Reunited And It Feels So Good

February 14, 2023


Yarn/Wire Debuts Forest Concerts Series At The Momentary

NWA Daily

NYC-based piano and percussion quartet Yarn/Wire is coming to the Momentary Mar 3-5 for the US premiere of Forest Concerts.

  • Enchanted forest: Commissioned by the Momentary and composed by Øyvind Torvund, this family-oriented, interactive performance combines energetic music, narration, comics, and sound to create an environment where kids and adults can invent, discover, and collect sounds.
  • Quartet's cause: Yarn/Wire promotes creative, experimental new music in the US and abroad by supporting composers and audiences through live performances, educational activities, and large-scale collaborative projects.

Tickets are $30 and can be purchased HERE.


Country Living Lists Eureka Springs As Best Arkansas Small Town

NWA Daily

Eureka Springs was recognized by Country Living on its recent list of Best Small Towns to Visit in Every State for a Charming Weekend.

  • Historic charm: Characterized by Victorian homes along winding mountainside streets, Eureka Springs' entire downtown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Adventure: Nestled in the Ozark Mountains near Beaver Lake, Eureka Springs has many outdoor activities like water sports, camping, fishing, and mountain biking.

Find plenty of activities to enjoy in Eureka Springs HERE.


Arkansas Black Music & Film Expo Kicks Off This Friday In Fayetteville

NWA Daily

Celebrate Black arts, music, and film in NWA during the Arkansas Black Music & Film Expo in Fayetteville this weekend, Feb 17-18.

Find more information and get tickets HERE.


Used-Vehicle Giant CarMax Eyes Rogers for Next Superstore


CarMax, the nation's largest buyer and seller of used vehicles, is seeking approval to build its first Arkansas superstore location in Rogers.

  • The proposal: The dealer is in conversation with the city planning commission over plans to build a 42,909 sqft building on a 17.4-acre site at 6360 S. Dixieland Rd.
  • Estimates: According to Talk Business & Politics, CarMax typically invests $10-$25m in the development of each store location which will hold 200-400 used vehicles on its lot.

Check out TB&P for more details HERE.


Reuniting Razorback Greenway At I-49 In Bentonville

NWA Daily

After being disconnected during construction on the interstate, the Razorback Regional Greenway at I-49 in Bentonville is finally being realigned in order to restore full trail access to those living in the northern city limits.

  • In the meantime: The construction is expected to take over six months, during which the Greenway will remain open with occasional closures and detours. Stay up to date by following @playbentonville and @WeAreTrailblazers.
  • Free for the public: The project's total cost is over $1.75m, at no cost to taxpayers, thanks to grants from the Walton Family Foundation, the NWA Regional Planning Commission, and the Arkansas Dept. of Transportation.

Read more about the project HERE.

Subscribe to receive our daily newsletter

Know all the happenings in NWA with a 5-minute read of our free email newsletter every weekday.