Come for the Family Fun Festival, Stay for the Patriotic Pops Concert and Fireworks

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, June 14, 2019 – If you are looking for something to do on July 4th, there’s still time to get tickets to Northwest Arkansas’ only patriotic celebration featuring a full symphony orchestra, fireworks and a family fun festival at the Walmart AMP. Fireworks Spectacular – An American Salute is supported by Walmart/Sam’s Club.

Celebrate the holiday with the whole family starting with balloon artists, face painters, airbrush portrait artists, superhero pictures, lawn games and a S’mores Station. Family fun festival activities will take place from 5-8 pm in the parking lot across from the Walmart AMP.

Gates open at 6 pm, and Fireworks Spectacular - An American Salute will start at 7:30. The Symphony of Northwest Arkansas (SoNA) under the direction of Paul Haas will perform a patriotic pops concert that celebrates the beauty of America and honors those who serve in our nation’s armed forces. Fireworks, sponsored by the city of Rogers, will end the show.

Tickets range from $3 to $35 plus applicable fees and can be purchased in person at the Walton Arts Center or Walmart AMP Box Office in Fayetteville, by calling 479.443.5600 or by visiting You can also purchase tickets on the WAC Tickets app. Ticket prices will increase by $2 at the gate on July 4.

Event Schedule:

  • 5-8pm: Free family fun in the parking lot across from the Walmart AMP
  • 6pm: Walmart AMP gates open
  • 7:30pm: Music starts at 7:30 pm
  • 9:15pm: Fireworks

The Walmart AMP (Arkansas Music Pavilion), a Walton Arts Center venue since February 2011, is Arkansas’ premier outdoor concert venue. The Walmart AMP has presented headlining concerts for the past 14 years. In its permanent home in Pinnacle Hills at 5079 W. Northgate Rd., Rogers, Ark., the Walmart AMP has the largest outdoor stage house in Arkansas.