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My holiday spirit seems to blow in with the first blustery day of November and a cold spell that sends me searching my closet for winter jackets. It’s easy to get excited about Thanksgiving and Christmas fun after that, especially with these upcoming theater events in Fayetteville to look forward to. White Christmas Walton Arts …
Small towns offer those one of a kind festivals that make people feel at home and connected. Ozark is no exception with its 42nd annual Old Fashioned Square Gathering on Oct. 19. Festivities include live bluegrass music, pony rides, pageants, games, prizes, rock climbing wall, and a search for cash in the Needle in the …
Get your jam on from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. this Saturday, Sept. 14 at the ACANSA Arts Festival’s Arts ExtravACANSA featuring Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr. and the Zydeco Twisters on the grounds of the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock. This kick-off event includes silent and live auctions, gourmet delicacies, a special “Southern Exposure” beverage, …
Give each of your senses a treat at the upcoming Fleur Delicious Weekend in Eureka Springs. This French-themed festival, set for July 9-14, is celebrated by numerous attractions in this historic village – restaurants, bars, art galleries, boutiques, spas, and music venues. Each participates with French inspired indulgences in food, wine, spirits, art, entertainment and …
The opening night party for the Bentonville Art and Culinary Festival is from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, at the Peel Mansion. Look forward to an evening of exquisite food and live music by jazz and R&B artists Rodney Block and The Real Music Lovers. The festival is the celebration of …
The Arkansas River Valley Arts Center in Russellville hosts an inaugural event this Friday, Jan. 18 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. that just might “take you back.” It’s called Fantastic Friday and is a literary and music evening. Fantastic Friday will feature readings by Wetzel LaGrone of the three true stories he was chosen …
El Dorado Festival and Events, Inc. (EFEI) has a plan in place for a new entertainment district in El Dorado. The district will foster the culture of Southern arts in town and will be an addition to an expanding art scene in Arkansas. The plan will ultimately result in more than 250 performances a year …
Celebrate the holidays with the Ozark Arts Council at its annual Christmas show, “Once Upon a Cold December Night,” at 7 p.m., Dec. 14 and 15 at the historic Lyric Theater in Harrison. The OAC is putting on this musical revue to celebrate the end of another artful year. It’s a family-friendly showcase of local …
Everyone has someone on their gift list that is either very difficult to buy for or it’s a person they really want to impress. Finding the perfect item can be tedious at best. There is no need to stress about it because the Arkansas Craft Guild has the solution to your problem. The organization’s 34th …