Sports & Recreation

The excitement of college sports, minor league baseball, pro golf tournaments, rodeos, fishing competitions, cycling events, marathons and more draws huge crowds to Northwest Arkansas each year. There’s also plenty of recreational fun to be had at area public golf courses, ice rinks, aquatic centers and splash pads, city parks, and countless other special sporting events.

Northwest Arkansas
Sports & Recreation Attractions

Arkansas Razorbacks
Team Sports
Fayetteville
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Arkansas State Parks
Public Parkland
Northwest Arkansas
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Bella Vista Golf Courses
Golf Courses
Bella Vista
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Bentonville Community Center
Aquatic Center
Bentonville
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Bud Walton Arena
Basketball Arena
Fayetteville
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Family Aquatic Center
Aquatic Center
Siloam Springs
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Holiday Island Golf Courses
Public Golf Courses
Holiday Island
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Lawrence Plaza Ice Rink & Splash Park
Ice Rink & Splash Pad
Bentonville
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Melvin Ford Aquatic Center
Aquatic Center
Bentonville
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Northwest Arkansas Sports & Recreation Events
Walmart NW Arkansas Championship
LPGA Tour Event
Rogers
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Rogers Cycling Festival
Biking Event
Rogers
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Rodeo of the Ozarks
Sporting Event
Springdale
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Natural State Criterium Series
Biking Event
Northwest Arkansas
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The Eurekan Multisport Festival
Multi Sport Event
Eureka Springs
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Chili Pepper Cross Country Festival
Running Event
Fayetteville
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Featured Sports & Recreation blog Posts
NWA Championship Week Returns
Top pro female golfers from around the world come to NWA to compete!
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Watch for This: Coming in Fall 2019
Bikes, Blues & BBQ, fall arts and crafts fairs and more coming in autumn!
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Roundup: Best Summer Ever!
Whitewater paddling to fireworks displays, handpick your adventure!
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University of Arkansas Hosts 2019 NCAA Golf Championships
Sports fans near and far will flock to Northwest Arkansas when the ...
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Spring Bucket List: Top Things To Do & See
From pub crawls, bike races, marathons and cookoffs, to fashion shows, art ...
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Northwest Arkansas: Mountain Biking Gold Mine
Northwest Arkansas is home to some of the best mountain bike parks and ...
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Bring Fido: Where You Go, They Go
Don’t bother boarding your furry family member during your next visit to ...
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Maximize Your Fun with Top Summertime Picks
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