Frozen yogurt, margaritas, iced tea.
Slip-n-slides, lawn sprinklers, and kiddy pools.
I hope you guys are staying cool out there, and if you are, please share with the rest of us how you’re doing it because it’s freaking ridiculously hot out there.
Do what you gotta do, and be safe. Here’s what’s happening this week.
Arts & Events
The Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Good Morning Fayetteville networking event on Thursday at 7:30 a.m.
The Reverend Horton Heat is coming back to town! He’ll be at George’s Thursday with special guests Mountain Sprout.
Kingfish has a big show with The East Nashville Review, featuring Phil Lee, Eric Brace and Tom Mason Thursday night. No cover!
First Saturday is this weekend at Ozark Natural Foods. There’s an art reception, a lunch & learn, and more. Click here.
Andy Frasco is playing Party on the Patio at Powerhouse Seafood this week. Get yourself a Kilowatt.
Better get your tickets to Pretty Things Peepshow, coming to Smoke & Barrel Monday, Aug. 8. It will probably sell out.
Walton Arts Center presents Rick Springfield at the AMP on Sunday, Aug. 7.
Domestic bottles are $2, and well drinks are $2.50 Thursday night at Buster Belly’s.
Have you tried the Inn at Carnall Hall Series of Wine? It’s now available at Ella’s Restaurant.
Mexican bottle beers are $2.50, or you can get a shot of whiskey and an Old Style for $3 Wednesday nights at Mickey Finn’s.
Food & Dining
If you don’t want to build-your-own-burger at Burger Life, you can select one of their delicious specialties. Check it.
Get free admission to Bobbisox when you bring your receipt from the Clarion’s Friday night Seafood & Prime Rib Buffet!
Try a Mediterranean burger at Emelia’s Kitchen this week. ‘Cause everything is better with feta cheese.
Flying Burrito Co. now has “Tijuana tacos” every day for just $1 each.
News flash: The breakfast at Greenhouse Grille is awesome. Served Tuesday-Saturday from 8- 11 a.m.
Saturday is Ultimate Bacon Cheeseburger day at Hugo’s. It’s amazing.
Have you tried the Ribeye at Hjem Restaurant? Maybe you should treat yourself before First Thursday this week.
There are a lot of reasons to go to JJ’s Grill in Fayetteville this week. Here are the top 8.
Little Bread Co. will be closed for their annual “It’s too damn hot to bake” vacation, but don’t panic. They’ll be back Aug. 8
Do you dream of $1 beers and 45¢ wings? Then Lucky Luke’s Wing Wednesday is your dream come true.
Get a baked potato topped with your choice of BBQ meat at Penguin Ed’s B&B location every Saturday for just $3.95.
Pink Swirls Frozen Yogurt is now open and serving 12 flavors of their live culture frozen yogurt with over 60 toppings.
Burgers are $5 every Wednesday at Sassy’s, with just $3 Long Islands and $3 Boulevards to wash them down.
Tuesday night is student night at Slim Chickens. Get 25% off your entree with a student ID.
More Sales & Specials
Back to school sale: A complete pair of glasses at The Eye Center for $59 with eye exam. Click here for details.
Take advantage of academic pricing at the UA Computer Store, and save money on Apple, Dell, Adobe, Microsoft and more.
Ozark Urgent Care is now open at 1057 N. Garland Avenue in Fayetteville. This month, sports physicals are just $10.
The 3-bed, 1.5-bath apartment at 336 E. Cleburn in Fayetteville is still available to rent for $850/month from AMA. http://ow.ly/5Sri0
Looking for a new place to live off campus this semester? Templeton Place Apartments from BR Management are only $400/mo.
Eco Chic has a new boutique area in the store filled with cute items. Stop by and see.
More TOMS colors and styles just arrived at Masons.
New and vintage clothes, shoes, purses and accessories are 1/2 price this week at One More Time when you mention the Flyer.
Riffraff is having a Game Day Tailgate Sale on their Facebook page Thursday, and in store Friday & Saturday. Details.
It’s like Christmas at Something Urban this week, thanks to an enormous shipment that just arrived. Pics coming soon.
Zortees just posted a new t-shirt design. Check out the Patriotic Hog.
Wanna browse the selection of new & used vehicles at Adventure Subaru? Check out the inventory online.
Austin Vision Care takes several types of insurance, including Avesis, Always Vision, Optum Health, and more.
You can still become an original member at Crystal Bridges, and they’ve extended the preview event. Here’s some more info.
One of Shine Salon’s specialties is haircuts for men. And sometimes, they have beer.
Here’s what the UARK Ballroom looks like when it gets all dressed up for a wedding reception.