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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Bentonville Parks & Recreation to Renovate Bark Park

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Bentonville, AR……. Beginning Monday, June 3, Bentonville Parks & Recreation will begin renovations of the large dog section of the Bentonville Bark Park. New sod will be added to this section of the park in order to prov...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Melvin Ford Aquatic Center Season

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Bentonville, ARMelvin Ford Aquatic Center will open for the summer season on Saturday, May 25th.

Open Swim Hours:

Monday-Friday 12:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Saturday-Sunday 12:00 pm-7:00 pm

Lap Swim Hours:

Monday-Thursday 5:30 am-7:30 pm

Friday 5:30 am-7:00...

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City News
Posted on: May 9, 2019

Mayor Orman Announces 1st Quarter Outstanding Citizen Award Recipients

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Bentonville, AR…Mayor Orman is pleased to announce the 2019 first quarter winners of the Mayor’s Outstanding Citizen Award are: Bentonville High School Varsity Boys Basketball team and Marisa Snow.

Marisa Snow, Counselor at Barker Midd...

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City News
Posted on: May 8, 2019

City Accepting Nominations for Monthly Residential and Commercial Landscaping Awards

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Bentonville, AR….The City of Bentonville is now accepting nominations for the Residential and Commercial Landscaping of the Month Awards. Nominations will be accepted beginning June 2019 and continue through October 2019. All entries must be re...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

City Wide Clean the Streets Day

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Bentonville, AR…The City of Bentonville is participating in Keep America Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup™ by organizing a city wide “Clean the Streets Day” on Saturday, June 8th from 9:00 a.m. to noon....

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

Green Waste Collection Change at City of Bentonville Compost Facility

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Bentonville, AR…Effective Saturday, June 1, 2019, the City of Bentonville Compost Facility will no longer accept brush and limbs from patrons who are not Bentonville residents/property owners. Services provided for Bentonville residents will no...

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City News
Posted on: May 2, 2019

The Fountains at Lawrence Plaza

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Bentonville, AR...The Fountains at Lawrence Plaza will open for the summer season on Sunday, May 19 at 9:00 am.

The Fountains at Lawrence Plaza operate seven days per week, from 9:00 am until 10:00 pm from May 19 - September 2 except for the first Friday o...

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City News
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Artists Invited to Submit Proposals for Artwork

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Bentonville, AR...The Bentonville Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) and Visit Bentonville are seeking proposals for artwork in the public realm to expand art and culture throughout the community to reflect the growing artistic endeavors in Northwest Ar...

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City News
Posted on: February 19, 2019

Bentonville Public Library and City of Bentonville Recognizes African American History Month

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BENTONVILLE, AR...Stephanie Orman, Mayor of the City of Bentonville, presented a Proclamation celebrating February 2019 as “National African American History Month” at Bentonville Public Library on Wednesday, February 6 at 1 p.m.

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City News
Posted on: February 13, 2019

Improvements to Interstate 49 in Bentonville Require Ramp Closures

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BENTON COUNTY (2-12) – Improvements to Exit 86 on Interstate 49 in Bentonville require ramp closures, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials.

Weather permitting; crews will close the I-49 Northbound on ramp and the I-49 Southb...

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City News
Posted on: February 7, 2019

Mayor Orman Announces Outstanding Citizen Award Program to Continue

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Bentonville, AR…Do you know any unsung heroes whose praises you’d like to sing? Do you know any groups within the community who contribute to the city but haven’t gotten the recognition they deserve?

Mayor Stephanie Orman is announcing that she plans to co...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Artists Invited to Submit Proposals

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The Bentonville Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) and Visit Bentonville are seeking proposals for artwork in the public realm to expand art and culture throughout the community to reflect the growing artistic endeavors in Northwest Arkansas. They are s...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

An Evening at Orchards- 4th of July Celebration

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Each year, Bentonville Parks and Recreation invites the community to attend An Evening at Orchards Park-Bentonville's 4th of July Fireworks Celebration.

The event is free to the public. Live music from Dial Up will begin at 7:00pm followed by a performance...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

In the Park Summer Series

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Join Bentonville Parks and Recreation each Thursday this summer for a free, family friendly event at Lawrence Plaza or the Bentonville Bark Park!  

Schedule of Events 

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Yoga in the Park

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Beginning May 4th, join us every Saturday morning during our summer season for free yoga in the park! Please bring your own mat. This session is perfect for all ability levels. Classes meet at Orchards Park & Pavilion at 9:00am. (1100 NE Deshields Blv...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

First Friday Flix: Ralph Breaks the Internet

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Join Bentonville Parks & Recreation on the first Friday of June for a free, fun movie in the park! We will be showing Ralph Breaks the Internet! 

Movies take place at Lawrence Plaza at approximately 8:30pm. June 7th!

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Art Classes w/ Crystal Bridges

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Build imagination, creativity, and a love for art! Learn about works of art, and explore new art-making materials and techniques with hands-on projects in the studio. All supplies are provided!

Now you can sign up for single sessions! 

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

STREET CLOSURE – SW RAINBOW FARM ROAD

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Bentonville, AR...SW Rainbow Farm Road, between SW Regional Airport Boulevard and North Rainbow Farm Road will close for road construction beginning Monday, May 6, 2019, at 7:00 am. Said closure will remain fully closed for five (5) weeks, and will reopen...

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Road Construction
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Roadway Construction on SW "I" Street

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Bentonville, AR… Please be advised starting the week of March 4, 2019, Contractors will begin to mobilize and start construction on SW I Street between Highway 102 and SW Mellissa Drive. The reason for this construction is to add an additional la...

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Road Construction
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Improvements to Interstate 49 in Bentonville Require Ramp Closures

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BENTON COUNTY (2-12) – Improvements to Exit 86 on Interstate 49 in Bentonville require ramp closures, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials.

Weather permitting; crews will close the I-49 Northbound on ramp and the I-...

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Road Construction