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June 23, 2017 - July 21, 2017

Opera in the Ozarks, the nationally acclaimed summer music festival and training program for top emerging opera professionals, celebrates its 2017 Season from June 23 to July 21 with nearly two dozen performances of three of the world’s top operas. Featuring Mozart’s comedy, The Marriage of Figaro, Carlisle Floyd’s American classic, Susannah and Georges Bizet’s Carmen. Nineteen performances will take place at Inspiration Point in Eureka Springs, and three at Arend Arts Center in Bentonville. Single tickets start at $25 for adults, $10 for children. Special multi-show ticket pricing is available. For tickets visit opera.org or call (479) 253-8595. Visit opera.org for season details.

Inspiration Point

16311 Hwy. 62 West

Eureka Springs, Ark. 72632

(479) 253-8595

Showtime: 7:30 p.m.

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July 4, 2017

The Walmart AMP is excited to present the 4th of July Spectacular featuring the Symphony of Northwest Arkansas(SoNA) under the direction of Paul Haas on Tuesday, July 4. Celebrate the holiday with a patriotic concert, fireworks sponsored by the city of Rogers and fun activities for the whole family. Walmart AMP gates open at 6 pm. Music starts at 7:30 pm and concludes with a 15-minute firework display at 9:15 pm. Advance ticket prices range from $3 to $35.

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July 4, 2017

Where: Sugar Creek Shopping Center, Bella Vista, AR

Time: 9:30AM Entertainment, 10:00AM Parade

Please call 479-876-2624 for more information.

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July 14, 2017

Join us on July 14th for our second annual Drive and Dine for Dementia Golf Tournament and Celebratory Dinner. Proceeds will be used to provide training, support, and education for those who are caring for persons living with Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia. The Broyles Foundation is a driving force in equipping caregivers.

Visit our website for more information: https://www.broylesfoundation.com/drive-for-dementia/

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July 15, 2017

With 22 years history, the event benefits various hospital programs and projects that promote community health causes. The Washington Regional Gala is set for 6 p.m., Saturday, July 15, at the recently expanded Walton Arts Center. Attendees can expect a lively program that features unique performances and also spotlights exceptional healthcare leadership. The Gala is held every other year and alternates with the Foundation’s other primary fundraising event, the Hospice Summer Garden Party.

http://www.wregional.com/main/foundation-about-us.aspx

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July 17, 2017

All proceeds benefit Kendrick Fincher Hydration for Life. The event is held at Springdale Country Club.

http://kendrickfincher.org/calendar-of-events/beat-the-heat-summer-swing-golf-tournament/

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July 27, 2017

Join us for our second annual Seeds of Hope Garden Party benefiting Healing Gardens of NWA. The event will take place at The Barn at the Springs, and features a night of dinner, dancing under the stars, auction, cocktails, and fun all for a great cause! This was a sold out event last year – get your tickets early!

5:30-6pm – Sponsor/VIP reception

6-6:30pm – Check-in

7pm – Program begins

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Email Rachel@healinggardensofnwa.org with questions or if interested in partnership opportunities!

http://www.healinggardensofnwa.org/events/seeds-of-hope/

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August 11, 2017

Ignite your passion – personally, professionally, philanthropically – at the 2nd Annual Young Professionals Summit. The morning speaker is Elise Mitchell, CEO of Mitchell Communications Group and our keynote is Steve Clark, serial entrepreneur and co-Founder of Rockfish, Founder and CEO of Propak Corporation and Founder of Noble Impact, Future School of Fort Smith and 64.6 Downtown (Fort Smith).

http://web.rogerslowell.com/events/Ignite-Your-Passion-NWA-YP-Summit-2017-10390/details

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August 19, 2017

Help Us Help YOUR Community!

All proceeds directly benefit Souls Harbor NWA. Concessions, prizes, and inflatables! Be a part of this unique race! Grab your friends, family, or coworkers and form a team of 3. Each participant runs 1 mile. We also have a Kids Mile Fun Run. This is an event for all ages. Plus, all participants will get a race hat!

Relay: $75, Kid's Mile: $20

www.soulsharbornwa.com

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August 26, 2017

We are excited to announce that Governor Asa Hutchinson and the First Lady of Arkansas will be present for our 2nd Annual AIM for Advocacy Sporting Clays Fundraiser benefiting the advocacy program which provides direct services to adults and children. This event will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Registration will open at 7:00 a.m. at Spring Valley Anglers Rod and Gun Club in Gravette.

Restoration Village is a 501©3 non-profit organization and your donation is tax deductible. Our mission at Restoration Village is to restore the lives of women and women with children in crisis through safe-shelter, and life-changing services while promoting stability, dignity and self-reliance. We have provided services to women and children in Northwest Arkansas for 28 years and with your assistance we will continue to reach our vision to break the cycle of abuse and restore hope for each woman and child.

We welcome your sponsorship or in-kind donation to make this event a success. Visit...

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September 9, 2017

Ready for the ride of a lifetime?

The Bike MS: Rock'n Hot Ride is a 2-day fundraising cycling event. The ride is a 126-mile journey from North Little Rock to Ponce De Leon Center in Hot Springs Village and back. The routes include fully-stocked rest stops every 10 to 12 miles, a great lunch stop each day, and safety provided by volunteer nurses, HAM radio operators, law enforcement, and motorcycle escorts. The ride begins Saturday morning at Garver in North Little Rock. Riders will travel through Central Arkansas, where they will enjoy some of Arkansas' most scenic views, and end at Ponce De Leon Center in Hot Springs Village. Day Two begins with a hearty breakfast before heading back to Little Rock and the 2017 Finish Line.

Your participation will drive MS research forward faster, and deliver services to those who face the challenges of MS every day so they can live their best lives.

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September 16, 2017

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.

https://act.alz.org/site/SPageServer/?pagename=walk_homepage

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October 2, 2017

A golf event benefitting the Jones Center hosted at Springdale Country Club.

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October 6, 2017

The Bill Fleeman Gentlemen of Distinction Gala is an annual fundraising event benefiting families served through Hope Cancer Resources. The highlight of the evening is the men’s fashion show featuring local gentlemen in support of patient services and community education in Northwest Arkansas. The night will also include a live auction, silent auction and the presentation of the Bill Fleeman Gentleman of Distinction Award given to a local gentleman who has made a difference in the treatment and/or support of cancer patients in our community. The 14th Annual Gentlemen of Distinction will take place Friday, October 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers.

http://www.hopecancerresources.org/specialevents.htm

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November 11, 2017

BIG NIGHT IN THE BIG EASY, an evening celebrating the city of New Orleans, will be the celebratory event of the season bene ting The Jones Center on Saturday, November 11th. Mark your calendar and plan to enjoy a few iconic cultural features of the city including a Cajun- inspired dinner, live music, and boutique shopping in our version of the French Market. We will share The Jones Center’s Big Vision as we unveil our next phase of our interior renovation.

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