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HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS

GREEN FRIDAY — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at Hobbs State Park, U.S. 12 east in Rogers. Old timey crafts and games, programs on insects, snakes, fly tying, scavenger hunts and more. Free. 789-5000.

SANTA IN THE PARK — 5 p.m. Friday in Basin Spring Park in Eureka Springs. Also 1 to 3 p.m. 12/6 and 12/13. EurekaSprings.org or 253-7333.

FAMILY SATURDAY: CELEBRATE HANUKKAH — 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Also 12/13: How the Grinch Stole Christmas Storytime, and 12/20: Sweets with Santa. faylib.org or 856-7000.

OPEN HOUSE — 12:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Rogers Historical Museum. Tours, refreshments, crafts, and a visit from Santa. Free. RogerArkansas.com/Museum or 621-1154.

GARDENLAND EXPRESS — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays Nov. 30 through Dec. 14 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. Hayrides, refreshments, and a visit with Santa. Special holiday lights 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 5. $36-$5. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

SILVER TEA — 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs. With the women of St. James’ Episcopal Church. EurekaSprings.org or 253-7333.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE DECORATING WORKSHOP — 4 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Fayetteville Public Library. Registration required. faylib.org or 856-7000.

HOLIDAY MUSIC: KUAF’S LARGE CHRISTMAS SHOW — 6:30 p.m. Dec. 4, HARPIST BETH STOCKDELL — 11 a.m. Dec. 11 and 4 p.m. Dec. 23, OZARK BRONZE BELLRINGERS — 3 p.m. Dec. 14, BRIAN AND TERRI KINDER CHRISTMAS CONCERT — 10:30 a.m. Dec. 17 at the Fayetteville Public Library. faylib.org or 856-7000.

SNOW TRAIN VILLAGE — through Dec. 23 at Gaskins Switch Village, 2051 E. Van Buren in Eureka Springs. Dates and times vary. $2-$5. Benefit’s the Eureka Springs Historical Museum. EurekaSpringsHistoricalMuseum.org or 253-9417.

DAZZLING VILLAGE LIGHTS — through Jan. 3 along the Kingsdale Complex on Riordan Road in Bella Vista. Also a canned food drive for local food pantries through Jan. 2. BellaVistaPOA.com or 855-5019.

SPECIAL EVENTS

***SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY CELEBRATION — Saturday at White Lotus Salon and Massage, 4750 Mission in Fayetteville. Local art and organic hair, skin and bodycare. Specials, treats and give-aways all day. WhiteLotusSalonAndMassage.com or 582-4806.

RETRO GAMING NIGHT — 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Atari to X-Box. For teens. Free. faylib.org or 856-7000.

STAGE AND SCREEN

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

WORDS

“ARKANSAS NIGHTSCAPES: WILDERNESS PHOTOS FROM TWILIGHT ’TIL DAWN” — 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Presentation and booksigning with photographer Tim Ernst. faylib.org or 856-7000.

LIFEWRITERS — 10 a.m. Monday at the Shiloh Museum in Springdale. For people interested in writing the stories of their own lives or those of family and friends. Meets first and third Mondays each month. ShilohMuseum.org or 790-2588.

POETRY BOOK CLUB — 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. Meets first and third Wednesdays each month. NightbirdBooks.com or 443-2080.

THE FICTION FORGE WRITER’S WORKSHOP — 6 to 7 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Springdale Public Library. With Brad Carter. Meets first and third Thursdays each month. SpringdaleLibrary.org or 750-8180.

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WRITERS’ NIGHT OUT — 5 p.m. Thursdays at the Village Writing School, 177 Huntsville Road in Eureka Springs. Speakers, discussions, and a meal. Free. VillageWritingSchool.com or 292-3665.

