Arkansas Capitol Lighting and Holiday Hours

Capitol Lighting

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be having a formal Capitol Lighting Ceremony this year. However, we will have a firework show and will light the Capitol on Saturday, December 5th at 6:00pm. People are welcome to attend, however, we ask that those that do, please wear a mask and social distance. The Capitol will close to visitors at 5:30 PM on this day.

Capitol Holiday Hours

Starting Monday, November 23rd, the Capitol will be open to visitors from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM on weekdays and 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM on weekends to see the holiday decorations. The Capitol will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.