Did you know that bestie bonding makes you a healthier person?  Experts say that it can literally increase your life span and boost your immune system. There are times when a girl’s night out means indulging in a cocktail or two with friends, but there are other times when it would be great to socialize while enjoying a different type of activity.  Our list of things to do on ladies’ night include a variety of fun activities designed to make you a healthier, happier person.

Get your friends together for some of the exciting activities we’ve listed below:

Below are the Top 10 Things To Do on Ladies’ Night Out in NWA.

Cocktails and Wine Bars – Northwest Arkansas has some of the finest bartenders and mixologists anywhere, and they can create some awesome concoctions. Here are some great NWA places that serve top-notch food and razzle-dazzle drinks. Maybe wine is your thing, no worries, here are some incredible NWA wine bars.

Creative Things To Do – Experience with your friends the fun of having a chef prepare a meal while teaching you to do the same?  Or you could take a pottery class, ceramic class, or painting class while enjoying a glass of wine. Relax! You don’t have to know how to do it – that is the purpose of the classes. Here is a list of the top creative things to do in NWA.

Karaoke – You haven’t lived until you’ve laughed, sang and had fun with your friends at Big Box Karaoke in Fayetteville.  Everything is easy, fun and efficient at this separate rooms facility.  The staff is friendly from the the time you book you party, through check in and throughout your 3-hours of lively music and sing-a-long experience.  But singing is only part of the fun experience, the food and drink are exceptional as will.  This separate rooms concept is catching fire in NWA.

Live Music – Listening to live music is a great way to unwind and enjoy your friends. There is nothing quite like live music to make you feel more ALIVE. Thankfully, there is an amazing assortment of live music venues in NWA.

Mtn Bike Trails – Mountain biking isn’t just for guys. Get out on your bike, and explore some of the most beautiful and challenging scenery you will ever see. Don’t have a bike? Here is a list of top 10  bike shops that offer bike rentals.

Microbreweries – Northwest Arkansas is home to some of the best microbreweries in the country. Go right in, sit right down, sample a flight of beers, and become a fan of one of the local breweries. Hogshead Tours offers a great microbrewery tour service that lets individuals and groups sample the brews safely without worrying about who’s going to drive. Here is a list of the top microbreweries in NWA.

Spa – Mani-Pedi – While many have a manicure and pedicure on a regular basis, wouldn’t it be fun to have a Mani-Pedi group party with your closest friends? This is a luxurious activity to enjoy while catching up with the gang.

Shopping – Pinnacle Hills, Eureka Springs, Antique Shopping
We have all kinds of shopping available in NWA. Pinnacle Hills Promenade offers an upscale shopping experience while the Alpine-like village of Eureka Springs offers a unique shopping adventure in its Downtown Historic District.

Many fashion and fun boutiques are located throughout NWA, if that is more to your liking.

Antique/Vintage shopping is popular with many people. . What could be more fun that shopping with your friends?

Performing Arts – Walton Arts Center, Arend Arts Center and several other performing arts centers offer everything from musical concerts to plays to ballets. Support our NWA performing arts while enjoying a fun night out with your friends.

WOW at Crystal Bridges – Everyone is familiar with the magnificent permanent collection at Crystal Bridges, however, not everyone has heard about Wednesday Over Water (or WOW), which is a monthly tasting experience led by the museum’s Culinary Director, Case Dighero. Both the permanent and temporary exhibitions are the inspiration for the sample selections of hors d’oeuvres and drinks from Eleven. For more information, call: (479) 657- 2335.

Honorable Mention

Escape Rooms – What in the heck is an escape room? Simply put, you and your team of players are locked in a room for one hour to figure out how to escape. Clues are given, but it is up to you to find the way out. There are several located in Northwest Arkansas.

Fast Lane Entertainment – It isn’t just a bowling alley!  Fast Lane Entertainment bills itself as a large, fun, interactive memory-maker for individuals or groups. Bowling, laser tag and atomic rush are available, and most importantly, there is a bar.