Local Area Guide: Things To Do

Hot Springs Village proper, located in west central Arkansas, just 20 minutes from historic Hot Springs and 45 minutes from Little Rock, offers a gated environment encompassing 9 golf courses, 11 lakes, 30+ miles of hiking and biking natural trails, fitness center, pickleball, tennis center, dog park, 3 beaches, performing arts, farmer’s market, community events, over 20 restaurants and much more with Lake Ouachita, Oaklawn Gaming & Racing, Magic Springs Theme Park, shopping and spas nearby.

Club Sports

Club Sports Fan? Hot Springs Village has you covered with Tennis, Pickleball, Bocce Ball, Softball and Lawn Bowling.


Hot Springs Village is home to over 30 miles of nature trails for biking and hiking. Hot Springs has two of the three IMBA epic trails found in Arkansas: The Womble Epic and the Ouachita National Recreation Trail. The International Mountain Bicycling Association uses the Epic designation to identify the best mountain biking trails in the region.

Events & Performing Arts

The Woodlands Auditorium is Hot Springs Village Performing Arts Center. Grove Park, our community gathering place, is home to the weekly farmers market, biannual artisan market, Rock Porch Sessions, Rhythm Jams and various events like the well-loved Fall Festival.


Situated on the shores of Lake Coronado, the Fitness Center is a full workout facility with a large fitness room, three-lane walking track, exercise classroom, a 25-meter heated indoor pool, whirlpool, steam room, sauna and massage therapy. Work out on the treadmills, bikes, elliptical machines and steppers while watching television or enjoying a view of Lake Coronado. Join a yoga, Zumba, spin, Pilates, water aerobics or triathlon training class.


Swing through 8 of the 9 Hot Springs Village championship golf courses! Hot Springs Village has always been a golf destination, and now to keep its golf program at the top of its game, HSV has teamed with Troon Golf, an industry leader in upscale golf courses. As a Troon family golf destination, HSV delivers an exceptional golf experience! No matter your skill level, you will enjoy the game. Play a different club every day of the week if you desire; no two courses or holes are the same!

Hot Springs National Park

Just 20 minutes outside of Hot Springs Village is Hot Springs, home to historic Bathhouse Row and Oaklawn Racing and Gaming. The legendary thermal waters of Hot Springs have attracted people for the last 100 years! Bathhouse Row is a must-see attraction with many unique shops, galleries, museums and restaurants including a microbrewery which recently opened in a renovated bathhouse.


Hot Springs Village has 11 recreation lakes, two-full service marinas and three beaches. Enjoy an afternoon water skiing, kayaking, fishing, sunbathing or simply gather for a lunch in a lakeside pavilion.


Hot Springs Village has over 20 restaurants; choose from American to Chinese, Italian, Mexican and specialty or drive to a nearby city (Little Rock, Benton, Bryant or Hot Springs) to explore their numerous dining venues from five star to original restaurants and popular food chains.


Ride a bike, go for a walk, take a run or go golf cart trekking on the 30+ miles of trails in Hot Springs Village. Experience the natural beauty of Hot Springs Village on more than 30 miles of trails. You can walk, ride, run or even drive a golf cart along paths. No matter your activity level, there is a trail that is right for you. So, put on your walking shoes and get moving.