Bentonville is like no other. It’s a place of ideas, innovation, and inspiration. It’s easy to see why it’s one of the fastest-growing areas, and one of the best places to live in the U.S. Located in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains, Bentonville is easily accessible to most major cities.
This small town of 49,000 + has plenty to offer visitors and residents alike. Aurora is ideally situated for active individuals or families to experience the city’s American history roots, booming art, culinary, and music culture, plus over 3,000 miles of beautiful, natural NWA landscape.
With a booming art community, annual film and food festivals, outdoor adventures, and close proximity to The University of Arkansas, Bentonville is a uniquely cosmopolitan place continuously strengthening its status as a cultural attraction.
Aurora is located on the corner of Morning Star Road and Windmill Road in Bentonville, AR. Just over 2 miles away from Scissortail NWA and 8 miles from the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport. If you are coming from the I-49, you will get off on 71 Business (SE Walton Blvd.) and follow it West to SW Regional Airport Blvd. You’ll drive for about 3.5 miles total and then take a left on Morning Star Road. About 2 miles down the road, you will notice the construction for Aurora NWA on your right.
Buying a home in Aurora is buying where excellence lives. Aurora is located in one of the best school districts in the nation. Bentonville School District has earned a reputation for providing high-quality education that meets the educational needs of all their students. Send your kids to nationally ranked Bentonville School District. Bentonville offers one Pre-K school. Twelve elementary schools (K-5), five middle schools (5-6), three junior highs schools (7-8), and two high schools (9-12).
Bentonville’s thriving, diverse culture offers a little something for everyone. Whether you’re drawn to the natural beauty and outdoor activities, world-class shopping, art, theater, or unique cuisine and dining experiences, everything you’re looking for are near this stunning city. With all there is to see and do in Bentonville, it’s no wonder people choose this community.
You’ll find plenty of options here in Bentonville. While we may be known for being the birthplace of Walmart, our city has some of the best locally-owned, one-of-a-kind boutiques, and unique shopping experiences around. Spend the day shopping at Bentonville Square and find unique gift shops and eateries along our quaint streets.
Bentonville’s cuisine culture is exploding with options for every palate. From eclectic and farm-to-table restaurants to fine dining, Bentonville has just what your taste buds ordered.
Crystal Bridges Museum
Bentonville is home to the nationally recognized American art museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Named for a nearby natural spring, the museum unites the power of art with the beauty of nature. Explore a world-class collection of American art and stunning architecture nestled in 120-acres of Ozark woods and miles of trails. See American history as it unfolds through artistic expression and heritage to enrich our understanding and appreciation of our nation’s beginnings.