Cinco de Mayo, UA Graduation, Mother’s Day
Mother nature clearly wasn’t thinking straight when she planned Cinco de Mayo, U of A Graduation, and Mother’s Day all in the same week.
Come on, mother nature.
Regardless, everyone is doing something special for one or all of these occasions, which means that even though this week is gonna be busy, it’s also gonna rule. Here’s what we’ve found on Local540 this week.
Arts & Entertainment – Live Music
It’s a huge week at George’s, with Ryan Bingham, Dirtfoot, Mountain Sprout, Free Sol, and more!
Celebrate Mother’s Day at Greenhouse Grille w/ the smooth sounds of harpist Beth Stockdell.
JJ’s Grill-N-Chill is celebrating Cinco de Mayo w/ Wes & Karl Band, $1 off Tecate, 50¢ off Dos XX, $2.50 tequila shots, $1.99 margaritas, and $1 margarita jello shots.
LIT has the Lafayette Lounge Players this Friday at 10 p.m., plus Coors Light drafts for $1.
Phunbags Comedy Improv returns to the UARK Bowl this weekend.
Smoke and Barrel has some guy named robb, DJ Hod-I, Andy Frasco, and Guta this week. Set your reminders.
Grease opens at Walton Arts Center this week, starring 2006 American Idol winner Taylor Hicks. Here’s the schedule.
21st Amendment has $2 domestics, and $5 martinis all day and night on Sundays.
Buster Belly’s will open early at 3 p.m. on Wednesday for Cinco de Mayo with $2.50 mexican import bottles, and tequila shot specials all night long on the patio!
Thursday is Pint Night at Common Grounds. Get a signature pint glass to take home. After 20 pints, you get a free t-shirt.
Ladies drink for only 50¢ until midnight on Friday nights at Dickson Theater.
It’s a fiesta at Grub’s this Wednesday for Cinco de Mayo. Mexican beers are $2, and frozen Margaritas are just $1.
Kingfish has $1 cans, and $5 shots of American Honey all day, every day.
Mickey Finn’s has $2.50 wells and mexican bottled beers on Wednesday for Cinco de Mayo!
Zooloo’s is extending their happy hour specials for Cinco de Mayo with $1 domestic drafts, $2 wells, and $3 premium drafts from 6:00-10 p.m.!
Health & Body
Need an eye appointment? Walk-ins are always welcome at Austin Vision Care.
You don’t have to be a member of Clubhaus Fitness to take advantage of their smoothie bar. It’s open to everyone!
You can still try Curves for 30 days for just $30. Oh, and Curves of Fayetteville is holding a free health fair on May 10. Set your reminder.
Time is running out to buy one pair of glasses or sunglasses, and get the second for half price at The Eye Center. Better get down there.
Home & Garden
Check out the 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath San Francisco style row house available from AMA real estate. Call Sheree for details!
BR Management still has some office space available in Springdale. It’s $500/mo, and the first month is free.
Wanna grow wildflowers in a shady area of your yard? Holland Wildflower Farms has a mix for that.
Check out Cafe Rue Orleans specials this week. $2.50 Coronas and Pacificos for Cinco de Mayo, special Mother’s Day brunch, Boiled Crawfish, and more!
The Fayetteville Clarion will host a Mother’s Day Buffet this Sunday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Reservations are accepted.
Celebrate graduation with a six-course feast from Ella’s. Check out the menu.
Treat Mom to Mother’s Day Brunch at Emelia’s Kitchen, voted best brunch by Citiscapes, Celebrate, and the Arkansas Times. Better make a reservation.
Kids eat for free at Flying Burrito Monday through Wednesday.
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Hog Haus with half price wings after 6 p.m.
Get a Burger of the Damned from Hugo’s on Thursdays for $7.25. It’s spicy.
Wednesday is Wing Wednesday at Lucky Luke’s BBQ. 40¢ wings, $1 drafts.
Penguin Ed’s has cookie cakes available, made from the same dough as their world famous cookies. Get one for your graduation party.
Sassy’s Red House has all-you-can-eat ribs every Thursday night. Eat them on the back porch.
Tuesday is your last chance to take advantage of half price student night at Slim Chickens. Starting next week, Tuesday will be Kids Eat Free night.
Good Things Boutique has received tons of summer items that are perfect for relaxing or dressing up for an evening on the town. Stop by and see what’s new.
Masons is offering 20% off premier jewelry including Michael Kors, Brighton and Tom Ford this week.
Ultra Studios is now carrying fashions from Fluxus, designed by Project Runway winner Jeffrey Sebelia.
Don’t forget about your dog when you plan your summer vacation. Give your pup a vacay at Ernie Boudreaux’s Doggie Dude Ranch for as little as $15 per night.
The Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce hosts a Spring Swing business after hours event on Thursday. Plus, their annual golf tournament is Friday at the Fayetteville Country Club. More info is here.
Did you know that Insty Prints can do signs and banners? Well they can. Give them a call for info.
Sarah Tomlin Photography is offering promotional, event, and commercial photography for the entire Northwest Arkansas area. Booking now!
At Zortees you can design and print your own shirts or stop by and check out their selection of already-printed Razorback apparel.