Arts & Events

Mackenzie Jobe looks like a normal, healthy Bentonville high school senior – big brown eyes, long brown hair, and a smile that lights up a room. But Mackenzie has something other seniors don’t – she lives with cystic fibrosis. 

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 5:01pm

For many, the 20th century art movements that feature wall-size canvases covered with swaths of single colors of paint are difficult to understand, let alone put into context with the whole of art history.

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 11:08am

The coming weeks will offer a diverse sampling of events in the Fort Smith area, including Clayton Conversations, Immaculate Conception's annual Spaghetti Dinner, the inaugural presentation of the U.S.

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:45pm

Northwest Arkansas isn't letting a little winter weather get in the way of a good time. The coming weeks will include "The Great Reveal" at Crystal Bridges, a Wig Out! event supporting cancer research, Soup Sunday, a SoNA concert, and the return of the Dig In! Food and Farming Festival.

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:39pm

Paying homage to one of cinema's most romantic films of all times, the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum hosted its third annual RAM Gala, "Rendezvous in Casablanca," on Saturday (Feb. 14) evening.

Sun, 02/15/2015 - 9:25pm

The Fort Smith Museum of History continued its tradition of hosting "The Best Party in Town" on Friday (Feb. 13) night with its annual Mardi Gras bash.

Sun, 02/15/2015 - 6:35pm

Building or remodeling a home will become easier for area residents this weekend (Feb. 13, 14, and 15) with the opening of the 25th annual Northwest Arkansas Home Show at the Springdale Convention Center.

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 6:54am

More than 30 teams joined forces on Saturday (Feb. 7) to support the Children's Emergency Shelter at its second annual "The Community Strikes Back" bowling tournament.

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 12:09pm

Long-time Fort Smith Boys & Girls Clubs Executive Jerry Glidewell was honored on Friday (Feb. 6) evening with the prestigious Book of Golden Deeds Award.

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 11:39am

Cupid, a few hundred runners, and Casablanca enthusiasts will descend on the Fort Smith region in the coming weeks.

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:49pm

Northwest Arkansas will host a number of "colorful" events and special fundraisers in the coming weeks including the Go Red for Women Luncheon, the Eureka Springs Chocolate Lovers Festival, the Sheep Dog Charity Ball, the Black Hearts Ball, the "camo and couture"-themed Havenwood Angel Gala, The

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:37pm

Sporting their best island attire, nearly 300 guests came together to celebrate "Oh WATA Night in Margaritaville" on Saturday (Jan. 31) evening.

Sun, 02/01/2015 - 2:05pm

Snowmen replaced penguins in Rogers on Saturday (Jan. 31) as an 11-year tradition, the Northwest Arkansas Mercy YMCA’s annual 5K fundraiser, Tux on the Run, got a new name and new activities by becoming the Frostbite Family 5K.

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 6:27pm

It was trip down the kitchens of memory lane for visitors of the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum on Thursday (Jan. 29) as the organization debuted its newest exhibition, "Apron Strings: Ties to the Past."

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 12:21pm

Staff and volunteers at the Donald W. Reynolds Cancer Support House know the emotional and physical toll cancer takes on the patients battling it.

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 12:21pm

The Fort Smith region is gearing up for a busy few weeks that will offer  something fun for everyone.

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 11:52am

Much fun will be had in Northwest Arkansas as the region hosts a number of unique fundraisers and events in the coming weeks. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art will celebrate the art of crochet with a special "Art by the Glass" session.

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 11:47am

More than 1,100 people “partied with a purpose” in the Fayetteville Town Center on Saturday (Jan. 24) at the 14th annual Paint the Town Red event that raised money for the American Heart Association (AHA).

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 5:25pm

On Saturday (Jan. 17), guests at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art had the rare opportunity to chat with 10 artists from all over the country about their art.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 5:29pm

The Fort Smith Convention Center transformed into an outdoorsmen's paradise this weekend (Jan. 16-18), as the Arkansas Tackle, Hunting and Boat Show made its way to town.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 4:29pm


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