8 Days A Week

SPECIAL EVENTS

END OF SUMMER DAZE — Friday through Sunday at the Hazel Valley Ranch. Three day camping festival with holistic, artistic and recreational events. Ticketed event. $65-$100. On Facebook or Fayettechill.com.

DANNY HURLEY ARTIST’S RECEPTION — 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at The Artists Retreat Center, 13467 Lookout Drive in Bella Vista. With NWA musical instrument makers John Cook and Josh Blades. Free; public invited. ArtistRetreatCenter.com or 268-6463.

MAGDALENE FAYETTEVILLE FUNDRAISER — 7:30 p.m. Friday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Fayetteville. Music with Loren Barrigar and Mark Mazengard, and Shannon Wurst. Free. 409-1224.

OVARIAN CANCER BENEFIT — 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Beef O’Brady‘s, 2500 SW 14th St. in Bentonville. Bounce house, face painting and more. Music with John Silva and Whiskey Neverland. Benefits UAMS Cancer Research, and the Kristen J. Madsen Wig Boutique. 268-4545.

STAGE AND SCREEN

SHORT FILM FESTIVAL: UNITING THE POWER OR ART AND NATURE — 8:30 to 10 p.m. Friday at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. Free with online registration. CrystalBridges.org or 657-2335.

“BLUE TATTOO” — 11 a.m. Aug. 28, and “FOLK” — 2 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Fayetteville Public Library. Part of Fayetteville Roots Festival. Free. faylib.org or 856-7000.

“ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS” — Aug. 28 through Sept. 21 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For ages 13 years and older. $15-$38. Theatre2.org or 443-5600.

WORDS

ART TALK: “KEITH HARING: FROM CARTOONS TO POLITICS” WITH SARA SEGERLIN — 1 p.m. today at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. CrystalBridges.org or 418-5700.

THE FICTION FORGE WRITER’S WORKSHOP — 6 to 7 p.m. today at the Springdale Public Library. With Brad Carter. Meets first and third Thursdays each month. SpringdaleLibrary.org or 750-8180.

GENDER BOOK CLUB: “FEMINISM IS FOR EVERYBODY” — 6:30 p.m. today at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. NightbirdBooks.com or 443-2080.

PLOT WORKSHOP — 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, and MAGICAL REALISM AND THE LITERARY FANTASTIC WORKSHOP — 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Village Writing School, 177 Huntsville Road in Eureka Springs. With Gary Guinn, and Kevin Brockmeier. Registration required. $25 each. VillageWritingSchool.com or 292-3665.

SCIENCE FICTION BOOK CLUB — 5:30 p.m. Monday at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. “The Year’s Best Science Fiction, Thirtieth Annual Collection” for July and August. “The Golem and the Jinni” by Helene Wecker for September. Meets fourth Monday each month. NightbirdBooks.com or 443-2080.

OZARK POETS AND WRITERS COLLECTIVE — 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. Featuring Richard Massey. Open mic. Free. On Facebook or OzarkWriters.WordPress.com.

SKYSPACE DISCUSSION: “THE WAY OF COLOR” — 7:45 p.m. Wednesday at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. Free. CrystalBridges.org or 418-5700.

KIBBLES AND BOOKS THERAPY DOG READING SESSION — 5:30 to 7 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Springdale Public Library. Also 9/10 and 9/25. For kids. Registration required. SpringdaleLibrary.org or 750-8180.

FICTION BOOK CLUB — 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. “All the Light We Cannot See“ by Anthony Doerr for August. “Bring Up the Bodies” by Hilary Mantel for September. Meets fourth Thursdays each month. NightbirdBooks.com or 443-2080.

******************Standing Words Events/Long-term class listings*******************

CRITIQUE CIRCLE — 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every other Saturday in Fayetteville. For aspiring and experienced authors. With author and teacher Gabrielle Idlet. $25 per meeting, with an initial commitment of four sessions. gidlet@gmail.com or 966-5935.

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP — 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays in Fayetteville. For aspiring and experienced authors. With author and teacher Gabrielle Idlet. $15 per class. First workshop free. gidlet@gmail.com or 966-5935.

