Local writer Jay Jennings will emcee. The John Burnette Duo will play music.
The event starts at 7 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
That there's an event scheduled for mid-May doesn't mean the restaurant, also called South on Main, will be open then, I'm told. The restaurant/venue will eventually occupy what once was the venue section of Juanita's. The south wing of the space, where the Juanita's dining room used to be, is currently unused space, where the OA has previously hosted events for the Literary and Little Rock Film Festival. So that room is an option if construction on the restaurant/venue isn't complete.
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