Hot Springs has a varied calendar of events coming up:
August 26 – 27 — Fifth Annual Hot Springs Baseball Weekend, free public event featuring baseball legends Al (Mad Hungarian) Hrabosky, Goose Gossage, Chris Chambliss, Dale Murphy, baseball card show, baseball documentary. Arkansas premiere of “Facing Nolan,” documentary on pitcher Nolan Ryan, free and open to the public. Horner Hall at the Hot Springs Convention Center. Steve Arrison, 501-321-2027.
September 8 – 10 — Ladies in Leather Motorcycle Rally, with parade, exhibits. Steve Arrison, 501-321-2027.
September 23 – 25 — 2022 Spa-Con Comic and Pop Culture Convention at the Hot Springs Convention Center. Special guests Lori Petty, Beau Billingslea, Mark Rolston. Panels and workshops with guests, meet-and-greets with photo opportunities with celebrities, cosplay contest, Spa-Con Showdown Smash Bros Video Game Tournament, artists and vendors. Tickets VIP passes $100, weekend pass, $25. Spa-con.org or Bill Solleder, 501-321-2027.
September 30 – October 2 — Hot Springs National Park Kennel Club Dog Show at the Convention Center. Steve Arrison, 501-321-2027.
October 8 — Arkansas High Country Race starts and ends in downtown Hot Springs. Bicycle race covers 1,037 miles of Arkansas’s most rugged terrain. Traci Berry, 501-321-2027.
October 21 – 22 — 23rd Annual Hot Springs Corvette Weekend. Parade of Corvettes, fashion show, judged competition, vendors. Steve Arrison, 501-321-2027.
October 29 — AAA State Volleyball Championship at Bank OZK Arena. Steve Arrison, 501-321-2027.