How to Plan the Best Eureka Springs Labor Day Trip

Eureka Springs is a fabulous destination for Labor Day weekend! The official beginning to fall, Labor Day is one of our favorite weekends to celebrate the season. Enjoy the warm weather and summer’s last hurrah before getting back into the school and work routine. Plus, the three-day weekend is the perfect excuse for a trip out of town. Here’s how to plan the best Eureka Springs Labor Day getaway! 

As you begin making travel arrangements for your Eureka Springs Labor Day weekend, be sure to take advantage of our complimentary Vacation Guide. It’s a fantastic tool to utilize as you decide how to spend your time on vacation! We’ve compiled all of our top recommendations of activities to do in Eureka Springs in one place. It makes trip planning a breeze!

Top 5 Things to Do in Eureka Springs for Labor Day Weekend

1. Take One of Our Infamous Ghost Tours

Eureka Springs is known for being one of the most haunted cities in America! Whether you believe in ghosts or not, taking one of our ghost tours is a fun and spooky way to spend the evening. At Haunted Eureka Springs Tours, you have a few different options for a tour. Pick one that works for your schedule and prepare to be scared silly.

2. Zipline Through the Ozarks

There’s nothing quite like seeing the beauty of the Ozarks from a bird’s eye view! Zip-lining through the trees is fun and exciting. For an all-day outdoor adventure, be sure to check out our Terra-Firma Package. Spend the day exploring the beautiful countryside on mountain bikes, go geocaching, and then end with zip-lining through the Ozark canopy.

3. Relax on the Lake

Beaver Lake is one of the most premier fishing places in the country! Enjoy our bountiful trout, bass, and striper. There is nothing that says “holiday weekend” like relaxing with a fishing pole in your hand next to the lake. You can also try your hand at kayaking or paddleboarding. If you’re interested in a day on the water, our Aquatic Package is perfect for you! 

4. Experience the Passion Play

Drawing in visitors from all over the world, the Passion Play is the country’s #1 outdoor drama. Depicting the last week of the life of Christ, the Passion Play is performed by over 150 different actors and even uses live animals. It’s an amazing production!

5. Stroll Through Downtown

Packed with fantastic dining options, boutique shopping, galleries, and more, downtown Eureka Springs is the perfect place to spend some free time on your Labor Day getaway. Get an ice cream cone and meander the sidewalks while taking in the sights. Later in the evening, come for the exciting nightlife and enjoy the bars, dance clubs, and more.

The Best Place to Stay

lake view from a deck at Beaver Lake Cottages

Beaver Lake Cottages is the best place to stay on your Labor Day Weekend getaway. Skip the touristy hotels and enjoy the beautiful, cozy lodging of our cabins or suites! Our spacious properties feature stunning views of the water, luxurious amenities, and plenty of thoughtful touches. Enjoy a secluded retreat away from all the busyness, while still having close access to the best activities and attractions. 

Check our availability and book your holiday weekend stay today. Book quickly, though, because we fill up fast! Our holiday rates require a three-day minimum stay.