Bentonville, Arkansas, offers visitors cultural and historical attractions to be seen for less than $100 a day.
Start your day with breakfast at The Buttered Biscuit. Enjoy breakfast classics made from scratch with options for those with dietary restrictions. Entrées cost $5–14. Take a walk through Hobbs State Park. The park boasts about 33 miles of trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding.
Grab lunch at The Hive. Located in the trendy 21c Museum Hotel Bentonville, the restaurant boasts a contemporary menu, highlighting the best of Arkansas cuisine. Entrées cost $9–14. Visit Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. The collection includes American art from the colonial period up through contemporary works. Stroll the grounds of the 120-acre property. General admission is free, though there may be fees to view special exhibitions. Closed Tuesday.
Have dinner at Fred’s Hickory Inn. The Bentonville institution has been serving locals and tourists since 1970. Choose from barbecue classics and Italian pastas. Entrées range $13–36. Grab some beers at Bike Rack Brewing, Bentonville’s first brewery. Open daily, the brewery offers year-round brews alongside seasonal and small-batch beers. Prices range $2–8 for a beer. Check the website for events including trivia and live music.
Bentonville hosts numerous annual festivals and events. Check the calendar for events during your stay.
Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.
ONCE THE FINAL MEETING WRAPS and the last contract is signed and sealed with a handshake, what’s next? Do you catch a flight back home or do you take advantage of the destination? If your next business trip is to Italy, we suggest adding a few more days to explore the country’s most amazing hot spots. Make time for more than a mouthwater- ing Italian meal in these three cities.
One of Georgia’s greatest cultural gifts might be coming to an end. The Redneck Games, which began in 1996, have seen a dip in attendance in recent years. A lack of sponsors means many of us might never know the joys of “bug zapping by spitball” unless an influx of travelers can help revive the event.