Explore MAD

Our goal is to provide the city of El Dorado with creative outlets to explore music, dance, theater, art, food, and fun and immersive ways that hold true to the people and culture of El Dorado.

Use the MAD map below to explore our venues! 


The Griffin Restaurant
Griffin Restaurant
MAD Amphitheater
Train at the Griffin
First Financial Music Hall at the Griffin
The Art Gallery
MAD Art Gallery
The Rialto
The Rialto

What's Happening At MAD

LAST DAY for early bird Frank Foster Music general admission tickets! Only $15! Tomorrow, tickets go up to $20 and $30 day of show. We also have premium seating available which includes a reserved seat and an exclusive bartender/server for the area. These tickets are $90. All tickets will have an additional venue fee and tax. 
The show is January 18 at the First Financial Music Hall. Wyatt Putman Music will be opening the show at 8PM! Doors open at 7PM.

Buy now at: eldomad.com

#eldomad #frankfoster #wyattputman #country #concert #arkansas #eldorado #louisiana Just announced! Wyatt Putman will be our opener for Frank Foster on Jan. 18 at the First Financial Music Hall! Show starts at 8PM! All ages welcome. 
Grab your tickets now at: eldomad.com

Wyatt Putman, born and raised in the small town of Spring Hill, Arkansas, has a passion, and a love for country music. Not only is he inspired by Justin Moore, but has grown up listening to the true legends of country. Encouraged by his uncle, Putman picked up his first guitar at age 12. Not knowing his ability to sing and play until age 16, Wyatt realized the instant obsession and was more than ready to begin his own music career. As time passed, he became well known in the surrounding areas for his capability to sing, along with the drive to pick up a pen and a piece of paper at any given moment to write lyrics that apply to every day country life, and the gift to bend a guitar string. Wyatt says, “All my life, it didn’t matter if I was going 5 miles down the road, I couldn’t spin tires without spinning Justin Moore, Hank Jr., or Waylon Jennings on the radio. I just love music that much. I cannot wait to begin the journey of making it in the music industry. Many doors are opening, and my dreams are coming true." #frankfoster #eldomad Frank Foster Music #eldorado #arkansas Spring Hill, Arkansas Hope, Arkansas #country #countrymusic #countryartist #cma #concerts
Ring in the new year with the Dirty Dozen Brass Band!
See full details and purchase tickets at: https://www.eldomad.com/event/nye2019

New Orleans-based Dirty Dozen Brass Band has taken the traditional foundation of brass band music and incorporated it into a blend of genres including Bebop Jazz, Funk and R&B/Soul. This unique sound, described by the band as a ‘musical gumbo,’ has allowed the Dirty Dozen to tour across 5 continents and more than 30 countries, record 12 studio albums and collaborate with a range of artists from Modest Mouse to Widespread Panic to Norah Jones. Forty-plus years later, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band is a world-famous music machine whose name is synonymous with genre- bending romps and high-octane performances. Just a reminder...YOU could be the lucky winner of this beautiful diamond ring from @colesjewelers valued at $3,500! 
All you have to do is buy a ticket and be present during the winner announcement during our New Years Celebration at MAD! (This event is 18+ only)

Each ticket purchased will be entered to win! One additional entry can be placed at Cole's new downtown location at 115 S. Washington! You must be present to win! Winner will be announced before the @dirtydozenbrassband takes the stage at 10:30PM. Party starts at 8:30PM with DJ Drewster! 
Tickets & more info are available at: https://www.eldomad.com/event/nye2019 or by calling 870-444-3007! 
Party only tickets are $30 now and $40 day of show! Dinner and party tickets are $100 now and $110 day of. Buy now to Save! 
#eldomad #eldorado #colesjewelers #diamond #giveaway #dirtydozenbrassband #arkansas #newyearsparty #nye2019
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El Dorado, AR y’all better make a move.  Pit Tickets for our January 18th show are sold out already!  Good news though, there is plenty of GA Seating tickets left.  You can get them at the discounted, early bird price now!  All ages welcome.  Link in bio. We invite you to join us in saying thanks and encouraging your family and friends to join you in giving back this #GivingTuesday

Give Today at: https://tix.eldomad.com/dev/contribute2.aspx

By donating to MAD, your generosity will enable us to share arts and entertainment with visitors from around the world each year as well as our local community. We are grateful to our members and donors for their support and hope you will help us continue to build our MAD project.

El Dorado Festivals & Events, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, operates the Murphy Arts District (MAD), and relies on a variety of funding sources, including contributions, to make its activities possible. MAD is dedicated to inspiring, educating, and empowering individuals through the arts and humanities by presenting a diverse selection of culturally-rich performances, popular artists, and community and educational programming. Our mission is to create and sustain an Arts & Entertainment Destination that acts as a catalyst for cultural and educational change for the region.