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Kaleidoscope Film Festival continues

Legends of Arkansas hosts annual trolley party.

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THURSDAY 8/17

The Kaleidoscope Film Festival continues with a screening of Amat Escalante's "The Untamed," 7 p.m., Argenta Community Theater, $10-$350, see kaleidoscopefilmfestival.com for passes. Swedish folk artist Sofia Talvik plays a free show at the Faulkner County Library in Conway, 7 p.m. David Scott, the Guinness Book of World Records record-holder for Longest Stand-Up Comedy Show by an Individual (40 hours, eight minutes), performs a piece of his record-breaking material at The Loony Bin, 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., $8-$12. Joshua Black Wilkins, tintype photographer and Nashville songwriter, brings his tales to the White Water Tavern, with an opening set from Kevin Kerby, 9 p.m., $5. Leopold and His Fiction, sort of a parallel universe Perry Farrell outfit, returns to Stickyz Rock 'n' Roll Chicken Shack, 8:30 p.m., $8-$10. Raising Grey play for the happy hour crowd at Cajun's Wharf, 5:30 p.m., free, and First Impressions takes the stage at 9 p.m., $5. Folklorists and pickers Cindy Woolf and Mark Bilyeu of the Creek Rocks play an early show at Four Quarter Bar, 6 p.m., free. Thirst N' Howl Bar & Grill hosts an open mic-style Jazz Jam, 8:30 p.m. Here Come the Mummies brings some undead, funk-informed rock to George's Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville, 8:30 p.m., $25-$30.

FRIDAY 8/18

Legends of Arkansas hosts its annual LoA Trolley Party, with a tour of Argenta and the River Market district, starting at 6:45 p.m. at the River Rail Trolley Barn, $25, includes open bar on trolley. Self-described "veteran anti-establishment rockers" Bobgoblin take the stage at Vino's, with Secondhand Cannons, 8 p.m. Austin-based country artist Bart Crow takes his pop-tinged tunes to Revolution, 8:30 p.m., $10. Recognizer and Brother Andy and His Big Damn Mouth share a bill at Rebel Kettle Brewing Co., 8 p.m. The Little Rock Trojans women's soccer team takes on the University of Central Arkansas Bears, 7 p.m., Coleman Sports & Recreation Complex, free. The Hoodoo Blues Revue takes the stage at Four Quarter Bar, 10 p.m., $7. Goodfoot plays a late-night-early-morning funk set at Midtown Billiards, 1 a.m. Thirst N' Howl hosts a show from Intruder, 8:30 p.m. The Big Dam Horns kick off the weekend with horns, horns and more horns, 9:30 p.m., Stickyz, $8. Southern rockers Magnolia Brown take the stage at Maxine's in Hot Springs, 9 p.m., $5. Steve Boyster kicks off the weekend at Cajun's, 5:30 p.m., free, followed later with a set by the Memphis Yahoos, 9 p.m., $5. Jeff Coleman and The Feeders play a show at TC's Midtown Grill in Conway, 9 p.m. The Kaleidoscope Film Festival screens "The Death and and Life of Marsha P. Johnson," 5:30 p.m., followed by a showing of Damon Cardasis' "Saturday Church," 7:30 p.m., Argenta Community Theater, $10-$350. The Apple Kahler Band gives a free concert at Markham Street Grill and Pub, 8:30 p.m. Greasy Tree brings tight, crunchy blues to King's Live Music in Conway with an opening set from Edward Briggler, 8:30 p.m., $5. Oaklawn Racing & Gaming's Finish Line Theatre in Hot Springs hosts the Happy Together Tour, a revue of "upbeat music produced in the 1960s and 1970s," 7 p.m., $45-$55. Later, Moxie entertains at Oaklawn's Silks Bar & Grill, 10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., free. Tragikly White takes its party set to West End Smokehouse, 10 p.m., $7. A Year and a Day performs at Thirst N' Howl, 8:30 p.m.

SATURDAY 8/19

White Water hosts a Celebration of the Life of Jason Adams (Mojo Depot, Weakness for Blondes) 7 p.m., donations. Kaleidoscope Film Festival hosts a Drag Queen Brunch at South on Main featuring Rhiannon, artists from The House of Cortez and a screening of "Cherry Pop," 10 a.m., $17-$350. Following that, catch screenings of "Jesus," 2:30 p.m.; "The Revival," 5:30 p.m.; and "Princess Cyd," 7:15 p.m., Argenta Community Theater, $10-$350, followed by an afterparty at Crush Wine Bar to close out the festival, 9:30 p.m. Jake Dexter and The Main Street Sound take the stage at Four Quarter Bar, 10 p.m., $7. DeFrance performs at Stickyz Rock 'n' Roll Chicken Shack, with an opening set from King Corduroy, 9 p.m., $6. Verizon Arena is home to Wingstock, an all-you-can-eat chicken wings competition and beer festival, 11 a.m., $20. Tragikly White takes the stage at the Rev Room, 9:30 p.m., $10. The femmes of Foul Play Cabaret wage a burlesque takeover at Maxine's, 8 p.m., $10-$15. Lynn Robertson plays a set for happy hour at Cajun's, 5:30 p.m., and at 9 p.m., Rustenhaven takes the stage, $5. Country singer Donnie Lee Strickland performs at the Outlets of Little Rock, 11201 Bass Pro Parkway, 2 p.m., free. Acapella Rising brings its barbershop set to UA Pulaski Technical College's Center for the Humanities and Arts, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Admission to the Clinton Presidential Center is free in honor of Bill Clinton's birthday.

SUNDAY 8/20

Nashville rockers Dirty Fuss, winners of Discovery Nightclub's 2017 Discover Music Competition, take the stage at Maxine's, 9 p.m., free.

MONDAY 8/21

The Museum of Discovery hosts "Science Before the Dark," an "eclipnic" to celebrate the solar eclipse, with bag lunches encouraged and pizza for sale from Damgoode Pies, 11 a.m., $5 admission includes eclipse glasses. William F. Laman Library in North Little Rock hosts a Solar Eclipse Preview, with free eclipse glasses while supplies last, 10 a.m. The Fine Arts Center at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville opens the exhibit "A New Subjectivity: Figurative Painting after 2000," work by women artists.

TUESDAY 8/22

Mark Currey brings tunes from his debut recording, "Tarrant County," to Dizzy's Gypsy Bistro, 6 p.m. Urban Pioneers bring a doghouse, bass-driven jug band sound to White Water, 9 p.m. Vino's Brewpub Cinema screens the 1989 war film "Glory," 7:30 p.m., free. The MacArthur Museum of Military History screens a preview of Ken Burns' 10-part, 18-hour documentary series "The Vietnam War," 6:30 p.m., free, in advance of the series' premiere on AETN Sunday, Sept. 17. The Arkansas Travelers begin a four-game series against the Tulsa Drillers at Dickey-Stephens Park, with $1 Hot Dog Night on Wednesday and a fireworks display on Friday, 7:10 p.m. Tue.-Fri., $7-$13.

WEDNESDAY 8/23

Keyboardist Stu Baer hosts the blues jam at Thirst N' Howl, 7:30 p.m. Self-described "beach goth" band Whole Milk performs at Stickyz, 9 p.m., $5.

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