MUSIC

LYNYRD SKYNYRD — 8 p.m. Friday at the Pavilion at Downstream Casino in Quapaw, Okla. Doors open at 7 p.m. DownstreamCasino.yapsody.com or 918-919-6000.

BATS AND BLUES — 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Watershed Sanctuary, 221 S. Main St. in Cave Geo-Quest Challenge. Music with Arkansauce at 7 p.m. Gray bat watch at dusk. BYO lawn chairs and blankets. Free. irwp.org or 220-8194.

CHEECH & CHONG — Saturday at the AMP in Rogers. With WAR. $49-$69. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com.

SARA SANT’AMBROGIO — 2 p.m. Sunday at The Auditorium, 32 S. Main St. in Eureka Springs. Doors open at 1:30 p.m.$10. TheAud.org.

FAYETTEVILLE ROOTS FESTIVAL — Aug. 28-31 at bars, clubs, and the Fayetteville Public Library in Fayetteville. Performances, film screenings, workshops, panel discussions, and more. FayettevilleRoots.com. POP-UP CONCERTS — 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 30, and LABOR DAY CONCERT — 2 to 6 p.m. Sept. 1 at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. Free. CrystalBridges.org or 657-2335.

******************Standing Music Events/Long-term class listings*******************

JODY’S LIVING ROOM OPEN MIC — 8 to 11 p.m. Tuesdays at The Stolen Glass in Fayetteville. Fayetteville‘s longest running open mic. Facebook.com/JodysLivingRoom.

LEARNING

NATIONAL RAILWAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S BOSTON MOUNTAIN CHAPTER — 7 p.m. today at the Shiloh Museum in Springdale. Meets third Thursday each month, except December. ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165.

OZARK WIRELESS SOCIETY — 10 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum in Springdale. Meets fourth Saturday each month. ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165.

SENSUAL DANCE FUSION CLASS — 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 14 at the Fayetteville Movement Co-op, 6302 S. Wilkerson St. in Fayetteville. With Maria. $10 per class; drop-ins welcome. FayettevilleMovement.com or 520-812-9231.

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE — 7 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Shiloh Museum in Springdale. Meets fourth Thursday each month, no meetings in November and December. ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165.

******************Standing Learning Events/Long-term class listings*******************

DANCE CLASSES — at Eliese Studio, 963 N. Shiloh Drive in Fayetteville. Middle Eastern folk, bellydance, ballet, hip hop, stretching, baton twirling, and more. Days, times, costs vary. DanceByEliese.com or 957-5709.

WEST AFRICAN DRUMMING CLASS — 6 p.m., and DANCE CLASS — 7 p.m. Thursdays at Mount Sequoyah in Fayetteville. With Angelo Yao. $10-$18. AfriqueAya.org or 466-9642.

PORTRAIT DRAWING — 9 a.m. to noon Fridays, and LIVE NUDE FIGURE DRAWING — 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Fayetteville Underground, 101 W. Mountain. Bring your own art supplies. Models and easels provided. All ages and abilities. $5-$7, goes to the model. FayettevilleUnderground.com or 871-2722.

SALSA AND LATIN DANCE LESSONS — 9 p.m. Fridays at Teatro Scarpino, 329 N. West Ave. in Fayetteville. $10, includes dancing from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Scarpino.com or 966-7363.

MIND, BODY, SPIRIT

PROSTATE CANCER PEER NETWORK — 6 to 7:30 p.m. today at Washington Regional Cancer Support Home, 1101 N. Woolsey Ave. in Fayetteville. For men, women, survivors at various stages, and friends. Meets third Thursday of the month. ArProstateCancer.org, 501-379-8027 or 1-800-338-1383.

WE CONNECT — 3 p.m. Sunday at the OMNI Center in Fayetteville. Women’s group meets second and fourth Sundays each month. OmniCenter.org.

CAREGIVERS OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA SUPPORT GROUP — 1 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Schmieding Center in Springdale. Meets on the second Tuesday and fourth Wednesday of the month. No fee, no registration. SchmiedingCenter.org or 751-3043.

*******Standing MBS Events************

BUDDHIST MEDITATION AND SPIRITUAL SUPPORT GROUP —7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Arkansas Yoga Center, 1949 Green Acres in Fayetteville. Free, open to all. ArYoga.com.

