High Weekend Occasions in Arkansas: June 2-5


There are all the time nice issues to do within the Pure State, and AY About You has compiled among the most enjoyable occasions in Arkansas this weekend.


Take heed to Heather Baker’s Weekend Plans each Friday morning on 103.7 the Buzz. Click on right here.


Thursday, June 2

What: First Thursday June: In Bloom

The place: Expertise Fayetteville

When: 5:30 pm to 9 pm

Have fun June with the town of Fayetteville’s “First Thursday” occasion and this month’s theme is “In Bloom.” Get pleasure from meals vehicles, free yoga, artwork distributors, artwork galleries, a pop=up set up by Sacred Hole Flower Farms, a wildflower seed exercise by Botanical Backyard of the Ozarks, a children zone and a group artwork undertaking with natural weaving utilizing native flora. There can even be reside music supplied by College of Rock, Dangerous Sweet and Witchsister. Discover extra details about every thing ready for you right here.


Thursday, June 2

What: Serving to Ukraine: What Can I Do?

The place: Bentonville Library Mates & Basis

When: 6 pm to 7:45 pm

Study Ukrainian tradition and the humanitarian efforts at Ukraine/Poland border with the Bentonville Library. The dialogue might be led by Bentonville resident Trevor Dane who just lately hung out volunteering with the organizations Polish Humanitarian Motion and World Central Kitchen in Poland. That is an occasion for the entire household as children can have the chance to hearken to tales and create artwork exhibiting their assist for the individuals of Ukraine. The paintings might be despatched to humanitarian facilities in Ukraine and all through Europe Discover extra info and registration right here.


Friday, June 3

What: Music within the Park

The place: Battle Memorial Park (Little Rock)

When: 4 pm to 7:30 pm

Dance your strategy to Battle Memorial Park for the annual fundraiser for Little Rock Parks and Recreation Volunteer Division. Retailers, craft beer, face portray, non-profits, meals vehicles and laser tag are ready for you together with performances by Unhappy Daddy and the On Name Band. Discover extra info right here!


Friday, June 3

What: Blackberry Night time Market

The place: St. Joseph Heart of Arkansas (Little Rock)

When: 5 pm to eight pm

Have you ever been getting a hankerin’ for a blackberry cobbler? Or possibly merely a bowl of blackberries and sugar? Get your repair on the St. Joseph Heart of Arkansas with the Balckberry Night time Market. There might be music, meals vehicles, distributors and all of the treats from the St. Joseph Farm Stand. Discover extra info right here!


Friday, June 3

What: First Friday Month-to-month Market in Camden

The place: Downtown Camden

When: 6 pm to 9 pm

Take a “Slice of Summer season” with downtown Camden on the city First Friday Month-to-month Market. Over 70 distributors might be in attendance with something from jellies to resin artwork to clothes. There can even be meals with Taco Shellz, Navajo Fried Bread and One Cease Eatery to solely title a couple of. Zac Dunlap Band might be performing and in the event you’re feeling the warmth, cease by Kingdom Treats Italian Ice, Sock Hop Soda Shoppe or Headbangers Creamery. There’s a lot extra to do, so try every thing that’s occurring right here.


Friday, June 3 – Sunday, June 5

What: The sixth Annual Spring Market

The place: Benton County Fairgrounds (Bentonville)

When: Schedule

Be a part of native distributors and creators on the sixth Annual Spring Market. There might be many stalls to flick thru and loads of items to load up in your automobile and take house. Discover extra info right here.


Saturday, June 4

What: Tour de Rock

The place: Washing and Vine Streets (North Little Rock)

When: 6 am

One in every of Arkansas’ largest biking occasions is that this weekend and we’re “stoked.” Tour de Rock is taken into account because the quickest Century Experience within the South. The race is coming into its nineteenth yr with riders touring from all around the area. Riders select from considered one of 4 pancake-flat routes that undergo Central Arkansas. Cheer on the runners after which hit up the After Get together with music distributors, meals and a beer backyard. Discover extra info right here!


