Events

Top Events, Fairs, Festivals in June across Southeast

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Southeast Tourism Society highlights events in 12 states Staff Report June is a prime month for special events and festivals, and the Southeast Tourism Society has identified a dozen of the best in eight states for its Top 20 Events in the Southeast program. Travelers are encouraged to check with individual events for any schedule…

St. Paddy’s Day Celebrations To Make Irishmen Proud

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Staff Report Fayetteville will be in full Irish bloom Sunday with events taking place in honor of the good ol’ Catholic Saint Patrick and community spirit. In the 1600s, close to 100,000 Irish immigrants made their way onto the shores of North America, in what now is the United States. The 1700s brought another 100,000,…

‘Deliverance’ Meets Music For Folk Fun

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For the last 65 years the citizens of Eureka Springs have celebrated their cultural history with music, dance and crafts. If you have grown up in Eureka springs for the last 70 years you were a hedgehopper in third grade and square danced on the stage of the auditorium. Eureka Springs’ 2012 Original Ozark Folk Festival will feature the legendary Ronny Cox., who first made his mark in American culture when he played “Dueling Banjos” on his guitar in the movie “Deliverance,” and the role of ill fated Drew.

Live Music

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  THURSDAY   Chelsea’s Corner Cafe, Eureka Springs: Brown Chicken Brown Cow Cherokee Casino, West Siloam Springs, Okla.: Derryl Perry Foghorn’s on College, Fayetteville: Jamie Wolf Fresco Cafe and Pub, Fayetteville: Juke Joint with Anthony Ball and Friends George’s Majestic Lounge, Fayetteville: Rough Draftz, Admirals JJ’s Grill, Fayetteville: Austin Miller JJ’s Grill, Prairie Creek Marina:…

Special Events

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BENTONVILLE CULINARY FESTIVAL — through Friday at participating restaurants in Bentonville. Special tastings and dishes inspired by James Beard benefiting the James Beard Foundation Scholarship for chefs of tomorrow. DowntownBentonville.org/ArtsFest.   FIRST THURSDAY ART WALK — 5 p.m. today on the Square in Fayetteville. Art, live music, charity beer garden and more. Black Music Month…

Live Music

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The Carper Family will be playing at George’s Majestic Lounge Wednesday. Courtesy Photo

THURSDAY   Boar’s Nest BBQ, Fayetteville: Effron White Chelsea’s Corner Cafe, Eureka Springs: Baby Jason and the Tramps Cherokee Casino, West Siloam Springs, Okla.: Heath Wright and the Hangmen Foghorn’s on College, Fayetteville: Darren Ray Fresco Cafe and Pub, Fayetteville: Juke Joint with Anthony Ball and Friends JJ’s Grill, Fayetteville: Keith Nicholson JJ’s Grill, Prairie…