Arts & Entertainment

Northwest Arkansas has a diverse and sophisticated arts scene that includes a world-class American art museum in Bentonville with truly international appeal, makers of fine Ozark crafts, acclaimed sculptors and painters, a national film festival, acclaimed symphony orchestras in Fayetteville, emerging opera stars in Eureka Springs, traveling Broadway shows, live community and professional theater, premier live music venues, regional arts festivals and more. Spanning four counties and 11 cities, Northwest Arkansas has a multitude of options for those looking to enjoy the arts. 

Northwest Arkansas
Art Museums, Galleries, Theaters & More

21C Museum Hotel Galleries
Art Museum
Bentonville
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3FoxSisters Theater
Paranormal Theater
Eureka Springs
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Arkansas Philharmonic Orchestra
Regional Orchestra
Bentonville
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Arkansas Public Theater
Community Theater
Rogers
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Arkansas Public Theatre
Art Gallery
Rogers
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Art Ventures
Art Gallery
Fayetteville
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Arts Center of the Ozarks
Performing & Visual Arts
Springdale
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Arts Live Theatre
Youth Theater
Fayetteville
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Berry Performing Arts Center at JBU
Performing Arts Center
Siloam Springs
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First Thursday Fayetteville
Thru October 1, 2020
Community Event / Fayetteville
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First Friday Bentonville – Adrenaline
Community Event
Bentonville
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Bluegrass & BBQ Festival
Food & Music Festival
Hunstville
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Art of Wine Festival
Culinary Event
Fayetteville
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First Friday Bentonville – American Heroes
Community Event
Bentonville
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Nick Cave: Until
Visual Arts
Bentonville
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Botanical Garden Firefly Fling
Family Festival
Fayetteville
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First Friday Bentonville – Back to School
Community Event
Bentonville
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Fayetteville Roots Festival
Thru August 30, 2020
Music Festival / Northwest Arkansas
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Spring Festivals & Major Concerts
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New Art Exhibitions, Spring Programs at Crystal Bridges
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New Contemporary Art Space, the Momentary, Opens in Northwest Arkansas
New Contemporary Art Space, the Momentary, opens in Northwest Arkansas
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Maximize Your Fun this Summer in NWA!
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Light Up NWA! Holiday Lights, Parades & Celebrations
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Crystal Bridges & Beyond: Major Art Exhibitions On Display Now
Must-see offerings span from gallery works and installations to an ...
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Ring in the New Year Right!
From parties that count down to midnight, to wholesome family options ...
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