… calls for a celebration. A big one. And Lucinda Williams performing at Oxford American’s 25th anniversary gala at UA-Pulaski Tech’s CHARTS Theater? That’s pretty big. (oxfordamerican.org/events)

… Nov. 4 & 5? No plans? Get thee to the Robinson Center for Arkansas Symphony Orchestra’s Romeo and Juliet. (arkansassymphony.org)

… at Northwest Arkansas Fashion Week’s first ever fall event at Fayetteville’s Drake Field, where two nights of runway shows will celebrate the local designers, boutiques and creatives keeping Arkansas in style. (nwafw.com)

… a dash of comedy and even a song-and-dance sequence or two: That’s what you can expect of Alton Brown (of Good Eats fame) during his “Eat Your Science” tour stop at the Robinson Center. (altonbrowntour.com)

Plus …

Lucero at Fayetteville’s George’s Majestic Lounge

Parker Millsap at Little Rock’s South on Main

Chris Stapleton at North Little Rock’s Verizon Arena

11.28 – 12.2
Les Misérables at Little Rock’s Robinson Center

The Art of Chocolate Truffles at UA-Pulaski Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute