Giveaway: David Sedaris at Walton Arts Center

Photo: Ann Fishbein
David Sedaris will read from his work on April 12 at the Walton Arts Center.

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners, Rich and Trevor Kelley.

Author, humorist, NPR contributor, and bad mammer-jammer David Sedaris is coming back to town for a reading at Walton Arts Center on April 12.

Sedaris is the author of several best-selling collections of essays and stories, including Barrel Fever, Holidays on Ice, Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, and When You Are Engulfed in Flames.

He has been a frequent contributor to PRI/Chicago Public Radio’s nationally syndicated show This American Life, and has published essays in The New Yorker, Esquire, and others.

Sedaris’ show at the Walton Arts Center will feature a 60-minute reading his work, followed by a 20-minute question and answer session.

Oh, and we’ve got two pairs of tickets to give away. Win ’em.

How to enter

Leave a comment with the title of your favorite work by Sedaris, and you’re entered.

What you’ll win

Two randomly selected winners will receive two (2) tickets to see An Evening With David Sedaris, scheduled for 7 p.m Tuesday, April 12 at Walton Arts Center.

A few rules (read ‘em carefully):

  • You may enter this specific contest once.
  • This contest is open to anyone anywhere except Fayetteville Flyer writers, Walton Arts Center employees, and their immediate family members.
  • Contest is open until 12:00 p.m. CST on Friday, March 18
    Make sure you leave a valid e-mail address when filling out the comment form since that’s how we’ll contact you if you’ve won. Once we notify the winners, you’ll have 24 hours to respond via email to claim your prize.
  • You’ll have to provide us with your first and last name (if you win) and then be prepared to show a valid photo ID when picking up your tickets.

Thanks to the Walton Arts Center for sponsoring this contest. For more information about this performance or to purchase tickets, visit