Diversity Weekend in Eureka Springs, AR is a celebration of the town's gay and lesbian lifestyle. Organizers of the event say that all though the style of the town is Victorian, the overall attitude isn't. Diversity Weekend is a special designated time where gay and lesbians can celebrate who they are. During the weekend, there's a lot of dancing and celebrating. Organizers say that while there is no official gay nightclub, most are gay friendly or even gay owned. Diversity Weekend in Eureka Springs, AR in usually held in October or November. While the purpose of the weekend is to celebrate the gay lifestyle, those opposed to the lifestyle will often hold protests. Some of these protests are peaceful or more discreet. Some are less so. Diversity Weekend in Eureka Springs, AR is also sometimes a time where participants want to participate in a union.