Weekender

Before entering the last week of February, students and Northwest Arkansas residents can enjoy live music, Harrison Ford’s newest film and a Mardi Gras parade.

FRIDAY

Workshop attendees can learn about Iranian culture and music with the NuAeen Ensemble. The workshop is from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall. Tickets are free.

“The Call Of The Wild,” starring Harrison Ford, follows a dog’s journey moving from California to the Alaskan Yukon in the 1890s. The film scored a 73% on Rotten Tomatoes. Tickets start at $11 at Malco Razorback Cinema and $9.32 at AMC Fiesta Square 12.

SATURDAY

Parade of Fools attendees can dress up and catch beads while watching colorful floats parade down Dickson Street from the Fayetteville Downtown Square. The parade will be from 2-3 p.m. and is open to the public.

The Arkansas Razorbacks baseball team will play against Gonzaga University at Baum-Walker Stadium at George Cole Field at 2 p.m. The team has an overall record of 3-0.

“Brahms: The Boy II,” directed by William Brent Bell, follows a young boy terrified to find a doll named Brahms who acts bizarrely humanlike. Tickets start at $11 at Malco Razorback Cinema and $9.32 at AMC Fiesta Square 12. The film has yet to receive a Rotten Tomatoes score.

SUNDAY

Indie rock fans can watch Tennessee boy band Colony House play live at George’s Majestic Lounge. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $41.

The Arkansas Razorbacks women’s softball team will play against Marist College at Bogle Park at 12:45 p.m. This will be the team’s second time to play Marist this season.

Raegan Holland is a staff reporter for The Arkansas Traveler.

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