1021 Jessie Road
(off Riverfront Drive)
Hours: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sat. only except on special occasions.
Special notes: A food cart that sells jerk chicken and barbecue usually sets up just outside the entrance, but there's no reentry to the club. Discovery only allows debit and credit cards to be scanned one time; bar tabs are accessible throughout the club. The minimum tab is $10. Drag shows begin at midnight and 2:30 a.m.
9515 I-30 (Heading east, take the Chicot Road exit, take the overpass and follow the access road)
Hours: 7:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wed. to Sun.
Cover: $5 (no cover on Thursday or Sunday).
Special notes: The largest of 13 Electric Cowboys throughout Arkansas (in Fayetteville, Fort Smith, Jonesboro and Texarkana), Ken-tucky, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas. Booze specials every night. Thursday is Karaoke night. Sunday there's an eight-ball pool tournament.
1316 Main St.
Hours: 3 p.m. to 5 a.m. every day of the year save Christmas.
Cover: $3 on weeknights, $5 Fri. and Sat. A $10 membership buys free entry for a year.
Special notes: Daily drink specials, including happy hour every day from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Live music on Friday and Saturday from 12:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. Maybe the best cheeseburger in town.
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