MUSIC

CODY WALTER TUBA RECITAL — 1 p.m. Sunday, CHRISTOPHER BARNETT OBOE RECITAL — 4:30 p.m. Sunday, TYLER SIMMONS PERCUSSION RECITAL — 7:30 p.m. Sunday, UA TUBA AND EUPHONIUM QUARTETS — 6 p.m. Monday, JACKIE ANDERSON OBOE RECITAL — 8 p.m. Monday, YUDAI HIRONAKA EUPHONIUM RECITAL — 6 p.m. Tuesday, TIMOTHY CLIFFORD PERCUSSION RECITAL — 8 p.m. Tuesday, and UA NEW MUSIC ENSEMBLE — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4 at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall in Fayetteville. Free. Music.UArk.edu or 575-4701.

PRAISE THE LORD! A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE OF DR. EDDIE JONES — 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Free. Music.UArk.edu or 575-4701.

CLINT BLACK: CHRISTMAS WITH YOU — 7 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. With Mallary Hope. $32-$62. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

LEARNING

SQUARE DANCE — 8 p.m. Friday at the Backspace, 541 W. Meadow, Unit H in Fayetteville. Music with Community Band with local musicians. Traditional Southern Squares; danced taught and called. Meets last Friday each month. $5 donation. Backspace Arts on Facebook or MaybellMusic.com.

FIGURE DRAWING — 1 to 3 p.m. Monday at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. Clothed model and materials provided. Meets first and third Mondays each month. Registration required. Free-$10. CrystalBridges.org or 657-2335.

“FROM COMPETITION TO COMPLETION” — 5:30 p.m. Monday at Vol Walker Hall on the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. With architect Hector Mendoza. Free. Architecture.uArk.edu or 575-4704.

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AFTER-SCHOOL ART MENTORSHIP SESSION — 3:30 to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Studio Leilani, 112 W. Center St. in Fayetteville. For grades 1-12. Registration required. $300. Second session begins Jan. 5. StudioLeilani.com or 442-4396.

TOT TUESDAY — 11 a.m. to noon Tuesdays October through April at Studio Leilani, 112 W. Center St. in Fayetteville. No classes in December. For ages 4-5 years. Registration required; drop-ins as space allows. $15-$48. StudioLeilani.com or 442-4396.

WEST AFRICAN DRUMMING CLASS — 6 p.m., and DANCE CLASS — 7 p.m. Thursdays at the Washington Elementary School Gym in Fayetteville. With Angelo Yao. $10-$18. AfriqueAya.org or 870-504-1531.

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

INCEST SURVIVORS GROUP — 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 4 at Mt. Comfort Church of Christ off of Porter Road in Fayetteville. For women 18 years and older. With Rebekah King. Free, small donations to the church appreciated. 531-9470.

MORNING YOGA — 9 a.m. Dec. 4, Dec. 11, and Dec.18 at the Fayetteville Public Library. With Mavie Hogue and Pam Brandt. faylib.org or 856-7000.

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THURSDAY NIGHT THRIVE — 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, and INSPIRATIONAL MESSAGE — 10:30 a.m. Sundays at the Northwest Arkansas Center for Spiritual Living, 1747 N. College in Fayetteville. All faiths and beliefs honored and empowered. nwArkansas.csl.org or 587-8332.

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 p.m. first Saturday of the month, HEALING CIRCLE MEDITATION — 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ozark Research Institute, 744 W. Skelton St. in Fayetteville. Free. 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.

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

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FUN TO BE FIT — 9 a.m. Thursdays and Tuesday, ARTHRITIS EXERCISE — 10 a.m. Thursdays, ACTIVE STRETCH & YOGA — 11 a.m. Thursdays, CARDIO CIRCUIT — 1:15 p.m. Thursdays and 9:15 a.m. Mondays, SILVER SNEAKERS CLASSIC — 2 p.m. Thursdays and Tuesdays, TAI CHI — 10 a.m. Fridays, USE IT OR LOSE IT — 11 a.m. Fridays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, PILATES MAT — 1:15 p.m. Fridays, HEALTHY RHYTHMS — 10:30 a.m. Mondays, BAS EXERCISE — 1:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, EXERCISE WITH DANCE I — 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, EXERCISE WITH DANCE II — 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and SILVER SNEAKERS YOGA STRETCH— 1:15 p.m. Tuesdays at the Fayetteville Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 945 S. College Ave. 571-2920.

