FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Numerous stores and restaurants are closed on Thanksgiving Day but there are some that are offering dining service or pre-made meals for purchase and for free.
Below is a compiled list of food providers throughout Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley:
Donald W. Reynolds Boys & Girls Club – November 17
Free Thanksgiving meal. RSVP is required. Those interested can send their name and number of plates needed to email@example.com.
The event will be held from 5-7 p.m. at 560 N. Rupple Rd.
First Presbyterian Church Food Pantry – November 19
The First Presbyterian Church of Bentonville Food Pantry is open every Saturday from 9-11 a.m. The pantry will be giving out turkeys along with pantry items for a Thanksgiving meal on November 19 as well as the usual pantry dry goods, bread, produce, toilet paper and personal care items. The pantry plans to distribute 150 turkeys and other goods.
Community Thanksgiving Feast – November 24
Free Thanksgiving meal at Southside Church of Christ on 919 Dixieland Road in Rogers. Dine-in is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Limited delivery is from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Delivery must be reserved by Tuesday, November 22. Check Eligibility and reserve delivery by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 479-246-0104 option 2.
First Baptist Rogers Thanksgiving Meals – November 24
On Thanksgiving morning First Baptist Chruch-Rogers deliver meals to around 2,500 people in need in the Rogers area. Orders can be placed from November 14-23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Hive – November 24
The Hive will offer a special Thanksgiving Day menu with four entrees, including turkey with cornbread stuffing, pole beans, gravy, whipped potatoes, and cranberries.
Table at Hickory Inn – November 24
A buffet will be offered at the former Fred’s Hickory Inn with a carving station featuring deep-fried and roasted turkey. Smoked ham and smoked prime rib will also be available with an assortment of classic and out-of-the-box sides and a couple of desserts. A to-go dinner for four is also available for $125.
Southern Food Company – November 24
Turkey, ham, or brisket dinners will be offered with rolls, dressing, gravy, and your choice of green beans or green bean casserole and add-on side and dessert options like macaroni and cheese and bourbon pecan pie, all available to-go.
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – November 24
Roasted turkey, sausage and herb stuffing, gravy, and cranberry relish with sides such as sweet potato casserole and a pumpkin cheesecake finisher will be available for dine-in. To-go dinners serving four for $175 are also available.