Happenstance Happenings

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Happenstance Historical Happenings

(beginning with the most recent)


1/24/2014 at Advent Lutheran Church at @ 900 Farris Road for the Annual Bethlehem House Benefit Concert (rescheduled from December)
in Conway, Arkansas
Various local acoustic groups come together for the benefit of a worthy cause!

11/16/2013 at Hibernia Irish Tavern
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Returning to our favorite Irish bar! It's at 9700 N Rodney Parham Road - We play from 8pm-10pm
http://www.hiberniairishtavern.com/

9/21/2013 at Private Wedding Reception 6pm
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Yes, we do play wedding receptions... (arrive around 4:15)

9/6/2013 at Bill & Hillary Clinton National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

7/13/2013 at Woody Guthrie Festival - Brick Street Stage at Noon
in Okemah, Oklahoma
We'll be returning to Woodyfest for the 7th year. We'll be there from Thursday the 11th thru the hootenanny on Sunday the 14th!
http://www.woodyguthrie.com/

6/25/2013 at Historic Downtown Farmers & Artists Market - 6pm to 8pm
in Hot Springs, Arkansas
We'll be making music at 121 Orange Street in Historic Hot Springs!! Stop by and say "hidy-doo!"
http://www.hotspringsfarmersmarket.com/

5/22/2013 at Kerrville Folk Festival - thru 6/10/13
in Kerrville, Texas
As usual, we'll be hanging out in Texas for our annual sabbatical in the Texas Hill Country!
http://kerrville-music.com

5/10/2013 at The Faulkner County Library
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to the library for another fun night of music!
http://fcl.org

4/27/2013 at New Beginnings Church of Central Arkansas -
in North Little Rock, Arkansas
Located at 4303 East Drive in North Little Rock - Start time to follow, or contact Wincie winbeck@sbcglobal.net - no admission, a love offering will be taken.
http://newbeginningsofcar.org

4/26/2013 at Bill & Hillary Clinton National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

4/6/2013 at The Cove House Concert - Lori's Place - 4205 Shawnee Cove
in Springdale, Arkansas
Lori runs a very popular house concert series up in NWA part of our world. We're excited to be on the spring lineup! The show is at 6:00pm - 8:30pm with a jam session following the show - RSVP required - contact Lori Holyfield (lholyfie at gmail.com) - or contact any of us for more details.

3/18/2013 at JJ's Bar and Grill - 1010 Main Street
in Conway, Arkansas
Back at JJs for a Monday nite happy hour!! 6pm-8pm
#http://jjsgrill.com#

3/9/2013 at Potato-Fest - Benefiting Bethlehem House - at Advent Lutheran Church @ 900 Farris Road near Prince Street
in Conway, Arkansas
18th Annual St. Patrick's Day Potato-Fest Celebration for Bethlehem House - Dinner (Potato Bar) from 6-7 PM Music (Happenstance & The Boomers) from 7 to 8:30 PM - for more info call Gary Roberts (501) 450-3416

2/25/2013 at JJ's Bar and Grill - 1010 Main Street
in Conway, Arkansas
Back at JJs for a Monday nite happy hour!! 6pm-8pm
http://jjsgrill.com#

12/15/2012 at a Private Party
in Conway, Arkansas
Christmas Party for Caney Creek Farm at the Kerst's Home
http://www.arkansashunterjumper.com/

12/7/2012 at Advent Lutheran Church at @ 900 Farris Road for the Annual Bethlehem House Benefit Concert
in Conway, Arkansas
We will open the show due to a previous commitment later that night. Other than that, no details yet, but I'm sure all of the usual suspects will be showing up for this great annual event.

10/29/2012 at JJ's Bar and Grill - 1010 Main Street
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to our neighborhood favorite bar and grill! We play from 5pm - 7pm to finish up before the football game.
http://jjsgrill.com/

9/24/2012 at JJ's Bar and Grill - 1010 Main Street
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to our neighborhood favorite bar and grill! We play from 5pm - 7pm to finish up before the football game.
http://jjsgrill.com/

9/21/2012 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

9/8/2012 at The Front Porch Stage @7:00pm
in Mt. Ida, Arkansas
Another trip to Mount Ida for some music and fun. Check their website for details
#http://www.frontporchstage.org/

8/25/2012 at Music In The Park
in Heber Springs, Arkansas
We are the featured performers at this monthly series held in Spring Park - Downtown Heber Springs - We do one set after an open mike - music from 7pm-9pm

8/18/2012 at Hibernia Irish Tavern
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Returning to our favorite Irish bar! It's at 9700 N Rodney Parham Road - We play from 8pm-10pm
http://www.hiberniairishtavern.com/

7/14/2012 at Woody Guthrie Festival - Brick Street Stage at Noon
in Okemah, Oklahoma
We'll be returning to Woodyfest for the 6th year. We'll be there from Thursday the 12th thru the hootenanny on Sunday the 15th!
http://www.woodyguthrie.com

