Weekend Flyer: June 1-3

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News Briefs

Justin Timberlake speaks at the Walmart shareholders meeting.

Fayetteville police announced the second in a series of directed traffic enforcements at select areas around town. Officers will monitor traffic on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard between Hill Avenue and One Mile Road.

Resident beer expert J.T. Wampler reviewed Ichtegem’s Grand Cru from Brouwerij Strubbe in his latest installment of “It’s All About The Beer.”

Musician-turned-actor Justin Timberlake is in Fayetteville to emcee the Walmart shareholders meeting at Bud Walton Arena Friday.

It’s a big night at Wakarusa. Main Stage highlights on Friday include Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, The Avett Brothers and Girl Talk. Here’s the full Friday night schedule.

Friday events, June 1

Luke Bryan

The Wilson Park pool opens at 4 p.m. today. Admission is free for opening night Friday night. The dive in movie originally set for tonight has been rescheduled for June 8, however, due to “unseasonably cold weather.”

There’s a big old country music show at The AMP Friday night with Luke Bryan, Craig Campbell, and Chance Neal. Wear your boots.

Smoke & Barrel Tavern is hosting Hot Springs-based burlesque troupe, Foul Play Cabaret Friday night, with awesome Hot Springs band, the Holy Shakes. The Holy Shakes will be celebrating the release of their new album, “Feast or Famine.” Tickets are $10 at the door.

George’s Majestic Lounge has a happy hour show with guitar-slinger Jimmy Thackery, and harmonica-slinger RJ Mischo.

Full Friday list:

Mulberry Mountain (Ozark, AR): Wakarusa 2012
Kingfish: Awesome Hawk Fight
Greenhouse Grille: Allie Lauren
Jose’s: Ransom
Foghorn’s on College: Jon Knox
Fresco Cafe & Pub: Mo Brothers
Wilson Park: Dive-In Movie: The Muppets
Hooters: Left of Center
George’s Majestic Lounge: Jimmy Thackery / RJ Mischo
AMP: Luke Bryan / Craig Campbell / Chance Neal
Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Holy Shakes / Foul Play Cabaret
The Wine Cellar: Marshall Wallace
JJ’s Grill: Darryl Brooks &Taken
UARK Bowl: Calle Soul

Saturday events, June 2

Fossils of Ancient Robots

The produce selection at the Farmers’ Market on the Fayetteville Square is getting larger each week. Everyone you know is gonna be down there, too.

Eureka Springs-based Fossils of Ancient Robots are back at Smoke & Barrel Tavern Saturday night, and Kingfish has a free show with Toe Funk Jam Band.

Full Saturday list:

Mulberry Mountain (Ozark, AR): Wakarusa 2012
Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
Kingfish: Toe Funk Jam Band
Walton Arts Center: Williams Center: CELEBRATE! 40 Years of Dance!
Jose’s: One Night Stand
Foghorn’s on College: Effron White
Nightbird Books: Western Fiction book signings
George’s Majestic Lounge: Kelly Road
JJ’s Grill: Jason Strode
Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Fossils of Ancient Robots

Sunday events, June 3

Jonathan Trawick

Sunday is a good day for free music. Guitarist Pat Pathoumthong will play at Greenhouse Grille during brunch from around 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Singer/songwriter Effron White is at Terra Studios from 1-4 p.m., and The Fayetteville Public Library’s Mountain Street Stage Music Series kicks off at 2 p.m. with old-time fiddle music by Jonathan Trawick and Friends.

Full Sunday list:

Mulberry Mountain (Ozark, AR): Wakarusa 2012
Botanical Garden of the Ozarks: Farmers’ Market
Greenhouse Grille: Pat Pathoumthong
Terra Studios: Effron White
Fayetteville Public Library: Jonathan Trawick and Friends

Public Meetings

8:00 a.m.Fayetteville Forward Green Economy GroupChamber of Commerce, Room 111
10:00 a.m.Bid Opening: Bid 12-43, Construction – HWY 16 Water & Sewer ImprovementsCity Hall, Room 326

Weekend Birthdays

Luke Knox, Mardracus Wade, Roger-Nancy Faber, Lauren Bennett-Embree, Kevin Durden, Andre Houser, Cindy Kalke, Matthew Hilleary, Kaitlyn Rush, Max Moore, Ray Avery, Whitney Viala, Johnnie Washburn, Miranda Mitchell, Erin Van Genderen, Bruce Meyer, Ashley Williams, Joanna Farmer, Colleen Hughes, Delberta Larsen and Jack Buckley.
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