Performing Arts Center

The ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center, a Fort Smith treasure, is a gorgeous & well-maintained traditional theater space, ideal for performances, theater productions, concerts, awards ceremonies & community events.

Starting with Pippin in 1981, a ton of amazing shows have graced the stage at the ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center, located in the Fort Smith Convention Center.

See our full calendar of events and plan to attend an upcoming performance!


Theater Features

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

Floorplans & Specs


Reserving the Theater

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

479.788.8932