5/23/2012 at Kerrville Folk Festival thru June 11th
in Kerrville , Texas
Our yearly sabbatical to the hill country!
http://kerrville-music.com

5/14/2012 at JJs Grill - 1010 Main Street
in Conway, Arkansas
Back at JJs for a Monday nite happy hour!!
http://jjsgrill.com

5/11/2012 at The Faulkner County Library
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to the library for another fun night of music!
http://fcl.org

4/20/2012 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

4/16/2012 at Burning Bush Concert Series
in Corpus Christi, Texas
Parkway Presbyterian Church 3707 Santa Fe Street
http://www.burningbushconcerts.com

4/15/2012 at House Concert at the Lavens
in San Antonio, Texas
We'll probably start at 7pm - for details email Jana at jana@thelavens.com or call the number listed below
http://thelavens.com

4/14/2012 at JP Hops House
in Houston, Texas
9pm at Jim and Pam's Wonderful Acoustic Brewhouse - 2317 Highway 6 South (1 block north of Westheimer) from 9PM til...
http://www.jphopshouse.com

4/13/2012 at The Cove
in San Antonio, Texas
appearing with the Lavens from 5pm-8pm - This is their regular night at the Cove, but they are graciously sharing their stage with us!
http://thecove.us/

3/24/2012 at Hibernia Irish Tavern
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We return to this great place to play... good listening environment and a great Irish Tavern - 9700 N Rodney Parham Road - We play from 8pm-10pm
http://www.hiberniairishtavern.com/

3/10/2012 at a House Concert at The Loft at Karen and Buddy Case's house
in Enola, Arkansas
Check the link below.... The info on the concert may not be current, but there is a map on that page. Give us a call if you need more info. It's northeast of Conway sorta out in the country... well worth the trip!
http://www.reverbnation.com/show/6365081

3/5/2012 at JJs Grill - 1010 Main Street
in Conway, Arkansas
Back at JJs for a Monday nite happy hour!!
http://jjsgrill.com

2/24/2012 at Hibernia Irish Tavern
in Little Rock, Arkansas
It's at 9700 N Rodney Parham Road - We play from 8pm-10pm
http://www.hiberniairishtavern.com/

2/11/2012 at Hibernia Irish Tavern
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Our first gig at an Irish Bar!! It's at 9700 N Rodney Parham Road - We play from 8pm-10pm
http://www.hiberniairishtavern.com/

1/28/2012 at O Susanna Concert Series
in Blytheville, Arkansas
David and Susie Walls wonderful concert series in Northeast Arkansas - at That Bookstore in Blytheville - Doors open at 6:30 - we start at 7PM

12/19/2011 at JJ's Grill
in Conway, Arkansas
Back at JJs for a Monday nite happy hour!! We'll play from 5:30 to 7:30.
http://jjsgrill.com

12/2/2011 at Advent Lutheran Church at @ 900 Farris Road for the Annual Bethlehem House Benefit Concert
in Conway, Arkansas
No details yet, but I'm sure all of the usual suspects will be showing up for this great annual event.

11/2/2011 at JJ's Grill
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to Conway's great new venue!! This time it's Wednesday nite from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
http://jjsgrill.com

10/29/2011 at a House Concert
in Lincoln, Nebraska
717 Marshall Avenue - 7:00 PM

10/28/2011 at Hilldale House Concerts
in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Rusty Olson is bringing a bit of Woodyfest to OKC!!! 1220 N. Sterling Ave - Oklahoma City, OK 73127 - 8:00 PM

10/15/2011 at the Bob Herzfeld Memorial Library located at 1800 Smithers Dr.
in Benton, Arkansas
Happenstance is delighted to play another Concert at the Antique Car Show, held at the Benton Library. We like cars, we like books, and we love to play! We start at noon and play for an hour or so.

9/23/2011 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

9/16/2011 at Brownfield High School Reunion - thru 9/18
in Brownfield, Texas
Not a Happenstance gig, but Doug will be playing with the Emeralds at the class of '61 reunion

9/13/2011 at JJ's Grill
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to Conway's great new venue!! Tuesday nite from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
http://jjsgrill.com

9/10/2011 at The Conway Ecofest
in Conway, Arkansas
Held in Laurel park, this is the 3rd annual event - The mission? - To create a highly interactive environmental community festival that celebrates the interconnected web of life, demonstrates present ecological issues and imbalances, and invites and portrays creative exploration of new ways of living that are more balanced, united and enjoyable.
http://www.conwayecofest.com/

8/13/2011 at The Front Porch Stage @7:00pm (RAINED OUT)
in Mount Ida, Arkansas
A second trip to Mount Ida for some music and fun. Check their website for details
http://www.frontporchstage.org/

7/30/2011 at The Runaway Reunion (Doug's old band) in Calico Rock
in -, -
Doug gets together with Danie, Davis and Alan for a reunion concert at the VFW

