Experience Garvan Gardens Holiday Lights in Hot Springs

With Halloween in the rearview mirror, we can’t help but look forward to the holiday season on the horizon. One of our favorite things about the holidays in Hot Springs, AR is the giant, gorgeous light display at Garvan Woodland Gardens. Year-round, Garvan Gardens is 17 acres of beautiful blooms that showcase the natural beauty … Read More

How To Decorate for the Holidays

Just in case you haven’t yet decorated for the holidays, I have five suggestions to help your home achieve Christmas cheer without making you crazy. Begin by getting out the décor that you already have in storage boxes. 1. Cull! Remove old, tired decorations and Christmas ornaments unless an item has a very special emotional bond … Read More

When to See the Holiday Lights in Hot Springs, AR

One of the best things about Hot Springs National Park is the holiday season. I love all of the cheer—the bright lights, festive music, and sense of compassion. This really kicks off downtown near Thanksgiving, when the Hot Springs Downtown Association hosts the Chili Cook Off. In addition to all-you-can-eat chili, the event is the beginning of … Read More

Hot Springs Glows with Holiday Lights

One of the most dazzling exhibitions in Hot Springs each year is “Lights on the Landscape” at Garvan Woodland Gardens. From Nov. 17-Dec. 31, 5-9 p.m. the Gardens twinkle with more than 1.8 million brilliant bulbs. This display of lights is one of the most anticipated events in Arkansas and is filled with expectation and … Read More