This week is gonna rule. How do I know? Let me count the ways.
The weather is absolutely incredible right now. Go outside right now if you don’t believe me.
The Dalai Lama is coming to town for a panel discussion, and a keynote address at Bud Walton Arena on the University of Arkansas campus on Wednesday.
It’s University of Arkansas Graduation weekend, and a lot of hard-working students will be getting their well-earned degrees. They’ll also be celebrating their butts off.
There’s a ton of good live music to see in town, the Block Street Block Party is coming up, and if you’re a University of Arkansas student, finals will be over on Friday (if not before).
There are a lot more reasons this week is going to be amazing below. See for yourself.
Arts & Events
The Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce
is hosting a “Good Morning Fayetteville
” networking event at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday at Arkansas Physical Health & Rehab.
Slightly Stoopid, Dumstaphunk, Bob Schneider, Big Uns, The Odds, Jon Shorter Band, Randall Shreve, Memphis Pencils, and more are at George’s
this week. Schedule.
will be open Sunday, May 22 for the Block Street Block Party. They’re hosting a “Baggo for Burgers” competition, too. Win some free food!
has Wiley Seeger, Jeff Fox, Cook County, Russ Hutchison, Clint Scrivner, and Maud Crawford this week
. Free live music!
Ozark Natural Foods
is hosting a cooking demonstration
with Daniel Klein of the Perennial Plate at 5 p.m. on May 13. The Old 78s will play before the demonstration, starting at 3:30 p.m.
has Karaoke in the Boars Head Pub on Monday night, and LaFuso is playing Party on the Patio this Thursday night.
Smoke & Barrel Tavern
has Basement Brew, The Brothel Sprouts, Memphis Pencils, Messy Sparkles, and Black Pearl this week.
Walton Arts Center
has the puppet show, “Swimmy, Frederick and Inch By Inch,” on Saturday at 10 a.m.
The patio is open at Buster Belly’s.
They’ve got $2 beers, well drinks, margaritas and summer brews every day
from 4-7 p.m., too.
Frozen margaritas and draft beers are just $2 every Tuesday
night at Flying Burrito Co.
has $1 beers every day
, and giant 32-oz. beers for just $3.
All bottles and well drinks are $2.50 every Thursday night at Mickey Finn’s
. More specials.
Food & Dining
Try a new Crabby Pot, served every Friday night at the Fayetteville Clarion Inn.
There are four to choose from,
including Snow Crab, Dungeness Crab, King Crab, or The Triple (including all three).
Do you like Indian food? Ella’s
has an Indian Buffet
every Tuesday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
has a new Mazza Menu
, featuring $3.99 appetizers, and $5.99 entrees. Served Monday-Wednesday from 4-6 p.m., and Saturday from 2-6 p.m.
will be set up in front of the restaurant during the Fayetteville Farmers’ Market Saturday from 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Stop by for something delicious.
Pulled pork, brisket, chicken breast, hot links and Kielbasa sausage, topped with coleslaw, jalapenos, and cheese on one sandwich? It’s called the Mennacke
, and it’s only at Lucky Luke’s.
Did you know that in addition to delicious BBQ, Penguin Ed’s
can also cater your party with burgers, fried catfish, vegetarian dishes, and more
? Well, they can.
Bring a canned food item to Sassy’s Red House
, and be entered into a drawing to see Widespread Panic at the BOK Center in Tulsa. The food drive
is benefiting Salvation Army of NWA.
Have you tried the new Slim Chickens on Joyce Boulevard
in Fayetteville? It’s pretty fancy.
is now hiring
experienced servers with open availability, and great attitudes. Apply in person at 481 S. School Avenue.
A couple units will be available at Molly Court Apartments
on June 1. They are just two blocks from Wilson Park, and start at $375 per month.
Select spring styles of TOMS
have been marked down at Masons
this week. Lilac/black Passport, and Journey TOMS are $10 off, too.
Lots of new summer dresses, shorts, t-shirts and more are in at Riffraff
. Here are pictures
, to prove it.
, in assorted colors are now available at Something Urban
for just $12.99 each.
Get your Dalai Lama shirt at Zortees
this week, and 100% of the proceeds go to the Tibetan children refugees in India. Here’s the design.
More Sales & Specials
The Eye Center
has extended its 25% off sunglass sale
through the month of May. You’re gonna need some this week.
Pretty sure that Adventure Subaru
has found the worst weatherman ever. Or the best. Watch the videos right here.
Can’t take off work for your eye appointment? Austin Vision Care
is open every other Saturday for your convenience.
Don’t sit around through allergy season feeling sorry for yourself. Stop by one of Ozark Urgent Care’s
two locations in Northwest Arkansas. They can help.