7/16/2011 at Woody Guthrie Festival Tribute to Jack Hardy at 11am
in Okemah, Oklahoma
We are honored to participate in a tribute to the legend and our friend at 11am at the Okemah Middle School. I don't have a full list of the lineup, but the fact is that it's all about Jack, so just shut up and play the song!!!
http://www.woodyguthrie.com

7/15/2011 at Brick Street Cafe at Woodyfest!! We play at 3:30pm
in Okemah, Oklahoma
We'll be there for the whole festival, jamming in the campgrounds or on the motel parking lot from 7/13 thru 7/17! We hope to see you there!!
http://www.woodyguthrie.com

7/13/2011 at The Pioneer Nursing Home
in Seminole, Oklahoma
We're delighted to return to participate in the Outreach Program of Woody Guthrie Folk Festival - sponsored by Jim and Deanne Dirden. Looking forward to seeing Staci and all our friends there at the nursing home! We'll start at 2:30pm

7/12/2011 at The Oklahoma History Center
in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Private Function
http://www.okhistorycenter.org/

6/20/2011 at JJ's Grill
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to Conway's great new venue!! Monday nite from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
http://jjsgrill.com

5/25/2011 at Kerrville Folk Festival - thru 6/13
in Kerrville, Texas
We'll be there - that's for sure!!!
http://www.kerrville-music.com/

5/21/2011 at The Front Porch Stage
in Mount Ida, Arkansas
Our first trip to Mount Ida! We are looking forward to making some new friends and making some music! Check their website for details - #http://www.arkansas.com/calendar/details.aspx?id=67076#
http://www.frontporchstage.org/

5/6/2011 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

4/9/2011 at O Susanna Concert Series
in Blytheville, Arkansas
David and Susie Walls wonderful concert series in Northeast Arkansas - at That Bookstore in Blytheville - Doors open at 6:30 - we start at 7PM

3/5/2011 at Main Street Bistro at the Presbyterian Church on North Main
in Monticello, Arkansas
We are looking forward to our first trip to Monticello - The Concert takes place at the Presbyterian Church in Monticello

2/19/2011 at Liberty Arts House Concerts
in Liberty, Tennessee
Taylor Pie hosts this venue. She is one of the original members of the Pozo Seco Singers. We met her in Texas at SWRFA and we're thrilled to get an invitation to perform at her gig!!
http://libertyarts.org/

2/18/2011 at Cousin Andy's Coffee House
in Carbondale, Illinois
We are proud to have been invited back to one of the top singer-songwriter venues in the midwest!
http://www.cousinandy.org

2/4/2011 at Faulkner County Library
in Conway, Arkansas
Show starts at 7PM - Details to follow
http://fcl.org

1/21/2011 at The Great White North Tour II
in Windom and others , Minnesota
January 21st thru 23rd - We head north in the dead of winter for our second foray into the great frozen northern climes of our country. We'll play at the First Christian Church in Grand Island Nebraska (7pm) where our friend Scott Taylor abides and shepherds his flock, and in Windom on Saturday night at our friend Bruce Boldt's Prairie Wind Concert Series

12/28/2010 at JJ's Grill
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to Conway's great new venue!! Tuesday nite from 6:00pm to 8:00pm - sort of a happy hour warmup for New Years Eve on the following weekend.
http://jjsgrill.com

12/10/2010 at Advent Lutheran Church at @ 900 Farris Road for the Annual Bethlehem House Benefit Concert
in Conway, Arkansas
No details yet, but I'm sure all of the usual suspects will be showing up for this great annual event.

11/29/2010 at JJ's Grill
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to Conway's newest venue!! Monday nite from 5:30pm to 7:30pm - sort of a happy hour (or two) on a Monday.
http://jjsgrill.com

11/20/2010 at The Town Pump
in Little Rock, Arkansas
9pm to midnite - Music Burgers and Beer at this great Little Rock spot at 1321 Rebsamen Park Road - $5 cover

11/6/2010 at a Private Party
in Conway, Arkansas
Yes, we do book private parties! ! ;-)

11/4/2010 at The Big Chill
in Hot Springs, Arkansas
We play 8pm to midnite - it's located at 910 Higdon Ferry Road in Hot Springs, Arkansas - Check out the website for more details.
http://thebigchillhotsprings.com/main.htm

10/16/2010 at the Bob Herzfeld Memorial Library located at 1800 Smithers Dr.
in Benton, Arkansas
from 12:30 to 1:30 - Happenstance is delighted to play a Concert at the Antique Car Show, held at the Benton Library. We like cars, we like books, and we love to play!
http://www.saline.lib.ar.us/

10/11/2010 at JJ's Grill
in Conway, Arkansas
Monday nite from 5:30pm to 7:30pm - sort of a happy hour (or two) on a Monday. Join us to celebrate this brand new venue right here in Conway. We need all our friends, fans and family there. Our opportunities to play there in the future will certainly be enhanced with an enthusiastic, huge turnout!
http://jjsgrill.com/

