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Posted on: September 19, 2023

Bond Project in Motion with Phillips Park Renovations


Bentonville, AR…Bentonville Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce the start of renovations at Phillips Park located at 3108 SE J Street. The $17,140 million renovation will completely transform the existing 50-acre park into a premier baseball com...

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Posted on: September 13, 2023

Construction Begins on the Quilt of Parks - A Street Promenade


Bentonville, AR…Bentonville Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce the start of construction on the Quilt of Parks – a project connecting six parks and public spaces in Downtown Bentonville. Town Branch Park renovations, the firs...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

Parks & Recreation Advisory Board Members Wanted

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Board members work in the public interest and speak for the general community in matters regarding parks and recreation.

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Posted on: September 6, 2023

Run Bentonville - Half Marathon - April 6, 2024


The Run Bentonville Half Marathon begins and ends on the square in Downtown Bentonville. The Half Marathon route winds through tree lined streets, quaint residential neighborhoods, city parks, North Walton Boulevard and finishes on Bentonville’s...

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Posted on: July 10, 2023

Construction Begins on Razorback Greenway Bike and Pedestrian Bridge


Bentonville, AR... Highly anticipated multi-modal elevated bridge project has broken ground; proposed opening targeted for middle of 2024.

Bentonville residents and visitors will soon be the beneficiaries of improved access to the Razorback Greenway and Al...

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Posted on: July 3, 2023

City of Bentonville Introduces Roaming Cozy Apple


Bentonville, AR… The City of Bentonville, in partnership with artist Gina Gallina, is excited to introduce Bentonville's roaming Cozy Apple. This apple is a tribute to our apple history and community spirit and the perfect tie to our S...

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Posted on: February 9, 2023

Razorback Greenway Realignment at I-49


Bentonville, AR…The City of Bentonville is excited to announce that the realignment of the Razorback Greenway at I-49 is underway. Throughout construction of the interstate, the Greenway has been cut in two, leaving many users unable to commute and ride r...

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

Extended Closure of NE A Street - Razorback Greenway Detour

Crystal Bridges (4)

Bentonville, AR… In 2021, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announced that it is expanding its gallery and education spaces by adding 100,000 square feet to the north side of the building. With construction beginning this spring, the safety of patron...

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

Summer Hours – The Fountains at Lawrence Plaza, Creekside Park Splash Pad, and Melvin Ford Aquatic


Bentonville, AR……. Bentonville Parks and Recreation is excited to officially open the Fountains at Lawrence Plaza (LP) and the Creekside Park Splash Pad on Saturday, May 13. Melvin Ford Aquatic Center (MFAC), located in the heart of Memorial Park...

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