8 Days A Week


FIRST THURSDAY — 5 to 8 p.m. today in Fayetteville. Live music, visual and performing arts, charity beer garden, and more. Opening reception for Kelley Hatfield Wilks, Sabine Schmidt, Teresa Hall, and Flannery Grace Horan and Becki Lamascus at the Fayetteville Underground. firstthursdayfayetteville.com or 521-5776.

WANGARI MAATHAI MEMORIAL FOR THE EARTH — 7 p.m. today between Mullins Library and the Union on the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville. Candle light vigil for Nobel Peace Laureate Maathai. omnicenter.org.

KING BISCUIT BLUES FESTIVAL — Today through Saturday in Helena. Performers include Buddy Guy, Delbert McClinton, Keb’ Mo’. Blues symposium on Saturday. Food, barbecue cook-off contest, arts and crafts and more. Kenneth Freemyer Memorial 5K/10K Run and One-Mile Fun Run on Saturday. kennethferemyer.racesonline.com, KingBiscuitFestival.com.

CORVETTE WEEKEND — Today through Sunday in Eureka Springs. Parade, car show and more. eurekaspringscorvette.org or 417-862-7232.

FALL FESTIVAL ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR — Friday through Sunday on historic Main Street in Van Buren. Fine artwork, handcrafted items, antiques, collectibles, children’s carnival and more. Live music Friday night. vanburen.org or 410-3026.

YESTERDAZE FESTIVAL — Friday and Saturday at 289 Jayroe St. in Elm Springs. Chili supper 5:30 p.m. Friday. Pancake breakfast 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Children’s pageant, Civil War reenactments, live entertainment and more. Free. elmsprings.net or 750-9444.

NEW ORLEANS CHEF TORY MCPHAIL AND PENSACOLA CHEF MIKE JOHNSON — 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday serving lunch at the UARK Bowl in Fayetteville and 7 p.m. Friday for a reception followed by dinner at South Walton Suites in Bentonville; 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Laughlin House in Bentonville; 7 p.m. Saturday for a reception followed by dinner at Cafe Rue Orleans in Fayetteville. Unique menus at each meal. Benefits Northwest Arkansas Chefs Association scholarship fund, Arkansas Alumni Association and the College of Hospitality & Restaurant Management at the University of Arkansas. $60-$210. arconventionsandevents.com.

WEST FEST — Saturday on The Green in West Fork. 5K and Fun Run, Pie Baking Contest, a Jams, Jellies, Preserves and Relish Contest, Ugly Truck Contest, Float contest and Parade. Arts and Crafts, Kids activities. Live music and Karaoke. West Fest 2011 Facebook page or 839-2342.

PEA RIDGE MULE JUMP — 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Pea Ridge High School, 781 W. Pickens. Mule barrel race, boot race and professional jump. Car show, inflatables and more. $2-$5, kids 5 and younger are free. pea-ridge-ar.com or 903-1520.

PUMPKINS IN THE PARK — 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in Basin Spring Park in Eureka Springs. Display of artist created pumpkins and paint your own to take home. Free. EurekaSpringsArtAdventures.com or 253-9318.

FALL FIBER ARTS SHOW AND FESTIVAL — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Ozark Folkways in Winslow. Live music, food. 634-3791.

HARVESTING THE GOOD LIFE FALL FESTIVAL — Noon to dusk Saturday at the park in Holiday Island. Celebrating locally produced food with a county wide farmers market, cooking demonstrations and contest, health and beauty demonstrations, live music, beer garden and more. carrollcountyfresh.org or 253-6114.

ARTIST TIM BREAUX — 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at 83 Spring Street Gallery in Eureka Springs. 83springstreet.com or 253-8310.

POLAR EXPLORER ROBERT SWAN — 4 p.m. Sunday at Willard J. Walker Hall on the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville. Robert Swan, the first person to walk on both the North and South Poles, speaks on efforts to preserve the Antarctic. Free, open to the public. uark.edu.

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS FREE ELECTRONIC RECYCLING EVENT — 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at the Arvest Ballpark in Springdale. Turn in your computers, printers, faxes, copiers, paper shredders, DVD and VCR players, videogame consoles, televisions, satellite receivers, microwaves, phones, stereos, electronic cables and handheld devices such as PDA’s and iPod’s. co.washington.ar.us/index.aspx?page=187 or 444-1725.

