by Robert Bell
The Joint hosts a fundraiser to help fund singer Stephanie Smittle's upcoming visit to Italy to sing opera in the Oberlin in Italy Program. There'll be lots of guests, including The Meshuggah Klezmer Band and The Smittles, CORRECTED doors at 7:30 p.m., music from 8 p.m. until 9:30 p.m., $10.
At the 50th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner, Just Communities of Arkansas will honor Arkansas First Lady Ginger Beebe and Colette Honorable, chairman of the Arkansas Public Service Commission, Statehouse Convention Center, 6 p.m., $250.
CARTI's 9th Annual Ragin' Cajun Bash is at River Market Pavilions, 6-9 p.m., $30 adv., $40 door.