Special Events


Fall Foliage Tour

Arkansas' Ozark Mountains feature some of the most spectacular fall foliage in the nation. Follow our maps for breathtaking sights during the "Leaf Changing" season.

Halloween In the Pumpkin Patch

Halloween, when the Red Apple Inn is decorated with pumpkins and other fall icons, is a perfect time to visit! You may even become a judge in a pumpkin carving contest.

Thanksgiving Buffet

Did we say our restaurant is known as one of the best dining spots in Arkansas? And our scrumptious Thanksgiving Buffet is certainly one of the reasons why! It's been a tradition at the Inn for more than 30 years. So bring the entire family for lunch and enjoy our traditional Thanksgiving menu and create holiday memories your family won't forget.

Christmas Season at the Inn

Curl up by the fire in your room or condo. Sip mulled cranberry cider under our 15-foot Fir Christmas tree. Marvel at the Christmas Wonderland decor in every area of the Inn and make a memory at the Red Apple Inn for your family Christmas.

Happy New Year

Ring in the new year at the Red Apple Inn with the Fabulous Bouffants. The Bouffants are the premier party band of the South! The Bouffants will provide an entertainment experience that you won’t soon forget!

  • Four fabulous vocalists backed by five fantastic musicians*
  • Showy costumes, slick choreography, and a dance beat that will have you groovin!*
  • And then there’s that hair!!!!!*

From Minneapolis to New Orleans, Chicago to Atlanta, The Bouffants have thrilled audiences with classic songs from groups like The Jackson Five, Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, and Sly & the Family Stone. But the dancing doesn't stop there! You'll hear the classic hits from Motown and Stax, to rock and roll, and current favorites. Far more than just an awesome band, The Bouffants turn any event into an instant party!

Bouffant Package includes: 1 night lodging in the Inn, tickets to the party for two, heavy hors d’oeuvres (beef tenderloin, boiled shrimp, etc), full breakfast for two, tax and gratuity. Price: $370 for a couple.

Easter and Mother’s Day Buffet

Enjoy from a wide array of traditional and upscale foods on our famous Easter and Mother’s Day Buffets. From Roasted Prime Rib, to Lamb and Smoked Salmon, we have it all. Finish it off with our homemade pies and desserts.

4th of July on the Lake

View Heber Springs Fireworks Spectacular on July 4, at 9:30 p.m.

Greers Ferry Cardboard Boat Races

Creative use of cardboard and duct tape make for fun times during the famous cardboard boat race in July.