FALL CRAFTS FAIRS — Wednesday through Oct. 16 at Spanker Creek Farm, 8464 W. McNelly Road in Bentonville. spankercreekfarm.com or 685-5655. Oct. 13-15 in Bella Vista. bellavistafestival.org or 655-2064. Oct. 13-16 at the War Eagle Mill near Rogers. wareaglemill.com or 866-492-7324.

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS WOMEN’S SHELTER SILENT AUCTION — 9:30 a.m. Oct. 13 through 8:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at Poor Richard’s Art, 116 S. First St., in Rogers. All proceeds go to shelter. Winning bidders will be notified if not present. poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417.

HARVEST MUSIC FESTIVAL — Oct. 13-16 at Mulberry Mountain in Ozark. yonderharvestfestival.com.


MARTHA GRAHAM DANCE COMPANY — 7 p.m. today at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $25-$45. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

“UP” — 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday at the University Theatre in Fayetteville. Directed by Amy Herzberg. $7-$16 for the public; free to $3 for UA students with ID. drama.uark.edu or 575-4752.

VIDEO UNDERGROUND — 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the OMNI Center in Fayetteville. “Scarred Lands, Wounded Lives” and “What We’re Leaving Behind in Iraq” by Lincoln and Alice Day. omnicenter.org.

“TRUE GRIT” — Sunday at Basin Spring Park in Eureka Springs. With trivia and games starting at 6:30 p.m. Free family-friendly events. eurekaspringsdowntown.com.

TEEN ANIME — 5 p.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Public Library. For Manga and Anime fans ages 13-18. Free. faylib.org or 856-7170.

STEP AFRIKA — 7 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $18-$30. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

INTRIGUE THEATER — 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, through Oct. 31 at the AUD in Eureka Springs. Magical demonstrations, feats of mental capabilities, elements of spiritualism reminiscent of Victorian era entertainment. $24.95. intriguetheater.com or 253-7788.


“EXILES” AUTHOR CARY GRONER BOOKSIGNING AND READING — 7:30 p.m. today at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.

OMNI BOOK FORUM — 6:30 p.m. Friday at the OMNI Center in Fayetteville. On the causes and consequences of U.S. empire, militarism and wars with panelists Claire Detels, John Rule, Carl Barnwell, Paul Leonard, Mark Arnold and Dick Bennett. omnicenter.org.

ELKINS WRITER’S GROUP — 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Elkins Library. Meets second Tuesday each month. elkinswritersgroup.homestead.com.

DRAMATIC BOOK CLUB — 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Also Oct. 24, Nov. 9, Nov. 28, Dec. 13 and Dec. 19. With Trike Theatre. For preschoolers. Free. faylib.org or 856-7000.

PLAYS OF PEACE: A READER’S THEATRE (POP-ART) — 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the OMNI Center in Fayetteville. Reading “A Part of Me Dies.” Open to the public. omnicenter.org.

ARKANSAS PLAYWRIGHTS WORKSHOP — 6:30 p.m. two Mondays a month in Fayetteville. Free; actors, directors and walk-ins welcome. Dates and locations vary. For current information, bob@theatresquared.org or 445-6333.

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP — 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in Fayetteville. For aspiring and experienced authors. With author and teacher, Gabrielle Idlet. $15 per night. gidlet@gmail.com or 966-5935.


UA TUBA AND EUPHONIUM STUDIO — 7:30 p.m. today at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. music.uark.edu or 575-4701.

DALA — 8 and 10 p.m. Friday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$35. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

OPERA SCREENING: IL TURCO IN ITALIA — 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. music.uark.edu or 575-4701.

EMERSON STRING QUARTET — 3 p.m. Sunday at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$25. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

GUEST ARTIST MICHAEL BURRIT, PERCUSSION — 7:30 p.m. Monday at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. music.uark.edu or 575-4701.

EDDIE JONES VOICE STUDIO — 6 p.m. Tuesday at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. music.uark.edu or 575-4701.

GUEST ARTIST JAMES DEVOLL, FLUTE — 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. music.uark.edu or 575-4701.

GUEST ARTIST HEIDI LUCAS, FRENCH HORN — 8 p.m. Oct. 13 at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. music.uark.edu or 575-4701.


