Building community through unforgettable music experiences around Northwest Arkansas

Since 2014 we have created hospitable, community-centric gatherings where unknown local and
national artists become known in houses and DIY venues all over Northwest Arkansas.

Upcoming Events


APR 26-27, 2024

Tall Tall Trees

Hometown Artist - Auralai

Thursday, May 16, 2024 @ 7:00 pm

Build a music community with us!

When you partner with City Sessions, you are partnering in our mission to build community
between artists and neighbors. On top of great perks and special access to shows and artists,
we are working together to make hospitable spaces where hometown artists can develop and
be supported to grow in their career.

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Pura Coco

"As an aspiring artist in Northwest Arkansas, City Sessions changed everything for me. They gave me my first gig, shifting my perspective and making my dreams of becoming a full-time artist feel within reach. With their help, I’ve truly experienced the warmth...

Lacy Hampton (Common Roots), artist

"Not only does Sessions facilitate DREAM musical experiences to make music, they create a forum for songwriters to be heard and raise awareness of local talent in the community. Jerad and the team connect hometown musicians with traveling artists in meaningful ways that elevates our understanding...

Lisa Hufford

"Mark and I have had the privilege of hosting multiple shows at our home. What a fun and intimate way to support talented artists and expose more people to their music! The City Sessions team makes the entire experience seamless. Literally all we needed to do was open our home. We will continue...

Ashtyn Barbaree

"I had the honor of opening for Mike Mains & the Branches at a City Sessions show, and because of that opportunity we connected in Nashville to write two songs together which will be recorded at Haxton Road Studios for my new record!" - Ashtyn Barbaree, artist

Ira Wolf-Artist

"I’ll admit, I never expected Bentonville Arkansas to become one of my favorite places to tour through, but I’ve returned time and time again just to play City Sessions. The amount of care that goes into each event is unparalleled. The spaces they curate are unique, and the local following they’ve...


"City Sessions has been a major light in this community. One of my first paid shows was in collaboration with CS. When it comes to highlighting local creatives, supporting artists, and giving the region something to get excited about, City Sessions is on top of it!" - Baang, artist