8 Days A Week

All 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.

Special Events
UA INSECT FESTIVAL: 9 a.m. today at the Pauline Whitaker Animal Science Arena on North Garland St. in Fayetteville. Cockroach races, children’s crafts, honey bee exhibits, aquatic insects and more. 575-3187.
CHEFS IN THE GARDEN: 6 p.m. today at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. $35-$45. Chef Bruno Wehren and other local chefs. Music by Ultrasuede. bgozarks.org or 750-2620.
FAYETTEVILLE SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT: Friday at the Fayetteville Town Center. With keynote speaker US Senator Mark Pryor. sustainablefayetteville.org.
OUACHITA ART TRAILS STUDIO TOUR: 9 a.m. Oct. Friday through Sunday in Mena. Self guided studio tours with area artists. Free. ouachitaarttrails.com or 394-3880.
SUTTON STREET ART WALK: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday on Sutton Street, between Washington and Olive Streets one block north of Dickson, in Fayetteville. Studio tours of local artists with work by William Mayes Flanagan, Jan Gosnell, Anne Jenkins, Don House, Chris Weaver. Free. 582-5495.
TERRA STUDIOS: Grand opening of the new Muse Gallery and Coffee House 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Work by more than 30 regional artists. Culinary delights by local chefs and bakeries. Meet some of the artists, walk the labyrinth and stroll through the art park. Music by local musicians throughout the day; Bonnie and Steve Turner, Broad Daylight, Harmonia, Jori Costello and Strange Heroes Lite. Free. 14 miles East of Fayetteville, off Ark-16 E. Look for the Bluebird sign. 12103 Hazel Valley. Rd. 800-255-8995  www.terrastudios.com.
OMNI UA PEACE ON EARTH FESTIVAL: 1 p.m. Saturday at the Chi Omega Greek Theatre in Fayetteville. Music by David’s Pegasus, the Family Dogs, The Dr. and the Deal, and the New Cliches. Free food at 4 p.m.
BLACK TIES & TOOLBELTS: 6 p.m. Saturday at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers. Benefits Habitat for Humanity. $75; dinner, live and silent auctions, entertainment. 273-3638.
FALL ARTS & CRAFTS FAIRS: Oct.16-18 in Bella Vista. BellaVistaFestival.org or 855-2064. Oct. 16-19 at War Eagle Mills Farm. wareaglefair.com or 789-5398. Oct. 16-19 at War Eagle Mill in Rogers. wareaglemill.com or 789-5343, ext. 310. Oct. 15-19 at Spanker Creek Farms, 8464 McNelly Road, and at the Clarion Convention Center in Bentonville. spankercreekfarm.com or 685-5655. Oct. 17-18 at the NWA Convention Center at the Springdale Holiday Inn and at the John Q. Hammon’s Convention Center in Rogers. 756-6954. Oct. 16-18 at the Jones Center in Springdale. 751-9313. Oct. 16-19 at the Frisco Station Mall in Rogers. friscostationmall.com or 872-9917. Oct. 18-19 on the Square in Bentonville. downtownbentonville.org or 254-0254. Oct. 15-19 at Ole Applegate Place, north of Ozark on Hwy 23. oleapplegateplace.com or 866-667-1919.
ARTBUZZ: 1 p.m. Oct. 16 at Crystal Bridges at the Massey, 125 W. Central Ave. in Bentonville. Free. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700.

Stage & Screen
NWA GRID IRON SHOW: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Rogers Little Theatre. $25. See local journalists spoofing this years newsmakers, and themselves, in sketch and song. nwagridiron.com or 422-8207.
“CYMBELINE”: 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Wednesday through Oct. 18, and 2 p.m. Sunday and Oct. 19 at the University Theatre, 228 Fine Arts Center in Fayetteville. Directed by Mavourneen Dwyer. Free-$14. 575-4752.
“PENELOPE”: 2 p.m. Sunday at the Jones Center for Families in Springdale. Free. jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
“MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON”: 7 p.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org or 571-2222.

THEMINA KADER: Speaks on Muslim women’s world view at 8 p.m. today at Giffels Auditorium on the UA Campus in Fayetteville. 575-7987.
BARBARA YOUREE: Reading and reception at 6:30 p.m. today at Nightbird Books. nightbirdbooks.com or 582-2291.
OZARK CREATIVE WRITERS CONFERENCE: today, Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Eureka Springs. ozarkcreativewriters.org.
BEYOND WORDS: 7 p.m. Friday at Arsaga’s on Crossover. arsagas.com or 527-0690.
“LIFE AND TIMES IN THE OZARKS”: with Billy Higgins with noon Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church, 206 W. Johnson Ave. in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
MOJHA KAHF: Reading at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Center Gallery in Fayetteville. 575-7987.
POETLUCK: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 16 at Writer’s Colony at Dairy Hollow in Eureka Springs. Bring a dish to share. writerscolony.org or 253-7444.