BINGO — 10 a.m. Thursdays, MEXICAN TRAIN DOMINOES — 1 p.m. Thursdays, COUNTRY DANCE WITH KNIGHT SHIFT — 9:30 a.m. Fridays, BRIDGE — noon Fridays, WATERCOLORS — 10 a.m. Mondays, WII BOWLING LEAGUE PRACTICE — 12:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, ACRYLIC PAINTING — 10 a.m. Tuesdays, CROCHET — 12:15 p.m. Wednesdays, and CANASTA — 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Fayetteville Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 945 S. College Ave. 571-2920.

BINGO —9:30 a.m. Thursdays, MEXICAN TRAIN DOMINOS — noon Mondays, PITCH — noon Tuesdays and Thursdays, PEPPI — 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, WALK WITH EASE — 8:30 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; AF EXERCISE — 10:30 a.m. Mondays and 10 a.m. Wednesdays, DANCERCISE — 1 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, SUPER NOGGIN — 10 a.m. Mondays, MUSIC — 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and 10:45 a.m. Thursdays, GOSPEL SING — 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Farmington Senior Activity Center, 340 W. Main St. 267-5709.

OUTDOORS

DISCOVER THE GROUNDS: FALL FORAGE TRAIL EXPERIENCE — 11:30 a.m. Friday at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. CrystalBridges.org or 418-5700.

ARKANSAS VS. MISSOURI — Saturday in Fayetteville. ArkansasRazorbacks.com.

EAGLE WATCH TOURS ON BEAVER LAKE — 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays in November, and through February from Rocky Branch Marina in Rogers. Advance tickets required. $5-$10. 789-5000.

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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

CALL FOR ARTISTS— to participate in the Holiday Gift Market and Open House Dec. 6 at The Artists Retreat Center, 13467 Lookout Drive in Bella Vista. For more information, contact Sarah Sparks at director@ArtistRetreatCenter.com or 268-6463.

OPEN CASTING CALL — 5:30 p.m. Dec. 6 at the Rogers Public Library. For the Renaissance Faire of the Ozarks, April 18-19 at the Washington County Fairgrounds. rffoCast@gmail.com.

“LEGALLY BLONDE: THE MUSICAL” AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Dec. 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.

“PRIDE AND PREJUDICE” AUDITIONS — Jan. 5-6 at the Fort Smith Little Theatre, 401 N. 6th St. fslt.org or 783-2966.

CALL FOR COLLECTORS — to display items 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Shiloh Museum in Springdale. For the Cabin Fever Reliever. ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165.

“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.

“DON‘T DRESS FOR DINNER” AUDITIONS — March 2-3 at the Fort Smith Little Theatre, 401 N. 6th St. fslt.org or 783-2966.

“THE BEST OF EVERYTHING” AUDITIONS — April 20-21 at the Fort Smith Little Theatre, 401 N. 6th St. fslt.org or 783-2966.

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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 501-615-3548

ART

ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS — 214 S. Main St., Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441. “Chroma Connections” by the Ozark Pastel Society through Dec. 15.

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. “The Lay of the Land” by Sheila Cotton through Sunday.

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.

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. Art Market through December.

MUSEUMS

ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER — Ninth and Commerce streets, Little Rock. ArkArts.com or 501-372-4000. William Beckman Drawings through Feb. 1, 2015. “A Sense of Balance: The Sculpture of Stoney Lamar” through Jan. 18, 2015.

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. “State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now” through Jan. 19, 2015.

FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM — 1601 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. fsram.org or 784-2787. “”VIVID” by Liz Whitney Quisgard through Jan. 18, 2015. “An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy” through Jan. 4, 2015.

MUSEUM OF NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY — 202 S.W. “O” St., Bentonville. monah.com or 273-2456. Free self guided audio tours of Paleo, Archaic, Woodland, Mississippian and tribal artifacts.

ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM — 322 S. Second St., Rogers. RogersArkansas.com/Museum or 621-1154. “Here Comes Santa Claus” Sunday through Jan. 4, 2015. “Final Respects” on funeral rites, rituals and etiquette through Dec. 27.

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.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS VOL WALKER HALL — Fayetteville. Architecture.uArk.edu or 575-4704. “Observations from the 35th Parallel” by Laura Terry through Dec. 12.

WALTON ARTS CENTER — 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600. “Portraits of Community: Hidden in Plain Sight” by Sedrick Huckaby through Jan. 3, 2015.

COMING SOON

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REPEAL DAY CELEBRATION — 11 a.m. Dec. 5 to 1 a.m. Dec. 6 at the Hive in Bentonville. Prohibition-era costumed bartenders serve up classic speak-easy cocktails to celebrate the passage of the 21st amendment. Period attire encouraged. TheHiveBentonville.com.

AWAKENING SPIRIT CAMP — Dec. 5-6 at Unity of Fayetteville. For kids ages 7-17. Free. Registration required. kcg1947@yahoo.com or 442-0680.

CHRISTMAS PARADE — 6 p.m. Dec. 5 in downtown Eureka Springs. “Light the World” theme with Grand Marshall Miss Arkansas 2014 Ashton Campbell. EurekaSprings.org or 253-7333.

“A CHRISTMAS STORY” — 8 p.m. Dec. 5-6 and Dec. 11-13, and 2 p.m. Dec. 7 and Dec. 14 at the Rogers Little Theater. $17-$48. RogersLittleTheater.org or 631-8988.

****“NOEL” — 7 p.m. Dec. 5, and 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. A continuous music experience from a diverse span of eras and cultures featuring Bentonville High School students. $8-$12. BentonvilleChoirs.com or 800-965-9324.

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA — 7 to 10 a.m. Dec. 6 at the Prairie Grove Senior Center, 475 Ed Staggs Drive. Pancake breakfast benefiting Meals on Wheels. Cancelled in the event of inclement weather. $7, kids under 10 years eat free. 846-2794.

HOBBS STATE PARK TRAILS, GUN RANGE AND PRIMITIVE CAMPGROUNDS CLOSED — Dec. 6-10 for Deer Season Hunting. 789-5000.

FAYETTEVILLE FARMERS’ HOLIDAY MARKET — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 6, Dec. 13, and Dec. 20 at the Jefferson Center Playground, 612 S. College in Fayetteville. SNAP/EBT accepted. FayettevilleFarmersMarket.org.

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA — 8:30, 9:15, and 10 a.m. Dec. 6 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. Children’s ticket includes visit and photo with Santa, Christmas craft, and cookie decorating with Mrs. Claus. $5-$15. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

HOLIDAY GIFT MARKET AND OPEN HOUSE — Dec. 6 at The Artists Retreat Center, 13467 Lookout Drive in Bella Vista. Gift items by local artist, facility tours and more. ArtistRetreatCenter.com or 268-6463.

****ADVENTURE SUBARU ADOPT-A-PET — 10a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 6 at Adventure Subaru, 2269 N. Henbest Drive just off I-49 at the Porter Road Exit in Fayetteville. Free adoption fees for qualified applicants, pet photos with Santa, giveaways and more. $250 donated for each new vehicle sold or leased Nov. 20 through Jan. 2, 2014. With the Animal League of Washington County. 442-8200.

MIXED-MEDIA — 1 to 4 p.m. Dec. 6 at Studio Leilani, 112 W. Center St. in Fayetteville. For adults. Also 1/10: Photo Transfer; 2/7: Printmaking; 3/14: Acrylic; 4/11: Collage. Registration required. $65. StudioLeilani.com or 442-4396.

CHRISTMAS TOUR OF HOMES — 3 to 8 p.m. Dec. 6 in Eureka Springs. Benefits the Eureka Springs Historical Society. Self-guided ticketed tour. EurekaSprings.org or 253-7333.

