Tag Archives: Fayetteville

The Bikers of Bikes, Blues & BBQ 2016

By Nick Brothers |
Photo by Lauren Husband Photography

We hit up Dickson Street with a notepad and a camera and talked to bikers and festival attendees at random so we could learn about who makes the festival what it is on a micro level.

Oktoberfest Returns to Dickson Street, 13 Breweries Featured

By Nick Brothers |
Courtesy Photo

Oktoberfest in Fayetteville this year will be at the Walton Arts Center parking lot from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18.

Oktoberfest returns to Dickson Street as Fayetteville’s fall craft beer festival once again.

Meet KPSQ 97.3, Fayetteville’s New Community Radio Station

By Nick Brothers |
ON THE COVER
Staff Photo Nick Brothers
Joe Newman (left) and Hamsa Newmark (right) produce a radio program at the KPSQ-LP 97.3 FM production studio inside the Chancellor Hotel. The station hosts music, commentary and variety shows by locals.

After several years of chasing the dream of one day operating a non-commercial community-sourced radio station in Fayetteville, a few locals can officially announce that station is on-air.

Fayetteville Roots Festival Elevates Ozark Culture

By Nick Brothers |
ON THE COVER
Staff Photo Nick Brothers
Gregory Alan Isakov and his band mates circle around a microphone to sing a harmony-laden hymn during their headlining set with special guests Symphony of Northwest Arkansas at Fayetteville Roots Festival, Saturday, Aug. 27.

If there was one common thread about Fayetteville Roots Fest, it’s what the bands who come here to play all say.

Black Lives Matter Community Conversation Planned

By Nick Brothers |
Staff Photo Nick Brothers
Various leaders from the University of Arkansas, Compassion Fayetteville and Fayetteville Mayor Lioneld Jordan stand together holding signs stating “Black Lives Matter #FayettevilleCares” Monday, Feb. 7 on Dickson Street.

A few Fayetteville community members are hoping to start an educational community conversation about the Black Lives Matter movement and what it means.

Fayetteville Roots Fest Amps Up Food and Free Programming

By Nick Brothers |
© 2015 Stephen Ironside/Ironside Photography

On Saturday, Aug. 27, the second annual Farmer’s Market cook-off will take place where eight chefs will be paired up to compete for the best dish they can make using only ingredients found at the farmer’s market in the Town Center Plaza.

This year at Roots Fest, it’s the chefs and farmers of Arkansas who are the rock stars.

Vintage Pistol to Release Second EP

By Nick Brothers |
Staff Photo Nick Brothers

Vintage Pistol is (from left to right) Andy Cowick, Stan Watson, Michael Stewart, Garrett August and Taylor Smith. The band is releasing their second EP, “The Second Amendment” Aug. 12.

One of Fayetteville’s loudest and most impressive rock n’ roll bands is ready to release their blazing second EP this weekend.

“Murder For Two” Offers Manic Comedy, Music

By Nick Brothers |
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James Odom (left) portraying Dr. Griff, sings alongside Brian Walters (right) during “Murder for Two.”

TheatreSquared’s newest production, “Murder For Two,” may as well be called the “James Odom Character Marathon Music Show.”

“Hounds Around Town” Introduced At Fayetteville Animal Shelter

By Stephanie Conway |
Courtesy Photo
Finn is a 1 year old black labrador retriever at the Fayetteville Animal Shelter. He’s one of the of dogs volunteers can check out for several hours with the Hounds Around Town program.

Fayetteville Animal Services has launched an exciting new program to help shelter dogs.

Foam Fest Set For Saturday in Downtown Fayetteville

By Nick Brothers |
Courtesy Photo
From Foam Fest 2015.

One of Fayetteville’s finest beer festivals is slated to return this weekend to the downtown square.