El Dorado

The 17th annual SouthArk Outdoor Expo is September 12 in El Dorado! The day is geared for those who enjoy the outdoors and events on the lineup include a duck calling contest, a rib cook-off, a chainsaw wood carving demo, archery demonstrations, target shooting, a 5K, live music, and more. There will be many exhibits …
The Mystic Creek Golf Club in El Dorado will host an LPGA  (Ladies Professional Golf Association) qualifying tournament at the club September 25 -27. General admission tickets to the tournament, called the Murphy USA El Dorado Shootout, are free to the public all three days of tournament play. Over 100 professional female golfers from around …
The 5th annual Juneteenth Festival is in El Dorado on June 13. On site at Mattocks Park, the event will include vendors, a car and truck show, lots of live music and more. The event is from noon to 8 p.m. and full details are in the flyer on the left. For further information, contact Benito …
The winners of the 2014 ALFiE Awards (“Arkansans Love Festivals & Events”) have been announced by the Arkansas Festivals & Events Association. Among the winners were: Best New Festival or Event – Hot Springs Craft Beer Festival, Hot Springs. Set in downtown Hot Springs, the festival features craft beers from Arkansas and surrounding area breweries. …
A new film festival is making its debut in Arkansas. Around 30 films will be shown at the first ever El Dorado Film Festival September 18-20 in El Dorado. The festival will screen a mix of both feature films and short films from multiple countries. Workshops and panel discussions are also on the agenda. Howard …
If you have been to El Dorado recently, you may have noticed that the two red London-style phone booths that are a picturesque part of downtown have recently been converted into book exchanges. According to information from the El Dorado Insider’s Guide, the phone booths, which have been a staple of Union Square for years, …
Enjoy the outdoors? If so, the annual SouthArk Outdoor Expo is coming up! It will be September 13 at El Dorado’s Convention Center in El Dorado. One of the main goals of the organizers is ‘to introduce kids of all ages to the outdoors in Arkansas and the surrounding areas.’ This free expo will have a …
See a historic reenactment in El Dorado during Showdown at Sunset on August 23. The performance, which starts at 6 p.m. Downtown on the steps of the Union Country Courthouse, is a summer tradition and only three shows are performed each season. This will be the last show of the summer season. During the show, …