AFTERSCHOOL WORKSHOPS: GET YOUR GAME ON — 4 to 5 p.m. today at the Fayetteville Public Library. For grades K-5. Also Oct. 13: Chemistry, Oct. 20: Pumpkin Decorating, Oct. 27: International Kids. Free, registration required. faylib.org or 856-7170.

HISTORIC SPRINGDALE GROUP — 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. today at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History. shilohmuseum.org or 725-4017.

PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY OF NWA — 7 p.m. today at the Whole Hog Cafe in Bentonville. With wildlife and landscape photographer Mike Martin. Open to the public. psnwa.org or 417-827-5031.

WASHINGTON COUNTY ARKANSAS GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY — 2 p.m. Sunday at the Shiloh Museum in Springdale. shilohmuseum.org or 750-8165.

WE CONNECT — 3 p.m. Sunday at the OMNI Center in Fayetteville. Women’s group. omnicenter.org.

OMNI CENTER VEGETARIAN POTLUCK — 6 p.m. Wednesday at the OMNI Center in Fayetteville. Bring a dish to share and discuss how dietary choice impact peace, justice and ecology. omnicenter.org or exequals@hotmail.com.

HERB SOCIETY OF NWA — 7 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History. shilohmuseum.org or 770-6080.

RAZORBACK JUGGLERS — 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays at the Student Union or Gym 1 at the HPER building at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. Free lessons and new members are welcome. sites.google.com/site/jugglingrsoclub.

FAYETTEVILLE INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCERS — 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Mount Comfort Presbyterian Church Hall. First 30 minutes devoted to teaching/learning. $3; first time free. 283-9947.

JONES CENTER JUGGLING CLUB — 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Jones Center for Families. Beginners welcome. jonesnet.org or 756-8090 ext. 518.

BOSTON MOUNTAIN QUILTERS — 10 a.m. Mondays at Ozark Folkways in Winslow. ozarkfolkways.org or 634-3791.

MORE FOR YOUR MONDAYS TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOPS — 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays at Community Access Television in Fayetteville. Technological problems demystified; subject matter directed by attendees. Free; no registration. No class on fifth Mondays. 444-3433.

CREATIVE WRITING CLASSES — 1-3 p.m. Wednesdays at Ozark Folkways in Winslow. Ages 7-10 from 1-2 p.m., Ages 11-18 from 2-3 p.m. $5. ozarkfolkways.org or 634-3791.


HOLISTIC LIVING AND HEALING — 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Nov. 17 at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 Wedington Drive in Fayetteville. Learn to enjoy life, increase your energy and feel happy. With Lilian Bern. $15-$20 per class. 387-2108.

BUDDHIST MEDITATION AND SPIRITUAL SUPPORT GROUP — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Arkansas Yoga Center in Fayetteville. 521-2395.

COURSE IN MIRACLES — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 Wedington Drive in Fayetteville. 442-0680.

MEDIATION PRACTICE — 7 p.m. Fridays and 4:30 p.m. Sundays at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 Wedington Drive in Fayetteville. 442-0680.

DHARMA TALK — 10:30 a.m. Sundays at Mojo Hot Yoga Studio, 908 Rolling Hills Drive Suite 2 in Fayetteville. With Tibetan Buddhist Monk Ven. Geshe Thupten Dorjee. artibet.net or 587-8920.

FAYETTEVILLE QUAKERS — 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Sundays (followed by social hour) and 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the Bennett House (Omni Center), 3274 Lee Ave. in Fayetteville. fayettevillefriends.org or 888-909-1110.

FREE CONFIDENTIAL HIV TESTING — Mondays at NWA Center for Equality, 179 N. Church in Fayetteville. By appointment. nwaequality.org or 888-391-9222.

PILATES CLASSES — 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesday, and 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays beginning Sept. 12 at the Yvonne Richardson Community Center, 240 E. Rock St. in Fayetteville. With Lisa Webb. $5-$7; $30 for six classes. accessfayetteville.org/government/yvonne_richardson_center/index.cfm or 444-3461.

HEALING MEDITATION — 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ozark Research Institute in Fayetteville. ozarkresearch.org or 582-9197.