****ROCHELLE BRADSHAW AND HYPNOTION — 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at City Point Church, 120 Southwinds Road in Farmington. One to two non-perishable food items for entry, to be donated to local food banks and homeless shelters. On Facebook, LexyNexen@gmail.com or 790-2711.

JOHN TWO-HAWKS CHRISTMAS CONCERT — 7 p.m. Dec. 6, and OZARK CHORALE HOLIDAY CONCERT AND COMMUNITY HALLELUJAH CHORUS SING — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Auditorium in Eureka Springs. EurekaSprings.org or 253-7000.

TRAVIS TRITT — 8 p.m. Dec. 6 at the Van Buren Fine Arts Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. $43 and up. TravisTritt.com.

***HOLIDAY ART BAZAAR — 1 to 5 p.m. Dec. 7 at White Lotus Salon and Massage, 4750 Mission in Fayetteville. Local handmade art. WhiteLotusSalonAndMassage.com or 582-4806.

DOWNTON ABBEY SNEAK PREVIEW PARTY — 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org or 856-7000.

TIPS AND TRICKS — 2 to 6 p.m. Dec. 7 at Condom Sense in Fayetteville. Learn about products. Meets monthly. Refreshments. For adults. On Facebook or 444-6228.

“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.

WYNTON MARSALIS: BIG BAND HOLIDAYS — 7 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. With vocalist Cecile McLorin Salvant. $52-$82. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

****TROUT FISHING IN AMERICA — 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 9 at Adventure Subaru, 2269 N. Henbest Drive just off I-49 at the Porter Road Exit in Fayetteville. Free family concert with food and refreshments from local restaurants, breweries and vineyards. Please donate healthy non-perishable food items to benefit Feed Communities food drive Nov. 20 through Jan. 2. 442-8200.

E-READER TEST DRIVE — 5:30 p.m. Dec. 10 at the Fayetteville Public Library. faylib.org or 856-7000.

FREE FLIX BEFORE SIX: THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS — 5:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at the Fayetteville Public Library. Popcorn provided. For teens. Free. faylib.org or 856-7000.

MEDIAEVAL BAEBES — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$25. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

TOT ART — 10:30 a.m. Dec. 12 at the Fayetteville Public Library. For ages 4-5 years old. With Leilani Law. Registration required. faylib.org or 856-7000.

ARKANSAS ANIME FESTIVAL — Dec. 12-14 at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Springdale. CosPlay, graphic artists, DJs, gaming and more. All ages event. $20-$45. ArkansasAnimeFestival.com.

“MYTHBUSTERS: BEHIND THE MYTHS” — 4 and 8 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $30-$125. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER” — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12-13, and 3 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $9-$20. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

WALK THROUGH HISTORY: TAYLOR HOUSE AND CEMETERY/HOLLYWOOD PLANTATION — 11 a.m. Dec. 13 near Winchester in Drew County. Free. ArkansasPreservation.org or 501-324-9880.

SUPER SATURDAYS: SANTA’S HOLIDAY WORKSHOP — 11:30 a.m. Dec. 13 at the Community Creative Center in Fayetteville. For kids 7 years and older. $35. Also 12/20: Poinsettia Candleholder in Clay. CommunityCreativeCenter.org or 571-2706.

SWEET TREAT COOKIE TOUR — 1 to 6 p.m. Dec. 13 at eight bed and breakfasts in Eureka Springs. EurekaSprings.org or 253-7333.

FAYETTEVILLE MATH CIRCLE — 2 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Fayetteville Public Library. With UA math professors and graduate students. For grades 2-5. Fayetteville Math Circle on Facebook, faylib.org or 856-7170.

BREWS AND BRATS — 5 to 9 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Fayetteville Town Center. Benefits local JDRF. $10-$40. BrewsAndBrats.com

“THE NUTCRACKER” — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13 and 2:30 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Arc Best Corporation Performing Arts Center, 55 S. Seventh St. in Fort Smith. With Western Arkansas Ballet. $15-$25. waBallet.org or 785-0152.

