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NWA Screenwriters Collective Short Film Showcase

04/13/2024 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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On Saturday, April 13, 2024, the NWA Screenwriters Collective will host a night celebrating their writers’ journeys from script to screen in a spring showcase featuring 6 short films-films that were written by members of the Collective.

This screening is open to the public and is co-sponsored by Arkansas Cinema Society. A panel with the writers and filmmakers will follow the films.

Seating starts at 7:00pm in the Pat and Willard Walker Community Room at the Fayetteville Public Library. Space is limited and tickets should be purchased in advance via Venmo (@nwascreenwriterscollective).

Tickets are $25.00 each and include snacks and beverages. This is a fundraising event and all proceeds support a new short film production from the collective, continuing the education and art of film.

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2024 Dickson Divas Drag Bingo

04/13/2024 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hang out with Taylor Madison Monroe, Brooklyn Bisette, Ella Rosa, Monica Savant, Miss Gay Arkansas Vanessa Rayne, forever Miss Gay America 1995 Pattie Le Plae Safe, and the Arkansas Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for our annual drag bingo comedy show, prizes, and all this cast's zany shenanigans to fundraise for the LGBTQ community.

Your reservation includes one pack of playing cards per person. Guests may purchase additional playing cards with their reservation or at the event.

The Season of Divas fundraisers support the LGBTQ outreach, policy, advocacy, and social support programs of NWA Equality and NWA Pride.
Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Show begins at 7:30 p.m. This event is 18+.

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Pint Night #2-Pack Rat Outdoor Center

04/17/2024 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Join us Wednesday, April 17 for our second Pint Night of the year!
We're hosting local brews, food, music, and gear giveaways, all while benefitting Northsong Wild Bird Rehabilitation.
When: Wednesday, April 17, 5:30-8:00
Where: Pack Rat!
Beverages: Fossil Cove, Flyway Brewing & Basecamp Coffee Co.
Tunes: March to August
Food: Farrell's Lounge
Beneficiary: Northsong Wild Bird Rehabilitation
Giveaway: Oboz & Nemo Equipment
PLEASE NOTE Tickets are LIMITED and ONLY available online - not in person.
What does a ticket get you?
21+:
2x Beverage tickets
1x Hors d'oeuvre ticket
1x Giveaway ticket*
1x Pint Glass (while supplies last)
5-20:
1x Hors d'oeuvre ticket
1x Beverage ticket
1x Giveaway ticket*

  • More giveaway tickets may be purchased (cash) from the nonprofit
  • If you bring your own pint glass, get an extra giveaway ticket!

Bring your I.D. for check in
Doggos and kiddos are most welcome!

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BGO Plant Sale

04/26/2024 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Garden marks the arrival of spring each year with our annual BGO Plant Sale!

Guests can peruse a diverse selection of unique items, including handmade grass baskets and plant-themed rugs, eco-printed journals, propagation stations, jewelry made with dried flowers, and, of course, all kinds of indoor and outdoor plants for beginners and experts alike! Additionally, attendees can enjoy Smith & Betts BBQ on both Friday and Saturday, as well as Wholesome Smoothies all day Saturday.

Don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy the arrival of spring and enhance your garden & home with exceptional finds, all while supporting local businesses at the BGO Plant Sale!

Vendors: Agana Baskets | Art From My Heart | Boston Mountain Candles | By and By Studio | Carroll County Master Gardeners | Color Me Happy Watercolors | The EverGreene Heart | Foxglove Studio | Get Baked with Me Bakery | LA Ranch Gardens | Love Lavern | Northwest Arkansas Florist | NWA Daylily Society | NWA Master Naturalists | Orchid Society of the Ozarks | Ozark Compost | Ozark Roots Native Plants, Seeds & Foods | Ozark Soul Native Plants | Pink Fern Plant Co. | Pleasant Acres Garden | Railside Vintage | Ray’s Honey | Red Bird Naturals | Rutherford Farm | Sacred Hollow Farm | Solaramic Stoneware | The Tea Horse | Terra Handmade | U of A Ceramics | ValleyNHills

On Friday, Garden Members get the first opportunity to shop!
The event is open to the public on Saturday.

April 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Members Only
April 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm | Open to Public

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Heroes & Hot Rods in the Ozarks - Cars & Coffee

04/27/2024 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Come join Heroes & Hot Rods in the Ozarks & the Arkansas Air & Military Museum April 27th, July 13th & September 21st 2024 for a wild Cars & Coffee! You will get to park with the military vehicles and planes. We will have coffee, food, veteran and automotive vendors to check out as well.

This event is open to anything on wheels so come out and join us. Please share the event with anyone you know.

All funds raised during the event go to help the Arkansas Air & Military Museum

Time 9 AM-12 PM

Address
4290 S School Ave
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701

https://heroeshotrodsozarks.com/

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BGO Plant Sale

04/27/2024 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The Garden marks the arrival of spring each year with our annual BGO Plant Sale!

Guests can peruse a diverse selection of unique items, including handmade grass baskets and plant-themed rugs, eco-printed journals, propagation stations, jewelry made with dried flowers, and, of course, all kinds of indoor and outdoor plants for beginners and experts alike! Additionally, attendees can enjoy Smith & Betts BBQ on both Friday and Saturday, as well as Wholesome Smoothies all day Saturday.

Don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy the arrival of spring and enhance your garden & home with exceptional finds, all while supporting local businesses at the BGO Plant Sale!