PROSPERITY MEDITATIONS —3 to 4 p.m. first Saturday of the month, BOOK CLUB — 4 to 5 p.m. first Saturday of the month, SUNDAY MEETING — 2 p.m., and SHARE YOUR HEALING SKILLS — 3 to 5 p.m. first Sunday of the Month, HEALING CIRCLE MEDITATION — 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, at the Ozark Research Institute, 744 W. Skelton St. in Fayetteville. Some free, some with a fee. OzarkResearch.org or 582-9197.

FAYETTEVILLE QUAKERS — 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Sundays followed by a social hour, and MEETING FOR HEALING — 1 p.m. Fridays at the Omni Center in Fayetteville. Open to the public. FayettevilleFriends.org or 888-909-1110.

TAKING OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY (TOPS) — 5:15 p.m. Mondays at Temple Baptist Church in Rogers. National Non-Profit Weight Losing Club. 382-0400 or 636-8145.

SPRING FOREST QIGONG PRACTICE GROUP — 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. With Rick Blough. 313-3269.

YOGA CLASS — 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Public Library. For adults. Meets every Monday. Free. faylib.org or 856-7000.

A COURSE IN MIRACLES — 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Fayetteville. Bring your book and enter through back door off U.S. Highway 71-B by the Youth Center sign. 445-2212.

FALUN GONG MEDITATION GROUP — 7 p.m. Mondays, and ROOTED VISION HEALING DRUMS — 1 to 5 p.m. first Sunday of the month at the Omni Center in Fayetteville. OmniCenter.org.

FITNESS CLASSES — available at the Jones Center in Springdale. Indoor and outdoor walking tracks and trails, and the Fitness Center has weights and equipment for use. Fees vary. TheJonesCenter.net or 757-4106.

SENIORS

DANCE WITH OK COUNTRY — 6:30 p.m. today, and SEEGMILLER MUSIC — 10:30 a.m. Aug. 28 at the Farmington Senior Activity Center, 340 W. Main St. 267-5709.

********Standing Senior Events**********

KNIGHT SHIFT — 9:30 a.m. Fridays, and ART AND EXERCISE CLASSES — at various times each week at the Fayetteville Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 945 S. College Ave. 571-2920.

BINGO —9:30 a.m. Thursdays, PITCH — noon Tuesdays and Thursdays, PEPPI — 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, WALK WITH EASE — 8:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; AF EXERCISE — 10:30 a.m. Mondays and 10 a.m. Wednesdays, DANCERCISE — 1 p.m. Wednesday and Fridays, SUPER NOGGIN — 10 a.m. Mondays, MUSIC — 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, GOSPEL SING — 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Farmington Senior Activity Center, 340 W. Main St. 267-5709.

OUTDOORS

SPEAKER SERIES: WATERSHED PROTECTION POLICY — 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Rogers Public Library. With Randy Easley. Registration required. BeaverWatershedAlliance.org or 750-8007.

MEMORY MAKER TRIATHLON AND AQUA BIKE — Saturday at Lake Windsor in Bella Vista. Benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. MemoryMakerTriathlon.com.

VEGETABLE GRILLING WORKSHOP — 6:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. With Jim Sposato. Registration required. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

*******STANDING OUTDOORS EVENTS***********

WILSON PARK POOL — 1 p.m. daily through Aug. 17 at Wilson Park in Fayetteville. $2-$105. AccessFayetteville.org.

FAYETTEVILLE FARMERS’ MARKET — 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, and 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through Nov. 22 on the Fayetteville Square. SUNDAY FARMERS’ MARKET — 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays through October 26 at the Jefferson Center Playground, 612 S. College in Fayetteville. SNAP/EBT accepted. FayettevilleFarmersMarket.org.

LITTLE SPROUTS — 9:30 and 10:15 a.m. Wednesdays through October at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. For preschoolers with their adult. Free for child and members; $7 for non-member adults. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

RAZORHILLS — noon Sundays at the Agri Park in Fayetteville. Local Amtgard LARP chapter. No fees. Must be over 16 years to play. Amtgard-eh.com, aMcKaskle@gmail.com or 337-940-2689.

AUDITIONS, ENTRIES, VOLUNTEERS

COMPASSION GAMES INFORMATIONAL MEETING — 10 :30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Games held Sept. 11-21 in Fayetteville. CompassionGames.org.

