Wednesday To-do: May 11

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The University of Arkansas will host two events Wednesday with His Holiness the Dalai Lama at Bud Walton Arena.

In case you didn’t know, the Dalai Lama is in Fayetteville today and will speak during two events at Bud Walton Arena on the University of Arkansas campus.

If you’re unable to attend, there are a couple of ways to keep up with today’s happenings without even leaving your seat.

UATV is streaming both the 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. events live on Cox digital 214 and online at

Also, the Flyer Wire is collecting and displaying tweets related to the Dalai Lama’s visit over at


The Dalai Lama visit is certainly the most noteworthy of events in Fayetteville today, but there’s more, too.

California rockers Slightly Stoopid are at George’s, there’s Wii bowling at Smoke & Barrel, and FIX hosts Wes Luker and DJ Bailey.

The list

Bud Walton Arena: His Holiness the Dalai Lama: Panel Discussion
Common Grounds: Paul Smith
Greenhouse Grille: The Hobknobbers
JJ’s Grill n Chill: Cook County
Jose’s: Karaoke
St. Paul’s Episcopal: Fundraising dinner for Tibetan Culture Institute of Arkansas
Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Johny Arrendondo & Friends
Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Urban Achievers Wii Bowling
George’s Majestic Lounge: Slightly Stoopid / Dumpstaphunk
Rogue Pizza Co.: Four Thieves Gone. A Tribute to the Avett Brothers
Fix: FIX Wednesday w/ Wes Luker & DJ Bailey

Public meetings

City Hall, Room 111: Tree and Landscape Advisory Committee * – 4:00 p.m.

* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel are indicated with an asterisk