10/9/2010 at a To-Do at Tooth Acres
in Conway, Arkansas
Our friend, local Conway dentist and fellow musician Steve Pascoe is throwing a party in his clinic's backyard at Beaverfork Lake. The public is welcome and invited. - starts at 6:30pm - Bring your own lawn chair - non-perishable donations to local food bank gladly accepted! Opening act is "Dr. Dr., Real Dr." (Steve Pascoe, John Baker, Greg Kendrick)

9/29/2010 at Southwestern Regional Folk Alliance (SWERFA)
in Austin, Texas
Our first trip to this annual gathering of traveling songsters, radio people and venue bookers. Wednesday thru Saturday nite (late) there will be music in the air, in the halls, by the pool and in our sleep at the Midtown Holiday Inn
http://swrfa.com/2010/index.html

9/24/2010 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

9/18/2010 at the Conway Fall Classic Bicycle Ride
in Conway, Arkansas
We team up with the Boomers to help celebrate bicycling for health and the planet at the Simon Park Band Shell at 10am - more details later

9/11/2010 at The Conway EcoFest
in Conway, Arkansas
Held in Laurel park, this is the 2nd annual event - The mission? - To create a highly interactive environmental community festival that celebrates the interconnected web of life, demonstrates present ecological issues and imbalances, and invites and portrays creative exploration of new ways of living that are more balanced, united and enjoyable.
http://www.conwayecofest.com/

8/7/2010 at The Town Pump
in Little Rock, Arkansas
9pm to midnite - Music Burgers and Beer at this great Little Rock spot at 1321 Rebsamen Park Road - $5 cover

8/4/2010 at The Afterthought
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We do a 20 minute showcase set at Kat and Chuck's regularly scheduled open mic
http://www.afterthoughtbar.com/bands.php

7/16/2010 at The Woody Guthrie Festival
in Okemah, Oklahoma
Friday Afternoon at 3PM at The Brick Street Cafe - We're honored to be invited for our 4th trip to the greatest little free festival in the land. It's all about Woody!!
http://www.woodyguthrie.com/

5/27/2010 at Kerrville Folk Festival Thru June 13th
in Kerrville, Texas
Our annual sabbatical and pilgrimage to the greatest little music festival in the world!
http://www.kerrville-music.com/

5/22/2010 at The Grand Opening of Red Mango Frozen Yogurt
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Saturday Afternoon - 4pm to 6pm - 5621 Kavanaugh Blvd

5/15/2010 at TheTown Pump
in Little Rock, Arkansas
9pm to midnite - Music Burgers and Beer at this great Little Rock spot at 1321 Rebsamen Park Road - $5 cover

5/14/2010 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

4/24/2010 at Calico Rock Music Hall
in Calico Rock, Arkansas
Located on the corner of HWY5 and HWY 56 in Calico Rock. Show starts at 7 PM - $6/single and $10/couple

3/21/2010 at 18 Oh Three House Concerts
in Austin, Texas
Bruce Chandler's house concert series has had some fine players lately--we are glad to join the list! - Show Starts at 8PM - It's at 1803 Larchmont Drive, Austin, Texas 78704
http://www.reverbnation.com/venue/18ohthreehouseconcertseries

3/20/2010 at Kerrville Folk Festival Volunteer Work Weekend
in Quiet Valley Ranch/Kerrville, Texas
Showtime: 8PM - We'll be playing in Threadgill Theater for all the Kerrverts who come out to work that weekend--and for Skyman's birthday!

3/19/2010 at JP Hops House
in Houston, TX
Jim and Pam's Wonderful Acoustic Brewhouse - 2317 Highway 6 South (1 block north of Westheimer) from 9PM til...
http://www.jphopshouse.com

3/18/2010 at Burning Bush Coffee House Concert Series
in Corpus Christi, Texas
7PM - It's a special dinner show at the home of Jeannie White - 5506 Sarazen Dr. - call 361-994-7077 for info
http://www.burningbushconcerts.com

2/5/2010 at Faulkner County Library
in Conway, Arkansas
Show starts at 7PM - Details to follow
http://fcl.org

1/23/2010 at Calico Rock Music Hall
in Calico Rock, Arkansas
Located on the corner of HWY5 and HWY 56 in Calico Rock. Show starts at 7 PM - $6/single and $10/couple

11/1/2009 at home mostly.... ;-)
in Conway, Arkansas
We're busy booking next year now, but in the meantime, we'll be working on our new CD!!