AMERICAN GIRL FASHION SHOW MODEL AUDITIONS — 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. Girls sizes 6x and 10 needed. Fashion show is Oct. 4-5. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“LEND ME A TENOR” AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Sept. 1-2 at the Rogers Little Theater. RogersLittleTheater.org or 631-8988.

“DEATH BY DESIGN” AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Sept. 8-9 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

OZARK QUILT FAIR ENTRIES — due Sept. 10 at Shiloh Museum in Springdale. $10 entry fee. Application and information at ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165.

“BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER” AUDITIONS — 1 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“A CHRISTMAS STORY” CHILDREN’S AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Nov. 3-4 at the Rogers Little Theater. RogersLittleTheater.org or 631-8988.

“LEGALLY BLONDE: THE MUSICAL” AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Deb. 8-9 at the Rogers Little Theater. RogersLittleTheater.org or 631-8988.

“ALMOST, MAINE” AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Dec. 15-16 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“ILLINOIS JANE AND THE PYRAMID OF PERIL” AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Jan. 12-13 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING” AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Feb. 9-10 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

****Standing Call For event***

FRESH MEAT ROLLER DERBY BOOT CAMP — 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sundays at the Starlight Skatium, 612 N. College Ave. in Fayetteville. Skaters, referees, and pencil pushers needed. All levels welcome. $5. nwaRollerDerby.com or 442-7660.

ART

ARSAGA’S AT THE DEPOT — 548 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. Arsagas.com or 443-9900. Photographs by Mike Price through August.

ARTISTS RETREAT CENTER ( THE ARC) — 13467 Lookout Drive, Bella Vista. ArtistRetreatCenter.com or 268-6463. “Our Father’s Tools”, photographs of vintage hand tools by Danny Hurley, Friday through Sept. 22.

ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS — 214 S. Main St., Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441. “Artists of Northwest Arkansas” through Aug. 29.

FAYETTEVILLE UNDERGROUND — 101 W. Mountain, Ste. 222, Fayetteville. FayettevilleUnderground.com or 871-2722. Fayetteville Underground artists are David Bachman, Kate Baer, Cheri Bohn, Natatli Brown, William Mayes Flanagan, Stacie Florer, Ben Flowers, Alli Woods Frederick, Mike Davis Gutierrez, Mike Haley, Kevin Haynie, Nichole Howard, Don House, Hank Kaminsky, MM Kent, Kirk Lanier, Hisae Kimura Law, Robert Lemming, Elijah John Mathis, Martha Molina, Gregory Moore, Lisa Jo Outlaw, Ed Pennebaker, Stephanie Petet, Doug Randall, Sheila Richards, Adam Ritchey, Sabine Schmidt, John Sewell, Robert Shinn, Susy Siegele, Jeanne Vockroth, Janis Gill Ward. “Shifted Territories” featuring works by Ashley Lindsey, Stephanie Petet, Colleen Poplawski, and Ashley Roller, and works by Cheri Bohn through Aug. 31.

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.

SPRINGDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY — 405 S. Pleasant St., Springdale. SpringdaleLibrary.org or 750-8180. Works by Janna Columbus through August.

TERRA STUDIOS, MUSE GALLERY AND COFFEEHOUSE — Free admission. Experience a wonderland of art. Explore the 10-acre art park with sculptures, fountains, murals and a stone labyrinth. Watch glassblowers make the world-famous Bluebird of Happiness. Enjoy treats in the coffee house. Visit the gallery representing more than 70 local artists. Wonderful handmade gifts. Music at Terra 1 to 4 p.m. in the gallery every Sunday. Find us on Facebook for news, events, and music listings. Check out the new event center for your special gathering. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 13 miles east of Fayetteville off Arkansas 16 at 12103 Hazel Valley Road. TerraStudios.com or 643-3185.

***WHITE LOTUS SALON AND MASSAGE — 4750 Mission, Fayetteville. WhiteLotusSalonAndMassage.com or 582-4806. Open Tuesday-Saturday. Featuring local artists and handmade gifts. Photography and mixed media by Shelley Duchesne for August.

