July, 2017 Director of Marketing & Communications

Dates: July 29-30

Visitors to Fayetteville this weekend looking for something fun to do are in luck if they love craft beer and live music. Nomads Music Lounge, located at 1431 S. School Ave., will host Beer-Ology Fest on July 29-30.

July, 2017 Director of Marketing & Communications

One of Northwest Arkansas’ most anticipated midsummer events is back! The Botanical Garden of the Ozarks will transform into an exciting land of imagination for the 2017 Firefly Fling on Saturday, July 15, from 6 to 10 pm.

June, 2017 Director of Marketing & Communications

Whether you prefer a well-known country singer or a local jazz artist, Fayetteville's music scene has something for everyone to enjoy. Grab a bite to eat and wet your whistle this summer at these live music venues in Fayetteville!

May, 2017 Director of Marketing & Communications

Date: June 2-5

The University of Arkansas Razorbacks are hosting one of the NCAA Regional Tournaments in Fayetteville this coming weekend as part of the Division I Baseball Championship. Missouri State University, Oklahoma State University and Oral Roberts University will be coming to town to compete against the Hogs for a spot in the College World Series in Omaha.

With each team guaranteed to play both Friday and Saturday, and possibly Sunday and Monday, many fans will be staying in Fayetteville until their team’s season ends — or until they head to the Super Regionals June 9-12.

May, 2017 Director of Marketing & Communications

Experience Fayetteville with the locals during First Thursday, a community-centered, family-friendly event on the historic downtown square. The fun begins Thursday, June 1st, at 5 p.m. and features live music, delicious food, exhibits from local artists and interactive kid-centered activities, all in a lovely outdoor setting.

August, 2017 Director of Marketing & Communications

The 8th annual Fayetteville Roots Festival will be held Aug. 24-27 at several locations and live-music venues throughout the city of Fayetteville.

Featured headliners include Iron & Wine, The Wood Brothers, Elephant Revival and Rodney Crowell. Additionally, actor, musician and comedian Nick Offerman — aka Ron Swanson from NBC’s “Parks & Rec” — will introduce a documentary he’s produced. The film, titled “Look & See,” is a 2017 Sundance Film Festival selection that explores the changing landscapes and shifting values of rural America in the era of industrialized agriculture.

May, 2017 Director of Marketing & Communications

Artosphere: Arkansas' Arts and Nature Festival returns May 4 - 20, 2017.

The festival presented by the Walton Arts Center celebrates artists influenced by nature, who inspire us to live more sustainable lives.

May, 2017 Director of Community Engagement

Every May, Block Street Avenue turns into Fayetteville's best local party. With 5 outdoor beer gardens, over 60 local bands and 150 vendors, it’s everything you love that's local about Northwest Arkansas.

September, 2017 Director of Community Engagement

First Thursday on the square is a family friendly seasonal event produced by Experience Fayetteville on the first Thursday of the month. This community centered, family friendly event features a combination of music, food, art and fun. There is always free parking in the Town Center Parking lot during First Thursdays and in case of inclement weather we will move inside to the Town Center.

March, 2017 Director of Marketing & Communications

A local favorite for things to do in Fayetteville, the award-winning Fayetteville Farmers’ Market returns to the Historic Downtown Square on Saturday, April 1.

The market will be open on the square from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday, and from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday.

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