For anyone who was wondering whether or not two window unit air conditioners mounted in the windows of one of the tiniest buildings in Fayetteville could keep up with this heat wave, the answer is no.
Free show alert: Local band 3 Penny Acre is set to play a free show this evening on the downtown square. In support of the upcoming 2011 Fayetteville Roots Festival, 3PA will be set up inside The Mustache Goods & Wears, 15 S. Block Avenue, starting at around 6:30 p.m.
Also tonight, there’s an OLIVE event at George’s with JasonDub, Handsome Stan and Supernovae, it’s comedy open mic night at West End, and Jeff Fox is at JJ’s.
Locals: Syard Evans, Billy Dillinger, Chris Alley, Dave Edmark, Dallas Bartholomew, David McKnight, Sean King, Anthony Amuso, Jessica Lehren Hall, Sheila Wood
Others: Actor Peter O’Toole is 79, actress Victoria Jackson is 52, and director-actor Kevin Smith is 41. Also, actor Carroll O’Connor (1924-2001) and novelist James Baldwin (1924-1987).
- Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
- JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
- Rogue Pizza Co.: DJs / Karaoke
Teatro Scarpino: Live jazz
- West End: Comedy Open Mic Night
- George’s Majestic Lounge: OLIVE – JasonDub, Handsome Stan and Supernovae
- Room 326: CDBG Subrecipient Grant Workshop – 1:00 p.m.
- Room 219: City Council Meeting (agenda) – 6:00 p.m.
* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel are indicated with an asterisk