The Northwest Arkansas Caffeine Crawl takes place this Saturday with 11 participating shops in Bentonville, Rogers, Springdale and Fayetteville. The crawl, which has three different routes starting at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. has added restricions this year because of COVID-19.
Arts Live Theatre works with young actors and annually presents several productions in front of live audiences. This year is much different and the organization is adapting to a new performing arts landscape.
After hitting record lows for air travel earlier this year due to COVID-19, passenger traffic is beginning to rise at Northwest Arkansas National Airport. In April, XNA had a 95% drop in enplanements from 2019, but those numbers were at approximately 71% for July. A spokesperson for XNA credits leisure as the main driver for travelers.
Charlie Parker, the legendary saxophonist and composer, was born 100 years ago this Saturday. Some of the area's most familiar jazz musicians will perform his music at George's Majestic Lounge that afternoon.