Saturday, June 4

What: Scorching Wheels Legends

The place: Walmart Supercenter (Rogers)

When: 8 am to 12 pm

The Scorching Wheels Tour is revving its engines this weekend in Rogers. Every cease on the tour has included a life-size Scorching Wheels Fleet of vehicles, photograph ops, Scorching Wheels die-cast merchandising vehicles, Scorching Wheels child zone, automobile and popular culture influencers and far more. The Scorching Wheels Legends Tour is a world seek for the following fan-created customized automobile to be made right into a Scorching Wheels die-cast toy. Carry your automobile and have some enjoyable! Discover extra info right here


Saturday, June 4

What: Meet the Makers

The place: Nexus Espresso & Artistic (Little Rock)

When: 9 am to 2 pm

Meet the Makers is a time for native distributors to arrange their items and mingle with the group. Featured distributors embody Darla Desiderio with DesiArt, Mariah Hatta with Home of Terriers, Amanda Felhofer and Alexander Honore. Discover extra info right here!


Saturday, June 4

What: World Championship Working of the Tubs 2022

The place: Downtown Scorching Springs

When: 9 am to 12 pm

Downtown Scorching Springs will host the sixteenth Annual Stueart Pennington World Championship Working of the TubsThe occasion is free to the general public and consists of costumed groups loading up in genuine wheeled bathtubs for a race by means of the streets of Scorching Springs. Audiences are additionally inspired to return out with “water weapons, home slippers, bathe cap and gown, to hitch in on all of the enjoyable whereas watching the parade alongside Historic Bathhouse Row!” Discover extra info right here!


Saturday, June 4

What: Black Historical past Fee Presents: African People and Faith in Arkansas

The place: Mosaic Templars Cultural Heart (Little Rock)

When: 10 am 

The Black Historical past Fee of Arkansas is internet hosting its subsequent symposium this weekend beneath the theme “African American Faith in Arkansas.” Featured audio system embody Dr. Logan Hampton the President of Lane Faculty, Commissioner Walter Washington and Rev. Edna Mack-Pettigrew of Bethel AME Church. Discover extra info right here.


Saturday, June 4

What: Household Enjoyable Day with AGFC

The place: W Downum Rd (Springdale)

When: 10 am to 1 pm

Seize your poles and boots for some household enjoyable open air. Actions embody fishing, BB gun capturing, archery, canoeing, fish cleansing and cooking demonstrations. Lunch might be supplied, simply carry your individual fishing gear (kids ages 16 or older want a sound AGFC fishing license. Discover extra info right here.


Saturday, June 4

What: ArtChalk Arkansas

The place: Argenta Plaza (North Little Rock)

When: 11 am to 4 pm

Expertise artwork in a brand new manner with ArtChalk Arkansas. This out of doors artwork pageant will showcase native and nationwide artists and their chalk artwork created on-site and impressed by the theme “Spirit of Arkansas.” This pageant will embody a Dwell Artist Tent, a Youth Artwork Chalk space, a beer backyard, native meals vehicles, reside leisure and an array of sponsors and vendor cubicles. Discover extra info right here!


Saturday, June 4

What: Pleasure with the Pups!

The place: Bentonville Brewing Firm

When: 12 pm to 2 pm

Bentonville Brewing Co. invitations you and your pup to a “paws”-tively glamorous drag present. “Drag” your canine of their brightest Pleasure apparel or costume for an opportunity to win considered one of three wonderful prizes. Proceeds from the occasion will go towards psychological well being applications for queer teenagers and adults in NWA. Discover extra info right here.


Saturday, June 4

What: Plant Nerdfest

The place: Horsebarn Trailhead Park (Rogers)

When: 1 pm

Any plant nerds on the market? When you’re unfamiliar with the occasion, the one factor you might want to know is that something plant-related is allowed. Decor, seeds, clippings, garments, pots/planters and extra. Discover extra info right here!


