Bentonville Community Center


Welcome to the Epicenter of Fun in Bentonville! 

The Bentonville Community Center is an 80,000 square foot facility located in Citizens Park in Southwest Bentonville. The Bentonville Community Center features a natatorium with a leisure pool with multiple water slides, a competition quality pool, pool party room, gymnasium, fitness center with more than 80 pieces of fitness equipment, indoor running track, Citizens Lounge for adults 50+, locker rooms, community banquet rooms with catering kitchen, Kids Center, mini-branch of the Bentonville Public Library, public access WiFi and more. 

In addition, the Bentonville Community Center offers a wide variety of recreation programming. Our programs include adult and youth sports, arts and crafts, instructional and fitness aquatic programs, youth camps, fitness classes, and much more. 

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New Memberships

Bentonville Parks and Recreation offers multiple membership opportunities for the Bentonville Community Center. For membership information, please click HERE.

COVID-19 | Suspended Memberships

You may reactivate your membership by calling us at (479) 696-0201 between 5:00am - 7:00pm Monday - Friday or 7:00am - 7:00pm on Saturday.  You may also stop by the front desk of the Community Center to reactive as well.

Status Update

The Fitness Center, Fitness Classes, Lap Swimming, Recreation Swim, Basketball Gymnasium, Community Room Rentals, and Walking Track are currently open. 

The Kids Center will open for ages 2 -10 years. 

The Lounge and Lobby will remain closed. We expect to be able to open these amenities soon.


Those who have any of the following characteristics should NOT be allowed to enter:

· Have had a fever of 100.4°F or greater in the last 2 days;

· Have a cough, difficulty breathing, sore throat, or loss of taste or smell;

· Had contact with a person known to be infected with COVID-19 within the previous 14 days.

Patrons may wish to refrain from entering if

o They are 65 years of age or older.

o They have underlying health conditions including high blood pressure, chronic lung disease, diabetes, severe obesity, asthma, or weakened immunity

Further safety measures taken by Bentonville Parks and Recreation are:

  • 6 foot spacing must be practiced when entering, exiting, or walking throughout the facility
  • 12 foot spacing must be practiced when exercising
  • Masks must be worn by patrons 10 years or older except when exercising or swimming (patrons must provide their own mask)
  • Patrons must notify a Supervisor or Manager as soon as possible if you test positive for COVID-19 and have used the facility