Gina Gee hosts an album release party at Big Whiskeys.

  • Gina Gee hosts an album release party at Big Whiskey’s.

The renowned Fayetteville salsa group Calle Soul plays Salsa night at Browning’s Mexican Grill, 9:30 p.m., $10.


Exhale at RiverTop is back at The Peabody, featuring DJs Brandon Peck and Durden, 9 p.m., $8.

Fans of high-octane blues rock and over-the-top instrumental virtuosity should not miss Joey Farr & The Fuggins Wheat Band, who play a two-night stand at Midtown starting Friday at 12:30 a.m., $5.


Singer Gina Gee hosts an album release party for her “Evolution of a Woman,” with performances from Justin Paul, Da Saw Squad and DJ KP, Big Whiskey’s, 8 p.m., $5.

The International Greek Food Festival returns with an array of Greek and Mediterranean favorites to benefit several area nonprofits, Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. May 18-19 and noon-6 p.m. May 20, free admission, $10 for valet parking.


The Arkansas Festival Ballet‘s “Aladdin” is a storybook ballet version of the classic tale, Arkansas Arts Center, 7:30 p.m., also 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, $15-$25.

The Arkansas Travelers take on their in-state rivals, the Northwest Arkansas Naturals, Dickey-Stephens Park, 7:10 p.m., also 7:10 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday and 11 a.m. Monday, $6-$12.