Walton Arts Center Presents SEEK Event for Students, Young Professionals

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, November 20, 2017 – College students and young professionals from around the region are invited to the fourth SEEK Fayetteville event Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 from 6-11 pm. Presented by Walton Arts Center and co-hosted by Fayettechill Clothing Company, Puritan Coffee & Beer and the NWA Emerging Leaders, the event features a full evening of entertainment.

Tickets are $25 and include access to a pre-party at Fayettechill and Puritan, the Thursday performance of Martial Artists and Acrobats of China as well as an after-show party at Walton Arts Center. Students and young professionals can purchase tickets online at waltonartscenter.org/seek. Tickets can also be purchased in cash at the pre-party on the day of the event. 

SEEK (Savor, Enrich, Explore and Know) events provide an opportunity students and young professionals to experience the unique art and culture opportunities that Fayetteville has to offer.

The pre-party will be from 6-7 pm at Fayettechill and Puritan, located at 205 West Dickson Street. There will be an open tab with beer and coffee for everyone with a SEEK ticket to the Thursday, Dec. 7 performance of Martial Artists and Acrobats of China. A food truck will also be onsite for tasty treats.

After the pre-show party, attendees will walk to Walton Arts Center for the 7:30 pm performance of Martial Artists and Acrobats of China.

One of the best circus troupes in China, the award-winning Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin are world-renowned for their cutting-edge tricks. Accompanied by traditional Chinese music, these dedicated performers take the stage in a spectacle of acrobatic stunts, feats of balance, juggling acts, contortion tricks and martial arts.

Immediately following the show, there will be an after-party at Walton Arts Center. The party includes an open tab featuring local craft beer, DJ, dancing, games, photo booth and door prizes.

Stay connected and get updates by joining the SEEK Facebook Event. 

Walton Arts Center is Arkansas’ largest and busiest performing arts presenter. Each year more than 195,000 people from Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma and beyond attend more than 400 public events at Walton Arts Center, including performances, rehearsals, community gatherings, receptions, weddings and more. Approximately 45,000 students and teachers participate annually in arts learning programs at Walton Arts Center, and almost 200 volunteers donate 21,000 hours of time each year to its operations. Walton Arts Center presents entertainers and artists from around the world including Broadway musicals, renowned dance companies, international artists, up-and-coming jazz musicians and more. As a non-profit organization, Walton Arts Center enjoys the generous support of public sector funding, corporate sponsorship and private donors, allowing audience members to pay on average only 45% of the cost of programs offered. To learn more about Walton Arts Center, visit www.waltonartscenter.org.