Heather Baker’s Weekend Plans: Maumelle Bash, Hot Springs Motorcycle Rally and More

Check out some of the fun things going on this weekend with AY’s very own publisher, Heather Baker!

Thursday

Let’s ride! The 13th annual Hot Springs Motorcycle Rally is the place to be Thursday-Saturday if you’re a motorcycle enthusiast. There are going to be several unique bikes to admire, a parade, games and live entertainment by Mustang Sally and Foreigner. Most events will take place at the Hot Springs Convention Center. Tickets start at $42.50 per person, and kids under 16 get in free with an adult. They can be purchased here: http://www.mcssl.com/store/thehotspringsrally/catalog/search

Friday

Join the Arkansas Ovarian Cancer Coalition at the Clinton Presidential Center between 7 and 10 p.m. as they kick off ovarian cancer awareness month. There’s going to be a silent auction, a photo booth, raffle items, a wine pull and plenty of Mexican food and drinks to go around. They’ll also be presenting the Taryn’s Fight Like a Girl Scholarship Award, the AROVCC Member of the Year Award and the AROVCC Community Champion Award. The bridges downtown will also light up teal. Survivors can reserve a free ticket, and luminaries are available to be displayed in honor and memory of loved ones. General admission is $50, and tickets can be purchased here: https://501auctions.com/tln2018/tickets?type=20645

Stone’s Throw Brewing is releasing Big Dam Horn O’Plenty, and the brew’s namesake, The Big Dam Horns, will have the launch party rolling at Four Quarter Bar. Show up at 10 p.m., and prepare to be immersed in flavor and flair.   

Saturday

If you’re looking for something fun to do with the family, look no further. Maumelle Bash on the Boulevard is will be in full swing from noon to 8 p.m. at Towne Centre. There will be something for everyone, including arts and crafts, a beer garden, an art gallery, a car showcase, game day TV sporting events, vendors, entertainment and more! It’s the perfect way to meet your neighbors and explore local businesses within the community. For more information, visit the website: http://www.maumellechamber.com/bash-on-the-boulevard

Dinner, drinks, face painting, a silent auction, bounce houses and a petting zoo are just a few of the things you’ll find at Arkansas Foodbank’s 3rd Annual Harvest Night. Enjoy yourself between 5 and 8 p.m., all while supporting a fantastic cause! There will be BBQ and catfish, as well as desserts from Honey Pies and Loblolly. Tickets are $40 per adult, and children under 12 get in free. Tickets can be purchased here: https://arfoodbank.ejoinme.org/HarvestNight2018

Saturday-Sunday

It’s that time of year! The 2018 Arkansas Comic Con will take place Saturday and Sunday at the Statehouse Convention Center, so get ready to step into another world. The multi-genre entertainment and comic convention brings together a variety of unique guests, artists, fans and vendors who share a passion for entertainment. Tickets range from $5-$30, and can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/arkansas-comic-con-2018-tickets-41958672519?aff=efbeventtix

 Sunday 9th

Celebrate talent and showmanship at The Rep’s third annual student cabaret! Glue your eyes to the stage from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. for a fabulous compilation of musical performances, all while showing your support for students and The Rep. Tickets are $10 for students, $15 for adults. You can purchase them here: https://tickets.therep.org/TheatreManager/1/tmEvent/tmEvent580.html

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