Saturday, June 4

What: Arkansas Urology Silver Ball

The place: Statehouse Conference Heart (Little Rock)

When: 6 pm

Celebrating 25 years of Arkansas Urology and after two years of transferring the occasion, the Silver Ball is lastly right here. The Arkansas Urology Silver Ball is a black-tie occasion with over 800 individuals anticipated to attend, dinner supplied by Marriott, reside music by Rodney Block Collective and a reside public sale occasion. This grand night helps the Arkansas Urology Basis and its mission to attach Arkansans to complete healthcare and wellness by the use of schooling, collaboration, advocacy and provoking women and men to deal with themselves. Discover extra info on methods to attend right here.


Sunday, June 5

What: 2022 Trek Pleasure Experience

The place: Trek Bicycle Little Rock

When: 9 am

Have fun the LGBTQIA+  group with the Pleasure Experience. Carry your loved ones, mates, coworkers, neighbors and any random particular person you see for the Trek Bicycle Little Rock Pleasure Experience. Snacks, drinks and free swag might be supplied. Discover extra info right here!


Sunday, June 5

What: 80’s Drag Brunch

The place: The Fold: Botanas & Bar (Little Rock)

When: 11 am to 2 pm

Get together on right down to The Fold: Botanas & Bar, however make it 80’s type. This would be the second Fold Drag Brunch and the theme for this occasion is 80’s Miami. Throw in your shoulder pad blazers, parachute pants, loafers and defy gravity together with your hair. When you’re apprehensive concerning the warmth, don’t. There might be complimentary “bottles of bubbles,” 80’s themed frozen cocktails and naturally a three-course 80’s brunch. Discover extra info right here!


Monday, June 6

What: Arkansas Nation Music Awards

The place: Reynolds Efficiency Corridor (Conway)

When: 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

The state’s music occasion of the yr is occurring this Monday. The Arkansas Nation Music Awards is an evening of expertise, touching tales and celebrating our native musicians. Nominees for awards have been introduced a few months in the past, and recipients will lastly be revealed on the present. Just a few of the nominees together with different visitors will carry out and one of the crucial esteemed awards classes, the Lifetime Achievement Awards, can even be revealed. Discover extra info on the ACMAs and the present right here.


NOW – July 1

What: And the Beat Don’t Cease: 50 Years of Hip-Hop

The place: Mosaic Templars Cultural Heart (Little Rock)

When: Hours of Operation

And the Beat Don’t Cease: 50 Years of Hip-Hop, the touring exhibit from the Nationwide Hip-Hop Museum’s Pop Up Expertise, is now open on the Mosaic Templars Cultural Heart. The Nationwide Hip-Hop Museum has the biggest assortment of hip-hop memorabilia and artifacts on this planet, a lot of that are on mortgage to MTCC for this particular pop-up exhibit, together with customized tennis sneakers, plaques, awards and boomboxes.


Weekend Lineup at The Rev Room:

June 4:

  • Indie Music Night time; doorways open at 8 pm, present begins at 9 pm; tickets are $10.


Weekend Lineup at Stickyz Rock N’ Roll Hen Shack:

June 4:

  • Satisfaction – The Rolling Stones Tribute; doorways open at 7:30 pm, present begins at 8:30 pm; tickets are $15 to $90.

June 5:

  • David Ramirez with Leah Blevins; doorways open at 7 pm, present begins at 8 pm; tickets are $15 – $120.


Weekend Lineup at 4 Quarter Bar:

June 3:

  • Dandelion Coronary heart with Cromgrass; present begins at 9 pm; tickets are $8.

June 4:

  • Recognizer with Thisness; present begins at 9 pm; tickets are $8.


Weekend Lineup at White Water Tavern:

June 2:

  • Mutants of the Monster Competition Kick-Off  Present with Rebelmatic; present begins at 8 pm; tickets are $12.

