Bentonville, AR…During the week ofNovember 13th, the Bentonville Community Center anticipates its one-millionthvisitor since opening its doors on June 6, 2015. Reaching this milestone in just over 2 yearsis an exciting accomplishment for Bentonville Parks & Recreation. Sinceopening, attendance at the Community Center has far exceeded expectations.Bentonville Community Center welcomes approximately 1,500 patrons through itsdoors each day.
In celebrationof this milestone, the Bentonville Community Center will be hosting a daylongcelebration on Monday, November 13 to thank all the visitors and patrons whohave made this achievement possible with treats, refreshments, and giveaways.At noon, we will honor the one-millionth visitor with a special award fromMayor McCaslin.
The BentonvilleCommunity Center has hosted state swim meets, softball World Series teams,80,000 children in the Kids Center, 130,000 fitness class participants, 7,000swim lesson students, and much more. In addition, many special events have beenhosted in the building including wedding receptions, birthday parties, workparties, honorary receptions, Rotarymeetings, graduation receptions, and more. We are proud to be known as the “goto” place for community gatherings and events.
In 2016, theBentonville Community Center was named the Facility of the Year through theArkansas Recreation and Parks Association, just one year after opening.
We look forwardto continued growth at the Bentonville Community Center and Citizens Park.
TheBentonville Community Center is located at 1101 SW Citizens Circle in SouthwestBentonville. For more information, please call David Wright at 479-271-6813.