Heber Springs is located in Cleburne County (of which it is the county seat) west of Newport between Tumbling Shoals and Pearson along Hwy 25 on the banks of the Little Red River near Greer's Ferry Lake and Dam.
The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 6,543, an increase of 915 since 1990.
Heber Springs offers shopping at the many antique and specialty shops and enchanting dining experiences at one of the many fine restaurants.
In addition to waterskiing, swimming, and boating, Greers Ferry Lake and The Little Red River both offer world class fishing only a short distance from one another and any accommodations you might have (boat rentals are available). Both bodies of water have yielded world record catches and are among the favorite destinations for Anglers across the world.
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Fat Possum Hollow | Lindsey's Rainbow Resort |
Vacation Rentals Duck's Nest |
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07/04 Coming to The area
Arkansas Scottish Festival Batesville AR April13-14 Located on the campus of Bates College, the festival kicks off with a celtic concert on Friday night and include bagpipe contests and highland dancing competitions.
Arkansas Literary Festival Little Rock AR April18-21 The tenth anniversary gathering with events on both sides of the river. Featuring well known authors Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana.
Riverfest Little Rock AR May24-26 Riverfest is a celebration of visual and performing arts that is held annually over Memorial Day weekend on the banks of the Arkansas River in Little Rock.
Memphis Italian Festival Memphis TN May30-June1 A little taste of Italy, right here in Memphis.
Johnson County Peach Festival Clarksville AR July25-28 Johnson County Peach Festival is the oldest festival in the State. Concessionaires bring their wares from good ol' home cookin' to handmade arts and crafts. Enjoy live entertainment and don't miss the Peach Cobbler Bake-Off and Jam/Jelly Contest.
National Championship Chuckwagon Races Clinton AR August31-September2 Chuckwagon Races, Snowy River Race, bronc fanning, music, concerts, camping, trail riding, western trade show, horse and mule clinics, seminars, and barn dances.