NWA CENTER for SPIRITUAL LIVING STUDY GROUP — 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Jones Center For Families, Room 135 in Springdale. livinginthepresence@yahoo.com or 439-0149.
WATER EXERCISE CLASSES — 9 to 9:50 a.m., 10 to 10:50 a.m. and 11 to 11:50 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Jones Center. $25 per month. Water Movement, Arthritis Aqua and Fibro Fit. The Jones Center in Springdale has indoor and outdoor walking tracks and trails, and the Fitness Center has weights and equipment for use, all for free. dhenders@jcf.jonesnet.org or 756-8090 ext. 3518.


SCHMEIDING C.A.R.E.S. — Delivering aging services for older adults to help negotiate the age maze with free information and referrals. schmiedingcenter.org or 751-3043.

BALANCED BODIES — 9 a.m. to 9:50 a.m. Fridays; STRETCH AND FLEX: 9 to 9:50 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Jones Center in Springdale. Free. thejonescenter.org or 756-8090.

FUN 2 B FIT — 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; EXERCISE WITH DANCE LEVEL I — 9:15 a.m. Tuesdays and EXERCISE WITH DANCE LEVEL II — 10 a.m. Tuesdays; ACRYLIC PAINTS — 10 a.m. Tuesdays; USE IT OR LOSE IT WITH JIMMY CULP — 11 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays; TAI CHI — 10 a.m. Fridays; WII BOWLING LEAGUE — 11 a.m. Tuesdays, BEAN BAG BASEBALL — 9 a.m. Wednesdays, CANASTA — 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, BINGO — 10 a.m. Thursdays, MAHJONG: 12:30 p.m. Thursdays; MEXICAN TRAIN DOMINOS — 1 p.m. Wednesdays; BRIDGE — 12:30 p.m. Fridays at the Fayetteville Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 945 S. College Ave. 571-2920.


EAGLE WATCH — 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. daily except Thursdays through Oct. 31 from Starkey Park. Boat tour on Beaver Lake. $8-$12, reservations required. estc.net/belle or 253-6200.

OZARK CORN MAZE — 4 to 9 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 6 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 30 at 1125 S. Main St (Arkansas 112), in Cave Springs. October and November hours TBD. Two corn mazes, cow train ride, corn cannon, pumpkin patch and more. $7; free for kids ages 2 and younger. ozarkcornmaze.com or 366-6246.

FARMLAND ADVENTURES CORN MAZE AND PUMPKIN PATCH — Through Nov. 5 at 5355 Parson Road in Springdale. Giant and mini corn mazes, pumpkin patch, pony rides, petting zoo and more. $7-$9; free for kids younger than 2. farmlandadventures.com or 799-5033.

FAYETTEVILLE FARMERS’ MARKET — 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 19, on the Fayetteville square. MILL DISTRICT FARMERS MARKET — 4 to 7 p.m. Thursdays through October, 525 S. School St., Fayetteville. FARMERS MARKET AT BGO — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays through October at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks. SNAP/EBT accepted. fayettevillefarmersmarket.org.

SPRINGDALE FARMERS MARKET — 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through October at East Emma Street, Springdale. 751-3352.

FARMINGTON FARMERS MARKET — 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through October, at 354. W. Main St., Farmington.


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED — 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at the Arvest Ballpark in Springdale. For the Northwest Arkansas Free Electronic Recycling Event. Must be older than 14 and work for at least two hours. Shirts and food for volunteers, and a letter of service if needed. Contact Sophie at sstephenson@co.washington.ar.us or 444-1725.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED — For the OMNI Center in Fayetteville. Librarian, office help, plant people and more. For more information, contact gladystiffany@yahoo.com or 935-4422.

ENTRIES FOR CIVIL WAR IN THE ARKANSAS OZARKS PODCAST CONTEST — Submit Oct. 15 through Feb. 3. For K-12 students in Benton, Boone, Carroll, Madison, Newton and Washington counties. For rules and more information: shilohmuseum.org/education/podcast-contest.php or 750-8165.

TOUR DE CURE — Oct. 22 at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale. Benefiting the American Diabetes Association with various length bike rides, 5K family fun ride and 5K walk/run. diabetes.org/nwatour or 464-4121.
ENTRIES FOR ARKANSAS BEEF AMBASSADOR COMPETITION — Due Nov. 7 to Wendy Pettz, Arkansas Beef Ambassador Chair, 3258 Madison 6060, Huntsville, AR 72740. Competition is 9 a.m. Nov. 19 at the Community School of Cleburne County, 74 Cleburne Park Road in Heber Springs. Check in begins at 8:30 a.m. Open to Arkansas youth ages of 9-20. For a packet or more information, wlpettz@gamil.com or 738-6581.

