Bentonville, AR…Bentonville Parks and Recreation invites the community to attend An Evening at Orchards Park-Bentonville’s 4th of July Fireworks Celebration. Join the City of Bentonville and our community partner, Downtown Bentonville Inc., on the evening of Saturday, July 4th as we celebrate our Nation’s Independence at Orchards Park located at 1100 NE John Deshields Boulevard. Music will begin at 7:00 P.M with the band, Jukebox Confession. They will be playing a mix of country, rock and patriotic music throughout the event. Following their performance, at approximately 9:30 P.M., the largest fireworks show in Northwest Arkansas will take place for all to see.
The event is free to the public due to our gracious sponsors Visit Bentonville, McLarty Daniel, and Crossland Contruction. Concessions will be available and patrons are welcome to bring their own coolers to the event, however alcoholic beverages will be prohibited. Parking will be located throughout Memorial Park. It is recommended that patrons arrive early as some streets will be temporarily closed around 8:00 P.M. Personal fireworks are prohibited at this event.
In an effort to keep out citizens and participants safe, Bentonville Parks & Recreation will be taking the following measures regarding COVID-19 during the Evening at Orchards Celebration. These safety measure guidelines are following with the Arkansas Department of Health’s most recent directives for large outdoor venues and parks.
- The main stage has been moved to the Orchards Park parking lot. This will allow attendees to have ample room to spread out throughout the soccer fields and park area and observe social distancing during the event.
- We encourage all attendees to wear masks during the event for the safety of themselves and others in attendance.
- Food trucks will be spread throughout the park to allow for social distancing.
- Restrooms will be spread throughout the park with sanitizing and handwashing stations.
- We will not be offering transportation services this year.
- In the event of inclement weather, the event will be rescheduled to Sunday, July 5th.
For additional information, please contact Bentonville Parks and Recreation at 464.7275 or visit us online at www.playbentonville.com.