Bentonville, Arkansas
October 18-20, 2022
Presented by PeopleForBikes

explore bentonville

Whether you’re arriving early, staying late or finding yourself with some free time during the conference, there are so many amazing places to experience in Bentonville.

surrounding week of events

Come early, stay late — SHIFT‘22 is surrounded by a can’t-miss week of cycling events across Northwest Arkansas.

UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup

Date: October 16 | Location: Fayetteville, AR
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NWA Tech Summit

Date: October 16-18 | Location: Bentonville, AR
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Chamois Butt’r Group Ride

Date: October 21 | Location: Bentonville, AR
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Outerbike

Date: October 21-23 | Location: Bentonville, AR
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Life Time Big Sugar Gravel

Date: October 22 | Location: Bentonville, AR
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OZ Kids Fat Tire Criterium 

Date: October 22 | Location: Bentonville, AR
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explore bentonville

Walmart museum, Bentonville AR

walmart museum

See how it all began by making your way through the Walmart museum. See Sam Walton's office recreated the way it was left when he died.

Airship at Coler

Ride, run or walk to Airship Coffee at Coler Mountain Bike Preserve. Get there via the "Oscars's Loop" trail or take a scenic detour by foot or bike on "Esther's Loop"!

Osage Park

Explore a 12-acre wetland system by foot or bike on Osage Park’s boardwalks. You can also check out the Quiver Archery Range for a downtime activity.

Compton Gardens, Bentonville AR

compton gardens

A stunningly peaceful sanctuary celebrating the rich history of Ozark horticulture, Compton Gardens are a greenspace paradise in the heart of Downtown Bentonville.

Meteor Cafe, Bentonville AR

The meteor cafe

Known for its atmosphere, pizza and espresso, the Meteor Cafe is the perfect place to have a morning meeting or grab lunch.

Slaughter Pen, Bentonville AR

slaughter pen trails

Start your ride from the heart of Bentonville at the trailhead in Compton Gardens across the street from Wright's BBQ. Ride the stone berms and cruise along the “All American” trail to explore one of Bentonville’s first mountain bike trail systems.

The momentary, Bentonville AR

the momentary

From exploring the galleries and outdoor artworks, to catching a performance, to enjoying a savory bite or refreshing drink, there’s something for everyone to discover at the Momentary.

21c Museum Hotel, Bentonville AR

21c museum hotel

The official lodging of SHIFT‘22, the 21c Museum Hotel is home to a stunning art museum and The Hive, a restaurant whose chef has been a multi-time James Beard nominee.

8th Street Market, Bentonville AR

8th street market

Stop by Bentonville’s community-focused food hub, where a spirit of creativity meets entrepreneurship. Grab a sweet treat at Markham and Fitz, a post-ride beverage at Bike Rack Brewing and more.

Onyx Coffee, Bentonville AR

onyx coffee lab

Start your morning off right with a stop at Onyx Coffee Lab, one of Bentonville’s best spots to grab a cup of coffee.

The Hub Bike Lounge, Bentonville AR

the hub bike lounge

Combining retail, food, coffee, cocktails, beer and bikes, the Hub is the perfect gathering place to begin or end any riding adventure.

Crystal Bridges Museum, Bentonville AR

crystal bridges

Visit the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Arts and check out their latest exhibits, eat at the Eleven restaurant, spend some quiet time in their third floor library or walk the art trail.

Museum of Native American History (MONAH)

Take a 14,000 year journey when you visit Bentonville's Free Museum of Native American History to see over 10,000 Native American artifacts! In addition to several other collections, featured items include artifacts donated or loaned to the museum from founder and registered Cherokee Nation member, David Bogle.