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of the Northwest Arkansas region. Located in
the foothills of the Ozark Mountains, these inviting
cities have much to offer America and the world.
Springdale and its sister cities, Fayetteville,
Bentonville and Rogers, have consistently enjoyed
a well-earned reputation for economic development
and quality of life among thousands of cities across
the United States. Springdale a remarkably eclectic
city is a perfect example of small-town-America-with-big-city-amenities. Activities ranging
from rodeo shows to live entertainment, Art Expo NWA Events, hiking
trails to marine adventures, park recreation to
community festivals, AM Railroad passenger train rides and much more, are part of
what make this city an experience worth reaching
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Most Recent Developments in the Historic Downtown District of Springdale, Arkansas:
1) In July, 2014, the Walton Family invests to rehab a city block (formerly Ryan's property).
2) The Tyson Co. owns property downtown with plans to expand more office space.
3) The historic Apollo Theater was sold in August, 2014 and is scheduled for rehab.
4) The Art Center of the Ozarks is developing a Green Plan for a “public space” behind The Art Exchange.
5) The Green Space Walking Trail which connects from Bella Vista to Fayetteville has a “new hub” in Springdale, a half a block from our location!
6) A multimillion
dollar city park renovation is under construction at the Green Space Walking Trail hub, opened in May, 2015.
Arts & Culture in Springdale, Arkansas:
No matter your entertainment taste, Springdale can deliver a memorable experience that might just require more than one visit.
The Shiloh Museum of Ozark History The Shiloh Museum of Ozark History is a regional history museum focusing on the Northwest Arkansas Ozarks. The museum takes its name from the pioneer community of Shiloh, which became Springdale in the 1870s.
Most of what you'll see at the museum highlights the real shapers of Ozark history - the everyday men, women, and children who lived in our towns and rural communities. Along with exhibits, you can explore six historic buildings on the museum grounds. We also have a research library with a collection of over 500,000 photographs of Ozark life.
Genesis Economic Development a 501c3 Entity After 5 years, Genesis has completed our Economic Development Project in Historic Downtown Springdale; finalizing with the sale of one of the areas banner properties to a major investor. We are looking at a fast-track development of the downtown within the next 12-18 months.
Arts Center of the Ozarks Superb community theater productions, musical concerts, visual arts exhibitions and classes for all ages.
Razorback Greenway: The 36-mile is a regional bike and pedestrian trail system that will connect the Bella Vista trail in North Bentonville to the Frisco Trail in Fayetteville. The project comes with a $38 million price tag. The regional greenway received a $15 million TIGER II (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery), grant in November 2010. This funding which was part of a federal stimulus program.
AM Railroad & Museum The Arkansas & Missouri Railroad (A&M) was established in 1986 as a Class III Railroad operating a 150 mile route from Monett, Missouri to Fort Smith, Arkansas. The home office is located in Springdale, Arkansas; major operations are based there and Fort Smith.