Weekend Flyer: May 24-27, 2013

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Friday Events, May 24

Kory Montgomery

After spending the last several months touring the country, local bluesman Kory Montgomery will be back in Fayetteville for his first hometown performance since January Friday night at George’s. Local band Groovement and songwriter Shawn James are also on the bill. Admission is $6.

In rock news, local punk band Thunderlizards are back in action at Smoke & Barrel Tavern with fellow Fayettevillians Resin Hands set to open the show. Admission is $3.

Full list:

6 p.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Alex Lewis
6 p.m.  Jose’s: KN3
6 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Nathan Aronowitz / Hadden Sayers
6 p.m.  Mojito’s Mexican Grill: Effron White
7 p.m.  Fresco Cafe & Pub: Fresco Jazz Trio
7 p.m.,  Chancellor Hotel: Claudia Burson Trio
7 p.m.  Nightbird Books: Joey Largent / Dividend / John Henry & Friends / Brick Fields
7 p.m.  Foghorn’s on College: Jon Knox
7 p.m.  Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Air Loom
8:30 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Dead Armadillos
8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Nathan and Jake
8 p.m.  Kingfish: Guerrilla Blues Band
8 p.m.  The Wine Cellar: Jovan & Jake
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Thunderlizards / Resin Hands
8 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: War Horse
9 p.m.  The Lightbulb Club: DJ EJ
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Groovement / Kory Montgomery / Shawn James

Saturday Events, May 25

Austin band Idyl is in town for a show at Nightbird Books Friday night with new-ish Fayetteville band Minivan and Brian Abel’s (Fauxnz) Tape Experiment. Admission is $5.

There’s a big all-ages show at Showcase Theatre with six bands, including Crown the Empire, Capture the Crown, Palisades, Heartist, Famous Last Words, and Wolves at the Gate. Admission is $12.

Full list:

7 a.m.  Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
2 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: War Horse
6 p.m.  Jose’s: FOS Project
6 p.m.  Fresco Cafe & Pub: Roby Pantall
6 p.m.  The Showcase: Crown the Empire / Capture the Crown / Palisades / Heartist / Famous Last Words / Wolves at the Gate
7 p.m.  Foghorn’s on College: Scott Young
8:30 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Brian Odle
8 p.m.  Billy’s Bar & Grill: Redwitch Johnny
8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Diana & The Heartbeats
8 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: War Horse
8 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Chasing Pictures / Me Like Bees / Surf de Soleil / Silent Waits the Archer
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Basement Brew
9 p.m.  Rogue: Thanks For Nothing / Jon Shorter
9 p.m.  The Lightbulb Club: Dying / Mothwind
9 p.m.  Nightbird Books: Brian Abel Tape Experiment / Minivan / IDYL

Sunday Events, May 26

Full list:

11 a.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Fork & Knife
11 a.m.  Common Grounds: Candy Lee
1 p.m.  Terra Studios: Bobby Smith
2 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: War Horse
2 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: William R. Mayo Book Talk and Signing
6 p.m.  Scarpino: Rochelle Bradshaw
7 p.m.  Mojito’s Mexican Grill: Effron White

Monday Events, May 27

Full list:

6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: John Silva
6 p.m.  Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Jeff Gray and friends
7 p.m.  Arsaga’s on Dickson: Folk night
7 p.m.  The Perk: Open acoustic jam

Friday Public Meetings

10:00 a.m.Pre-Bid Meeting: Bid 13-33, Construction – Manufacturing Facility Slab Demolition, Former Tyson Complex1851 E. Huntsville Rd.
2:00 p.m.Deadline: RFP 13-07, Emergency Notification ServicesCity Hall, Room 306

Weekend Birthdays

Chrissy Adams, Shane Butler, Sarah Blake, Stacy Ryburn, Brian Guinn, David Bright, Skip Descant, Claudia Smith, Amy Robinson, Lacy Tanner, Leslie Cross, RoAnna McDaniel, Alicia Sexauer, Kayla Vincent, Christopher Villines, Brandi Behne, Cade Harguess, Susan Sollis, Peggy Allen, Creighton Ralls, Melissa Greenslade, Alexis Edwards, Quentin Daniel, Jennifer Skoff, Charlene Gretsch, Tamara Henschell, Donna Baker, and Dustin Rodriguez.

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