What are some terrific ways to enjoy the wonderful arts and crafts fair?  October 15 -18th, tens of thousands of people will visit NWA to attend the many shows scheduled for the Fall Arts & Crafts Fair Weekend.

Hundreds of crafts makers and artisans from all over the country will set up booths.  Jewelry, art, pottery, woodworking, stained glass, soaps, food items and potpourri are just some of the thousands of items that will be on display and for sale.

rsz_arkansas_tealBentonville

Event: Spanker Creek Farm Arts & Crafts Fair
Dates:
October 12th – Sun 16th 2016
Location:
8464 W McNelly Rd, Bentonville, AR
Show Hours: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
More Information: Click here

Bella Vista

Event: Bella Vista Arts and Crafts Festival
Dates: Oct 13th – Sat 15th 2016
Location: Hwy 279 and 340, Bella Vista, AR
Show Hours:  8:00 am – 5:00  pm
More Information: Click here

Fayetteville

Event: Washington County Fall Arts & Crafts Festival
Dates: Oct 13th – Sat 15th
Location: 2536 N McConnell Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72704
Show Hours: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
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Rogers

Event: Frisco Station
Dates: Thursday, Oct 13th – Sat 15th 2016
Location: 100 N. Dixieland Rd, Rogers, AR
Show Hours: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
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cotton-craft-wreathEvent: Sharp’s Show of War Eagle
Date: Oct Thursday, 13th – Sun 16th 2016
Location: On War Eagle River Off Hwy 303 & Hwy 12, Rogers, AR
Show Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sunday 8 am – 4 pm
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Event: War Eagle Mill Arts & Craft Fair
Date: Thursday, Oct 13th-16th 2016
Location:11045 War Eagle Road, Rogers, AR
Show Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
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Event: The War Eagle Fair
Date: Thursday, Oct 13th – Sun 16th 2016
Location: War Eagle Mills Farm, 11036 High Sky Inn Rd, War Eagle, AR
Show Hours: 8:00 am – 5:pm Sunday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
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Event: The he-ART of Downtown Rogers Craft Fair
Dates: Friday, Oct 14th -Sat 15th 2016
Location: St and Elm St (Historic Downtown Rogers, AR)
Show Hours: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
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Event: Ozark Regional Arts & Crafts Festivals
Date: Friday, Oct 14th – Sat 15th 2016
Location: John Q Hammons Convention Center, Rogers, AR, (3303 Pinnacle Hills Parkway), I-540 Exit 83
Show Hours: Friday & Saturday, 9 am – 9 pm
More Information: Click here

Springdale

Event: 2nd Annual Rodeo of the Ozarks Arts Crafts Fair
Date: Thursday, Oct 13th – Sat 15th
Location: 1423 E Emma Ave, Springdale, Arkansas 72764
Show Hours: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
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Event: Ozark Regional Arts & Crafts Festivals
Dates: Friday, Oct 14th – Sat 15th, 2016
Location:
NW Ark Convention Center, Springdale, AR, (1500 S. 48TH ST), HWY 412/ I-540 Exit 72
Show Hours: Friday & Saturday, 9 am – 9 pm
More Information: Click here

Check out the Amazing Culinary Scene:
With all the shopping, you will need to keep your strength up.  Why not check out our burgeoning culinary scene? The quality and variety of food choices in Northwest Arkansas is second to none.  Choose from Farm-To-Table, food trucks, Asian Fusion, fine dining and so much more.  Nationally recognized chefs prepare gourmet meals that are both beautiful and delicious.  Check out the Best of NWA, Top 10 here.

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Visit Flea Markets:
Most craft goers don’t know that area flea markets are open late after the crafts fairs are closed, and they are also open if the crafts fairs are rained out.  During crafts fair weekend, participating flea markets provide refreshments to customers, and everyone has a ball.  Here is a list to the Top 10 Flea Markets in  (Bentonville, Rogers and Lowell).

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Shopping Extravaganza
If you want more shopping, we can steer you in the right direction with that too.  Here’s the Top 10 List for the Best Specialty Shops in Northwest Arkansas.  Looking for thrift stores? Here is a list for the Top 10 Thrift stores.

One thing for certain, you’re in for a ton of fun!  Bring your wallet and some big bags and try to visit as many shows and flea markets as possible.