A VERY SONA CHRISTMAS — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13, and THE SNOWMAN: A FAMILY CONCERT — 3 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $25-$50. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

PHUNBAGS — 8 p.m. Dec. 13 at the UARK Bowl, 644 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. Cash bar. For ages 21 and older; minors must be accompanied. $7. Phunbags.org, UArkBowl.com or 301-2030.

LEGO CLUB — 4 p.m. Dec. 16 at the Fayetteville Public Library. For grades K-5. faylib.org or 856-7000.

LECTURE ON JAMES MCNEILL WHISTLER— 6 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, 1601 Rogers Ave. With Dr. Henry Rinne. Free-$5. fsram.org or 784-2787.

“THE NUTCRACKER” — 7 p.m. Dec. 19, 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 20, and 2 p.m. Dec. 21 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. With Moscow Classical Ballet. $33-$47. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

FICTION BOOK CLUB — 5:30 p.m. Dec. 18 at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. “Wishin’ and Hopin‘” by Wally Lamb for December. Meets fourth Thursdays each month, except November and December. NightbirdBooks.com or 443-2080.

CANDLELIGHT CAROL SERVICE — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 18 at Central United Methodist Church in Fayetteville. With Hendrix College Choir. Free. rHardin@CentralToLife.com or 442-4237.

JINGLE BELL JOG AND REINDEER RUN — 8 a.m. Dec. 20 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. Breakfast, door prizes, music and more. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

HOLIDAY MOVIE MARATHON: “JINGLE ALL THE WAY2” — 2 p.m. Dec. 22, “ARTHUR CHRISTMAS” — 2 p.m. Dec. 23, “MALEFICENT” — 2 p.m. Dec. 26, “THE HERO OF COLOR CITY” — 2 p.m. Dec. 29, and “HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2” — 2 p.m. Dec. 30 at the Fayetteville Public Library. For families. faylib.org or 856-7170.

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BRIDAL PREVIEW — 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 6-16 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. Tours by appointment only. Free. bgOzarks.org or 750-2620.

RON MYNATT AND FRANK WALLACE, AND STEPHANIE PETET ARTISTS’ RECEPTION — 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

CABIN FEVER RELIEVER OPEN HOUSE — 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Shiloh Museum in Springdale. ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165.

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.

PAT MUSICK AND JERRY CARR ARTISTS’ RECEPTION — 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 16 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

BALLROOM WITH A TWIST — 2 and 8 p.m. Jan. 17 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $26-$56. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“SLAVA’S SNOWSHOW” — 7 p.m. Jan. 20-22, 8 p.m. Jan. 23, 2 and 8 p.m. Jan. 24, and 2 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $30-$60. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

LOOSEN UP WITH AQUAMEDIA PAINTING WORKSHOP — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 21-23 at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, 1601 Rogers Ave. With Robert Burridge. Registration required. $375-$400. fsram.org or 784-2787.

“APRON STRINGS: TIES TO THE PAST” RECEPTION — 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 29 at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, 1601 Rogers Ave. Free-$5. fsram.org or 784-2787.

“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 — 8 p.m. Jan. 30 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$25. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

DANCING WITH THE STARS LIVE — Jan. 31 at Brady Theater in Tulsa, OK. DwtsTour.com.

SONA MASTERWORKS II: FAIRYTALES — 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $28-$50. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

THE HOT SARDINES — 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$25. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“A LITTLE PRINCESS” — Feb. 5-8 at Arts Live Theatre, 818 N. Sang Ave. in Fayetteville. $6-$8. ArtsLiveTheatre.com or 521-4932.

“ALMOST, MAINE” — 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6-7 and Feb 13-14, and 3 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

ELVIS LIVES — 8 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $32-$62. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

ZEEK TAYLOR ARTISTS’ RECEPTION — 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 12 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

“PRIDE AND PREJUDICE” — Feb. 12-22 at the Fort Smith Little Theatre, 401 N. 6th St. $10-$25. fslt.org or 783-2966.

