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

TERRY BOYD ART SHOW: Saturday at Smiling Jack’s in Fayetteville. Music by Jeff Kearny. 935-4899.

ASHLEY BURGOS ARTIST’S RECEPTION: 6-8 p.m. Saturday at Arsaga’s on Crossover in Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 527-0690.

M & N AUGUSTINE FOUNDATION’S INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL: 6-9:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Joseph’s School,

1722 N. Starr Road in Fayetteville. Family fun event; food, auctions, raffles. mnaugustinefoundation.org or 442-2953.

(WWAM!) WOMEN WITH A MESSAGE! ARTISTS RECEPTION: 4-9 p.m. Sunday at Arsaga’s on Gregg in Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 444-6557.

RE-COUPE-RATION BENEFIT: 5 p.m. Sunday at George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville. A benefits to help with Kevin Coupe’s medical expenses Silent auction. Food by Pesto Cafe and Greenhouse Grille. Music by Big Easy, Speakeasy, Mountain of Venus, Charliehorse, Fayetteville Funk Ensemble, 1 Oz. Jig, Tiffany Christopher, Bent Grass Green. georgesmajesticlounge.com or 442-4226.

TOP CHEFS & ROCK STARS: 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Town Center. Benefits Peace at Home Family Shelter. $50. Chefs from Team Tyson, Team Simmons, Holiday Inn, Herman’s Rib House, Cafe Rue Orleans, Theo’s, Chartwell’s and others. Rockstar auction for private performances by several performers including Big Uns, Ultra Suede, Tiffany Christopher, T.J. Scarlett, Claudia Burson, Effron White, Oreo Blue, Opal Fly, Mountain Sprout, Joe Giles and the Homewreckers, and more. peaceathomeshelter.org or 444-8310.

Holiday Events

ARCTIC ADVENTURES: 3:30-7:30 p.m. today and Friday, and noon-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Tricycle Theatre, 120 S. Main St. in Bentonville. Family friendly play event and performances. $10-$25. triketheatre.org or 866-331-3681.

CLASSICAL BALLET ACADEMY’S “THE NUTCRACKER”: 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Friday, 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. “J” St. in Bentonville. $7-$22. classicalballetacademy.net.

ARTS LIVE THEATRE’S PREMIERE PRODUCTION OF “CHRISTMAS CAROL HIGH SCHOOL”: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the UA Continuing Education Building on the Square in Fayetteville. $8-$12. artslivetheatre.com or 521-4932.

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: 7 p.m. Friday at The AUD in Eureka Springs. With local musicians; admission by donation. theaud.com or 253-2586.

“THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER”: 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $9-$20. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.

GRAMMY WINNER CECE WINANS: A HOLIDAY SHOW: 8 p.m. Friday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $20-$45. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

DISCOVER ART, MAKE YOUR OWN GIFT WRAP, BAG & CARD: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at Crystal Bridges at the Massey. Free, for ages 5-12 with an adult. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700.

HANUKKAH CELEBRATION FOR CHILDREN: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Free, registration required. faylib.org or 856-7170.

SWEET TREATS COOKIE TOUR: noon-6 p.m. Saturday at 12 Bed and Breakfast Inns in Eureka Springs. $20; self guided tour. allianceofbetterbandbs.com/eureka-springs-cookie-tour.htm.

OZARK HANDBELL ENSEMBLE: 3 p.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org or 856-7250.

OZARKS CHORALE CONCERT: 7:30 p.m. Saturday at The AUD in Eureka Springs. theaud.org or 253-7788.

GALLERY STROLL: Until 9 p.m. Saturday in Eureka Springs. artofeureka.com.

HOLIDAY DAZZLE CHRISTMAS SHOW: 8 p.m. Saturday at the Alma Performing Arts Center, 103 E. Main St. in Alma. $20-$30. almapac.org or 632-2129.

BENTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY CHRISTMAS PARTY AND SHOW & TELL: 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Compton Gardens Conference Center, 312 N. Main St. in Bentonville. Bring an historical item, or watch and learn. Refreshments provided. 273-9664.

ARTISTS RECEPTION AND HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE: 5-8 p.m. Dec. 18 at Four Square Fine Art Gallery, 112 W. Center St. in Fayetteville. Show and sale through Jan. 10. FourSquareFineArt.com or 422-8607.

SANTA IN THE PARK: 5-7 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, through Dec. 20 in Centennial Park in the Rogers Historic District. mainstreetrogers.com or 936-5487.