RAY PRICE: 7 p.m. today at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $38. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
JOE NICHOLS: 6 p.m. Saturday at NWA Naturals stadium. $25. nwanaturals.com.
SACRED HARP SINGERS: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Shiloh Museum. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
UNIVERSITY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CONCERT: 7:30 Monday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $1-$10. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
LYLE LOVETT & JOHN HIATT: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $55-$70. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
OYSTEIN BAADSVIK: Tuba Recital at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
ARSAGA’S SONGWRITER CIRCLE: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Arsaga’s on Crossover. arsagas.com or 527-0690.
JOHN ALEY: Trumpet masterclass and discussion at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
GARY ALLAN & ELI YOUNG BAND: 6 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Arkansas Music Pavilion at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. $20-$200. arkansasmusicpavilion.com.
DONALD BOHANON-WILLIAMS: Flute recital at 8 p.m. Oct. 16 at University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.

CHARCOAL DRAWING: With Amy Richard at 5:30 p.m. Thursdays in October at the Community Imagination Studio, 818 N. Sang in Fayetteville. $10-$35, for adults. communityimaginationstudio.org or 442-8585.
EDIBLE & MEDICINAL PLANTS: Friday and Saturday at the Hurricane Creek Wilderness Area. $175. ozarktrackers.org
DRESS UP AND DANCE: 8 and 9 p.m. Fridays at Teatro Scarpino in Fayetteville. $10; dressing up required. scarpino.com or 409-3772.
DIDGERIDOO WORKSHOP: 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at Fire Om Earth Studio in Eureka Springs. $125, registration required. 363-9402.
HEARTSAVER INSTRUCTOR COURSE: 9 a.m. Saturday at the Jones Center. Pre-registration required. jonesnet.org 750-6550.
GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY: 2 p.m. Sunday at the Headquarters House in Fayetteville. 442-0131.
PRESERVATION, RESTORATION & RENOVATION: 2 p.m. Saturday at the Siloam Springs Museum, 112 N. Maxwell St. With master conservator, Rick Parker. 524-4011.
RAILWAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY: 7 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Shiloh Museum. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
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. dejavubentonville.com or 464-9677.
INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCERS: 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Trinity United Methodist Church. 756-3298.
ROGERS ORGANIC GARDEN CLUB: 7 p.m. Oct. 16 at Peace Lutheran Church in Rogers. 631-2945.

Mind, Body, Spirit
“NO MORE SILLY WOMEN” WOMEN’S CONFERENCE: 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Life Harvester Church in Fayetteville. With Genette Howard, Cozy Dixon, Jewel Tankard, Lequita Perry-Means, and One Generation of Praise. 251-7327.
BUDDHIST MEDITATION GROUP: 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.

TOUR DE CURE: Saturday at the Shoppes at Pinnacle in Rogers. 20, 50, 100 mile rides; 5K run/walk. diabetes.org/tour or 800-342-2383.
WASHINGTON COUNTY FALL CLEANUP: Free disposal of trash for Washington County residents. 8 a.m. Saturday at the Waste Management Tontitown Landfill and the Boston Mountain Solid Waste District in Prairie Grove. 800-443-5558.
UA RAZORBACKS AT AUBURN: 4 p.m. Saturday. arkansasrazorbacks.com.
FAYETTEVILLE FARMERS’ MARKET: 7 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through Nov. 17 on the Fayetteville Square. fayettevillefarmersmarket.org or 236-2910.
SPRINGDALE’S FARMERS’ MARKET: 7 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays through October at the Jones Center for Families. 751-3352.

Minor Matters
AMERICAN GIRL FASHION SHOW: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday and 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $25-$35. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
TEEN ANIME CLUB: 5 p.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Public Library. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4370.
AFTER SCHOOL ART CLUB: Tuesday at Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center in Fayetteville. For ages 8 to 12, $65. nwaccc.org or 927-2491.
HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH STORY TIME: 11:15 a.m. Wednesday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Spanish/English story time for 3 to 6 year-olds. faylib.org or 856-7170.
TEEN KNITTING GROUP: 5 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Fayetteville Public Library. faylib.org or 571-2222.

BRAIN TEASERS CLUB: 10 a.m. today at the Schmieding Center in Springdale. 751-3043.
BRAIN TEASERS CLUB: 10 a.m. Monday at the Highlands Crossing Community Center in Bella Vista. 876-2335.
WII GAMES: Wednesdays at Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College. 571-2920.

Auditions, Call for Volunteers, Entries
PHOTO ENTRIES: for Ozark Arts Council accepted through Oct. 15. Send  to: O.A.C Calendar, PO Box 382, Harrison, AR 72601. Photos should feature Ozark landscapes, architecture or works by Ozark artists; Submit with $10 donation. Rules and entry information at ozarkartscouncil.org or 870-391-3504.

