Events listed in 8 Days a Week are open to the public. To submit a listing, send to FFW, 203 N. College Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72701, or fax to 444-7289, at least two weeks prior to event. Submissions are printed as space allows. Photographs and art are also considered.
FAYETTEVILLE FOUR: Fall show closing reception, 6-9 p.m. Friday at the Anne Kittrell Gallery in the Arkansas Union on the UA campus. 575-5255. Free.
MAD HATTER’S BALL: 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Crescent Hotel. Benefits the Eureka Springs School of the Arts. Food, auctions and dancing. 253-5384. $50.
HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR: 1 p.m. Sunday at the Bella Vista Library, 11 Dickens Place. Games, drawings, storytelling, crafts and costume contest. Candy and light refreshments. bellavistapoa.com or 855-5073.
FALL FESTIVAL: 1:30-4:30 p.m. Sunday the Jones Center for Families in Springdale. Local bands, make and take crafts, games, treats, climbing wall, velcro wall, petting zoo, pumpkin carving and more. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 2602.
CAT FUNDRAISER TELETHON: Monster Twist party, 6 p.m. Oct. 30 at Community Access Television, 101 W. Rock St. in Fayetteville. Games, dancing, contests, prizes. 444-3433.
HALLOWEEN COSTUME PARTY: 10 a.m. Oct. 31 at the Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College. Games, prizes and candy. 571-2920.
TRICK OR TREAT ON THE SQUARE: 3-5 p.m. Oct. 31 in downtown Fayetteville. Candy, games, pictures, costume and pet contests. 521-5776.
GOBLIN PARADE: 3:30 p.m. Oct. 31 from Frisco Park in Rogers. mainstreetrogers.com or 936-5487.
Stage & Screen
AQUILA THEATRE’S COMEDY OF ERRORS: 7 p.m. today, 8 p.m. Friday and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $20-$30. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
“SORRY THE BRIDGE IS OUT, YOU’LL HAVE TO STAY THE NIGHT”: 7:30 p.m. today, Friday, and Oct. 31-Nov. 1, and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $9-$20. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
“PEARL’S SIXTH WEDDING”: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and Nov. 14-15 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 224 N. East St. in Fayetteville. Featuring beloved characters from the “Dupont, Mississippi” series. $17-$20; includes reception following show. 571-4879.
“ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES: CARIBBEAN JEWELS”: 1 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $9-$10. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
“STOP KISS”: 8 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 1, and 2 p.m. Nov. 2 at the University Theatre, 228 Fine Arts Center in Fayetteville. Directed by Emily Jones. $14. 575-4752.
TAN HWEE-SAN: Asian music lecture at 3 p.m. today at Holcombe Hall at UA in Fayetteville. Free. 575-4701.
OZARK POETS & WRITERS COLLECTIVE: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. Featuring award winning poet, essayist and translator Rachel Hadas. nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.
KEVIN BROCKMEIER: 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Giffels Auditorium in Old Main on the UA campus. 575-8444.
PABLO SANZ VILLEGAS: guitar recital, 2:30 p.m. today at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
PATRICK MOORE: percussion recital, 8 p.m. today at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
GUITAR, PIANO AND VOICE RECITALS: 7:30 p.m. Friday at NWACC Recital Hall in Burns Hall. 619-4311.
LYDIA ARTYMIW: piano recital, 8 p.m. Friday at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
THREE SIX MAFIA: with Thanks for Nothing and Boom Kinetic, Friday at the Fayetteville Town Center. $38. Ticketsage in the NWA Mall, three6tickets.com, or 877-837-6616.
TOM TIRATTO ORCHESTRA TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA: 7 p.m. Saturday at Riordan Hall in Bella Vista. $20. bellavistapoa.com or 855-5014.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS SACRED HARP SINGERS: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Shiloh Museum. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
BENJAMIN PIERCE: tuba recital, 2 p.m. Sunday at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
UTAKO TANIGAWA AND DAVID FOUNTAIN: piano recital 2:30 p.m. Sunday at NWACC’s White Hall. Free. 619-4311.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS INTERNATIONAL BLUES CHALLENGE: Preliminaries at 6 p.m. Monday at Jose’s Streetside, Dickson Street in Fayetteville. $5.