10/16/2009 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

10/15/2009 at the 2nd Annual Southeast Regional Folk Alliance (SERFA) Conference at the Ozark Folk Center (Oct 15 thru the 18th)
in Mountain View, Arkansas
Our first time to attend and we're excited! Heck! Mountain View is practically in our backyard!!! We hope to see lotsa old friends there and make some new ones too!
http://www.serfa.org/

10/9/2009 at the ArtsFest Art and Music Walk
in Conway, Arkansas
We'll be playing on the corner of Front and Mill across from Somethings Brewing from 4:30 to 7:30 in support of the Conway Artsfest Art and Music Walk.
http://www.artsinconway.com/

10/3/2009 at The Marlsgate Plantation
in Scott, Arkansas
Wedding Reception (private)

9/19/2009 at the Conway Fall Classic Bicycle Ride
in Conway, Arkansas
After the ride (which starts at 8AM) The Boomers will play at 11am and Happenstance will be playing at around noon at the Simon Park Band Shell to welcome them to the finish.
http://conwayfallclassic.com

9/17/2009 at Doe's Eat Place - for Third Thursday again
in Conway, Arkansas
It went over well the first time - so we'll do it again from 5:00pm to 6:30pm or so

9/12/2009 at O Susanna Concerts
in Blytheville, Arkansas
David and Susie Walls wonderful concert series in Northeast Arkansas - at That Bookstore in Blytheville - Doors open at 6:30 - we start at 7PM
http://walls.southpemiscot.com/osusanna.htm

9/10/2009 at Arkansas State University at Newport - Noon Concert Series
in Newport, AR
Free!! Our first time playing this noon series, held at ASU in Newport. More details to follow.
http://www.asun.edu/

8/20/2009 at Simon Park
in Conway, Arkansas
Linda Tyler Rally - Third Thursday Conway Downtown Partnership Promotion

8/8/2009 at The Poet's Loft - 514-B Central Avenue
in Hot Springs, Arkansas
Spa City Songwriter Showcase 1st Anniversary Celebration - All Star Lineup

7/16/2009 at The Conway Downtown Partnership's Third Thursday at Doe's Eat Place
in Conway, Arkansas
We play a free gig during Happy Hour from 5:30pm - 7:30pm --- Doe's is at 1010 Main St in downtown Conway

7/11/2009 at 12th Annual Woody Guthrie Festival
in Okemah, Oklahoma
We play at the Brick Street Cafe at 3PM Saturday Afternoon! Feel free to use us an excuse to attend one of the best music festivals in the country!!
http://www.woodyguthrie.com/

7/8/2009 at Woody Guthrie Festival
in Okemah, Oklahoma
Our other annual pilgrimage
http://www.woodyguthrie.com/

6/27/2009 at Poet's Loft 514-B Central Avenue
in Hot Springs, Arkansas
Songwriter's Showcase - 8PM
http://www.thepoetsloft.com/

5/21/2009 at Kerrville Music Festival
in Kerrville, Texas
Our annual pilgrimage
http://kerrville-music.com

5/8/2009 at A House Concert at the home of Rick and Ann Owen
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Doors open 7:00 PM - Show starts 7:30 PM - 2501 North Pierce Little Rock AR - BYOB & BYO-lawn chairs - If you need directions, or details, drop us a note.

5/1/2009 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

4/4/2009 at Crosspoint Methodist Church
in Conway, Arkansas
2PM to 4PM in the Saddletop Shopping Center, 740 S.. Salem - The Boomers and Happenstance do a show to make folks aware of this new church in town.
crosspointconway.org

3/21/2009 at The Magic Bean
in Springfield, Missouri
8pm at this cool coffee shop. The Bean is located at corner of National and Grand, across from M.S.U., at 940 S. National, Bear's Mall, Suites B & C, in Springfield
http://www.myspace.com/magicbeancoffeehouse

3/20/2009 at Calico Rock Music Hall
in Calico Rock, Arkansas
Located on the corner of HWY5 and HWY 56 in Calico Rock. Show starts at 7 PM - $10/single and $15/couple

3/19/2009 at Drury College
in Springfield, Missouri
We're off to make a video!!

3/14/2009 at Potatofest at (Advent Lutheran)
in Conway, Arkansas
14th Annual St. Patrick's Day Potato-fest Celebration benefiting Bethlehem House - Dinner (Potato Bar) from 6-7 PM Music (Happenstance & The Boomers) from 7 to 8:30 PM - for more info call Gary Roberts (501) 450-3416

1/17/2009 at Studio Joe
in Little Rock, Arkansas
7:30 pm - Great new venue at 600 Autumn - just off Chenal Parkway in west Little Rock
http://www.studiojoe.biz/

12/5/2008 at Advent Lutheran Church at @ 900 Farris Road for the Annual Bethlehem House Benefit Concert
in Conway, Arkansas
No details yet, but I'm sure many of the usual suspects will be in the line-up.

