Living in Hot Springs - The Arts

The arts in Hot Springs continue to inspire residents and guests of the spa city. Ranked as one of the top “Best Small Art Towns in America,” by author John Villani, Hot Springs is home to a collection of fine art galleries, music festivals and performances, theater, and more. Highlights include the monthly Gallery Walk, Hot Springs Music Festival, Hot Springs Jazz Festival, Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, and Art Blast. From classical to country, a huge variety of concerts are held in venues throughout the city. Magic Springs and Crystal Falls features a summer concert series with top performers in a variety of genres. The Hot Springs Flute Ensemble, Hot Springs Concert Band, Hot Springs Village Symphony Guild, are among the many organizations that host area performances. Additional arts and entertainment offerings include the Pocket Theater, the Poet’s Loft, and the Muses Creative Artistry Project.

Highlights of the area’s arts organizations and events are listed below: