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Explore Northwest Arkansas with Ozark Regional Transit: A Day at The Jones Center in Springdale!

Looking for an exciting Northwest Arkansas adventures that are both affordable and accessible? Look no further than our "NOT so Hidden Northwest Arkansas Gems: The Jones Center Edition" – a not-so-hidden gem of family-friendly activities and recreation! And with Ozark Regional Transit (ORT) as your transportation partner, getting there has never been easier or more convenient.

Why Visit The Jones Center?

More than just a great birthday party location, The Jones Center offers a plethora of activities to keep the whole family entertained all summer long. From world-renowned bike pump tracks to ice skating rinks, dance classes, fitness facilities, and more, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Summer Activities at The Jones Center

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast craving adventure on the bike trails, a skating enthusiast eager to glide across the ice rink, or a family looking to create lasting memories by the pool, The Jones Center offers an abundance of activities to suit every interest and age group.

For those with a passion for cycling, the Runway Bike Park beckons with its world-renowned pump track and thrilling trails, providing an exhilarating experience for riders of all skill levels. From exhilarating jumps to challenging obstacles, cyclists can test their mettle and hone their skills in a safe and dynamic environment.

Meanwhile, the indoor ice rink offers a cool escape from the summer heat, inviting skaters to twirl and glide across the smooth ice surface. Whether you're a seasoned skater or a beginner taking your first tentative steps, the rink provides a welcoming space for individuals and families to enjoy the timeless joy of ice skating together.

And for those seeking relaxation and rejuvenation, the indoor pool offers a tranquil oasis where families can splash, swim, and soak up the sun in a serene setting. With designated areas for lap swimming, water play, and aquatic fitness classes, the pool caters to swimmers of all ages and abilities, ensuring a refreshing and enjoyable experience for all.

But the fun doesn't stop there! The Jones Center also offers a variety of dance and fitness classes, including Pilates, yoga, line dancing, barre, Zumba, and more! Whether you're looking to strengthen your body, improve your flexibility, or simply have a blast dancing to the beat, their diverse range of classes has something for everyone.

No matter your interests or preferences, The Jones Center promises a summer filled with excitement, adventure, and quality family time. So, pack your swimsuit, lace up your skates, and hit the trails – summer fun awaits at The Jones Center!

Getting There with Ozark Regional Transit

Thanks to ORT's transportation options, getting to The Jones Center is a breeze. Route 61 runs from the Northwest Arkansas Mall directly to The Jones Center, providing easy access for families looking to enjoy a day of fun in the sun. And the best part? Route 61 has $0 bus fare through 2024, making it an affordable option for all.

For those located in ORT's on-demand Springdale zone, booking a ride to The Jones Center is as simple as a few taps on your smartphone. At just $1.25 per rider per trip, on-demand rides offer convenience and flexibility for families on the go. Plus, if you're not located in Springdale or Fayetteville, Rogers + Bentonville friends can hop on the 490 Express and city hop to the NWA Mall, then transfer to Route 61 to reach The Jones Center. Both the 490 Express and Route 61 offer $0 fare through 2024, providing even more fixed route options from other Northwest Arkansas cities we service. With ORT, getting to The Jones Center has never been easier or more affordable!

Don't Miss Out on Summer Fun!

Whether you're seeking adventure on the bike trails, cooling off at the ice rink, or enjoying quality family time by the pool, The Jones Center has it all. So why wait? Plan your summer excursion today and let ORT take you there hassle-free!

Let’s GO!

Ready to embark on your summer adventure? Visit The Jones Center's website to explore their full range of activities and amenities. Then, hop on an Ozark Regional Transit bus and make memories that will last a lifetime. Don't miss out – summer fun awaits!



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