When visiting with Fayetteville locals and University of Arkansas graduates of every generation, mention of the “Old Post Office” or the “OPO” brings forth a multitude of memories relating to the vintage 1911 centerpiece of the Historic Fayetteville Square. Since the last mail was delivered from the building in the 1970s and the site was placed on the national register of historic places, the OPO has been a home to an array of businesses and provided a beautiful backdrop to countless photo ops.
TheatreSquared is anxious to introduce live performance lovers to its 50,000 square-foot architecturally stunning new home in August 2019—but first they’ve got one last bedazzled treat to share from the company’s intimate long-time stage home at Nadine Baum Studios.
Running May 1 through June 2, TheatreSquared brings us “The Legend of Georgia McBride,” a laugh-out-loud comedy which enjoyed extended off-Broadway success. Elvis impersonator Casey is young, relentlessly optimistic, broke and about to be a new father. When the struggling Florida Panhandle bar where he performs attempts to refresh its appeal by hiring a drag show to bring in customers, Casey moves on from his Elvis jumpsuit to embrace a new form of flashy entertainment as the glitzy “Georgia McBride,” proving to be an unexpected sensation.
Fayetteville Yoga Fest is a three-day festival that takes place amongst the Ozark Mountains in Fayetteville, Arkansas on May 3-5th, 2019. The event is a celebration of movement, music and mindful living, with a mission to build a community that cultivates compassion, creativity, and connection.
Fenix Fayetteville Gallery is currently featuring thought-provoking works in it's latest exhibit Collaborations and Conversations. Curated by local artist Steven Schnieder, the show includes 2d and 3d works that seek to circumvent traditional dialogues and respond to questions of our time in robust empathetic ways.
This year’s Fayetteville Visitor’s Guide features four profiles from a handful of influential locals to give visitors an inside track on some of the best things to do, places to eat and shop, and must-experiences while in Fayetteville. One of our profilees is Octavio Logo, a local artist whose unique style is popping up all over Northwest Arkansas.
If you're passionate about living simply and maintaining a warm and welcoming home, you need to stop by The Freckled Hen Farmhouse. This cutely-curated general store started online but has since opened up a brick-and-mortar shop brimming with home goods, garden wares and gifts.
The Clinton House Museum and Fayetteville Ale Trail have joined forces to launch History Happy Hour! Six different events will take place at the Clinton House throughout 2019 as a part of this series. These are lighthearted and themed events that feature regional history and beer from craft breweries on the Ale Trail.
The Nutty Runner 5K, named after Columbus House Brewery's Nutty Runner Ale, returns to Fayetteville on Saturday, March 16th. This event is a run/walk that includes a beer at every mile—AND one more back at the brewery!
When it’s cold outside, a warm bowl of soup hits the spot. Fayetteville has a wide variety of restaurants, and many offer delicious soups that’ll fill you up and get you energized for everything ahead during your stay in Fayetteville.
Here are some of our favorite soups in Fayetteville to get you started on your search for the perfect cold-day meal.
Fayetteville is an eclectic town full of artists, makers, quirky shops and fun food stops. Whether you enjoy a boutique experience, prefer unique art and handmade goods or are looking for something for the weird uncle on your list, Fayetteville has a little something for everyone.
Beyond the shops, many flock to the holiday markets to make shopping a full-day, fun experience in itself. Searching for the perfect gift doesn’t have to be a burden when you’re sipping hot chocolate and surrounded by lights, art and fun people. Here’s a list of a few of our favorite holiday shopping events coming up in Fayetteville, AR this year:
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