USAF BAND OF MID-AMERICA CONCERT: 7:30 p.m. Monday at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
UA CHORAL FESTIVAL, SCHOLA CANTORUM CONCERT: 3:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Walton Arts Center. 575-4701.
JENNICA WHITE: voice recital, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
UA TRUMPET STUDIO RECITAL: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
JOHN PARKS: percussion recital, 8 p.m. Oct. 30 at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
HORS D’OEUVRE CLASS: Taught by Karen Gros 10 a.m. today or Saturday at her home in Eureka Springs. $40; includes recipes and tasting meal. cuisinekaren.com or 253-7461.
BLUES EDUCATION SERIES, PART III: 6 p.m. today at the Bentonville Public Library. Free. Comparing modern and classic blues with live performances. 271-3192.
QUILT: BONNIE BOOY: 6:30 p.m. today at the Holiday Inn in Springdale. $20 Membership required after first meeting. quiltguildnwa.org, email@example.com or 549-8230.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE: 7 p.m. today at the Shiloh Museum. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
ACRYLIC PAINTING: 6:30 p.m. Friday at Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center in Fayetteville. With Sean Fitzgibbon; 6-sessions for adults; $120. Registration required. nwaccc.org or 927-2491.
DANCE-TANGO INTENSIVE WITH PABLO ALONSO: 7:30 p.m. Friday, and 1 p.m. Saturday at Garrett Gymnastics, 5300 Hailey Ave., Springdale. $20-65 per class; elaynesdance.com or 595-9595.
DRESS UP AND DANCE: 8 and 9 p.m. Fridays at Teatro Scarpino in Fayetteville. $10; dressing up required. scarpino.com or 409-3772.
OZARK WIRELESS SOCIETY: 10 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
AMATEUR RADIO KLUB OF ARKANSAS NORTHWEST: 7 p.m. Monday at the Arkansas Air Museum in Fayetteville. arkan.us.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS GEM AND MINERAL SOCIETY: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at their clubhouse 2 miles north on Arkansas Hwy. 43 in Siloam Springs. 918-422-5867.
CLAY & CROCHET WORKSHOP: 1:30 p.m. Oct. 30-31 at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Center Gallery in Fayetteville. With visiting artist Stephanie Lanter. 575-7987.
JONES CENTER JUGGLING CLUB: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Jones Center for Families. Beginners welcome. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 518.
SALSA LESSONS: 8:30 p.m. Fridays at Deja Vu, 3404 S.E Macy Rd. in Bentonville. Free; taught by Arkansas Dance Connection. dejavubentonville.com or 464-9677.
TV PRODUCTION WORKSHOPS: 7 p.m. Monday at Community Access Television in Fayetteville. Free; no registration needed; no 5th Monday workshop. 444-3433.
WHEEL THROWING: 6 p.m. Tuesdays, or 11 a.m. Wednesdays and Handbuilding: 6 p.m. Thursdays at APotteryStudio & Flat Rock Clay in Fayetteville. For adults, beginners to intermediate. $169 for 6 sessions, plus clay fees. apotterystudio.com or 521-3181.
FAYETTEVILLE INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCERS: 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Trinity United Methodist Church. 756-3298.
Mind, Body, Spirit
MENDING MEDICINE RETREAT: today, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday in Eureka Springs. With John Two-Hawks. 866-444-0940.
FAYETTEVILLE FREE THINKERS: 2 p.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library. fayfreethinkers.com or 442-6738.
POWWOW & ELDERS GATHERING: Sunday and Monday at the Blue Springs Heritage Center in Eureka Springs. bluespringheritage.com or 253-9244.
COMMUNITY BIBLE STUDY: 9:15 a.m. Wednesdays at the Jones Center for Families. 601-4984.
BUDDHIST MEDITATION: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Arkansas Yoga Center in Fayetteville. 422-6526.
