With over 250 artists, writers, musicians and performers making their home here, Eureka Springs is central to the expanding arts and cultural triangle in Northwest Arkansas. The natural beauty of the gentle Ozark Mountains, the White River, Buffalo River, Beaver Lake and many nature walks/hiking trails make this the ideal place to let the words flow.
The Writers' Colony is a one hour fifteen minute drive from the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) near Bentonville, AR. Taxi and shuttle service is available. Other options include Springfield/Branson, MO (SGF) and our local Carroll County Airport. a small airport located 8 miles east of Eureka Springs which offers a free shuttle service with reservation.
Here are some links for you to explore:
www.artseureka.com (Arts & culture website for Eureka Springs)
www.eurekaspringsartists.com (Eureka Springs artists)
www.mayfestivalofthearts.com (a special month for the visual, performing, culinary and literary arts in Eureka Springs - things that go on throughout the year are featured in May)
www.eurekasprings.org (City of Eureka Springs website)
www.eurekaspringschamber.org (Chamber site)
www.eurekaspringsonline.com (Tourism site)
www.nwark.org (Northwest Arkansas official site)