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

“CAMELOT” — 7 p.m. Feb. 17-19, 8 p.m. Feb. 20, 2 and 8 p.m. Feb. 21, and 2 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $36-$74. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

EUREKA HOUSE CONCERT: SAM BAKER — 7 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 17 Elk St. in Eureka Springs. With Shannon Wurst, and Eliot Bronson. Doors open at 6 p.m. for meet and greet potluck. $15. Also 3/8: Harpeth Rising, 4/5: Rebecca Loebe. $15 at the door; $60 for season tickets. EurekaHouseConcerts.com or 244-0123.

RHONDA VINCENT & THE RAGE — 7 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $17-$37. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“BE MY BABY” — Feb. 26-28 at the Fort Smith Little Theatre, 401 N. 6th St. $10-$25. fslt.org or 783-2966.

THE AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES SHOW — 8 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $22-$52. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“THE UGLY DUCKLING” AND “THE TORTOISE AND THE HARE” — 2 p.m. March 1 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. With Lightwire Theater. For families and kids 5 years and older. $8. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

LIVE FROM NASHVILLE — 2 p.m. March 1 at the Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. $5-$25. LiveOnStageNWA.com or 855-9997.

KORESH DANCE COMPANY — 8 p.m. March 6 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$25. 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.

SONA MASTERWORKS III: SURF AND TURF — 7:30 p.m. March 7 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $28-$50. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT” — 7 p.m. March 10-12, 8 p.m. March 13, 2 and 8 p.m. March 14, and 2 p.m. March 15 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $36-$78. 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.

THE MID-TOWN MEN — 7 p.m. March 19 and 8 p.m. March 20 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $39-$59. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“ROCK DOGS” — April 2-5 at Arts Live Theatre, 818 N. Sang Ave. in Fayetteville. $6-$8. ArtsLiveTheatre.com or 521-4932.

“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.

“DON‘T DRESS FOR DINNER” — April 9-19 at the Fort Smith Little Theatre, 401 N. 6th St. $10-$25. fslt.org or 783-2966.

VOICE JAM — April 10-11 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Performances and workshop with regional, national, and international a cappella ensembles. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING” — 7:30 p.m. April 10-11 and April 17-18, and 3 p.m. April 12 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.

SPOT — 2 p.m. April 12 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. With Theater Terra. For families and kids 2 years and older. $8. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

SO PERCUSSION — 7:30 p.m. April 16 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$25. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

WENDY WHELAN — 8 p.m. April 18 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$25. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

THOSE WERE THE DAYS — 2 p.m. April 19 at the Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. $5-$25. LiveOnStageNWA.com or 855-9997.

MARC COHN — 8 p.m. April 24 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $27-$47. 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.

SONA A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES — 7:30 p.m. April 25 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $28-$50. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“ONCE” — 7 p.m. April 29-30, 8 p.m. May 1, 2 and 7:30 p.m. May 2, and 2 p.m. May 3 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $36-$78. 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.

PAUL MCDERMAND — 2 p.m. May 3 at the Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. $5-$25. LiveOnStageNWA.com or 855-9997.

TIMBER! — 7 p.m. May 14 and 8 p.m. May 15 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. With Cirque Alfonse. $15-$35. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“THE GRUFFALOS’ CHILD” — 10 a.m., 2 and 4 p.m. May 16 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. With Tall Stories. For families and kids 4 years and older. $17-$37. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

ROCKLAHOMA — May 22-24 in Pryor, OK. Rocklahoma.com or 866-310-2288.

“THE BEST OF EVERYTHING” — May 28 through June 7 at the Fort Smith Little Theatre, 401 N. 6th St. $10-$25. fslt.org or 783-2966.

ARKANSAS NEW PLAY FESTIVAL — 8 p.m. 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 — 8 p.m. June 19 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$25. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.

“THE GIVER” — June 25-28 at Arts Live Theatre, 818 N. Sang Ave. in Fayetteville. $6-$8. ArtsLiveTheatre.com or 521-4932.