AY Publisher Heather Baker has your list of great events to go to this weekend! We’re looking forward to a Greek food festival, a beautiful ballet performance and more.
Friday through Sunday
Don’t miss the 34th Annual International Greek Food Festival, the largest ethnic festival in Arkansas, serving food to friends and the community for over 30 years. The event is held at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 1100 Napa Valley Drive in Little Rock, and includes live entertainment, children’s activities, an indoor gift market and church tours. Friday and Saturday the Festival is from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The cost to enter is 3 canned food items or $3. Kids 12 and under are free.
Arkansas Festival Ballet and Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre present the towering tale “Beauty and the Beast,” in a spellbinding new performance. Performances are Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets range from $17 to $32. Performances will be held at the Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre, 501 East Ninth Street in Little Rock.
Join the Museum of Discovery for Messtival 2018 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 500 Clinton Ave. in Little Rock. Have fun with a day full of making ooey, gooey, slimy messes! What’s even better? You don’t have to clean it up. The museum has activities for the whole family. Entrance is $10 for adults, $8 for kids and free for members.
The Little Rock Wind Symphony Chamber Players presents “Sunday Samba” from 3 to 4 p.m. at Pulaski Height United Methodist Church, 4823 Woodlawn Drive in Little Rock. Hear the Little Rock Wind Symphony perform in an intimate setting as part of the Diversions chamber concert series. Cost is $15, $12 for seniors and free for students.
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