Stay “in the know” about all the great events going on around Arkansas. AY’s Publisher, Heather Baker, will tell you what the hot spots are this weekend.
Thursday Feb. 14 through Sunday, Feb. 17
What: Book of Mormon
Where: Robinson Performance Hall
When: Thursday, Feb. 14: 7:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 15: 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16: 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 17: 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
The Book of Mormon is showing at the Robinson Performance Hall. Come see this Grammy and Tony Award winning production for a night of comedy and fun. Tickets prices start at $35.Get your tickets at  Celebrity Attractions’ website
What: Ballet Arkansas Presents: Fire & Rain
Where: UA – Pulaski Tech: The Center for Humanities and Arts
When: Thursday, Feb. 14: 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. , Friday, Feb. 15: 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16: 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 17: 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ballet Arkansas’ newest production is premiering this weekend! Fire and Rain has put together a show that combines drama inspired by classical ballet and power from contemporary dance for a great Valentine’s Day show. Ticket prices range from $15 to $35.Get your tickets here.

Friday Feb. 15 through Saturday, Feb. 16
What: Arkansas Knife Show
Where: Statehouse Convention Center
When: Friday, Feb. 15: 6 p.m. , Saturday, Feb. 16: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
The Arkansas Knife Show is being held at the convention center this Saturday! This 30-year-old event is the largest custom knife show in the country that kicks off Friday night with Award Judging and Banquet at 6 p.m. The event will continue the next morning at 9 a.m. for gold pass members with public entry opening at 11 a.m.  Get your tickets here.

Friday, Feb. 15 through Sun. 17
What: 43rd Annual Arkansas RV Show
Where: Statehouse Convention Center
When: Friday, Feb. 15: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 17: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Denton & Griffey (D&G) Attractions is hosting the 43rd Annual RV Show at the Statehouse Convention Center this weekend! Admission costs $6 for adults and kids ages 12 and under are free. Visit the RV Show’s event page for more information

What: Lanterns! Winter Festival
Where: Wildwood Park for the Arts

When: Friday, Feb. 15: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 17: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Wildwood Park for the Arts is hosting their annual Lanterns! Winter festival to celebrate the first full moon of the lunar new year. This event will have lit pathways through Wildwood’s gardens, live entertainment, food, and games. Their vistas for this year include Germany, Mexico, China, Scotland, and the rest of the United Kingdom. Tickets online are $10 for adults, $5 for kids 6-12 and free for kids 5 and under. Tickets at the door are $2. Get your tickets at

Sunday, Feb. 17
What: Dwight Yoakam
Where: Verizon Arena
When: 8 p.m.
Grammy Award-winning country music star Dwight Yoakam is bringing his show to Little Rock! This performance will feature some of his greatest songs he has released over the last 30 years and will feature special guest Dillon Carmichael. Ticket prices start at $49.75 plus service fees.  Get your tickets at

Thursday, Feb. 21
What: AY Magazine Presents: Bourbon and Tapas
Where: Allsopp & Chapple Restaurant and Bar
When: 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Get ready for one of the coolest events this month! A Yis hosting an exclusive Bourbon and Tapas event at Allsopp & Chapple on Feb. 21. If you haven’t heard of Allsopp & Chapple, then get ready – check out our March issue for the details on this hot new restaurant. During the event, you’ll enjoy fantastic bourbon from Rock Town Distillery along with delicious appetizers from Executive Chef Bonner Cameron’s kitchen. Have your fill of great food and bourbon while listening to amazing live jazz! Make sure to reserve your spot! Reservations are $15. Call 501-902-4911 for reservations.
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