ONCE UPON A TIME An Arkansas Fairy Tale, a benefit for United Cerebral Palsy of Arkansas, will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Governors Mansion Historic District. Tickets are $100 per person. eventbrite.com
The genesis of Billy Joe Shaver’s song “Hard to Be an Outlaw” lies in a text message … to Willie Nelson.
Yes, the two legendary Texas country songwriters text regularly, Shaver says, and the phrase “hard to be an outlaw” appeared in one of Shaver’s texts to Nelson. “We figure we are the only guys over 70 who text,”
Disney arrives at Verizon Arena with two showings of Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure. Featuring Mickey, Minnie, Sofia the First, and Jake and the Never Land Pirates, showtimes are 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. with doors opening an hour prior to each show. Tickets start at $21.50 and are available via the Verizon Arena box office or at all Ticketmaster outlets (additional fees apply). As of Sept. 15, a limited number of tickets were still available for the evening show.