The Amazeum Opens in Bentonville July 15

Opening July 15, the Scott Family Amazeum is a hands-on, interactive museum for children and families in Northwest Arkansas. It is another layer enriching the lives of those who live in and visit this growing metropolitan area. The nearly 50,000-square-foot

Crystal Bridges Announces New Acquisitions

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville has acquired five new artworks: two sculptures and two paintings are by artist Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010), and Jasper Johns’ Flag. The works by Bourgeois are: Maman, 1999 (bronze, stainless steel, and marble),

Bentonville Art and Culinary Festival is Underway

The Bentonville Art and Culinary Festival is officially underway. Running the entire month of June, the big kickoff event is First Friday, taking place from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, June 5 on the Bentonville square. Numerous art and

Walmart Museum Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Walmart is a ubiquitous piece of our national landscape, yet it started from humble beginnings. The story of America’s largest retailer is chronicled on the small town square of Bentonville at The Walmart Museum, which will celebrate its 25th anniversary

Billy Sims to Visit His Bentonville Restaurant

If you’re a fan of Billy Sims, former Detroit Lions running back and Heisman Trophy winner, you have a chance to meet him this weekend. Sims will host a Guest Appreciation Day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May

Bentonville Film Festival Individual Tickets Now on Sale

Individual tickets go on sale today (April 13) for the Bentonville Film Festival taking place May 5-9. While I highly recommend that you get tickets, I have one warning for you as you go to the website to make that

Three New Spring Tours at Crystal Bridges

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville offers three new tours this spring that help you explore the art and beauty of the outdoors. The Big Picture Tour takes place at 11 a.m. on Saturdays through May. It’s a

Tipi Talks by Grammy-Nominated Musician John Two Hawks

The Museum of Native American History in Bentonville will host its Tipi Talks series with Grammy-nominated musician John Two Hawks at 5:30 p.m. beginning this Saturday, March 28 in the Great Room of the museum. Now, if you’re wondering about

Museum of Native American History Receives Donation of Jim Blair’s Meso-American Art Collection

Crystal Bridges isn’t the only state-of-the-art museum in Bentonville highlighting American art. The Museum of Native American History (MONAH) presents the earliest of masterpieces from the original, tribal inhabitants of the Americas. The extensive artifacts and art on display at

Van Gogh to Rothko: Masterworks from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville opens a new exhibition this weekend bringing together 76 artworks by 73 influential artists. The works were selected from the collection of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, New York, and feature