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In the Park Summer Series

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
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Join Bentonville Parks & Recreation this summer for the In the Park Summer Series! Each week, we will put on a fun, family event at Lawrence Plaza and the Bentonville Bark Park. All events are free to the public!

First Friday Flicks: Join us at Lawrence Plaza on the First Friday of each month for a free, outdoor movie!

Shakespeare in the Plaza: Join the Classical Edge Theatre Company as they present short segments from several different Shakespeare plays!

Rock and Splash: Get your groove on as you play in the fountains at Lawrence Plaza! We will feature live music while the fountains are going!

Magic in the Park: Join local magicians for a fun, interactive 1.5 hour magic show at Lawrence Plaza!

Yappy Hour: Join us for doggy social hour at the Bentonville Bark Park (2400 N. Walton Blvd.)Live music, Dog treats, kiddie pools, ice cream and ice tea.

Event Date Times Location Performer
Shakespeare in the Park July 20th 6:00-7:30pm Lawrence Plaza Classical Edge
Yappy Hour July 27th 6:00-7:30pm Bark Park Junction 80
First Friday Flicks  August 4th 8:30-10:30pm Lawrence Plaza The BFG
Rock and Splash August 10th 6:00-7:30pm Lawrence Plaza 412 West Band
Magic in the Park August 17th 6:00-7:30pm Lawrence Plaza Joey Williams
Rock and Splash August 24th 6:00-7:30pm Lawrence Plaza Red Ambition
Yappy Hour August 31st 6:00-7:30pm Bark Park Trey O'Dell
First Friday Flicks  September 1st 8:30-10:30pm Lawrence Plaza The Jungle Book
First Friday Flicks  October 6th  8:30-10:30pm Lawrence Plaza Sing