MUSEUMS

ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER — Ninth and Commerce streets, Little Rock. ArkArts.com or 501-372-4000. “Inspiration to Illumination: Recent Work by Museum School Photography Instructors” through Oct. 26. “National Drawing Invitational: Outside the Lines” through Oct. 5. Susan Paulsen: Wilmot” and the Delta Exhibition, featuring works by Louis Watts of Bentonville, through Sept. 28.

CLINTON HOUSE MUSEUM — 930 W. Clinton Drive, Fayetteville. $8 admission. ClintonHouseMuseum.org or 877-BIL-N-HILL.

CRYSTAL BRIDGES MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART — 600 Museum Way, Bentonville. CrystalBridges.org or 418-5700. “American Encounters: Anglo-American Portraiture in an Era of Revolution” through Sept. 15. “Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie” through Sept. 1.

FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM — 1601 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. fsram.org or 784-2787. “Selections from the Permanent Collection” Friday through Nov. 2. River Valley Invitational through Sept. 14.

ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM — 322 S. Second St., Rogers. RogersArkansas.com/Museum or 621-1154. “Up in the Air” on hot air balloons through Sept. 1.

SHILOH MUSEUM — 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds. “A Boy’s Toy”, on toys from the 1930s and 1940s through March 24, 2015. “Just Doing My Work”, paintings by Essie Ward, through Jan. 10, 2015. “Healing Waters”, on medicinal springs through Dec. 13.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FINE ARTS CENTER GALLERY — Fayetteville. Art.uArk.edu/FineArtsGallery or 575-7987. “18 Verticals, 70 Horizontals” sculpture on the southeast lawn through 2017.

COMING SOON

LIVE BROADCASTS: OZARKS AT LARGE — noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 29, and TALES FROM THE SOUTH — 3 to 4 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Fayetteville Public Library. faylib.org or 856-7000.

FOREIGNER — 7 p.m. Aug. 29 at the AMP in Rogers. With The Uncrowned Kings. $43.50-$49.50. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com.

ARKANSANS FOR HUMAN AND CIVIL RIGHTS — 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Omni Center, 3274 Lee Ave. in Fayetteville. Light lunch at noon. OmniCenter.org.

PRAIRIE GROVE CLOTHESLINE FAIR — Aug. 30-Sept. 1 at Prairie Grove Battlefield Park on Arkansas 62. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

GINNY SIMS ARTIST’S RECEPTION — 7 p.m. Aug. 30 at Bottle Rocket Gallery, 1495 S. Finger Road in Fayetteville. On Facebook, BottleRocketGallery.com or 443-5121.

ROBERT CRAY — 8 p.m. Aug. 30 at The Auditorium, 32 S. Main St. in Eureka Springs. $55-$75. TheAud.org.

TOWARD COLLECTIVE LIBERATION BOOK FORUM — 2 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Omni Center, 3274 Lee Ave. in Fayetteville. With young Little Rock activists. OmniCenter.org.

KENNY ROGERS — 8 p.m. Sept. 5 at the Pavilion at Downstream Casino in Quapaw, Okla. Doors open at 6 p.m. $20-$40. DownstreamCasino.yapsody.com or 918-919-6000.

“THE BAD SEED” — Sept. 5-7 and Sept. 12-13 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

BEGINNERS GOLF SEMINARS — 10 to 11 a.m. Saturdays Sept. 6-27 at Tanyard Creek Practice Center, 10 Nature Trail Lane in Bella Vista. For adults. Registration required. $20. BellaVistaPOA.com or 855-5079.

DISCOVER THE GROUNDS: BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATIONS — 9 a.m. Sept. 6 at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. Free with online registration. CrystalBridges.org or 418-5700.

NUBA MOUNTAIN FUNDRAISER — 7 p.m. Sept. 6 at the OMNI Center, 3274 Lee Ave. in Fayetteville. With Sam Totten. OmniCenter.org.

OPEN MIC FOR PEACE — Sept. 7 at the Omni Center, 3274 Lee Ave. in Fayetteville. With Medicine Wheel. Judi Neal and Ralph Ellis host. OmniCenter.org.

IT’S A MYSTERY LAUGH & LEARN LIBRARY LAB: VERY MYSTERIOUS — 4:30 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Springdale Public Library. Also 9/16: Histories Mysteries, 9/23: Secret Agent Kids, 9/30: The Hounds of Libraryville. For kids 6-9 years old. SpringdaleLibrary.org or 750-8180.