11/7/2008 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

10/17/2008 at the Faulkner County Library
in Conway, Arkansas
We play a benefit for the Friends of the Library

10/4/2008 at an Emeralds gig (just Doug) - a Street Dance
in Hamilton, Texas
Doug's old band, the Emeralds gets a chance to play some old time Rock and Roll

9/27/2008 at Studio Joe
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Relatively new venue at 600 Autumn - just off Chenal Parkway in west Little Rock
http://www.studiojoe.biz/

9/5/2008 at ASN Acoustic Music Showcase - Located at 6836 Isaac's Orchard Road off of Highway 412.
in Springdale, Arkansas
New Acoustic venue in NW Arkansas - sponsored by the Arkansas Support Network and benefiting their Family Support Program. Doors open at 7pm - Show at 7:30pm - Tickets $6 ($5 for Srs and Students - children under 12 free)
http://www.supports.org/

7/11/2008 at The Woody Guthrie Festival
in Okemah, Oklahoma
We play at the Brick Street Cafe at 1PM Friday Afternoon! Feel free to use us an excuse to attend one of the best music festivals in the country!!
http://www.woodyguthrie.com/

7/4/2008 at Pops on the River
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Big celebration at Riverfront Park Ampitheater - We open for the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra at 6:30!!! Fireworks at 9:30 after the concert.
http://www.arkansasonline.com/pops/

5/22/2008 at Kerrville Folk Festival (thru June 9th)
in Kerrville, Texas
Our annual sabbatical...

5/3/2008 at The Toad Suck Festival
in Conway, Arkansas
We'll be filling the 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM slot on the main stage. Should have a great crowd on Front Street just off Toad Square!!!

4/12/2008 at O'Susanna Concert Series
in Blytheville, Arkansas
David and Susie's great NE Arkansas Acoustic venue

4/11/2008 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

2/26/2008 at B B Rovers - 12101 Jollyville Rd.
in Austin, Texas
Songwriters Showcase
http://www.bbrovers.com/

2/25/2008 at The Burning Bush CoffeeHouse
in Corpus Christi, Texas
Parkway Presbyterian Church 3707 Santa Fe Street

2/22/2008 at J P Hops House
in Houston, Texas
Jim and Pam's Wonderful Acoustic Brewhouse - 2317 Highway 6 South (1 block north of Westheimer) from 9PM til...
http://www.jphopshouse.com

2/21/2008 at Anderson Fair
in Houston, Texas
We'll be Ken & Wayne's guests on Songwriter's Night at the legendary Houston Music Venue! It's at 2007 Grant Street. This gig starts "The Texas Swing Tour".
http://www.andersonfair.com/

1/25/2008 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

12/14/2007 at Advent Arts & Acoustic Cafe @ 900 Farris Road
in Conway, Arkansas
The final annual Bethlehem House Benefit Concert with a host of Central Arkansas' finest acoustic singer/songwriter/folksingers!! Don't miss this one!

10/26/2007 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM. More fun than you might imagine!! ;-)

10/12/2007 at Advent Arts & Acoustic Cafe @ 900 Farris Road
in Conway, Arkansas
We return to Conway's best Acoustic Venue! Don't miss it!

10/6/2007 at The Wing Ding Festival
in Jacksonville, Arkansas
The Jacksonville Wing Ding is one of the more popular festivals in Arkansas. We're glad to have the opportunity to play there!
http://www.jacksonville-arkansas.com/community/events/wing.html

8/3/2007 at 2nd Place Cafe
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Doors open at 6:30PM - @222 East 8th in Little Rock between Scott and Cumberland - Exit 6th street off of I30, west to Cumberland, south to 8th. Turn right
http://www.2bclr.com/2ndplaceinfo.html

7/13/2007 at The Woody Guthrie Folk Festival
in Okemah, Oklahoma
We play at the Brick Street Cafe at 11AM Friday Morning! Feel free to use us an excuse to attend one of the best music festivals in the country!!
http://www.woodyguthrie.com/2007_Friday_Schedule.htm

5/23/2007 at Kerrville Folk Festival
in Kerrville, Texas
No, we won't be on stage, but we'll be in attendance and playing around the campfires, so we won't be playing any gigs during our annual sabbatical (thru June 10th)
http://www.kerrville-music.com/

5/11/2007 at Cousin Andy's Coffee House
in Carbondale, Illinois
We are proud to have been invited back to one of the top singer-songwriter venues in the midwest - hosted by Vern Crawford
http://www.cousinandy.org

4/21/2007 at Arkansas Literary Festival
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Our set will be at 2:00 PM at the River Market East Pavillion Stage It's #1 on the map found at http://www.arkansasliteraryfestival.org/Images/_Forms/ALF2007map.pdf

4/21/2007 at Annual Arkansas Earth Day Celebration
in Little Rock, Arkansas
The event will be held this year at the Bill Clinton Presidential Library in the Rivermarket area of Little Rock. Our set is at 11AM. We will still be able to play later that day at the Literary Festival!
http://www.arkansasearthday.org/

4/6/2007 at A House Concert at the home of Rick and Ann Owen
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Doors open 7:00 PM - Show starts 7:30 PM - 2501 North Pierce Little Rock AR - BYOB & BYO-lawn chairs - If you need directions, or details, drop us a note.