Vendors: Agana Baskets | Art From My Heart | Boston Mountain Candles | By and By Studio | Carroll County Master Gardeners | Color Me Happy Watercolors | The EverGreene Heart | Foxglove Studio | Get Baked with Me Bakery | LA Ranch Gardens | Love Lavern | Northwest Arkansas Florist | NWA Daylily Society | NWA Master Naturalists | Orchid Society of the Ozarks | Ozark Compost | Ozark Roots Native Plants, Seeds & Foods | Ozark Soul Native Plants | Pink Fern Plant Co. | Pleasant Acres Garden | Railside Vintage | Ray’s Honey | Red Bird Naturals | Rutherford Farm | Sacred Hollow Farm | Solaramic Stoneware | The Tea Horse | Terra Handmade | U of A Ceramics | ValleyNHills

On Friday, Garden Members get the first opportunity to shop!
The event is open to the public on Saturday.

April 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Members Only
April 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm | Open to Public

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Paws Off 2024

04/27/2024 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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PAWS OFF will kick off at 11 am with a group Dog Walk, but the fun doesn't end there! We planned plenty of activities for you to enjoy all day with your best pal.

  • One - Mile Family Dog Walk
  • Dog Agility Show hosted by The Canine Connection
  • Paw Print Makin' Station
  • Crystal Bridges Mobile Art Lab
  • PAWS OFF Survivor Mural
  • Canine Costume Contest
  • PAWS OFF Survivor Mural (community participation)
  • Dachshund Races
  • Doggie Bobbin' for Hot Dogs
  • Vendor/Resource Fair - local businesses and non-profits
  • Off Leash Zone

+ MORE!

Pre-Registration before April 12, 2024: $25/adult (ages 0-17 FREE)
Register on or after April 12, 2024: $30/adult (ages 0-17 FREE)

*The first 50 guests to pre-register will receive a PAWS OFF t-shirt!

Efforts support the survivor services provided by the NWA Center for Sexual Assault. Because You're Not Alone.

To ensure accessibility to educational resources and promote a sense of community belonging, portions of this event will be available for FREE:

  • Crystal Bridges Mobile Art Lab
  • Vendor / Non-Profit Resource Fair
  • Add your hand (or paw!) print to the PAWS OFF Survivor Mural

Thank you to our community partners for collaborating in this vision for a brighter NWA.

We hope you'll come enjoy this day in the park with us however you can!

  • All dogs must remain leashed, except in the designated off-leash zone.

Email questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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11th Annual Dickson St. PUP Crawl

04/27/2024 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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2024 Dickson St. Pup Crawl benefiting the Fayetteville Animal Services and Presented by Indomitable Hope Counseling & Hounds Lounge Fayetteville!

Registration is $40.00 (including fees) and includes:

1 t-shirt
1 dog bandana
Super drink specials
Lots of furry fun!
Firm rule: 1 person, 1 dog! The event is ticketed per dog to keep our numbers safe and tails wagging. Tickets must be purchased one at a time.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Ticket sales end on Wednesday, April 3!

There is a maximum of 250 registrants, so don’t miss out! This year we will NOT have any 'day of' registration available--all tickets will be sold before the event and we do usually sell out quickly!

The fun begins on Saturday, April 27th at 2 pm! This year we will have the shirts, bandanas and event info ready to pick up from the shelter (1640 S. Armstrong Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72701) starting a week before the event. You are HIGHLY encouraged to pick up your items before the event. The shelter is open Monday to Friday 10 to 5:30 and Saturday 10 to 4. Anyone in your party is allowed to pick up your items, so feel free to pick up for a friend.

We will have limited pick up available the day of the event from 2:00 to 3:00 pm at the Walton Arts Center Rose Garden. Once you arrive, you can begin your “pup” crawl at any of the participating locations!

Stroll around, have fun and meet animal lovers from all walks of life! All persons bringing a dog must have a ticket. If you are a couple with only one dog, an extra t-shirt may be purchased for $20 without buying another full priced ticket, if you would both like shirts.

We will have a passport with all the participating locations and if you get a stamp from more than 50% of the locations you can be entered to win door prizes.

NEW THIS YEAR: We will have our paw-ty central located at the Rose Garden at the Walton Arts Center (corner of West and Dickson). There will be puppy pools to cool off in, a fun selfie area, treats & more!

Participating bars and pubs, we may add more closer to the date of the event:

• 21st Amendment

• Bugsy’s

• Buster’s

• C-4

• Cork & Keg

• Grub’s

• Infusion

• Kingfish

• Marley’s Pizza

• Roger’s Rec

• Rolando's Nuevo Latino Restaurante

• Tin Roof

• Nomad's West End

THANK YOU to our presenting sponsors: Indomitable Hope Counseling & Hounds Lounge

And thank you to our Dynomutt sponsors:

NWA Glam Groomery, Red Rooster Design, The Lillian Co.

no refunds for any reason after 30 days before the event Event is rain or shine!

Join us for some tail wagging fun this year!! Proceeds benefit the Fayetteville Animal Shelter!

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Flashback Fridays Vol. 2!

05/03/2024 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Every Week until 05/31/2024

Join us for an all age family friendly event showcasing old school classics in all genres!

No cover

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Cow Paddy Run

05/04/2024 9:00 am
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May the fourth be with you at the 2024 Cow Paddy Run on May 4th at Fayetteville's Gulley Park!

The Cow Paddy Run produced by The Spark Foundation focuses on helping students and families build the habits for an active, healthy lifestyle. Our Fayetteville nonprofit offers a “pay-your-age” program for runners 5-12 and proceeds directly support physical education in local schools through $4,000 in participation prizes.

As part of our mission, we want the focus on running to be fun and accessible. All 5K and 1K runners get a chip time, participant shirt and finisher’s medal. We do not offer overall or age group awards for these events, but rather focus on the love of running by creating a fun, family-friendly atmosphere!

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