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A new multi-disciplinary space for visual and performing arts, culinary experiences, festivals, and artist residencies in Bentonville, Arkansas

507 SE E Street, Bentonville, AR 72712, USA

Crystal Bridges Musuem of American Art celebrates the power of art and architecture with the beauty of nature in Northwest Arkansas

600 Museum Way, Bentonville, AR 72712, USA


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The Momentary is a new contemporary art space satellite to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art opening in downtown Bentonville on February 22, 2020.

Situated along the Razorback Regional Greenway near 8th Street Market, we’re transforming a decommissioned 63,000 square-foot cheese factory into a multi-disciplinary space for visual and performing arts, culinary experiences, festivals, and artists-in-residence.

We’ll explore the unfolding story of contemporary art in a global context by actively commissioning and exhibiting works that explore new ideas and inspire action and conversation.

Our vibrant new space designed by Wheeler Kearns Architects will serve as a living room for our guests, offering adaptable spaces for discovery, as well as areas to relax, work, or play.

We invite you to get closer to the action with intimate performance spaces, access to artists, and free general admission for all, sponsored by Walmart.

The Momentary acknowledges and pays respect to the Osage, Caddo, and Quapaw people and elders past, present and future, offering deep gratitude to the ancestral land and water that supports it.


Refund, Exchange, and Online Ticketing FAQS

All ticket sales, including ticketing and handling fees, are final and non-refundable.

A ticketing fee will be applied to events at the Momentary that cost $10 and over, and are purchased online or over the phone This does not apply to festival tickets.

Indoor and outdoor festivals at the Momentary will have a handling fee and tax applied to all ticket purchases. Revenue collected from sales tax is remitted to the State of Arkansas.

The Momentary and Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art are the only authorized seller of Momentary Tickets. The authorized phone number is 479-657-2335; the authorized websites are,, or

Event tickets purchased from a source other than the Momentary or Crystal Bridges may not be honored for admission. The Momentary is not responsible for counterfeit tickets, so please exercise caution in making ticket purchases.

Every person who attends an event must have a valid ticket in order to gain admission. Ticket holders should be prepared to show a valid ID upon entry.

In the event of the Momentary closing or cancelation of a program, guest ticket orders will be refunded.

Exchanges of equal value may be made prior to five business days from the ticketed event. However, ticket availability for alternate dates is not guaranteed. Tickets are sold on a first-­come, first-­served basis.

Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Exchanges may be made at Guest Services, calling Guest Services at 479­-657­-2335, or emailing

What if I lost, damaged, or could not print my ticket?
An original receipt or order number will be required to provide a replacement ticket. Print your confirmation email, or write down the order number provided in the confirmation email. Please present this at the Guest Services desk or call Guest Services at 479­.657.­2335.

Who do I contact if I have technical difficulties ordering tickets online?
Please call Guest Services at 479.­657­.2335. In case of high call volume, please leave a detailed message, and your call will be returned in the order it was received.

Inclement Weather Policies

Outdoor performances will be presented rain or shine, but in the case of severe storms, it is possible that the concert will be delayed. Any delay or postponement will be made by the artist and venue management and all announcements regarding weather delay will be made on location and via the Momentary social media platforms. Only in a rare event will a concert be canceled.

Prior to the concert, check the Momentary Instagram, Facebook page, or Twitter page for any updates. During the concert, any weather-related messages would be conveyed onsite via loudspeakers and video displays and online via social media.

Many thanks to our Founding Funders

Coca-Cola Company
Tyson Family Foundation