There’s always a lot going on in Northwest Arkansas. Live Music, Sports, Fundraisers… there’s something for everyone. Check out this week’s list of things to do in Northwest Arkansas for the second week of August, 2009.

This week in Northwest Arkansas


Boom Kinetic will perform Live at 7pm at Party on the Patio Thursday night at Powerhouse in Fayetteville.

The Pontiac Coffee House in Springdale will feature Live Bluegrass Music Friday, August 14th and Saturday August 15th.

Free performance in Basin Spring Park located in Historic Downtown Eureka Springs August 14th-16th.

Mulberry Mountain Harvest Music Festival
The Mulberry Mountain Harvest Music Festival is a three day music and camping event featuring exciting entertainment, delicious food, workshops, arts and crafts, and much more. The festival is held at Mulberry Mountain, a 650 acre lodging and event resort located in the heart of the Arkansas Ozark Mountains. The 2009 festival is guaranteed to be better than ever! It will be held August 13th – 15th. Check out Mulberry Mountain Music’s Website.

38th Annual Northwest Arkansas Bluegrass Festival
The 38th Annual Northwest Arkansas Bluegrass Festival will take place August 13th – 15th, 4 miles north of Harrison on Hwy 65. This event will feature Gospel Bluegrass, Traditional Bluegrass, and Modern Bluegrass music nightly. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the music!

“I Heart John Ray” Fundraiser
There will be a fundraiser to help fund the medical expenses John Ray on August 13th at 7pm. John is well known in the downtown Fayetteville community, most recognizably as the sweet, friendly guy behind the counter at Cheap Thrills. He had open heart surgery on July 1st with no medical insurance, and now has begun the long recovery process.

Please come join us at Dickson St. Theater on Thursday, August 13th at 7pm. We will have live music by Lloyd Marley, Matt Buell and A Good Fight, food from Boar’s Nest BBQ, and a silent auction with great items from local businesses! Thank you for doing your part to help this great cause!! Hope to see you there!

NWA Naturals Baseball
The NWA Naturals will take on the Midland Rockhounds in a home series August 12th – 14th.

August 12th – 7pm
August 13th – 7pm
August 14th – 7pm
The NWA Naturals will take on the Frisco Rough Riders August 15th – 17th.

August 15th – 7 pm
August 16th – 2:30 pm
August 17th – 7 pm
The Naturals play at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale.

Relay for Life of Benton County/Rogers
The Relay for Life of Benton County/Rogers will be held August 14th at the Rogers Activity Center.

For more information about the Relay for Life of Benton County/Rogers visit the relay for life website.

Razorback Football Kickoff Luncheon
The Arkansas Razorback Football Kickoff Luncheon will be held August 14th beginning at noon at the Northwest Arkansas Convention Center in Springdale. This is a general admission event. Tickets are $25 for individuals and $300 for a table of 8.

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