The Walton Arts Center is hosting a production of “Beautiful - The Carole King Musical” April 24-29 as part of its Broadway Series, which brings to Fayetteville some of the most heralded theatrical productions in the world.
“Beautiful - The Carole King Musical” tells the Tony and Grammy Award-winning inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.
People love coming to Fayetteville for the many fun things to do, which includes a pretty vibrant comedy scene. You’re here to enjoy yourself and have fun, and who better to give you a good laugh than a comedy pro?
Comedians Northwest Arkansas — a super secret club for Fayetteville’s finest fools — recruits comedians from all over the nation to perform and entertain at Fayetteville’s most popular venues. Here are a few to get you started …
Fayetteville has an excellent variety of hotels located throughout the city, offering guests a wide selection of services and amenities, from free WiFi and breathtaking views to state-of-the-art workout rooms and close proximity to attractions.
But one bed and breakfast, the Dickson Street Inn, is a favorite with guests because of its excellent service, as well as it being located right in the middle of the Downtown & Dickson Street Entertainment District.
Experience Fayetteville and Fayetteville Parks and Recreation will host the Kessler Mountain Jam, a mountain biking festival and race at the Kessler Mountain Regional Park on Nov. 3-4.
Randy Noojin brings Woody Guthrie to life at the Faulkner Center On Saturday, May 5.
Hop on a boxcar through the Dustbowl with Woody Guthrie and commune with the spirit, stories and songs of America's iconic folksinger, saint-of-the-workingman and poet-of-the-people in Randy Noojin’s critically acclaimed, award-winning multimedia solo show ‘Hard Travelin with Woody’. Packed with Guthrie’s spirit, music and artworks, Noojin’s performance brings this tumultuous period of American history to life in an event that is both entertaining and culturally educational.
For the third year in a row, Fayetteville made the top five in U.S. News & World Report's rankings of the best places to live in America.
According to U.S. News, the report ranks the 125 largest metropolitan areas in the country "based on affordability, job prospects and quality of life." Addtional factors included in a nationwide public survey and data from the U.S. Census Bureau, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, as well as U.S. News' own rankings of the Best High Schools and Best Hospitals.
Fayetteville came in fifth place for the second year in a row. Other cities included in the top five were Austin, Texas; Colorado Springs, Co.; Denver, CO.; and Des Moines, IA.
Of course, everything that makes Fayetteville a great place to live also makes it one of the best weekend getaways! With the best live music and nightlife in Northwest Arkansas, an amazing culinary scene, year-round events include music and film festivals, and attractions for all ages, it's no surprise to see Fayetteville garnerning national attention as on the of the best cities in the country.
People visit and stay in Fayetteville for a lot of reasons, from shows on Dickson Street to Razorbacks games to weekend getaways with friends and family. One of the most popular things to do in Fayetteville is enjoying the outdoors, since Fayetteville has so many offerings for those wanting to play outside and get in touch with nature.
Do you like beer? Do you like bluegrass music? Would you like to combine both for an awesome time? Well, you’re in luck!
The third annual Arkansas Brewgrass Fest will be held Sunday, April 29, 1-7 p.m. at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The event welcomes everyone to come out and enjoy bluegrass music, local food, tons of fun and, of course, great beer.
It’s darty season in Fayetteville! The annual Ales & Tails — an all-you-can-eat crawfish boil — will be held Saturday, April 7, at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The event is a fundraiser for our local furry friends at the Humane Society of the Ozarks, Lib Horn Animal Shelter and Ranger’s Pantry Pet Food Bank.
If you're looking for one of the hottest clothing boutiques in Fayetteville, look no further than Maude. Their clothes have been worn by celebrities and fashion-icons, including Miss America 2017, Savvy Shields.
With an online website, blog and Instagram page, the store offers relatable advice on how to wear the season’s newest trends. The atmosphere inside is light and fashion-forward, with helpful fashionistas who are sure to make you look like a star.
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