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Thursday, Sept. 17
Shop Our Closet at Beige: The ever-stylish crew at the Heights boutique is offering up pieces from their own personal collections to benefit JDRF. Shoppers can schedule appointments to get in on gently used, new and vintage pieces that are ready for new homes. Set your time between 6-8 p.m. For more info, click here.
Curbside Challah Sale at Synagogue Agudath Achim: Mazel tov! The annual Jewish Food and Cultural Festival got nixed in the spring thanks to COVID, but this will help fill the kosher hot dog-shaped hole in your heart. Hosted by the Jewish Federation of Arkansas, this curbside event is serving up freshly baked round challah in flavors like cinnamon and buttercrust. It's first-come, first-served, so stock up quick. Be there 2-4 p.m. For more info, click here.
More foodie news: Here's How to Dine Out to Support Local Charities
Saturday, Sept. 19
Rock the Vote I Scream Social at the SoMa Outdoor Dining Room: Been putting off your civic duty? How about a scoop of your fave local ice cream to sweeten the deal? The parking lot at Main and 13th will be your one-stop-shop for everything from voter registration to absentee ballot info to getting the details on your local reps. And yes, there will be lots of ice cream. Stop by 1-5 p.m. For more info, click here.
Shop Black Live: Wallets at the ready. ReMix Ideas continues this weekly streaming market featuring local black entrepreneurs on Facebook Live. This week's lineup includes Ascents Soap Co. and Helping Hurting Hearts Heal. It all starts at 3 p.m. For more info, click here.
Keep shopping: 150+ Black-Owned Businesses to Support in Little Rock
Yadaloo Virtual Music Festival: Turn it up. Now in its second year, the festival is hitting the livestream with local, regional and national country and Americana performers. There will also be a small, socially distanced VIP and sponsor viewing party. Bonus: All of the fest's online proceeds go to City Connections to help Arkansas families in need. The music starts at 4 p.m. For more info, click here.
Sunday, Sept. 20
Peace Across Faiths Interfaith Service and Picnic at Allsopp Park: We can't think of a better way to get Arkansas Peace Week started. Whether you belong to a certain faith or not, you're invited to celebrate "spreading compassion, kindness and hope in the face of the pandemic." BYO eats. Masks required, of course. It starts at 5 p.m. For more info, click here.
Thursday - Sunday, Sept. 17-20
Laser Safari Opening Weekend at the Little Rock Zoo: The way 2020 is going, we definitely flinched a bit when we saw the word "laser," but don't worry, it's amazing. Through Oct. 4, the parking lot of the zoo is getting transformed into a drive-in safari light show on the weekends. Come see the family-friendly, 30-minute show with music, laser lights and graphic effects from the safety of your car. Choose from 8, 9:30 or 11 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays. For more info, click here.
Speaking of drive-thru fun: A New Haunted Halloween Experience is Coming to Downtown
Friday-Sunday, Sept. 18-20
Vintage Market Days at the Arkansas State Fairgrounds: Flea market fabulous is officially a thing. This traveling pop-up market is setting up shop so locals can get their fill of clothing, outdoor furnishings, antiques, art, home goods, food trucks, live music and more. Shopping hours are 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. all three days with mask requirements and social distancing in place. For more info, click here.
"Sweet Home Alabama" - Friday & Saturday at 8:25 p.m.
"The Nutty Professor" - Thursday at 8 p.m.
"Money Talks" - Sunday at 8 p.m.
"Dirty Dancing" - Thursday at 8 p.m.
"Wonder" - Friday at 8 p.m.
"The King of Staten Island" - Saturday at 8 p.m.
"Bad Boys for Life!" - Sunday at 8 p.m.
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