2019 VBS Guide: List of Vacation Bible Schools in Northwest Arkansas

It’s Vacation Bible School time in Northwest Arkansas! We’ve rounded up the big list so you don’t have to.

If you know of a VBS we should add, CLICK HERE to email us and we’ll put it on the list!

Be sure to register your children soon as some of these fill up. Click on the the name of any church below to pop over to their website and find more VBS info:

VBS Programs in Fayetteville:

→June 9-13: Shiloh Community Church, 4262 Mt. Comfort Road, Fayetteville. 6-8:30 p.m. Ages 4 to 6th grade. Theme: “In the Wild.”

→June 10-14: Christian Life Cathedral, 1285 Millsap Road, Fayetteville. 9 am – 12:15 pm. K – 6th grade (going into). Theme: “Let Go.”

→June 10-14: Central United Methodist Church, 6 West Dickson Street, Fayetteville. 9am – 11:30am. Rising kindergartners – 6th grade. $20 includes daily lunch, snack and drinks and camp t-shirt.

→June 10-14: First United Presbyterian Church, 695 E Calvin Street, Fayetteville. Half day: 9am – 11:45am. Full day: 9am – 1pm. Rising 1st grade – 5th grade. Theme: “Who is my neighbor?” Cost: $20 for full day (includes lunch, snack, and t-shirt).

→June 16-20: Sequoyah United Methodist, 1910 Old Wire Drive, Fayetteville, 5:30-8:00 pm. Open to PreK- 6th grade. Cost is $10, includes T-shirt and light snack.  Register online or email for more info sumcloveskids@gmail.com Theme: Roar: Life is Wild, God is Good

June 23-27: University Baptist Church, 333 W Maple St, Fayetteville. 6pm – 8:30 pm. Preschool (at least age 3) – 4th grade. Theme: “The Incredible Race.”

→July 8-11: Cross Church Fayetteville, Fayetteville. Monday – Wednesday, 6 – 8:30 pm. Age 3 (completed Pre-K) – 5th grade (preschool program separate from kidz program). Family night 6 p.m. Thursday. Theme: “Power Up: Raise Your Game.”

→July 8-12: First Baptist Church, 20 E Dickson, Fayetteville. 9am – 12pm. Rising 1st grade – 6th grade. Theme: “In the Wild: Amazing Encounters with Jesus.”

→July 25-26: New Life Church, 2035 N. College Avenue. 5:30-8 p.m.

VBS programs in Springdale:

→June 14-16: Friendship Church of Springdale, 5395 E Robinson Ave, Springdale, 6:30-9 p.m. Pre-K through 6th grade. Theme: YeeHaw.

June 23-27: First Presbyterian Church, 100 S. Gutensohn Road, Springdale. 5:30 – 8 pm. Preschool – 5th. Theme: “To Mars and Beyond.”

→July 15-19: Phillips Chapel Free Will Baptist, 3074 South 48th Street, Springdale. 9am – 12pm. Ages 3 – 12.

→July 8-11: Cross Church Springdale, 1709 Johnson Road, Springdale. Monday – Wednesday, 8:45 a.m. to noon; Family Night on Thursday, 6pm. Age 3 (completed Pre-K) – 5th grade (preschool program separate from kidz program). Theme: “Power Up.”

→July 20: Summit Baptist Church, VBS in the Park. 10 a.m. to Noon. Murphy Park in Springdale (Next to the library) Kids ages preschool to 5th grade. Summit Baptist Church is a new church in Northwest Arkansas. They meet weekly in life groups, and currently have a monthly Sunday service. They will meet at the Home 2 Suites in Springdale (1519 S. 48th Street) on Sunday, July 21 at 10 a.m.

VBS programs in Siloam Springs:

→June 26-28 (Wednesday through Friday): New Life Church Siloam Springs, 1611 Cheri Whitlock Drive, Siloam Springs. 6-8 pm. Age 5 – completed 4th grade. Theme: “Power Up.”

VBS programs in Rogers:

→June 17-20: First Baptist Church, 3364 West Pleasant Grove Road, Rogers. 9am – 12pm. Kindergarten – 5th grade. Theme: “Into the Wild.” Into the Wild VBS will take place June 24-27, 2019 for grades K-5 at the church’s Olive Street Campus. Drop off begins at 5:30pm and VBS begins at 6pm.

→June 17-21: Central United Methodist Church Rogers, 2535 W. New Hope Road, Rogers. 9am – 12pm. Pre-K – 5th grade. Theme: “ROAR.”

→July 8-11: Cross Church Pinnacle Hills, 2448 S Pinnacle Hills Parkway, Rogers. Age 3 (completed Pre-K) – 5th grade (preschool program separate from kidz program). Theme: “Power Up: Raise Your Game.”

→ July 21-24, 4911 W. Pleasant Grove Road, Rogers First Church of the Nazarene. Pre-K-Grade 5 Theme: POWER UP to FIGHT HUNGER 6-8 p.m. Lots of games, singing, dancing and learning how to make a difference in the fight against hunger. On Wednesday, July 24, there will be a special night for families with a Community Block Party. Food, bounce houses, and live music. Register online at www.rogersfirst.com/events.

→July 22-26: Grace Baptist Church, 2409 West New Hope Road. Rogers. 9 a.m. to noon. 4 years old to completed 6th grade. Theme: “On the Farm: Growin’ God’s Way.”

VBS programs in Bentonville:

→June 17-20: First United Methodist Church Downtown Bentonville, 201 NW 2nd Street, Bentonville. 8:30 – 11:30am. Ages 3 through 5th grade. Theme: “Mission Voyage!” Cost: FREE.

→July 8-12: First Baptist Church Bentonville, 200 SW A Street, Bentonville. 9am to 12pm. Pre-K (completed) – 6th grade. Theme: “Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth.”

VBS Programs in Bella Vista:

→June 10-14: Bella Vista Baptist, 50 E Lancashire Boulevard, Bella Vista. 6:00 – 8:30pm. Age 3 (before August 1, 2017) to 6th grade. Theme: “The Incredible Race.”

→June 2-6: New Life Christian Church, 103 Riordan Road, Bella Vista. 6-8:30 p.m. Kindergarten through 6th grade. Theme: Power Up Summer XP. Cost: Free

→June 3-7: Village Bible Church, 1591 Forest Hills, Bella Vista. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Children entering kindergarten through 6th grade this fall. Theme: The Incredible Race.

→July 22-26: United Lutheran Church, 100 Cooper Rd, Bella Vista. 5:30-8:30pm.  4 years old – 6th grade graduates.  Theme:  Who Is My Neighbor? Cost: Free, supper provided.


→July 8-11: Cross Church Neosho, 16202 Highway 59 South, Neosho. Monday – Thursday, 6 – 8:30pm. Age 3 (completed Pre-K) – 5th grade (preschool program separate from kidz program). Theme: “Power Up: Raise Your Game”

If you know of a VBS we should add, CLICK HERE to email us and we’ll put it on the list!