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Best things to do in Springdale

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Natural Feature
“Beautiful lake with a 5.5 mile paved mix-use trail around the perimeter! Perfect walk or run - we like to park at Apple Blossom Brewery and enjoy a beer and a game of pool after a run around the lake!”
17 locals recommend
Park
“The Botanical Garden of the Ozarks is a captivating destination in Northwest Arkansas that draws more than 80,000 visitors a year. The Garden is a collection of twelve themed gardens and includes the region’s only butterfly house. We are a member-supported public garden dedicated to education and environmental awareness and serve as a community destination for unique nature experiences.”
15 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
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“I dare you to find a better brisket in the country. Also grab some bacon burnt ends. Highly recommend. ”
9 locals recommend
Museum
“This is a great place to learn the history of the area and also see the cultural transformations that are happening right now.”
5 locals recommend
Baseball Stadium
“Arvest Ballpark is a stadium in Springdale, Arkansas. It is primarily used for baseball, as the home of the Northwest Arkansas Naturals of the Texas League. The ballpark has a capacity of 7,305 people and opened in 2008.”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A staple of Springdale and a great breakfast spot. An episode of True Detective was filmed here. ”
3 locals recommend
Food
“Neat winery in Italian community to the West. Live music. Fun for the entire family.”
3 locals recommend
Baseball Stadium
“NWA Naturals at Arvest Ballpark is a minor league baseball team. They are a member of the Texas league and severs as the Double A affiliate to the Kansas City Royals.”
1 local recommends
Food
“This apple cidery has a great atmosphere with wonderful activities and bands. ”
3 locals recommend
Route
“You can hike, bike or kayak the small the lake here! It's a nice 5 mile loop. ”
3 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“BEST COFFEE IN THE STATE! This place is a must while your are in NWA. The baked items are delicious, the cold brews and truffle drinks are fantastic. The staff excels in customer service. I promise, you will not be disappointed!”
5 locals recommend
Art Gallery
2 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Ride in style on a meticulously restored antique passenger cars. The first class parlor car or the 1940's caboose. Relax as the train rides through river valleys, traverses high trestles, and cuts into a quarter mile tunnel. Friendly and fun conductors, enhance the journey with antidotes about the areas rich history. ”
4 locals recommend
Brewery
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2 locals recommend
Bar
“A local favorite. Great atmosphere & huge selection. Good pizza by the slice. ”
3 locals recommend