Media & Communications 

Visit Bentonville welcomes you to our wonderful city.  Thank you for your interest in Bentonville.  The Communications team at Visit Bentonville serves as a resource for journalist requesting press materials, research, access to tourism activities and attractions, coordination of media rates and general information on Bentonville as a tourism destination.

IF yiu are a journalists on assignment requesting assistance for an upcoming trip to Bentonville, please feel out this form. 

If you are planning a visit to Bentonville and wish to explore our city on your own, we also have a number of free resources to assist visiting journalists including: Press kits, photos, b-roll, itinerary suggestions, and local tourism contacts.

We hosts press tours throughout the year and welcomes solicitations from business and leisure travel media in sharing our vibrant and unique stories. If interested in writing a story on Bentonville please contact our Communications Director, Missy Penor at Missy@visitbentonville.com. We can assist with acquiring press rates for lodging, tickets to exhibits, interviews with key community members, and more.  

 

Please note:  News Crews, handheld interviews, documentaries, B-roll and other low impact productions typically do not require a permit, as long as it does not interfere with vehicular or pedestrian traffic.  If you need road closures or use of specific property our team will be your assistance.   Please contact our office for additional information. 

 

Missy Penor

Communications Director

Email: Missy@visitbentonville.com

Phone: 479-271-9153479-271-9153