Jack Pearadin and Doug Nelsen found a 1.73-carat diamond after nearly a year of searching the park's field.
The Mosaic Templars Cultural Center will celebrate its birthday with live music and refreshments at 5:30 p.m. University of Nebraska-Lincoln Professor John Hibbing will give a lecture titled "Predisposed: Liberals, Conservatives and the Biology of Political Differences" at the Clinton School at 6 p.m. Osyrus Bolly, Sean Fresh and The Off The Cuff Band, Rodney Block and Nick Broadway will be at Stickyz at 9 p.m., $5. Midwest Caravan will be at The Joint, 9:30 p.m., and rapper Julius Czr will be at Club Elevations with D-Dirt, Black Sand, PBN and Freeway Bookey.
The Ron Robinson Theater will present a screening of "Hook," preceded by a "Talk Like a Pirate Day" party beginning at 6 p.m., $5.The Conway Symphony Orchestra will give a free performance at Simon Park, 7:30 p.m. UALR Music Department duo Mariposa will present "International Treasures" at the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m. Bonnie Montgomery will be at the Afterthought at 9 p.m., $7. Austin group Leopold and His Fiction will be at Stickyz at 9 p.m., $7. Memphis rapper Muck Sticky (often compared to both Carrot Top and Sublime) will be at Revolution with Taco and Da Mofos, 9 p.m., $10. Redefined Reflection will be at Vino's with Roses Unread and The Machete With Love, 9 p.m., $6. Denton, Texas, garage rock duo R2B2 will be at the White Water Tavern with The See, 10 p.m. Woody and Sunshine will be at the Lightbulb Club in Fayetteville with Ozark Travelers.
The 2nd Annual Urban Raw Festival, sponsored by Sol Food Catering, will be held on South Main Street (from 13th to 16th streets) from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., with performances by 9th Scientist, Sick Numbles, JLR, OutLoud Artistry and more, plus yoga workshops, film screenings and vegetarian food, $5 adv., $8 day of. The Third Annual TinkerFest, part of the "Maker Movement," in which children and adults can learn about engineering and science, will be held at the Museum of Discovery beginning at 9 a.m., $8-$10. Locals The Casual Pleasures and Jumbo Jet will play a benefit for Habitat for Humanity at Vino's, 9 p.m., $7. Canadian blues-rock musician Anthony Gomes will be at Stickyz with Steve Hester and DeJaVooDoo, 9 p.m., $12 adv., $15 day of. Platinum-selling rock group Big Head Todd and The Monsters will be at Juanita's, 9 p.m., $35 adv., $40 day of. Nashville electro-pop group Cherub will be at Revolution with Ghost Beach and Gibbz, 9 p.m., $15 adv., $18 day of.