Special Events 

Holiday Diorama Contest

Submit by December 1st 2023

Vote by December 27th


Holiday Diorama Contest- Final

Help decorate downtown for the holidays! Siloam Springs Parks and Recreation invites you to spread some holiday cheer by sharing your most creative miniature holiday scene with the whole community. Enter a submission in Siloam’s first-ever Holiday Diorama Contest! Get out your glue gun and get crafty! Make it sentimental. Make it silly. Make it memorable. Build a scale replica of Santa’s workshop; recreate a scene from a classic Christmas movie; highlight your favorite Hanukkah tradition. Use your imagination! If your diorama is fun, festive, and holiday-themed, we want to see it.

RULES: Dioramas must be holiday-themed and fit within a 12”x12”x12” cube.  Bring your diorama by the Parks & Rec Office (401 W University St) during regular business hours (8AM-5PM) any time before 5PM on Friday, December 1st. Include your name, email, and phone number on the back or bottom of the diorama. Holiday Dioramas will be displayed throughout the month of December in one of the big lighted windows of the Parks & Rec Office. Bring your friends and family to see your handiwork and take a walk through the downtown parks to look at Christmas lights! Pick up your Holiday Diorama any time after January 2nd. Dioramas not claimed before Friday, January 19th may be discarded. Keep submissions tasteful and family-friendly. HOW TO WIN: People will have all month to vote via QR code on their favorite Holiday Diorama. The diorama with the most votes wins. Winners will be announced and ribbons awarded for top three most popular entries on Wednesday, December 27th.

Family Game Night

Friday January 19th, 2024 6:00pm-8:00pm

At the Community Building (110 N Mt Olive St Siloam Springs AR, 72761)


Come to the community building to play games at the annual FAMILY GAME NIGHT, bring your family, friends, and neighbors! 

Daddy Daughter Dance

February 8-10th, 2024

At the Community Building (110 N Mt. Olive St. Siloam Springs AR, 72761)


Session 1: Thursday February 8th at 6:30PM

Session 2: Friday February 9th at 6:30PM

Session 3: Saturday February 10th, at 3:00PM 

Session 4: Saturday February 10th at 6:30PM

Due to fire code, only 200 tickets will be sold to each session. Tickets will not be transferable between sessions because of this. 

Ticket sales are not open yet. Please check back here on this webpage for when ticket sales will open. 

Please note that ticket sales for the Daddy Daughter Dance will exclusively be distributed through the Parks and Recreation website. In previous years, fraudulent tickets have been sold through unauthorized channels by individuals not affiliated with the City of Siloam Springs. Official announcements regarding Daddy Daughter Dance ticket sales will be made solely through the city's verified social media platforms and official websites. Kindly purchase your tickets only through this dedicated webpage.