JAZZ EUREKA — Sept. 9-14 in Eureka Springs. The Speakeasy 7 p.m. Sept. 9 at The Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow. $10. Great Gatsby-esque Lawn Party 7 p.m. at the Crescent Hotel. $10. Rodney Block 5 p.m. Sept. 12, and Matt & Gus, Brandon Mezzelo, Walter Savage, and Northeast State University Jazz All Stars featuring Tommy Poole noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 13 in Basin Spring Park. Free. Fayetteville Jazz Collective 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12 at the Aud. $12. Bossa Screwnova and J Funk 9:30 a.m. Sept. 13 at the White Street Farmers‘ Market. Second Saturday Gallery Stroll The Last Southern Gentleman Tour with Ellis Marsalis, Jr., and his son Delfeayo Marsalis — 8 p.m. Sept. 13 at The Auditorium in Eureka Springs. $25-$47.50. Jazz Martini After Party 9 p.m. Sept. 13 at DeVito’s. Sunday Jazz Brunch 9 a.m. at the Crescent Hotel. Free-$24.95.TheAud.org, JazzEureka.org or 253-7333.

CHEFS IN THE GARDEN — 6 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. Cooking demonstrations, sampling, wines, and more with local chefs. Ticketed event. $50. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

COMPASSION GAMES: SURVIVAL OF THE KINDEST — Sept. 11-21 in Fayetteville. CompassionGames.org.

JAMES KELTNER AND DAN SNOW ARTISTS RECEPTION — 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 11 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“TOWARD COLLECTIVE LIBERATION” AUTHOR CHRIS CRASS — Sept. 11 at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. OmniCenter.org.

MEDICINE STONE MUSIC FESTIVAL — Sept. 11-13 at Diamondhead Resort, 12081 Oklahoma 10 in Tahlequah, Ok. With Cody Canada and the Departed, Shinyribs, The Great Divide, and more. MedicineStoneOK.com.

JAKE OWEN — 7 p.m. Sept. 11 at the AMP in Rogers. With Eli Young Band and The Cadillac Three. Doors open at 6 p.m. $32-$54. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com.

“FIDDLER ON THE ROOF” — 8 p.m. Sept. 12-13, Sept. 18-20, and Sept. 25-27, and 2 p.m. Sept. 14, Sept. 21, and Sept. 28 at the Rogers Little Theater. $17-$48. RogersLittleTheater.org or 631-8988.

BACON BOWL, AND WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SQUIRREL COOK-OFF AND CALLING COMPETITION — 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 13 in downtown Bentonville. Bacon Bowl: $8-$10. Squirrel Cook-Off: Free. On Facebook or BaconBowl.net; SquirrelCookOff.com.

OZARK QUILT FAIR — 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 13 at Shiloh Museum in Springdale. ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165.

WALK THROUGH HISTORY: DOWNTOWN MCGEHEE — 11 a.m. Sept. 13 in Ozark, AR. Also 10/11: Downtown Bentonville, 11/15: Murfreesboro Courthouse Square, 12/13: Taylor House and Cemetery/Hollywood Plantation near Winchester in Drew County. Free. ArkansasPreservation.org or 501-324-9880.

PESTO FEST — Sept. 13 at TriCycle Farms in Fayetteville. OmniCenter.org.

NWA MOUNTAIN BIKE CHAMPIONSHIPS — Sept. 13 at Devil’s Den State Park in West Fork. Helmets required. Tim.Scott@Arkansas.gov or 761-3325.

NWA BUSINESS WOMEN’S CONFERENCE — Sept. 16 at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers. Olympian Sanya Richards-Ross as keynote speaker. $65 and up. nwaBusinessWomensConference.com.

3D PRINTING FOR TEENS — Sept. 16-18 at the Fayetteville Public Library. Registration required. faylib.org or 856-7000.

JM BAND — 6:30 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. BYO picnic and blankets. Free. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

“CALLA AND THE CATERPILLAR” BOOK RELEASE PARTY — 5:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

NWA BLUE CHALLENGE — Sept. 17 at George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville. Winners advance to the International Blues Challenge in Memphis. OzarkBluesSociety.org.

