Lawrence Plaza

Downtown Activity Center: 215 SW A Street Community Center: 1101 SW Citizens Circle
Hours vary by facility
Downtown Activity Center: 479-464-PARK (7275) Community Center: 479-696-0200 parks@bentonvillear.com
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Lawrence Plaza is a 7000 square foot multi use facility located just north of the City Square at the corner of NE "A" and Blake St. The park was named after Ernest G. Lawrence, who served as Bentonville's Mayor from 1970 to 1974.  Mr. Lawrence was a founding board member of the Helen Walton Children's Enrichment Center and the Peel House Foundation.  He also served on the Bentonville School Board and was a member of the Bentonville Rotary Club.

The Rink at Lawrence Plaza

Lawrence Plaza Phone: 479-271-3390**

**Phone will only be able to be answered during The Rink operating hours. Thank you!


Per session: $3.00

Skate Rental: $2.00 per session

Family Season Pass Available: $50.00



Session 1 5:00pm-6:15pm
Session 2 6:30pm-7:45pm


Broomball 5:15pm-6:15pm
Session 1 6:30pm-7:45pm


Session 1 5:00pm-6:15pm
Session 2 6:30pm-7:45pm
Session 3 8:00pm-9:30pm


Session 1 12:00pm-1:45pm
Session 2 2:00pm-3:15pm
Session 3 3:30pm-4:45pm
Session 4 5:00pm-6:15pm
Session 5 6:30pm-7:45pm
Session 6 8:00pm-9:30pm


Session 1 2:00pm-3:15pm
Session 2 3:30pm-4:45pm
Drop-In Hockey 5:00pm-6:00pm


Ice Rink Rental Season: November 28th-January 15th
(Ice Rink is unavailable for rental on the following days: December 24, 25, 31, and January 1st and 14th) 

Rental Times Available: 

Saturdays- 10:00am-11:30am

Sundays- 12:00pm-1:30pm

Please fill out our RESERVATION FORM and return to the Downtown Activity Center (215 SW A St.) 

Ice Rink Programming 

Skate Lessons at The Rink

Group Lessons- $60 per session-Ages 3 and up

Session 1: November 28th-December 17th

1A: Mondays 4:00-4:30pm & Saturdays 9:00-9:30am

1B: Mondays 4:30-5:00pm & Saturdays 9:30-10:00am

Session 2: January 2nd-January 14th

2A: Mondays 4:00-4:30pm & Saturdays 9:00-9:30am

2B: Mondays 4:30-5:00pm & Saturdays 9:30-10:00am

(Note: January 14th session will be 1 hour long) 

Private Lessons- $60 for 3x 20 minute session- Ages 3 and up

Session 1: November 28th-December 17th

Mondays: 5:00-6:00pm & Saturdays 8:00-9:00am

Session 2: January 2nd-January 14th

Mondays 5:00-6:00am & Saturdays 8:00-9:00am

Learn more and Register 

Letters to Santa

Children have the opportunity to bring letters that will be delivered by Parks and Recreation directly to Santa Claus at the North Pole. Any child, who brings a letter prior to December 16 and includes a return address, will receive a letter from Santa prior to Christmas. These letters should be left in the “Letters to Santa House” located at Lawrence Plaza.


FROZEN-November 26th at 5:00pm & 5:30pm

Includes: Props and Skating to "Let It Go" and "Do You Want to Build a Snowman"

$10 to participate 

THE GRINCH-December 17th at 5:00pm & 5:30pm

Includes: Props and skating to "Whoville" and "You're a Mean One Mr. Grinch"

$10 to participate


Frosty's Flicks



All movies take place at 6:30pm 

November 26th- FROZEN

December 3rd- ELF

December 10th- Happy Feet Two

December 17th- The Grinch