“OH CHRISTMAS TREE” THEME TOURS: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, through Jan. 3 at Hawkins House, Rogers Historical Museum. rogersarkansas.com/museum or 621-1154.

Stage & Screen

OMNI CENTER VIDEO UNDERGROUND: “PERSEPOLIS” at 7 p.m. Sunday at United Campus Ministry in Fayetteville. Free. omni-vu-films.blogspot.com or 575-6302.

“MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT”: 7 p.m. Tuesday through Dec. 18 and Dec. 21, 8 p.m. Dec. 19-20, and 2 p.m. Dec. 20-21 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $45-$75. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.


BEYOND WORDS: 7 p.m. Friday at Arsaga’s on Crossover. arsagas.com or 527-0690.

LIFEWRITING: 10 a.m. Monday at the Shiloh Museum. For people interested in writing the stories of their own lives or those of family and friends. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 790-2588.


YOUTH ORCHESTRA CONCERT: 6:30 p.m. today at Giffels Auditorium, Old Main at UA in Fayetteville. Free. Dr. Joshua Russell conducting. 575-4701.

EVERYONE CAN SING COMMUNITY CHOIR CONCERT: 7 p.m. today at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. Admission by canned good for Seven Hills Homeless Shelter. 521-5678.

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS SACRED HARP SINGERS: 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Shiloh Museum. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.

ARSAGA’S SONGWRITER CIRCLE: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Arsaga’s on Crossover. arsagas.com or 527-0690.


WASHINGTON COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY: 2 p.m. Sunday at the Headquarters House in Fayetteville. 442-0131.


CHERRY BEND WORK DAY: 8 a.m. Saturday at the Cherry Bend Trailhead. Bring gloves, food and water. Ozark Highlands Trail Association. 986-9022.

ROGERS ORGANIC GARDEN CLUB: 7 p.m. Dec. 18 at Peace Lutheran Church in Rogers. 631-2945.

GUN SEASON: through Dec. 28. Be careful during hunting season. Check for trail closures at arkansasstateparks.com.

Auditions, Call For Volunteers, Entries

“WIZARD OF OZ” AUDITIONS: 1 p.m. Sunday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Registration required; 8- to 13-year-olds. To register go to wizardofozontour.com and click on Munchkinland. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

“A MURDER ANNOUNCED” AUDITIONS: 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org 751-5441.

“KISS ME KATE” AUDITIONS: 7 p.m. Jan. 5-6 at the Rogers Little Theater. RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.

“HANSEL & GRETEL” AUDITIONS: 7:30 p.m. Jan. 12-13 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org 751-5441.

“SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN” AUDITIONS: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9-10 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org 751-5441.

“RUMORS” AUDITIONS: 7 p.m. Feb. 16-17 at the Rogers Little Theater. RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.

“THE ODD COUPLE” AUDITIONS: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16-17 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org 751-5441.


ARSAGA’S: 1582 Crossover Rd., Ste. 2, Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 527-0690. Paintings by Ashley Burgos through December.

ARSAGA’S: 2418 N. Gregg Ave., Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 444-6557. Multimedia pieces by WWAM!, Women With A Message, through December.

ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS: 214 S. Main St., Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441. Artists of NWA Exhibition through Dec. 19.

CITIZENS BANK GALLERY: 116 E. Buchanan St., Prairie Grove. 846-0899. Contemporary ceramics, sculpture, paintings, photography and more.

THE COMMON GROUNDS: 412 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. commongroundsar.com or 442-3515. Paintings and photographs by Steve Adair, LaDonna Shub and Courtney Knieff through December.

“PostSecret” by Frank Warren, opens Saturday at the Crystal Bridges at the Massey

CRYSTAL BRIDGES AT THE MASSEY: 125 W. Central Ave., Bentonville. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700. “PostSecret” by Frank Warren Saturday through Feb. 1.

DDP GALLERY: 7 E. Mountain St., Fayetteville. ddpgallery.com or 442-0001. Small Works by various local artists through Jan. 10.

FOUR SQUARE FINE ART GALLERY: 112 W. Center St., Fayetteville. FourSquareFineArt.com or 422-8607.

THE GALLERY: 509 W. Spring St., Ste. 225, Fayetteville. artexponwa.org or 361-1211.

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 Robert Glick through Dec. 29.