ANNE KITTRELL ART 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. Photography 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.
BOTANICAL GARDEN OF THE OZARKS: 4703 N. Crossover Road in Fayetteville. Free. bgozarks.org or 750-2620. Works by Gregory Moore through Sunday.
CITIZENS BANK GALLERY: 116 E. Buchanan, Prairie Grove. 846-0899. Contemporary ceramics, sculpture, paintings, photography and more.
CRYSTAL BRIDGES AT THE MASSEY: 125 W. Central Ave., Bentonville. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700. “Wendell Minor: In the American Tradition” through Oct. 19.
DDP GALLERY: 7 E. Mountain St. Fayetteville. ddpgallery.com or 442-0001.
FOUR SQUARE FINE ART GALLERY: 112 W. Center St. in Fayetteville. FourSquareFineArt.com or 422-8607. Works by John Newman through Saturday.
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. Photography by J.H. Field through October.
MUSE GALLERY & COFFEE HOUSE AT TERRA STUDIOS: 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.
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. Madison County Art Exhibit through Wednesday.
UA FINE ARTS CENTER GALLERY: Fayetteville. 575-7987. “Iraqi Casualty Series & Invisible Women Series” by Francesca Pastine through October. “The Veil: Visible & Invisible Spaces” through Oct. 24.
WALTON ARTS CENTER: 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600. “Slow Dancing” by David Michalek Oct. 16 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 Oct. 25.
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 Oct. 29.

Coming Soon
MAJIC JOHNSON: 8 p.m. Oct. 19 at Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. Free.
EAGLE WATCH: Oct. 17-19 on Beaver Lake. $8-$20. estc.net/belle or 800-552-3803.
FRANK STANFORD LITERARY FESTIVAL: Poetry Reading: 7 p.m. Oct. 17 at Ozark Mountain Smoke House; $5. “It Wasn’t a Dream”: film and discussion: 1:30 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Fayetteville Public Library; Free. “The Battlefield Where the Moon Says I Love You” reading: 7 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Metro District Meeting Room, 509 W. Spring St. in Fayetteville; $5-$10. typomag.com/frankstafordfestival.
COSTUME AND CLOTHING SALE: 9 a.m. Oct. 18 at Arts Live Theatre, 1378 N. College in the Evelyn Hills Shopping Center in Fayetteville. artslivetheatre.com or 521-4932.
SCULL CREEK TRAIL OPENING: 11 a.m. Oct. 18 at Scull Creek Trail off College in Fayetteville. Music by Bent Grass Green; hot-dogs, door prizes. trails.accessfayetteville.org or 444-3416.
MARSALIS BRASILIANOS: Oct. 18 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $35-$55. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
JADE SIMMONS AND DALE GONYEA: 2 p.m. Oct. 19 at Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. $5-$25. bentonville.k12.ar.us/arendarts or 855-1968.
SCRAPARTSMUSIC: 7 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Workshop at 5:30 p.m. for $5. $22-$28. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
AQUILA THEATRE’S COMEDY OF ERRORS: 7 p.m. Oct. 23, 8 p.m. Oct. 24 and 3 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $20-$30. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
THANKS FOR NOTHING, BOOM KINETIC, AND THREE 6 MAFIA: Oct. 24 at the Fayetteville Town Center. $38. Ticketsage in the NWA Mall at the Service Desk, three6tickets.com, or 877-837-6616.
“SORRY THE BRIDGE IS OUT, YOU’LL HAVE TO STAY THE NIGHT”: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24-25 and Oct. 31-Nov. 1, and 3 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $9-$20. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
MAD HATTER’S BALL: Oct. 24 at the Crescent Hotel. Benefits the Eureka Springs School of the Arts. Food, auctions and dancing. 253-5384.
TOM TIRATTO & ORCHESTRA TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA: 7 p.m. Oct. 25 at Riordan Hall in Bella Vista. $20. bellavistapoa.com or 855-5014.
FALL FESTIVAL: 1:30 p.m. Oct. 26 the Jones Center for Families in Springdale. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 116.
CAT TV’S MONSTER TWIST PARTY: 6 p.m. Oct. 30 at Community Access Television, 101 W. Rock St. in Fayetteville. Games, dancing, contests, prizes. 444-3433.
DIANA SON’S “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. $14. 575-4752.
GOBLIN PARADE: 3:30 p.m. Oct. 31 from Frisco Park in Rogers. mainstreetrogers.com or 936-5487.
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. 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.

“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.
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.
EMPTY BOWLS: 6 p.m. Nov. 11 at George’s on Dickson Street in Fayetteville. Benefits NWA Food Bank. Music by Shack. $20-$25; includes gourmet soup dinner and handmade bowl. flatrockclay.com or 521-3181.
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.
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.

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