“STUART LITTLE” — 7 p.m. Sept. 18-19, 2 and 7 p.m. Sept. 20, and 2 p.m. Sept. 21 at Arts Live Theatre, 818 N. Sang Ave. in Fayetteville. $6-$8. ArtsLiveTheatre.com or 521-4932.

“SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS” — 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18-20 and Sept. 24-27, and 2 p.m. Sept. 21 and Sept. 28 at the Fort Smith Little Theatre, 401 N. 6th St. fslt.org or 783-2966.

BELLA VISTA HAY DAYS — 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 19, and 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20 at the corner of Rogers Drive and Arkansas 279 in Bella Vista. Inflatables, water balloons, face painting, train and pony rides, entertainment, and more. Free for kids and families. BVHayDays.com.

MOVIE MATINEE WITH CAR & TRACK BUILDING — 2 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Springdale Public Library. For kids and families. SpringdaleLibrary.org or 750-8180.

NWA FALL BRIDAL SHOW — noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Fayetteville Town Center. VIP experience 11 a.m. to noon for $50. Ticketed event. $3-$5. nwaBridalCommunity.com.

EUREKA HOUSE CONCERT: GORDIE TENTREES — 6 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 17 Elk St. in Eureka Springs. Doors open at 5 p.m. for meet and greet potluck. $15. Also 10:5: Randle Chowning, 7 p.m. 11/3: Jonathan Byrd with Potluck at 6 p.m., 6 p.m. 2/22: Sam Baker with Potluck at 5 p.m., 3/8: Harpeth Rising, 4/5: Rebecca Loebe. $15 at the door; $60 for season tickets. EurekaHouseConcerts.com or 244-0123.

LEGO CLUB PARTY — 4:30 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Springdale Public Library. For kids 6-9 years old. SpringdaleLibrary.org or 750-8180.

BIKES, BLUES AND BBQ — Sept. 24-27 in Fayetteville. Bike parades and poker runs, live music, BBQ, and more. BikesBluesAndBBQ.org.

PLEIN AIR PAINTING WORKSHOP — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 24-26 at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, 1601 Rogers Ave. With John Lasater IV. Registration required. $250-$300. fsram.org or 784-2787.

RAIN BARREL WORKSHOP — 4 and 5:30 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. For Lake Fayetteville residents. Registration required. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

“POOR RELATIONS”, AND “V IS FOR VIOLIN” — Sept. 25-28 at the University of Arkansas Theatre in Fayetteville. $5-$10. Drama.uArk.edu or 575-4752.

BEAVER LAKE WATERSHED SYMPOSIUM — Sept. 26 in Huntsville. BeaverWatershedAlliance.org or 750-8007.

THE AVETT BROTHERS — 8 p.m. Sept. 26 at the AMP in Rogers. Gates open at 6 p.m. $32-$53.50. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com.

ART WORKSHOP — 11 a.m. Sept. 27 at the Springdale Public Library. With Sean Fitzgibbon. For kids and families. SpringdaleLibrary.org or 750-8180.

VERBAL TAPESTRIES — 7 p.m. to midnight Sept. 27 at the Executive Escape Lounge, 1120 S. Walton Blvd. in Bentonville. Performances begin at 9 p.m. Free. On Facebook or VerbalTapestries.com.

“RED RIDING HOOD” — 3 p.m. Sept. 27-28 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $8-$16. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

TRUE LIT FESTIVAL — Oct. 1-5 at the Fayetteville Public Library. With author Jacqueline Woodson 7 p.m. Oct. 3. TrueLitFest.com or 856-7207.

“GODSPELL” — Oct. 3-12 at the University of Arkansas Theatre in Fayetteville. $5-$20. Drama.uArk.edu or 575-4752.

FUNKADESI — Oct. 3 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

THE DOOBIE BROTHERS — 8 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Pavilion at Downstream Casino in Quapaw, Okla. Doors open at 7 p.m. DownstreamCasino.yapsody.com or 918-919-6000.

AMERICAN GIRL FASHION SHOW — Oct. 4-5 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

SANTANA — 7 p.m. Oct. 5 at the AMP in Rogers. Doors open at 6 p.m. $40-$130. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com.