MULLINS LIBRARY: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 575-6702. “The Subjective History of a Tiger” by Tony Tiger through December.

OZARK GLASSWORKS: 675 E. Huntsville Road, Fayetteville. 387-6773.

OZARK NATURAL FOODS: 1554 N. College Ave., Fayetteville. 521-7558.

POOR RICHARD’S ART: 116 S. First St., Rogers. poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417. Works by Hank Barnes, Sharon Goodson and Diane Hill through December.

RICHLAND NURSERY AND ART GALLERY: Ark. Hwy 23 South, Huntsville. 738-5305.

ROGERS LITTLE THEATER: 116 S. Second St., in Rogers. RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988. “Candle Series” by Sarah Creasman through Dec. 29.

TERRA STUDIOS, MUSE GALLERY & COFFEE HOUSE: 12103 Hazel Valley Road, off Ark. Hwy 16E in Durham. terrastudios.com or (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. Local artists showcase, Angel Oil Lamps, and Bluebirds of Happiness giveaway through December.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FINE ARTS CENTER GALLERY: Fayetteville. 575-7987. “New Hybrids: Ink and Graphite” by John Swindler through Jan. 16.

WALTON ARTS CENTER: 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.


ARKANSAS AIR MUSEUM: Drake Field, 4290 S. School Ave., Fayetteville. 521-4947. Aircraft from all eras of aviation history.

ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER: Ninth and Commerce Streets, Little Rock. arkarts.com or (501) 372-4000. “Factories: Warhol, Sex and Disasters” Photographs by Tim Hursley and “Andy Warhol: 15 Weeks of Fame” through Feb. 1. “40th Collectors Show & Sale” Friday through Jan 4.

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., U.S. 62, Prairie Grove. 846-2990. Civil War battlefield with original buildings.

PRICE TOWER ARTS CENTER: 510 Dewey Ave., Bartlesville, Okla. pricetower.org or (877)424-2424. “3-ology Triennial 2008: Imaginative Qualities of Actual Things” through Jan. 4.

ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM: 322 S. Second St., Rogers. 621-1154. rogersarkansas.com/museum. “Virgil Lovelace and Life on the Farm” through August 2010. “Down a Lazy River: Float Fishing on the White River” through April 2009. “Discovering the Bluff Dwellers” through Jan. 2009.

SHILOH MUSEUM: 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. 750-8165. springdaleark.org/shiloh. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds. “Good Eats” Tuesday through April 11. “Ozark Voices: Personal Stories from Northwest Arkansas” through Jan. 17.

SILOAM SPRINGS MUSEUM: 112 N. Maxwell St., 524-4011. “Collector’s Collections” through Jan. 14.

Coming Soon

ARKANSAS WINDS “A MUSICAL HOLIDAY”: 3 p.m. Dec. 20 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. Free. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.

FIRST NIGHT FAYETTEVILLE: 6 p.m.-midnight Dec. 31 at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. “Paint the Town Green” with music, art, dance and more. $5-$30. firstnightfayetteville.com or 443-4797.

OZARK BLUES SOCIETY ALL-STAR JAM FUNDRAISER: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 19 at George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville. Benefits Blues in the Schools program, and local entrants to the International Blues Challenge. ozarkbluessociety.org.

THE WIZARD OF OZ: 7 p.m. Jan. 6-8 and Jan. 11, and 8 p.m. Jan. 9-10, and 2 p.m. Jan. 10-11 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $20-$58. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

JUNIE B. JONES: 7 p.m. Jan 20 at the Alma Performing Arts Center, 103 E. Main St. in Alma. $10-$20. almapac.org or 632-2129.

DRUMLINE LIVE: 7 p.m. Jan. 22 and 8 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $20-$45. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

COMEDIAN BRIAN REGAN: 7 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $39.50. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

HOT CLUB OF SAN FRANCISCO: 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Jan. 30 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $15-$30. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

“RABBIT HOLE”: 8 p.m. Jan. 30-31, Feb. 5-7 and Feb. 12-14, and 2 p.m. Feb. 1, Feb. 8, and Feb. 15 at Nadine Baum Studios in Fayetteville. $22. theatresquared.org or 445-6333.

STELLALUNA: 11 a.m. Jan. 31 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$16. $5 Family workshop at 12:30 p.m. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

IRA GLASS: RADIO STORIES AND OTHER STORIES: 8 p.m. Jan. 31 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $20-$38. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

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