Collins to work toward increasing visitation to Arkansas by groups and promoting the state's appeal
Comedian Andy Woodhull is at the Loony Bin at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, $7 (and at 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, $10). Self-proclaimed "electronic grunge" band FMLYBND is at Stickyz at 9 p.m., $8. Country group Whiskey Myers performs at Revolution, 9 p.m., $15 adv., $18 day of. British rock group Young Guns are at Juanita's with My Brother My Friend, 9 p.m., $5. Locals The P-47s are at White Water Tavern, 9:30 p.m., $5.
The Arkansas Travelers play the first of four consecutive home games against the Springfield Cardinals at Dickey-Stephens Park, 7:10 p.m., $6-$12. Country star Brantley Gilbert plays the Walmart AMP in Rogers with the Casey Donahew Band, 7:30 p.m., $25-$45. Nicki Bluhm and The Gramblers play at Stickyz with U.S. Elevators, 9 p.m., $15. Texas country-folk songwriter Adam Carroll plays at White Water Tavern with Chris Carroll, 9 p.m. Duckstronaut is at Vino's with Sports Coach, Kidaudra and Open Fields, 9 p.m., $5. Amasa Hines returns to South on Main with The Hudson Branch, 10 p.m., $10.
The 4th annual Spring Music Festival, featuring live music by Dino D and the D Train, Rodney Block, Off the Cuff, Tawanna Campbell and many more, plus comedy, food and other activities, is at the Quality Living Center Detail Shop on Asher Avenue. The Little Rock Farmers' Market opens for the season at the River Market pavilions, 7 a.m. UALR hosts a Songwriters Showcase at the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m., free. Nashville band Radar Vs. Wolf is at Vino's. Randy Harsey plays at White Water Tavern with Weedhorse and Whale Fire, 9:30 p.m.
Gorilla Music's Battle of the Bands is at Juanita's at 5 p.m., $10. Little Rock author Suzi Parker is featured at Live from the Back Room at Vino's, 7 p.m.
Disney on Ice opens at Verizon Arena and runs through Sunday, May 10, $13-$61. South on Main presents Cindy Woolf and Mark Bilyeu as part of its free Local Live series. Cleveland indie rock band Runaway Brother plays with Athens, Ga., band New Madrid at Juanita's, 8 p.m., $5.