June 4:

  • Mutants Fest Night time 2 with Black Cobra, Cloud Rat, Knoll and Deadbird; present begins at 7 pm; tickets are $20.

June 5:

  • Mutants Fest Night time 3 with Nick Shoulders, Two Runner and Adam Faucett; present begins at 6 pm; tickets are $20.


Weekend Lineup at The Corridor:

June 4:

  • Cooper Alan with David J; doorways open at 6:30 pm, present begins at 8 pm; tickets are $17.


Weekend Lineup at TC’s Midtown Grill:

June 3:

  • The Nightliners; present begins at 9 pm.

June 4:

  • Darren Barry; present begins at 9 pm.


Weekend Lineup at George’s Majestic Lounge:

June 2:

  • Parker Millsap with Thomas Csorba; doorways open at 7 pm, present begins at 8 pm; tickets are $18 to $20. 

June 3:

  • Completely satisfied Hour Live performance with Cate Brothers; doorways open at 5 pm, present begins at 6 pm; tickets are $10.
  • Ozark Offroad Bike owner Fundraiser with Mixtapes; doorways open at 8:30 pm, present begins at 9 pm; tickets are $15.

June 4:

  • twelfth Annual Founder’s Crawfish Boil with Maud Crawford; opens at 12 pm; tickets are $20.
  • Arkansauce with Inexperienced Acres; doorways open at 7 pm, present begins at 8:30 pm; tickets are $18 to $60.

June 5: 

  • Sam Albright & The Southern Warmth with Cole Birgingham Band; doorways open at 7 pm, present begins at 8 pm; tickets are $10.


Weekend Lineup at Railyard Dwell:

June 3:

  • Increase Kinetic; doorways open at 7 pm, present begins at 8 pm; tickets are $0 to $20.

June 4:

  • JukeBoxx; doorways open at 7 pm, present begins at 8 pm; tickets are $0 to $20. 

June 5:

  • Pig Gig Arkansas – A Most cancers Profit in Honor of Jay Alexander – L.A.X. with Blue Americana and Eric Miller; doorways open at 2 pm, present begins at 2:30 pm; tickets are $15 to $20.


Weekend Lineup at [email protected]:

June 2:

  • Brody McKinney; present begins at 7 pm.


Razorback Baseball:

June 4:

  • What: NCAA Match vs. Grand Canyon College
  • The place: O’Brate Stadium (Stillwater, OK)
  • When: 12 pm



June 2:

  • Nationwide Moonshine Day
  • Nationwide Rotisserie Hen Day
  • Nationwide Rocky Street Day
  • Nationwide Go away the Workplace Early Day
  • Nationwide Bubba Day
  • Nationwide I Love My Dentist Day

June 3:

  • Nationwide Donut Day
  • World Cider Day
  • World Bicycle Day
  • Repeat Day
  • Nationwide Simp Day
  • Nationwide Egg Day
  • Nationwide Chocolate Macaroon Day
  • Love Conquers All Day

June 4:

  • Nationwide Cognac Day
  • The Large Lunch
  • Procuring Cart Day
  • Nationwide Trails Day
  • Nationwide SAFE Day
  • Nationwide Prairie Day
  • Nationwide Previous Maids Day
  • Nationwide Hug Your Cat Day
  • Worldwide Day of Harmless Youngsters Victims of Aggression
  • Nationwide Cheese Day
  • Nationwide Black Bear Day
  • Worldwide Tabletop Day
  • Worldwide Corgi Day
  • Nationwide Bubbly Day
  • Nationwide Fish and Boating Week

June 5:

  • World Atmosphere Day
  • Structure Day
  • Scorching Air Balloon Day
  • Nationwide Most cancers Survivors Day
  • Nationwide Gingerbread Day
  • Nationwide Veggie Burger Day
  • Sausage Roll Day


  • Nationwide Hug Your Cat Month



Photograph courtesy of Stueart Pennington’s World Championship Working of the Tubs




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