A COURSE IN MIRACLES: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Unity of Fayetteville. unityfay.org or 442-0680.
DHARMA TALK: 11 a.m. Sundays at Dramis Hardwood Floors, 2275 S. School Ave. in Fayetteville. With Tibetan Buddhist Monk Ven. Geshe Thupten Dorjee. tcia.com or 587-8920.
STILL MIND MEDITATION: 9 p.m. Sundays at the School of Metaphysics in Fayetteville. som.org or 527-6804.
WAR BIRDS OVER ARKANSAS: Friday through Sunday at Hammer RC Field in Eureka Springs. WWI, WWII and Vintage Air-crafts to 1945. Free to spectators. dawnpatrolsquadron.com or 253-7273.
UA RAZORBACKS VS. OLE MISS: 6 p.m. Saturday in Fayetteville. arkansasrazorbacks.com.
ARKANSAS CANOE CLUB NORTHWEST CHAPTER: 6:30 p.m. Monday at Picasso’s Pizza, Arkansas Hwy. 16 West. 263-1420.
SIERRA CLUB OZARK HEADWATERS GROUP: 7 p.m. Tuesday at US Pizza in Fayetteville. With Bill Lord speaking on deposit container legislation. 879-1620.
FAYETTEVILLE FARMERS’ MARKET: 7 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through Nov. 22 on the Fayetteville Square. Holiday items available Saturdays through Nov. 22. fayettevillefarmersmarket.org or 236-2910.
SPRINGDALE’S FARMERS’ MARKET: 7 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at the Jones Center for Families. 751-3352. Open May through October.
NWA HORSESHOE PITCHING ASSOCIATION: 5 p.m. Mondays at Walker Park in Fayetteville. All ages and skill levels; $8 per year membership. 871-3724.
FAYETTEVILLE SCOOTER CLUB: 6 p.m. Mondays at Arsaga’s on Gregg in Fayetteville. myspace.com/fayettevillescooterclub or 313-0311.
DRAWING COMICS: 4 p.m. Friday at Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center in Fayetteville. 5-sessions, for ages 10 and older, $79. nwaccc.org or 927-2491.
YOUTHCAN!’S PUBLIC HOURS: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Community Imagination Studio, 818 N. Sang Ave. in Fayetteville. $5 per child. communityimaginationstudio.org or 442-8585.
FAMILY SATURDAYS: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays at the Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center in Fayetteville. For ages 4 and up; $10 per child. nwaccc.org or 927-2491.
TRIKE NIGHT: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday at Tricycle Theatre, 120 S. Main St. in Bentonville. $10; food and drink provided; space limited; family friendly open mic event for teens. triketheatre.org or 888-331-3681.
JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Family workshop at 9:30 a.m. for $5. $8. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
SOCK HOP: 6 p.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College. $6. Old fashioned hamburgers, soda fountain floats and 50′s dancing. 571-2920.
WII GAMES: Wednesdays throughout the school year at the Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College. 571-2920.
SOPHISTICATED LADIES TAP AND JAZZ CLASSES: Mondays and Wednesdays mornings at Riordan Hall in Bella Vista. Times, levels, costs vary. 876-1324.
Auditions, Call for Entries
ART AMISS ENTRIES: Deadline is Friday. Go to artamiss.org. for requirements. $10 application fee.
ARTISTS: Foothills inspired art for 2009 Poster contest due Oct. 31 to Ozark Foothills Film Fest. For more information, firstname.lastname@example.org or 870-251-1189.
“A MURDER ANNOUNCED” AUDITION: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15-16 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org 751-5441.
ANNE KITTRELL GALLERY: Arkansas Union, Fayetteville. 575-5255. Fayetteville Four Fall Show through Nov. 1.
ARSAGA’S: 1582 Crossover, Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 527-0690. “Comparative Impressionism” by Jim Foreman through October.
ARSAGA’S: 2418 N. Gregg Ave., Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 444-6557. “Reflections” by Jim VanHorn through October.
ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS: 214 S. Main St., Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441. “5×5 Exhibition” through Nov. 6.
