fri each month until Oct)May 5, 2023
 3pm – guided tour of historic buildings (Arkansas Craft School)May 5, 2023
 Mountain View Iris FestivalMay 6, 2023
 Women of Mountain Music 
 Syllamo’s Revenge Mountain Bike ChallengeTemporarily Paused
 Ozark Folk Center 50th AnniversaryTBD
 Stone Co Community Center Color Run 5k and kids festMay 27, 2023
 Memorial Day WeekendMay 27, 2023
JuneWorld Fast-Draw Association Index Championship & Wild West Weekend 
JulyIndependence Day Celebration (at Jack’s Fishing Resort on the White River)July 4, 2023
AugustMountains, Music, & MotorcyclesAugust 19-20, 2023
SeptemberStone County FairSeptember 11-16, 2023
 Off the Beaten Path Studio TourSeptember 15-17, 2023
OctoberHerbal Harvest Fest 
 Arkansas Bean Fest & Championship Outhouse RacesOctober 27-28, 2023
 Local Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze Experience 
NovemberStone County Fall FestNovember 4, 2023
 Annual Fall Bluegrass FestivalNovember 9-11, 2023
 Mountains and Mistletoe Holiday MarketNovember 18, 2023
DecemberCourthouse Christmas Tree Lighting & FestivitiesDecember 2, 2023
 Caroling in the Caverns (a unique Christmas concert within Blanchard Caverns)TBD

Handicraft Workshops

Check here for the Ozark Folk Center’s list of workshops and events.

Check here for the Arkansas Craft Schools list of workshops and classes. They are excellent workshops with incredible instructors from all over. They have daily, weekly, and weekend options.

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