Gates open at 4pm | General Admission tickets are $45
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AMP Fest, now in its second year, is a beer, music and tech festival taking place at the Walmart AMP on Saturday, October 14 (4pm-9pm)! Organized by Walton Arts Center’s Corporate Leadership Council, this event is designed to raise awareness and to benefit Arts Education programming at Walton Arts Center.
AMP Fest will feature unlimited free samples of more than 60 local, regional and craft beers from more than 20 selected breweries as well as great musicians! Plus, there will be great food available to purchase.
Last year, attendees helped raise over $83,000 towards Arts Education programming! Help us reach our goal of $100,000 this year!
Technology companies include Samsung, PlayStation, Rockfish, Zebra, Promark, Merge Virtual Reality and Shine Solar. Attendees can explore a variety of interactive experiences such as virtual reality brewery tours, 360° camera photo booth, 3-D printing, PlayStation PS4 virtual reality games, 4RFID football toss, augmented reality with The Merge Cube, and Raspberry Pi, solar panel and drone demonstrations.
Football fans can enjoy tech activations and craft beer while they watch the Arkansas Razorbacks, and other televised NCAA football teams, in real-time in the Cox Football Lounge.
Food vendors are The Purple Banana – specializing in fried tacos and elevated food, IDK Café – best known for their farm-to-table and delicious sandwiches, Hickory Hollow Smokehouse – one of the last remaining “pit” smokers featuring years-old vetted competition rub and award-winning sauces, and Smokin’ Hawg – serving all kinds of smoked meats including wild hogs, Angus Burgers flame-kissed on open fire, marinade/drunk chicken breast and beer au jus brats.
Merge Virtual Reality:
The Purple Banana
Hickory Hollow Smokehouse
Arts Education at the Walton Arts Center strives to…
5079 West Northgate Rd., Rogers, AR 72758
Located on the west side of the Walmart AMP
Hours: CLOSED FOR THE SEASON!
Walton Arts Center
495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville, AR 72701
Hours: Monday-Friday, 10am-6pm; Saturday, noon-4pm; one hour prior to performances.
Walton Arts Center is the only authorized ticket seller of the Walmart AMP.