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Springdale's "Politickin'' event attendance grows by 100

by Doug Thompson on

Northwest Arkansas' biggest nonpartisan political get-together topped last year's attendance by at least 100, organizers said, going from 450 last year to about 550 Thursday night.... Read full article

Big Movies, Intimate Event: Fayetteville festival wants to welcome fans and filmmakers

by Becca Martin-Brown on

The Fayetteville Film Fest is a cultural leader in our region, bringing world-class films to our state, developing meaningful relationships with filmmakers, and nurturing the art of filmmaking by uniting a community of creators and supporters.... Read full article

MINDfest seeks to bring people together to heal

by Lara Jo Hightower on

A festival designed to raise awareness and decrease stigma around mental illness is returning for its second year, says co-organizer Nichole Gutierrez. MINDfest will be held on Saturday at Shiloh Square in downtown Springdale.... Read full article

Every Kind Of Art: Terra Studios has something for everyone, especially today

by Lara Jo Hightower on

Since 1975, Terra Studios has been a peaceful retreat for artists and art lovers alike. Tucked into the Ozarks on the edge of Fayetteville, the grounds offer plenty of room to roam and to find the artistic surprises showcased all around the property.... Read full article

Gosnell's 'Good Humor': Artist's current work inspired by the words within

by Becca Martin-Brown on

"Good Humor" is the title of the exhibit -- and the theme. The images look like they might be advertisements -- bold, colorful, with words playing an integral part in the design. ... Read full article

The Beat Goes On: Meet the bands at this year's Roots Festival

by Jocelyn Murphy & Becca Martin-Brown on

For nearly two decades, the Sunday night headliners for this year's Roots Festival have been traveling the world, picking up influences to blend with their own Southern sensibilities. ... Read full article

UA announces 'street fest' on Razorback gamedays

by NWA Online on

The UA athletic department announced on Monday the rollout of a series of "improved elements to the game day experience," starting with what the department is calling the "HogTown Street Festival" on Saturdays at Reynolds Razorback Stadium.... Read full article

All Aboard! Trains arrive at Rogers Historical Museum

by Becca Martin-Brown on

"The history of Rogers and Northwest Arkansas is inextricably tied to the railroad that cuts through it running north and south," says Terrilyn Wendling, interim director of the Rogers Historical Museum. ... Read full article

TheatreSquared opens its doors in downtown Fayetteville

by Stacy Ryburn on

Just like that, the confetti fell Thursday and two years of construction came to a close with the unveiling of the new TheatreSquared. About 500 people witnessed the venue's first official night out on the town. ... Read full article

Vintage treasure found in eye of the beholder

by Lara Hightower on

With the huge red barn and the gentle sound of cattle lowing in the background, the Junk Ranch delivers exactly what its website promises: a country barn sale.... Read full article