What to Do: Fourth of July 2014


Annual Uptown Fayetteville Freedom Fireworks
Thursday July 3rd
Northwest Arkansas Mall
2:00 p.m.        Events begin
7:00 p.m.        Boom Kinetic plays
9:15 p.m.         Fireworks (Simulcast on Magic 107.9 FM)


The Great American Blast: Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular!
Thursday July3rd-Saturday July 5th
Arvest Ballpark
7:05 p.m.        Naturals host the Midland RockHounds
Dark (9:30ish)  Fireworks


First Friday: American Art & Music Festival
Friday, July 4, 2014
Lunch Concert: 11:45am-12:45pm
Main Event: 5:00-8:00pm
Downtown Bentonville, Inc. hosts the American Art & Music Festival during the July First Friday. Come celebrate the American Spirit in Downtown Bentonville! The Downtown Bentonville Square will be filled with visual art, and the music of classic Americana and Blues. Performances on the Walton Arts Center Main Stage include The Downtown Livewires, Brick Fields and the Chosen Ones and The Cate Brothers. The Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest begins at 5:45pm. Contest participants will be the first ten people to sign up on July 4th by 5:30pm at the Downtown Bentonville, Inc. information tent located directly across from the Benton County Courthouse on the Downtown Bentonville Square.
The July First Friday is sponsored by Coca-Cola and Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. For a full list of the night’s events, visit downtownbentonville.org

First Friday Encore
Friday, July 4th
Starting at 8:00pm
21c Museum Hotel Bentonville
Since no one wants a First Friday finale at 8:00pm, Downtown Bentonville, Inc. and 21c Museum Hotel Bentonville team up to continue the party into the night. Lounge around the art patio at 21c Bentonville and enjoy your Friday night with a cash bar and live entertainment. Plus if you're a Downtown Bentonville, Inc. member, you'll be able to enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres (and an extra surprise)! Give your First Friday a standing ovation and continue the evening at First Friday Encore at 21c Museum Hotel Bentonville! Sponsored by Premier Dermatology. For more information, visit downtownbentonville.org

First Friday Concert with La Calle Soul Band
July 4, 2014
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art – South Lawn
Celebrate Independence Day with the vibrant Latin-American beats of La Calle Soul! Bring your picnic blanket to enjoy the concert and dancing on the Museum’s South Lawn. A cash bar will be available. Afterwards, head to Orchards Park for the Fourth of July fireworks. Free, no registration required. For more information, visit crystalbridges.org

An Evening at Orchards Park
Friday, July 4
Music begins at 7:00pm
Fireworks begin at approximately 9:30pm
Bentonville Parks and Recreation is excited to invite the public to attend the 5th Annual Evening at Orchards Park-Bentonville's 4th of July Fireworks Celebration. Join the City of Bentonville, as they celebrate our Nation's Independence at Orchards Park. Music will begin at 7:00 P.M as Breaking Silence taking the stage. Following their performance, the Arkansas Winds Orchestra will play a Tribute to America, a series of patriotic songs, beginning at 8:00 P.M. At approximately 9:30P.M., the largest fireworks show in Northwest Arkansas will take place for all to see. Concessions will be available. For more information, contact the City of Bentonville Parks & Recreation Department at 479.464.PARK (7275).


Friday, July 4th
First Baptist Church of Centerton celebrates with Fourth Fest. This is a community event sponsored by the church and the festivities start at 7pm. There will be food and homemade ice cream and inflatable toys for the children to play in.

Then when it gets dark the Centerton Volunteer Fire Department will set off the fireworks. Admission is free.


City of Rogers Independence Day Celebration
July 3rd
Rogers High School Football Stadium, 2300 S. Dixieland Road
Park opens at 6:30, fireworks at dusk around 9pm.
Food, drinks and vendors.  Live music, free watermelon.

Prairie Creek Marina and Cabela's Fireworks
July 5th
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks


Independence Day Fireworks*
July 4th
Loch Lomond Dam
Dark                Fireworks

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