The Hot Springs Documentary Film Institute's summer film series wraps up tonight with the father/son/amnesia documentary "Forgetting Dad" at 6 p.m. and the still scary grand poobah of all "zed-word" movies, "Night of the Living Dead," at 8 p.m., suggested donation of $5 per movie.
Thursday nights in the River Market are set to blow up again with "Posh" holding it down in the Ernie Biggs loft, 9 p.m., and "In Too Deep" across the street in Deep Ultra Lounge, 9 p.m.
Markham Street Grill gets a dose of reggae with the steel drum sounds of Darril "Harp" Edwards, 8:30 p.m., free.
Little Rock favorites Matt Stell and the Crashers play their brand of roots Americana at Sticky Fingerz, 9:30 p.m., $5.
The feel-good boogie-woogie hill trio of Sad Daddy takes to Maxine's in Hot Springs for its weekly Thursday night stand, 9 p.m., free.
And, as always, the Ted Ludwig Trio jazzes up the Capital Bar and Grill with its deft brand of guitar jazz, 5 p.m., free.