3/30/2007 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM again.

3/10/2007 at O'Susanna Concert Series
in Blytheville, Arkansas
David and Susie's great NE Arkansas Acoustic venue

10/27/2006 at UCA Unplugged
in Conway, Arkansas
Featured act for the University of Central Arkansas' Annual Acoustic Showcase

10/13/2006 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM again.

9/15/2006 at The Brownfield High School Reunion 9/15 and 9/16
in Lubbock, Texas
Not a Happenstance gig but Doug will be out playing with the Emeralds for his 46 year High School Reunion party and dance.

9/9/2006 at The Afterthought
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Our first time at this great neighborhood bar in the heart of the Hillcrest Area!
http://www.arjazz.org/sponsors/afterthought.html

8/4/2006 at The 2nd Place Café
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Doors open at 6:30PM - @222 East 8th in Little Rock between Scott and Cumberland - Exit 6th street off of I30, west to Cumberland, south to 8th. Turn right
http://www.2bclr.com/2ndplaceinfo.html

7/28/2006 at Little Rock National Airport
in Little Rock, Arkansas
We'll be playing for the passengers and visitors in the terminal from 2PM to 5PM

6/30/2006 at The Annual Emeralds Reunion June 30th and July 1st
in Lubbock/Brownfield, Texas
Not a Happenstance Gig but Doug will be out for this weekend as he is EVERY YEAR!!!

6/23/2006 at Acoustic Sounds Cafe
in Little Rock , Arkansas
Opening for Darden Smith at the Premier Acoustic Venue in Central Arkansas
http://www.AcousticSoundsCafe.org

5/25/2006 at Kerrville Music Festival
in Kerrville, Texas
Not booked, just cooling our heels and rejuvenating our spirits until June 11th
http://www.kerrville-music.com/

5/24/2006 at Salute' International
in San Antonio , Texas
10PM til ??? on the eve of the Kerrville Folk Festival
http://www.saluteinternationalbar.com/

5/22/2006 at The Burning Bush CoffeeHouse
in Corpus Christi, Texas
Parkway Presbyterian Church 3707 Santa Fe Street
http://www.corpuschristidaily.com/article_detail.cfm?id=1954

5/20/2006 at The Outrigger Restaurant
in Palacios , Texas
Great Seafood and Fun on the Texas Gulf Coast!!
http://outriggerrestaurant.com/

5/6/2006 at The Toad Suck Festival Main Stage
in Conway, Arkansas
Noon

5/5/2006 at The Toad Suck Festival State Farm Acoustic Stage
in Conway, Arkansas
Our First Toad Suck Festival Appearance at: 8:40 PM to close out the evening.

3/18/2006 at Potatofest (Advent Lutheran)
in Conway, Arkansas
11th Annual St. Patrick's Day Potato-fest Celebration benefiting CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates representing children in the legal system) - Dinner (Potato Bar) from 6-7 PM Music (Happenstance & The Boomers) from 7 to 8:30 PM - for more info call Gary Roberts (501) 450-3416
http://www.adventcafe.org/

2/21/2006 at Wyndham Riverfront Hotel
in North Little Rock, Arkansas
Arkansas Ambulance Association Conference (private)

2/18/2006 at O'Susanna Concert Series
in Blytheville, Arkansas
David and Susie's great NE Arkansas Acoustic venue
http://southpem.k12.mo.us/osusanna.htm

2/17/2006 at Cousin Andy's Coffee House
in Carbondale , Illinois
Happenstance is proud to be appearing at one of the top singer songwriter venues in the midwest
http://www.cousinandy.org/

2/13/2006 at Levy Baptist Church
in North Little Rock, Arkansas
Valentine's Banquet (private)

1/22/2006 at Ames Public Library Unplugged
in Ames, Iowa
Acoustic Showcase
http://www.ames.lib.ia.us/

1/21/2006 at Prairie Wind Folk showcase
in Windom, Minnesota
A great acoustic venue in the north country!
http://www.mnriv.com/windfolk.html

1/20/2006 at Christo's Pub
in Lincoln, Nebraska
First Stop on the Great White Northern Tour

1/6/2006 at Advent Arts and Acoustic Café
in Conway, Arkansas
Last gig in Central Arkansas for a while! at Conway's Original Acoustic Music Venue
http://www.adventcafe.org/

12/2/2005 at Bethlehem House Benefit Concert
in Conway, Arkansas
Advent Arts & Acoustic Cafe @ 900 Farris Road
http://www.adventcafe.org/

11/4/2005 at KATV Good Morning Arkansas
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Appearing between 8AM - 9AM to promote Katrina Benefit at 2nd Place Cafe
http://www.katv.com/gma.hrb

