• 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!

    4th Annual Tim Zimmerebner Pro Am benefiting HOPE Landing Oct 12 Play the beautiful Mystic Creek Golf Club in El Dorado, AR and support children with cognitive and physical disabilities in South AR.
    El Dorado Police Department Testing Oct 12 The EPD is now accepting applications for Reserve Officer and Certified Police Officer. 
    Life Touch Operation Appreciation celebrates the US Navy Birthday Oct 13 Celebrating the branches of our armed forces is a project of Life Touch's Operation Appreciation.
    History Forum (Wesson, Junction City, Blanchard Springs) Oct 15 Time and location to be announce Co-sponsored with Barton Library.

    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

    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
    Fall 2015

    Along with cooler temperatures, football games and back-to-school shopping, fall also brings music to El Dorado, and the latest El Dorado Insider’s Guide is filled with the individuals and groups who get our toes tapping. This issue focuses not only on six-time Arkansas Festival of the Year MusicFest and its slate of amazing live performers, but also on the faces of the local music scene, from the up-and-coming to those who’ve made it big.


    Showtime Concert Series

    Saturday, July 25, 2015
    7:00 P.M.

    The Murphy USA Showtime Concert Series welcome ACM/CMA Vocal Duo of the Year nominee Brothers Osborne. The duo recently toured with Eric Church and have a new single, Stay a Little Longer is climbing the charts.


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