Autumn temps are perfect for outdoor activities
Sticky Fingerz hosts bluesy jazz act Fayetteville Funk Ensemble, 9:30 p.m., $5. At the Afterthought, the Ted Ludwig Jazz Trio plays its regular gig, 8 p.m., $2. Metal rocker band Shadowline plays Juanita's at 9 p.m., $6. The Handshake Murders and All Dead at Dawn perform at Vino's, 8:30 p.m., $6. Local rocker Stacey Mackey has a solo gig at North Little Rock's Bogies/Counterpoint, 8:30 p.m., free. The Full Flava Kings headline a show at Cajun's at 9 p.m., $5.
2nd Friday Art Night takes place in downtown Little Rock at participating galleries and shops including the Arkansas Arts Center, Historic Arkansas Museum, Cox Creative Center, Hearne Fine Art, River Market Artspace and Ten Thousand Villages, 5 p.m., free. “Lust for Life,” the 1956 film starring Kirk Douglas as Vincent Van Gogh, will be screened in the Main Library's Darragh Center as part of Reel Evenings, 8 p.m., free. Alt-country acts Austin Cunningham and Eric Hanke perform at the Second Presbyterian Church in West Little Rock as part of the Acoustic Sounds Café, 7:30 p.m., $10. Local party band Big John Miller Band plays the Afterthought, 9 p.m., $7. Metal rockers Have Heart, Death Before Dishonor, Rise and Fall and Meltdown play Vino's, 8:30, $10. Local band Weakness for Blondes performs at White Water Tavern, 9 p.m., $5.
Neal McCoy performs at the Timberwood Amphitheater at Magic Springs & Crystal Falls in Hot Springs, 8 p.m., $44.99 for adults, $34.99 for children. Robinson Music Hall presents country act Shenandoah, 7:30 p.m., $25-35. Local alt-country rockers The Munks headline a show with Geoff Reacher at White Water Tavern, 9 p.m., $5.
Shock rocker Alice Cooper plays the Magic 105 birthday bash at the Riverfest Amphitheatre. Black Stone Cherry and Crooked X support, 5 p.m., $30-35.
Juanita's hosts The Men of Playgirl revue, 9 p.m., $10. Electro-pop band Captain Ahab throws a dance party at White Water Tavern with Western Meds and Meager Bop supporting, 10 p.m., $5.