ArcBest Performing Arts Center

The ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center is a Fort Smith treasure. The gorgeous and well-maintained traditional performance venue features comfortable theatre-style and ADA seating for 1,331, cast & company backstage facilities, and full state-of-the-art sound, lighting and electrical. The venue is ideal for live speakers and presentations, theater productions, concerts, dance recitals, awards ceremonies and more.

Starting with Pippin in 1981, the ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center has hosted innumerable local, regional and national speakers, comedians, musicians, and touring stage acts. It is also home of the renowned Fort Smith Symphony and beloved Music Director, John Jeter.

Theater Features‍‍‍‍‍‍

  • Theater-Style Seating: 1331
  • Removable Seats for ADA: 107
  • Upper Section Seats: 568
  • Front Section (+Partiers): 763
  • Moveable Seating: 101
  • Disabled Seating: 113
  • Cast & Company Backstage
  • Full Sound, Lighting & Electric
  • Free Parking

Floor Plan & Specs

Reserving Th‍‍‍e Theater

Interested in reserving the performing arts center and theater for your event? Schedule an appointment with us to discuss your needs, ideas and budget!

Distance from Convention Center:
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Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

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