Weekend Flyer: April 13-15

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News Briefs

Petrino’s house.

Bobby Petrino’s house is for sale (and has been since 2010), and it could be yours for only $2.5 million. Pocket change. Right?

A handful of storm drain inlets in Northwest Arkansas are receiving a makeover this spring thanks to UpStream Art, a public art and awareness project. Check it.

J.T. “Wamplestiltzken” Wampler (not a real nickname) gave Joe’s Premium American Pilsner by Avery Brewing Co. a taste yesterday. Here’s the latest It’s All About The Beer column.

Volunteers are needed for a tree and shrub planting at the White River Streambank Stabilization Project on Saturday, April 14.

Friday events, April 13

Leftover Salmon

There’s a big happy hour show with Big Smith at George’s Majestic Lounge, followed by legends of jamming, Leftover Salmon. Leftover has a new record coming out May 22, FYI.

Local singer/songwriter Barret Baber will celebrate the release of his new album Colt Square Sessions on Friday night at Legacy Blues Lounge.

Charliehorse plays the patio at Kingfish with their original lineup on Friday night. If the weather doesn’t cooperate, Cody Russell tells us that the show will likely be moved to LIT.

The Lightbulb Club has Digital Leather and Glory Bones, and Matt Smith Soul Explosion is at Smoke & Barrel.

TheatreSquared will debut a new production this weekend. The Fall of the House is an original play by T2 Artistic Director Robert Ford, and will run through the weekend at Nadine Baum Studios. Here’s the schedule.

Full Friday list:

Rogue: Cool Shoes
Fresco Cafe & Pub: Michael Tisdale
Baum Stadium: Arkansas Baseball vs. Kentucky
Legacy Blues Lounge: Brick Fields Duo / Barrett Baber / Ashley McBryde
Greenhouse Grille: Matt Smith Jazz
GoodFolk: George Ensle
Nadine Baum Studios: TheatreSquared: The Fall of the House
JJ’s Grill: Ouachita River Band
Speakeasy: Sarah Hughes
Kingfish: Charliehorse
George’s Majestic Lounge: Leftover Salmon / Big Smith
Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Matt Smith Soul Explosion
JR’s Lightbulb Club: Digital Leather / Glory Bones

Saturday events, April 14

Big Smith

If you missed the opening of the Fayetteville Farmers’ Market last week, you can redeem yourself on the Fayetteville Square this Saturday. It starts at 7 a.m. Everyone’s gonna be there.

There’s a mini-golf tournament / pub crawl happening on Dickson Street Saturday night. It kicks off at 6 p.m. from Clubhaus Fitness, and the proceeds benefit The Miracle League of Arkansas. Here’s some more information.

After a lot of years making a lot of ears happy, and a lot of feet shuffle around the dance floors of Dickson Street, Big Smith will bid farewell to Fayetteville Saturday night. The band announced back in November that they’ll be calling it quits this summer, and Saturday’s show at George’s Majestic Lounge will be their last in town.

Symphony of Northwest Arkansas (SoNA) will hold their last performance of the season, Masterworks III, at Walton Arts Center.

In rock & roll news, Randall Shreve & the Sideshow are at Rogue, Six Hung Sprung will reunite for a show at Smoke & Barrel, and the Lightbulb Club has Teenagers and The Sound Of The Mountain.

Full Saturday list:

Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
Fayetteville Public Library: Green Your Life: Public Transportation
Fayetteville Public Library: Reading with the Razorbacks
UA Campus: Walk Into Awareness
Walton Arts Center: Trike Theatre’s Musical Theatre Boot Camp
Nadine Baum Studios: TheatreSquared: The Fall of the House
Dickson Street: Driving Dickson
Baum Stadium: Arkansas Baseball vs. Kentucky
Fresco Cafe & Pub: Effron White & Richard Hartrick
Legacy Blues Lounge: Roby Pantall / Ron Pennington / Amanda Rey / Michael Tisdale & the Union
Walton Arts Center: SoNA: Masterworks III
JJ’s Grill: Ocie & the Heartstrings
Kingfish: Mandy McBryde
Rogue: Randall Shreve & the Sideshow / Plain Jane Automobile / Language Room
George’s Majestic Lounge: Big Smith
Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Six Hung Sprung Reunion
JR’s Lightbulb Club: The Sound Of The Mountain / Teenagers

Sunday events, April 15

Long-time comedian Charlie Wiener is at UARK Bowl for the Sunday night stand-up series.

The Hogeye Marathon is on Sunday as well, and will kick off at around 7:30 a.m. The race will begin and end on the Fayetteville Square, and there’s also a half marathon, some relays, and a 5K happening.

Full Sunday list:

Common Grounds: Sarah Hughes
Nadine Baum Studios: TheatreSquared: The Fall of the House
Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Schola Cantorum Concert
Rogue: Randall Shreve Acoustic
Fayetteville Square: Hogeye Marathon, Half Marathon, Relays, 5K
Baum Stadium: Arkansas Baseball vs. Kentucky
Greenhouse Grille: Chooch
Fayetteville Square: Hogeye Marathon
Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Bluegrass jam
UARK Bowl: Stand-up comedy w/ Charlie Wiener

Friday Public Meetings

2:00 p.m.Deadline: RFP 12-04, Benefits Brokerage ServicesCity Hall, Room 306

Weekend Birthdays

Rachel Stevens, Joel Bunch, Jimmy Bergen, Max Rosen, Jason Wilson, Tezra Eubanks, Mel Southerland, Antoinette Grajeda, Brey Cook,
Amy Merck, Brandy Tinsley, Bonnie Wardell-Chadwick, Pam Kaney, Scott Hunter, Seth Warford, Michael Hughes, Carrie Gall-Warren, Caroline Eckel, Elizabeth Atherton, Leslie Newell Peacock
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