The Weekender: Live performances ranging from drag show to hit musical weekend | Lifestyles


April is here, and although the weather this week hasn’t been very representative of the season, there will be plenty to do – indoors and outdoors – as things heat up this weekend. . As students emerge from the peak of spring break, they can enjoy a variety of entertaining events that will ensure a fun and safe weekend.


Razorback Baseball is back in town for another Southeastern Conference game this weekend. The team will face off Friday through Sunday in a series against Mississippi State. Friday and Saturday games start at 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. respectively. Sunday’s game is at 2 p.m. Those who were unable to obtain Hog ​​Pen student tickets in the weekly lottery from Sunday to Monday can purchase tickets in line or watch on the SEC Network+.

For those looking for something to do on campus Friday, University Programs will host “RuPaul’s Drag Race” star Maddy Morphosis as part of the UA Drag Show. The doors to the event, which will take place in the Union Ballroom at 7 p.m., open at 6:30 p.m. The show will also feature local talent, including Taylor Madison Monroe, Miss Liza, Ella Rosa, Umami Origami and O’Shea Reed.

Musician Tony Kamel will perform with Willi Carlisle at George’s Majestic Lounge at 7 p.m. Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m. Free tickets can be reserved in line. Shortly after Kamel’s performance, Ozark Riviera and Ouachita Dune are scheduled to perform on location. Doors open at 8:30 p.m., with music starting at 9:15 p.m. Tickets are $10 and are available for purchase. in line.


The Fayetteville Farmers’ Market returned to Fayetteville’s downtown plaza on March 19, but its official regular season opening day is Saturday. The Fayetteville Farmers Market is the oldest in Arkansas and has about 70 vendors each season. Live music, food trucks and local vendors will fill the square Saturday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SoDown and Super Future will perform at George’s on Saturday night. Doors to the show open at 7 p.m. and music begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are currently $18 and can be purchased here. Ticket prices will increase to $20 on Saturday.


Musical theater buffs and history buffs can catch “Hamilton” at Baum Walker Hall at the Walton Arts Center this weekend. The show’s Fayetteville run ends on Sunday, the last chance for the northwest Arkansans to catch the hit musical’s home run. Tickets for the Friday 8 p.m. show are still available and can be purchased on the WAC website. The Saturday and Sunday shows are sold out but tickets are available on resale sites.


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