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Another installment of Experience Fayetteville’s “Pop-Up Lounge” series will be available for downtown guests Wednesday, Dec. 9, from 5-10 p.m. in Fayetteville.

The lounge, located at Block and Meadow, is free to enter. It is a tented area that provides open-air seating for guests to enjoy takeout food orders from local restaurants and drinks from bars participating in the Outdoor Refreshment Area (ORA). 

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  • Event date Wednesday, 09 December 2020

The Symphony of Northwest Arkansas (SoNA) has announced several virtual holiday performances and a new partnership with Ballet Arkansas.

Due to the pandemic, SoNA has to reimagine their 2020-21 season. You can catch all December performances on SoNA's Facebook page, YouTube channel and website

On December 10, catch the SoNA singers featuring collaborative pianist Lisa Auten and paired with drone photography by Kevin Dooley.

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  • Event date Thursday, 10 December 2020

Enjoy the amazing winter wonderland of lights on the Downtown Square beginning with the Lights of the Ozarks lighting ceremony! Celebrate with us virtually Friday, November 20th as we flip the switch! 

The lights illuminate the square each evening from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. and remain on through January 1, 2021.  Winter treats, hot cocoa, and festive music make the Lights of the Ozarks an event that cannot be missed.

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  • Event date Friday, 20 November 2020

POP-UP PATIO: Looking to get a little fresh air this week? Experience Fayetteville is setting up a pop-up lounge so that you can do just that this Wednesday evening from 5 -10 p.m. off of Dickson St. and Campbell Ave.

Gather your small quarantine crew and pick up your favorite food and drinks from nearby restaurants and bars and then pop into our patio space for a safe night out.

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  • Event date Wednesday, 18 November 2020

Fayetteville is set to host the annual Arkansaw High Country Race, a self-supported 1000-mile ultra-endurance gravel bikepacking event, starting from our Downtown Square on Saturday morning, October 31, 2020.

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  • Event date Saturday, 31 October 2020