Daydream with me for a moment — your lucky stars align and you're heading to (or staying in!) Bentonville for vacation. Just what are you going to do? Well, great news — there's a lot to do in Bentonville year round, for locals and visitors alike!  

Here's a mix-and-match daily itinerary for you to get the most out of each day you're here.

Note: Be sure to check each destination's hours of operation when planning your day.


An image of the entrance of Onyx Coffee Lab at 100 NW 2nd Street in Bentonville, AR. Featuring a decorative neon sign that spells Onyx, a gold sugar skull illustration on the window, and an outdoor seating area with hanging baskets of green ferns.

Breakfast: These are coffee spots, because well, for me, every day starts with coffee.

Onyx Coffee Lab (pictured above) 

Heroes Coffee   

Airship Coffee  

Kennedy Coffee   

Red Kite Coffee Co.



Morning:  In Bentonville, there is a museum option for all ages and interests, from fine art to history and hands-on science learning. Just be sure to check their website for their open hours.

Walmart Museum Heritage Lab

Museum of Native American History

Scott Family Amazeum 

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and the Momentary

Bentonville History Museum


Airship at Coler | Photo Courtesy: Karlene Miller

Afternoon: Get outside, stretch your legs, and enjoy the natural beauty of our city at a lovely park or trail. 

Compton Gardens and Arboretum

Orchards Park

Coler Mountain Bike Preserve (pictured above)

Osage Park

Park Springs Park


Bike Rack Brewery at 8th Street Market

Happy Hour: Many area bars and restaurants offer fun happy hour specials. Here are a few where you might choose to quench your thirst from your day about town!*

The Meteor Cafe

Scotch + Soda   

Bentonville Brewing Company (seasonal specials available while supplies last)


Bike Rack Brewing Co. - 8th Street Brewery and Taproom (pictured above)



Dinner: Sit back, relax, and let the Bentonville culinary experts do their thing.

Table at The Hickory Inn

Flying Fish

Bar Cleeta

Yeyo's El Alma de Mexico (pictured above)

Tusk &Trotter American Brasserie



Nightcap: End your day right with a tasty treat or crafted cocktail.

Superfine Sweets Shoppe (pictured above) 

Markham + Fitz Chocolate 

Tower Bar at the Momentary


The Hive


 Whew, that's a busy week. 

Remember, there are more restaurants and activities to choose from! Browse the restaurant and things-to-do guides on our website.

Need more ideas? Give us a call at Visit Bentonville and we’ll help you plan your visit: 479-271-9153.

* FYI: happy hour timeframes and availability may differ from day to day due to inventory.  


Here's a map of all the locations we've referenced so you can see what else might be in the neighborhood: