Weekly deals & more: Aug. 28-Sept. 4

I don’t want to jinx it or anything, but the following seven days might just be the best of your entire life.

Of course, they could be lame, too, but things are looking pretty good right off the bat.

Listen to this lineup. Thursday is First Thursday on the Fayetteville Square. The Washington County Fair is happening Tuesday through Saturday at the fairgrounds, and the Razorbacks kick off the 2011 football season on Saturday against Missouri State at Razorback Stadium.

That’s not even one tenth of the action. Look at all the awesome things below. Have a great week, everyone.

Arts & Events

Audible Chocolate, JB & The Moonshine Band, Mountain Sprout, Boom! Kinetic and more are at George’s this week.
Sarah Hughes, Stephen & Bonnie Turner Jazz Duo, and Pat Pathoumthong are at Greenhouse Grille this week.
John Staib, Chris Jerry, Jamie Wolfe, Jeff Fox, and Wes & Karl are at JJ’s Grill this week.
Wiley & Zack, Travis Kidd, and Amber & Emma will be at Kingfish this week. Free tunes!
Mickey Finn’s has music from Jones & Leah, and all-you-can-drink drafts and wells for $10 Friday from 5-8 p.m.
Ozark Natural Foods First Saturday includes an art reception for Robin Roberts and a lunch and learn w/ Dr. Laurell Matthews.
Smoke & Barrel has Tavern Trivia, First Thursdays with Aerosault, Jonathan Wilkins and more this week.
UARK Ballroom has a Salsa Night with Calle Soul coming up this Thursday, Sept. 1.
The Walton Arts Center presents Charlie Daniels Band this Friday, Sept. 2 at the Arkansas Music Pavilion.

Drink Specials

Buster Belly’s has $2 wells, and $2.50 domestic Mason jar drafts every Tuesday night. Click for more specials.
Back to school, back to Wine Down Wednesday at Emelia’s Kitchen. Select glasses are $5, or get $5 off a bottle.

Food & Dining

Like Burger Life on Facebook this week for a chance to win a $50 gift card.
Hungry for Indian food in Fayetteville? Ella’s serves their Indian buffet every Tuesday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Try a crabby pot, served with drawn butter, new potatoes and veggies Friday nights at the Fayetteville Clarion Inn.
A pound of snow crab legs and a loaded baked potato are only $13.49 every Sunday night at Powerhouse.
Flying Burrito has Tijuana Tacos for $1 every day with drink purchase, not just on Tuesday like the corporate places.
Ever wish you could have a Derek’s Special from Hugo’s delivered to you? You can. Call C.H.E.W. delivery at 479-283-7655.
Are you heading downtown for First Thursday this week? Stop by Hjem Restaurant for dinner and drinks beforehand.
Where can you get $1 drafts and 45¢ wings every Wednesday? Lucky Luke’s Wing Wednesday. That’s where.
Check in on Facebook at Oseguera’s / Celi’s this week, and get a free cheese dip. Yum.
It’s tailgating time! Pick up a family pack at Penguin Ed’s for your Razorback tailgate / watch party.
Pink Swirls Frozen Yogurt has 12 flavors and over 60 toppings. Try it with Boba (think bubble tea.)
Do you follow @sassysredhouse on Twitter? You could get 15% off your meal on Tuesday if you did.
Buy 10 entrees at Slim Chickens, and get your 11th free when you check in on Facebook.

More Sales & Specials

Adventure Subaru is offering huge discounts on custom orders for 2012 Subaru Imprezas. Email [email protected].
Back-to-school sale: A complete pair of glasses at The Eye Center for $59 with eye exam. Click here for details.
Need a copy of Microsoft Office or Office Mac? Save a lot of money by getting it at the UA Computer Store.

Real Estate

Want to live in the mill district? A 3-bedroom, 2-bath condo in the Mill Building is $1950/mo from AMA.
Reduce your rent. Templeton Place Apartments from BR Management are only $400/mo.


Eco Chic has new clothes from Ralph Lauren, Banana Republic, Gap, Anne Taylor, True Religion, and more this week.
It’s time for fall boots, and Masons has you covered. Check out their style blog.
Have you been you One More Time recently? They have new items arriving every day.
Have you seen all the shoes now available at Riffraff? Check out the photo gallery.
Another shipment of Razorback red items will arrive at Something Urban this week, just in time for the first game.
Zortees has the t-shirts to get you ready for Razorback gameday. Have you seen their patriotic Hog design yet?


Austin Vision Care takes all types of insurance, including AlwaysVision, Avesis, Superior, ARKids & more.
Mark your calendars for a Fayetteville Chamber Young Professionals night out Sept. 8 at JJ’s Grill.
No insurance? No problem. Simple adult visits at Ozark Urgent Care are only $60.
Want to stay up to date with the latest at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art? Better like them on Facebook.
Got a hot date? A shampoo and blowout with Emily at Shine Salon is only $25.