Collins to work toward increasing visitation to Arkansas by groups and promoting the state's appeal
The venerable David Olney and Sergio Webb return to Central Arkansas. If you dig singer/songwriters with a sound that falls on the darker end of the spectrum and you haven't checked out Olney's stuff, you seriously need to correct that, 9 p.m., White Water Tavern. Stickyz hosts North Carolina alt-country/roots rabble-rousers Holy Ghost Tent Revival, 18-and-older, 9 p.m., $6. Live at Laman brings in The Big John Miller Band, 7 p.m., Laman Library, free.
CCM pioneer and Newsboy Peter Furler performs at Magic Springs' Timberwood Amphitheater, 8 p.m., $50-$60. Precipice Theatre begins its run of Arthur Miller's acclaimed "All My Sons," at The Public Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, through Aug. 18, $10-$13. Our House Shelter hosts "Shakespeare at the Shelter: And This Our Life," a fundraising event in which residents of the shelter will perform famous scenes from some of the Bard's best-known works, 7:30 p.m., Our House Shelter, $20. It's party time for sure at Zodiac: Leo Edition with Raydar & Shaolin, an 18-and-older throwdown, with Platinumb, Kichen, Ewell, Crawley and D Mutiny, Revolution, 8 p.m., $5-$10. The Dangerous Idiots will be playing new material at Midtown, 12:30 a.m., $5.
Southern rockers Parmalee play an 18-and-older show at Revolution, with Curtis Grimes and Big Shane Thornton, 9 p.m., $12 adv., $15 day of. DJ Jen Lasher helms the party ship at Discovery, with Big Brown, Enzo, Autumatic & The Tech Trix Go Go Dancers and all your usual Disco favorites, 9 p.m.-5 a.m., $10-$15. If you're up Eureka Springs way, The Cate Brothers play a free show at Basin Spring Park with The Mike Sumler Band, 5 p.m. Bluegrass outfit Runaway Planet plays a free show at The Tavern, 7 p.m. Kings for a Cause features drag kings, drag queens, male impersonators, femme performers and other entertainers, Miss Kitty's Saloon, 7 p.m., $5
If you're looking for a heroic dose of So-Cal "psychedelic hip-hop punk rock," Juanita's can help you out with that, as they've got Kottonmouth Kings, with 870 Underground and M.A.D. Entertainment, 8 p.m., $17 adv., $20 day of.