“HAIRSPRAY” AUDITIONS — 7 p.m. Jan. 2-3 at the Rogers Little Theater. rogerslittletheater.org or 631-8988.


ANNE KITTRELL ART GALLERY — Arkansas Union, Fayetteville. 575-5255.

ARSAGA’S — 1582 Crossover Road Suite 2, Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 527-0690.

ARSAGA’S — 2418 N. Gregg Ave., Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 444-6557.

ARTIFACTS GALLERY — 184 N. Main, Eureka Springs. artifactseureka.com or 363-6660.

ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS — 214 S. Main St., Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441. 5 X 5 Exhibition through Nov. 4.

BENTONVILLE CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU — 104 E. Central St. on the square in Bentonville. 271-9153.

BOTANICAL GARDEN OF THE OZARKS — 4703 N. Crossover Road, Fayetteville. bgozarks.org or 750-2620.

CENTER FOR ART AND EDUCATION — 104 N. 13th St., Van Buren. art-ed.org or 474-7767. “Nature and the World Around Us” by Bill and Gloria Garrison through Oct. 28.

THE COMMON GROUNDS — 412 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. commongroundsar.com or 442-3515.

CORNER GIFT SHOP — 3582 N. Arkansas 112, Fayetteville. 521-2674. Art by more than 15 local artists and craftsmen.

CRYSTAL BRIDGES AT THE MASSEY — 125 W. Central Ave., Bentonville. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700.

FAYETTEVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY — 401 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville. faylib.org or 856-7105.

FAYETTEVILLE UNDERGROUND — East Square Plaza Basement, 1 E. Center St., Fayetteville. FayettevilleUnderground.com or 387-1534. Four separate galleries inside. “Life’s Little Cakes” by Kelley Hatfield Wilks, “Set My Watch Against the City Clock” by Sabine Schmidt, “Metal Transitions” by Teresa Hall, and “Animal Technology” Flannery Grace Horan and Becki Lamascus through October.

FIRST THURSDAY ART PROGRAM — First Thursday on the square in downtown Fayetteville. 5 to 8 p.m., Fayetteville Underground, East Square Plaza. FirstThursdayFayetteville.com or 521-5776.

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.

JAMMIN JAVA — 21 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville. 443-2233.

LONG GALLERY — Vol Walker Hall, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. architecture.uark.edu or 575-4704.

MAYAPPLE — 546 W. Center St., Fayetteville. 206-715-3271.

MULLINS LIBRARY — University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. libinfo.uark.edu/info/art exhibit.asp or 575-6702.

OZARK FOLKWAYS — 22733 N. U.S. 71, Winslow. ozarkfolkways.org or 634-3791.

OZARK NATURAL FOODS — 1554 N. College Ave., Fayetteville. ozarknaturalfoods.com or 521-7558.

THE PERK — 3980 W. Wedington Drive, Fayetteville. 251-7375.

POOR RICHARD’S ART — 116 S. First St., Rogers. poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417.

ROGERS LITTLE THEATER — 116 S. Second St., Rogers. rogerslittletheater.org or 631-8988.

TEATRO SCARPINO — 329 N. West Ave., Fayetteville. scarpino.com or 409-3772.

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. 800-255-8995.

ULTRA STUDIOS — 118 W. South St., Fayetteville. ultrastudios.org or 935-4040.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FINE ARTS CENTER GALLERY — Fayetteville. 575-7987. Works by Sarah Norsworth Monday through Oct. 21. “Mark Dion: Process and Inquiry” Saturday through Nov. 18.


UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS STUDENT GALLERY (sUgAR) — 114 Central Ave., Bentonville. facebook.com/pages/sUgAR or 273-5305. “Garage Sale” by Joel Armstrong 2 to 6 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays, through Sunday.

WHITE LOTUS SALON AND MASSAGE — 4750 Mission, Fayetteville. 582-4806. Open Tuesday through Saturday. Featuring local artists and handmade gifts.


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.