FOSTER THE PEOPLE — 7 p.m. Oct. 8 at the AMP in Rogers. With Fitz and The Tantrums. Doors open at 6 p.m. $32. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com.

OZARK MOUNTAIN DAREDEVILS — Oct. 11 at The Auditorium, 32 S. Main St. in Eureka Springs. With Brewer & Shipley, and Danny Cox. $32-$37. TheAud.org.

“HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL” — 7 p.m. Oct. 16-17, 2 and 7 p.m. Oct. 18, and 2 p.m. Oct. 19 at Arts Live Theatre, 818 N. Sang Ave. in Fayetteville. $6-$8. ArtsLiveTheatre.com or 521-4932.

“PROOF” — Oct. 16 through Nov. 2 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For ages 13 years and older. $15-$38. Theatre2.org or 443-5600.

“NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT” — Oct. 21-26 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“DEATH BY DESIGN” — Oct. 24 through Nov. 1 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

MACY GRAY — Oct. 26 at the Osage Million Dollar Elm Casino in Tulsa. MacyGray.com.

“LEND ME A TENOR” — Oct. 31 through Nov. 9 at the Rogers Little Theater. $17-$48. RogersLittleTheater.org or 631-8988.

5X5 EXHIBITION AUCTION AND JAZZ SOIREE — 5:55 to 7:55 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

CAMERON CARPENTER — Nov. 6 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“KIN” — Nov. 7-16 at the University of Arkansas Theatre in Fayetteville. $5-$20. Drama.uArk.edu or 575-4752.

ACO CHORALE FALL CONCERT — 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $7-$12. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

JAKE SHIMABUKURO — Nov. 14 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

UNDERGRADUATE PROJECT — Nov. 20-23 at the University of Arkansas Theatre in Fayetteville. $5-$10. Drama.uArk.edu or 575-4752.

BRICK FIELDS: UP CLOSE AND SOULLY PERSONAL — 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $8-$16. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“ELF” — Nov. 25-26 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS” — Nov. 26 through Dec. 21 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For all ages. $15-$38. Theatre2.org or 443-5600.

“A CHRISTMAS STORY” — Dec. 5-14 at the Rogers Little Theater. $17-$48. RogersLittleTheater.org or 631-8988.

“WINTER WONDERLAND” — 3 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. With the Arkansas Winds Community Concert Band. Free. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

MEDIAEVAL BAEBES — Dec. 11 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“MYTHBUSTERS: BEHIND THE MYTHS” — Dec. 12 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER” — Dec. 12-14 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“THE NUTCRACKER” — Dec. 19-21 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. With Moscow Classical Ballet. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

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WALKIN’ THE LINE WITH CHRIS CASH — 7:30 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $8-$16. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“SLAVA’S SNOWSHOW” — Jan. 20-25 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“LOOK AWAY” — Jan. 29 through February 22 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For ages 13 years and older. $15-$38. Theatre2.org or 443-5600.

TANGRAM — Jan. 30 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

THE HOT SARDINES — Feb. 5 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“ALMOST, MAINE” — Feb. 6-14 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL” — Feb. 15 through March 1 at the Rogers Little Theater. $17-$48. RogersLittleTheater.org or 631-8988.

“CAMELOT” — Feb. 17-22 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

KORESH DANCE COMPANY — March 6 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“ILLINOIS JANE AND THE PYRAMID OF PERIL” — 3 p.m. March 7-8 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT” — March 10-15 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

TALES FROM THE SOUTH: ON THE ROAD — 7:30 p.m. March 15 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $20-$25. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“SUPERIOR DONUTS” — April 2-26 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For ages 13 years and older. $15-$38. Theatre2.org or 443-5600.

“MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING” — April 10-18 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

SO PERCUSSION — April 16 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

WENDY WHELAN — April 18 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“CELEBRATE ARKANSAS” — 7:30 p.m. April 25 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. With the Arkansas Winds Community Concert Band. $10. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“ONCE” — April 29 through May 3 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

ACO CHORALE SPRING CONCERT — May 2 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $7-$12. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

ARKANSAS NEW PLAY FESTIVAL — June 18-28 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For ages 13 years and older. $15-$38. Theatre2.org or 443-5600.

ARTOSPHERE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA — June 19 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.