11/4/2005 at 2nd Place Cafe
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Katrina Relief Benefit 7:15 PM
http://www.2bclr.com/2ndplaceinfo.html

10/17/2005 at Sticky Fingers
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Arkansas Arts Council Showcase

10/1/2005 at Eden Park Racquet Club and Spa
in Pine Bluff, Arkansas
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Check Eden Park Club website for more info
http://www.edenparkclub.com/

7/30/2005 at Ozark Heritage Arts Center
in Leslie, Arkansas
Terrific Acoustic Venue in historical Leslie Arkansas
http://leslie.afsc.k12.ar.us/donors/ohac/ohac.html

7/29/2005 at a private party
in Maumelle, Arkansas
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7/7/2005 at a private party
in Hot Springs, Arkansas
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5/26/2005 at The Kerrville Folk Festival for 18 days!!
in Kerrville, Texas
Campfires and Friends!! We'll be here thru June 12th
http://www.kerrville-music.com/

5/23/2005 at The Burning Bush Coffeehouse
in Corpus Christi, Texas
Parkway Presbyterian Church 3707 Santa Fe Street
http://www.corpuschristidaily.com/article_detail.cfm?id=1954

5/21/2005 at JP Hops House
in Houston, Texas
Jim and Pam's wonderful acoustic music brew pub at 2317 Highway 6 South (1 block north of Westheimer) from 9PM til... $5 cover
http://www.jphopshouse.com

4/9/2005 at The Russellville Arts Center Festival
in Russellville, Arkansas
Appearing on the Coffee House Stage around 12:20PM

3/12/2005 at Raney Recording Studio
in Drasco, Arkansas
Mix down tracks for CD

3/5/2005 at The O'Susanna Concert Series
in Blytheville, Arkansas
7:00PM at "That Bookstore in Blytheville" 316 W. Main - David and Susie's great NE Arkansas music venue!
http://southpem.k12.mo.us/osusanna.htm

2/24/2005 at Raney Recording Studio
in Drasco, Arkansas
finish up vocals 1/2 a day

2/17/2005 at Raney Recording Studio
in Drasco, Arkansas
2 day recording session the 17th and the 18th
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2/12/2005 at The Corner Café
in El Dorado, Arkansas
from 9PM to 11PM

2/4/2005 at The 2nd Place Café
in Little Rock, Arkansas
Doors open at 6:30PM - @222 East 8th in Little Rock between Scott and Cumberland - Exit 6th street off of I30, west to Cumberland, south to 8th. Turn right
http://www.2bclr.com/2ndplaceinfo.html

1/15/2005 at Peace Acoustic Café
in Conway, Arkansas
Filled in for Emily Kaitz who had laryngitis.

12/3/2004 at Bethlehem House Benefit Concert
in Conway, Arkansas
Advent Arts & Acoustic Cafe @ 900 Farris Road
http://www.adventcafe.org/

9/18/2004 at Peace Acoustic Café
in Conway, Arkansas
We get to play at our own venue!! too kewl...

8/14/2004 at P.O.P.s Acoustic Revue
in Hot Springs, Arkansas
Opened for the Laws
http://www.friendshiphall.com/

8/7/2004 at a Private Party
in Conway, Arkansas
Doug's Retirement Party!! (free gig... ;-)

6/24/2004 at a Private Party
in Conway, Arkansas
for a couple of special retirees

5/27/2004 at Kerrville Folk Festival 18 Days!!
in Kerrville , Texas
Happenstance does campfires and street concerts for the first 10 days of the festival!
http://www.kerrville-music.com/

4/2/2004 at Advent Arts and Acoustic Café
in Conway, Arkansas
Conway's original acoustic venue!

3/6/2004 at O'Susanna Concert Series
in Blytheville, Arkansas
David and Susie's great NE Arkansas Acoustic venue

1/31/2004 at Ozark Heritage Arts Center
in Leslie, Arkansas
Terrific Acoustic Venue in historical Leslie Arkansas

1/3/2004 at The Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase
in Little Rock , Arkansas
Held at Juanita's - beaten out by the eventual winner...

12/13/2003 at Brew Ha Ha
in Conway, Arkansas
Coffee House near UCA - kewl java house!

12/5/2003 at Bethlehem House Benefit Concert
in Conway, Arkansas
Advent Arts & Acoustic Cafe @ 900 Farris Road
http://www.adventcafe.org/

10/18/2003 at America's Concert Series
in Conway, Arkansas
Happenstance's First Official Gig at That Bookstore in Conway

9/5/2003 at The Coffee Beanery
in Little Rock, AR
First Happenstance Gig (sort of - It was Dan's solo gig but we played as a group the 2nd set)

6/8/2003 at Kerrville Folk Festival
in Kerrville, Texas
As the festival closes, Doug and Dan head back to Conway. The seeds had been planted that would eventually grow to be Happenstance!
http://www.kerrville-music.com/

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