CLINTON HOUSE MUSEUM — 444-0066 or clintonhousemuseum.org.

GRAVETTE HISTORICAL MUSEUM — 503 Charlotte St. S.E., Gravette. 787-7334. Early 1900s restored home with displays representing Gravette’s history.

MUSEUM OF NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS — 202 S.W. O St., Bentonville. museumofnativeamericanartifacts.org or 273-2456. Free self-guided audio tours of Paleo, Archaic, Woodland, Mississippian and tribal artifacts.

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.

ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM — 322 S. Second St., Rogers. rogersarkansas.com/museum or 621-1154. “Buried Dreams” “Coin” Harvey and Monte Ne” and “Building Rogers” through 2011. Quilting a Memory: Friendship and Commemorative Quilts” through Nov. 19

SHILOH MUSEUM OF OZARK HISTORY — 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. springdalear.gov/shiloh or 750-8165. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds. “Working Dawn to Dark” through Jan. 16.

SILOAM SPRINGS MUSEUM — 112 N. Maxwell St. Siloam Springs. 524-4011. “Whatever You Do, Stay in Print” on the life of journalist, educator and historian Ernie Deane through July 21.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS DISCOVERY ZONE — 1564 W. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Fayetteville. cmase.uark.edu/UADZ/BYS/BYS.htm or 575-3875.


VOICES FROM EUREKA’S SILENT CITY CEMETERY TOUR — Oct. 14-15 and Oct. 28-29 at the city cemetery in Eureka Springs. Walking tours leave every 20 minutes from 5:30 to 8 p.m. With living history actors in period costumes. Informative and entertaining; not scary. Free shuttle from the former Victorian Inn on Hwy 62 East. $5-$10. 253-9417.

RENE MARIE — 8 and 10 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $10-$35. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.

THE BUTTERFIELD OVERLAND EXPRESS — 8 p.m. Oct. 14 in the Amphitheater at Devil’s Den State Park in West Fork. Learn about John Butterfield who brought the longest stagecoach route in history through Northwest Arkansas. Rebekah.spurlock@arkansas.gov or 761-3325.

CHILE PEPPER CROSS COUNTRY FESTIVAL — Oct. 15 in Fayetteville. Amateur, collegiate, high school and junior high races with runners from across the country. chilepepperfestival.org or 521-7766.

FALL CRAFT EXTRAVAGANZA — 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 15 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 16 on the Square in Fayetteville. Demonstrations and works for sale by professional, juried artists and crafts people from NWA. Free. fayettevillefarmersmarket.org or 236-2910.

B2 BIKE BLAST — 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 15 at the parking lot at SW A Street and SW Third Street in Bentonville. Bicycle rodeo for kids focused on safety drills and skills. BMX stunt shows with the DK Team and local Team Self Destruct. Raffles, prizes and more. Free. bconwa.com.

ANNIVERSARY HIKE — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 15 from the suspension bridge below the dam at Devil’s Den State Park in West Fork. Rebekah.spurlock@arkansas.gov or 761-3325.

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK SALE — 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 15 at the Rock Street entrance of the Fayetteville Public Library. Paperbacks, 25 cents, hardbacks, 50 cents. Money supports library programs and purchase items for the library. faylib.org or 856-7104.

BENTON COUNTY CRIME STORIES GRAND OPENING — 10 a.m. Oct. 15 at the Rogers Historical Museum. Ribbon cutting with Rogers Police Chief James Allen. Speakers include Capt. Mike Jones of the Benton County Sheriff’s Department, Jessica Hayes from the U.S. Marshalls Museum, and Michael Lindsey, author of “The Big Hat Law” about the Arkansas State Police. RogersArkansas.com/museum or 621-1154.

GENEALOGY 101 — 10 a.m. Oct. 15 at the Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Registration required. faylib.org or 856-7000.

INSTITUTE OF JUGGLOLOGY — 7 p.m. Oct. 15 in the Verizon Ballroom at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. Free. sites.google.com/site/jugglingrsoclub.

5TH ANNUAL EQUALITY BALL — 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Center for Nonprofits. at St. Mary’s in Rogers. nwacenterforequality.org.

CLIMATE CHANGE BOOK FORUM — 2 to 4 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Fayetteville Public Library. “World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse” by Lester Brown. faylib.org or 856-7120.

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