The Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance is a
501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization
Please help preserve the Cultural Heritage of the Greater Hot Springs Area
Your donation will go a long way in helping maintain the strong tradition of offering outstanding visual and performing arts experiences that has made Hot Springs one of the top “Best Small Art Towns in America” and become a destination for cultural tourism over the years.
Our main event is the Arts & The Park Festival
Arts & The Park is a ten-day celebration of the Arts in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Held each year at the begining of May, Arts & The Park features local and regional artists in a variety of different events including studio tours, outdoor festivals, hands-on workshops, poetry readings, live music, and theatre performances.
Other events include:
Gallery Walk is in its 32nd year, on the first Friday evening of each month
Wednesday Night Poetry – the longest-running weekly poetry event in the United States, some say in the world. Normally, held every Wednesday at Kollective Coffee & Tea in downtown Hot Springs, but due to Covid precautions can now be found on Facebook on the Wednesday Night Poetry page.
Amazing Music Performances – Hot Springs Music Festival, Hot Water Hills, Valley of the Vapors Music Festival, Jazzfest, The Blues Festival, The Muses Opera Gala and seasonal concerts
Talented visual artists – every medium imaginable, sculpture, glass, pottery, painting and photography to name a few
Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival
and Much Much More!