CITIZENS BANK GALLERY: 116 E. Buchanan, Prairie Grove. 846-0899. Contemporary ceramics, sculpture, paintings, photography and more.
THE COMMON GROUNDS: 412 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. commongroundsar.com or 442-3515. Paintings and photographs by Steve Adair, LaDonna Shub and Courtney Knieff through December.
CRYSTAL BRIDGES AT THE MASSEY: 125 W. Central Ave., Bentonville. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700. “Formulation: Articulation” by Josef Albers Saturday through Dec. 27.
DDP GALLERY: 7 E. Mountain St., Fayetteville. ddpgallery.com or 442-0001. “A Taxomomy of Wounds” by Amjad Faur and “Noctilucent” by Preston Graves through Nov. 22.
FOUR SQUARE FINE ART GALLERY: 112 W. Center St., Fayetteville. FourSquareFineArt.com or 422-8607. “Things Remembered, Things Forgotten” by Tanya Johnston through Nov. 15.
HEARTWOOD GALLERY: – An Artists’ Collective. 428 S. Government St., Fayetteville. 444-0888. Jewelry, pottery, glass, handmade books, textiles, sculpture, photography, paintings, drawings, mixed media, music CDs, wood turnings. More than 30 local artists.
JULIE WAIT DESIGNS ART GALLERY: 318 S. First St., Rogers. juliewaitdesigns.com or 631-8706. Works by Jan Ironside through October.
MULLINS LIBRARY: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 575-6702. “The Gentle Eye: The Photography of J.H. Field” through October.
OZARK GLASSWORKS, GALLERY & SCHOOL: 675 E Huntsville Rd., Fayetteville. 387-6773.
OZARK NATURAL FOODS: 1554 N. College Ave., Fayetteville. 521-7558. Russian Orthodox Byzantine style icons by Mary Ellen Watson through October.
POOR RICHARD’S ART: 116 S. First St., Rogers. poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417. “Babalu Art” by Ali Stinespring through October.
RICHLAND NURSERY AND ART GALLERY: Hwy 23 South, Huntsville. 738-5305.
TERRA STUDIOS, MUSE GALLERY & COFFEE HOUSE: 12103 Hazel Valley Road, off Hwy 16E in Durham. terrastudios.com or 1-800-255-8995. Featuring art work by over 30 artists, 10 acres of gardens in
the Art Park with murals and sculpture installations. Home of the Original Bluebird of Happiness. Raku and Stoneware pottery by Maura Miller through October.
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FINE ARTS CENTER GALLERY: Fayetteville. 575-7987. “Iraqi Casualty Series & Invisible Women Series”, works by Francesca Pastine through October. “The Veil: Visible & Invisible Spaces” through Friday.
WALTON ARTS CENTER: 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600. “Slow Dancing” by David Michalek through Nov. 13.
ARKANSAS AIR MUSEUM: Drake Field, 4290 S. School Ave., Fayetteville. 521-4947. Aircraft from all eras of aviation history.
CLINTON HOUSE MUSEUM: 930 California Drive, Fayetteville. clintonhousemuseum.org or 444-0066.
GRAVETTE HISTORICAL MUSEUM: 503 Charlotte St. SE, Gravette. 787-7334. Early 1900s restored home with displays representing Gravette’s history.
PEA RIDGE NATIONAL MILITARY PARK: 15930 U.S. 62, Garfield. 451-8122. Self-guided road tour, 10-mile hiking trail, Civil War museum and bookstore.
PEEL MANSION MUSEUM AND HISTORIC GARDENS: 400 S. Walton Blvd., Bentonville. 273-9664. 1875 Italianate mansion with historic roses and plants.
PRAIRIE GROVE BATTLEFIELD STATE PARK: 506 E. Douglas St., US Hwy. 62, Prairie Grove. 846-2990. Civil War battlefield with original buildings.
ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM: 322 S. Second St., Rogers. 621-1154. rogersarkansas.com/museum. “Down a Lazy River: Float Fishing on the White River” through December. “The Life Atomic: Growing Up in the Shadow of the A-Bomb” through Saturday.
