• El Dorado and Union County have evolved from an oil town into an area rich in southern charm and history. Explore our website to learn more about what makes us unique.


    • Living in El Dorado means knowing your neighbors' names and faces. It means your children will go to college, thanks to the El Dorado Promise. And it means you'll be part of a community that is continually working to create an even better place to live.


    • From healthcare to energy to education to professional services, El Dorado and Union County offer an opportunity to everyone.


    • Whether you're looking for something good to eat or something fun to do, El Dorado has it all. From our nationally-recognized Downtown to the variety of family and cultural activities, you don't have to look hard to find something entertaining.


    • There is always something to do in El Dorado and Union County. Check out our Community Calendar and start planning your week!

    Camp Lotsfun Jun 29-Jul 8 Summer youth program that intersects learning with fun.
    Outside Park Tour Jun 30 Tour the museum's outdoor oilfield park as part of National Get Outdoors Month. 
    El Dorado March for Babies City Wide Kick Off Jun 30 March for Babies Chairman Jeremy Hurst of BancorpSouth requests your company at our March for Babies Kickoff!
    Independence Day Burger Plates Jul 4 Get a burger or hot dog plate with chips and a drink while watching the fireworks.

    Voted as having America's Best Downtown in 2009, El Dorado is an area rich in southern charm and history. In 2012, El Dorado earned two City of Distinction Awards, and MusicFest was named the 2014 Arkansas Festival of the Year for the sixth time. Winner of the 2014 Arkansas Business City of Distinction, others are noticing El Dorado; come visit and learn why!

    Main Street El Dorado is proud to present the Murphy USA Summer Concert Series summer schedule. The concert series is free to the public and will feature national music artists performing outside on Union Square in the heart of historic downtown El Dorado. The concerts will take place the last Saturday of the month June through August.

    The Summer Concert Series will kick off on Saturday, June 27 with Paul Thorn. This Southern-reared blues and roots rock singer-songwriter has become one of the most popular touring acts throughout the country... Click here to continue


    Spotlight
    The El Dorado Promise
    Is a unique scholarship program that provides graduates of El Dorado High School a tuition scholarship that can be used at any accredited Arkansas public university or community college or any accredited private or out-of-state university. 


    Insider's Guide
    Spring 2015
    Spring's much-anticipated arrival in El Dorado brings the start of festival season, with one event after another filling the Insider's Guide calendar. Honoring one of the year's marquee events, the Southern Food & Wine Festival, this issue is all about food, with peeks inside the kitchens, restaurants, recipe books & farmsteads that makes El Dorado delicious & interesting. Plus, get an insider's tour of The Granite Club, setting of festive table with local merchants & our take on fun places for family entertainment. 

    Showtime

    Golf Classic

    Thursday, June 25, 2015

    Sign up your team for an afternoon of golfing and networking at the Lion Club Golf Course! Enjoy a round of golf with lunch, prizes and business after hours. 4 Person Scramble. A 43' maximum handicap rule will apply.







     

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