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!
|Blood Drive at Martin Operating May 28 There will be free snacks, drinks and t-shirt given to each donor.|
|4th Annual Southern Showcase Festival City Shootout 2015 May 30-31 This is a 5 on 5 basketball tournament for grades 4U thru Senior grades, boys and girls.|
| Blood Drive at Healthworks Fitness Center for Great Lakes Solutions May 30 We want to invite the community to come and be a part of this great event.There will also be a healthfair. |
|Community Health & Wellness Fair May 30 FREE Health Screenings, Entertainment and Activities for the whole family. |
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!
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.