Weekend Flyer: March 15-17, 2013

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Friday Events, March 15

One Night of Queen

One Night of Queen, a show by tribute band Gary Mullen and the Works, is at Walton Arts Center Friday night. We heard raves about the show last time they were in town, and this time, it’s completely sold out.

Full list:

12:30 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: Non Profit Lunch and Learn
6 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: RJ Mischo / Samantha Fish
6 p.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Matt Smith
6 p.m.  Fresco Cafe & Pub: Fresco Jazz Trio
6:35 p.m.  Baum Stadium: UA baseball vs. Ole Miss
8 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: One Night of Queen
8:30 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Chooch & The Sidehill Gougers
8 p.m.  Dickson Street: Jake Ayo
10 p.m.  Fix Ultralounge: Jen Lasher / Supernovae
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: DJ Bizar
9:30 p.m.  Fresco Cafe & Pub: Oreo Blue
8 p.m.  UARK Bowl: Comedy Club – Jason James
10 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Dirtfoot

Saturday Events, March 16

St. Patrick’s Day parade

There’s a St. Patrick’s Day parade on Dickson Street beginning at noon. After that, there are a handful of other St. Paddy’s Day celebrations planned on Saturday. Here’s a list we compiled earlier this week.

Fayetteville band SW/MM/NG will return from SXSW in Austin for a show at Smoke & Barrel Saturday night. The band will perform with San Francisco bands Couches and LI XI, and Fort Smith band, Pagiins. Update: Locals Brothel Sprouts are filling in for SW/MM/NG. It’s their first show in about a year-and-a-half.

Full list:

10:30 a.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: McCafferty Irish Dancers
11 a.m.  Fayetteville Underground: Gallery Talk – Todd Williams
12 p.m.  Dickson Street: St. Patrick’s Day parade
2:05 p.m.  Baum Stadium: UA baseball vs. Ole Miss
6 p.m.  The Garden Room: St. Paddy’s Day by Northside
6 p.m.  Fresco Cafe & Pub: Tom Mahon
7 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: Gregoire Maret Quartet
8 p.m.  Billy’s Grill: FOS Project
8:30 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Wes & Bert
8 p.m.  Dickson Street Pub: Justin Leflar
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: The Doors tribute
9 p.m.  Arsaga’s on Dickson: Air Loom
9 p.m.  Rogue: Randall Shreve & The Sideshow / Violetta Lotus Burlesque
9 p.m.  The Lightbulb Club: Troubadour Dali / Here To Observe
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Couches / LI XI / Pagiins / Swimming

Sunday Events, March 17

Pub Crawl t-shirt design

Happy St. Patrick’s day, everyone. Dickson Street businesses are planning their annual St. Patrick’s Day Pub Crawl on Sunday night. Registration begins at 6 p.m. at Common Grounds where would-be-crawlers can pay a $5 registration fee, and receive a passport listing about 15 participating watering holes. The first 500 folks to visit all the places, get stamps from the bartenders, and return to Common Grounds get a commemorative t-shirt.

Full list:

10 a.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Paddy O’Grill with Bill O’Sayle
11 a.m.  Common Grounds: Sarah Hughes Band
1:05 p.m.  Baum Stadium: UA baseball vs. Ole Miss
2 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: Community Cinema’s “Wonder Women: The Untold Story of American Superheroines”
5 p.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Rise from the Ashes Benefit
5 p.m.  Mickey Finn’s: Paddy O’Grill
6 p.m.  Common Grounds: St. Patrick’s Day Pub Crawl
6 p.m.  Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Tangled Words Comedy
8 p.m.  Sheet Fort Experience: St. Patty’s Day Party
8 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: The Trashcan Bandits
8 p.m.  Dickson Street Pub: Klint, Danny and Gang
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: St. Paddy’s w/ Shortfuze

Friday Public Meetings

9:00 a.m.Fayetteville Forward Economic Accountability Council *City Hall, Room 326
10:00 a.m.Pre-Proposal Conference: RFP 13-02, Police
Department Towing Contractor
City Hall, Room 111

Weekend Birthdays

Emily Buckingham, Christine Myres, Amy Kessler, Fritz Gisler, Bet Hampel, Barry Ozturk, Karon Reese, Alison Hammontree, Claude Graham, Tom Bemberg, Michael Cotroneo, Chastity Whyte, Terri Center, Clay Payne, Abi Moser, Stephen Emery Houk, Gene McVay, Jodi Boyd, Claude Graham, Ruby Noblitt, Heather Salley, Andy Cirelli, Aaron Agnew, Andrew Donovan, Rebecca McBride, Dorothy Marcy, Quynh Nguyen, Eric Molle, and Elizabeth Owens.

*Send us your birthday shout-outs.