SHILOH MUSEUM: 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. 750-8165. springdaleark.org/shiloh. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds.
SILOAM SPRINGS MUSEUM: 112 N. Maxwell St., 524-4011. “Arrowheads, Spear points, Knives & Drills: Some Stone Tools Found Near Siloam Springs” through Wednesday.
SPOOKSTOCK 7: Oct. 31-Nov. 1 at Camp Zoe in Salem, MO. Camp out concert event featuring Chicago Afrobeat Project, The Schwag, Down Lo, Shattermask, Tiffany Christopher, Jaik Willis, DJ Cypher and a Soulshine Liquid Art Lightshow. $50-$60. campzoe.com or 573-858-3333.
FLYING TOMATO CABARET: at 7 p.m. Oct. 31-Nov. 2 and Nov. 7-9 at NWACC Shewmaker Center in Bentonville. Spaghetti dinner with waiters singing from Rent, Chicago, Evita and other Broadway hits. $15; reservations required. email@example.com or 619-4261.
OMNI CENTER DEMONSTRATION FOR US TROOP WITHDRAWL FROM IRAQ: 1 p.m. Nov. 1 at the corner of Mall Avenue and Joyce Boulevard. Signs provided. Follow demonstrations first Saturdays of the month at this location. makejobsnotwars.com or 586-2053.
JUNGLE JACK HANNA: 3 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $15-$25. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
5X5 SOIREE: 5:55 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
OZARK FOLK FESTIVAL: Nov. 6-9 in Eureka Springs. With Noah Earle, Freg Klyma, Parry Larkin and Vagabond Van. Songwriting contest Nov. 8 at Basin Park. Some events free, some with a fee. ozarkfolkfestival.com or 888-855-7823.
JOEY DEFRANCESCO TRIO: 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $15-$30. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
UA MASTER CHORALE AND SCHOLA CANTORUM “FAURE REQUIEM”: 8 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
“YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU”: 8 p.m. Nov. 7-8 and Nov. 14-15 and Nov. 20-22, and 2 p.m. Nov. 16 and Nov. 23 at the Rogers Little Theater. $7.50-$42. RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.
“ANNE OF GREEN GABLES”: 3 p.m. Nov. 8-9 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $8-$16. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
UA INSPIRATIONAL SINGERS: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
PAVLO: 2 p.m. Nov. 9 at Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. $5-$25. bentonville.k12.ar.us/arendarts or 855-1968.
UA WIND SYMPHONY & SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA “DESTINY”: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
O.A.R., JONATHAN TAYLOR AND NORTHERN LIGHTS: 8 p.m. Nov. 10 at Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. $25. ticketmaster.com or 575-6785.
EMPTY BOWLS: 6-9 p.m. Nov. 11 at George’s on Dickson Street in Fayetteville. Benefits NWA Food Bank. Live music by Shack. $20-$25; includes simple gourmet soup dinner and handmade bowl. For more contact Kelly Wilks at flatrockclay.com or 521-3181.
UA RAZORBACK BAND SPECTACULAR: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 11 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
BALLET MASTER CLASS WITH LES GRANDS BALLET CANADIENS DE MONTREAL: 5:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $25. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
ART AMISS 9: Nov. 13 at the Dickson Theatre in Fayetteville. artamiss.org.
LES GRANDS BALLET CANADIENS DE MONTREAL: 7 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $18-$30. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
“PEARL’S SIXTH WEDDING”: 8 p.m. Nov. 14-15 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 224 N. East St. in Fayetteville. Featuring beloved characters from the “Dupont, Mississippi” series. $17-$20. Includes reception following show. 571-4879.
BOB & TOM COMEDY ALL-STARS: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $31.50. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET: 7 p.m. Nov. 17-18 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $42-$50. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
“PUSS IN BOOTS”: 3 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $8-$16. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
PUNCH BROTHERS: 8 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $18-$28. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
ACO CHORALE “HOLIDAY IN MUSIC CONCERT”: 3 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $4-$8. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.