Author archives: AY Staff

Who Will Win The Diamond Chef Arkansas Title?

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On the night of April 13, 2017, seven local and esteemed chefs will compete simultaneously in head-to-head quick-fire challenges to win the Diamond Chef Arkansas title. Diamond Chef is Arkansas' premier culinary competition and fundraiser. Come out to enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres prepared by UA - Pulaski Tech culinary students and faculty; plus, signature c[...]

The Unexpected Wins Award

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Congratulations to The Unexpected: Festival of Murals in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and Josh McIntosh for winning the Community Tourism Development Award at the 43rd annual 2017 Arkansas Governor's Conference on Tourism. The Unexpected is an arts and culture initiative that brings world-class art to downtown Fort Smith, Arkansas. The 10-day festival, held in S[...]

Bolo Bash Luncheon - Georgia Pellegrini

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Bolo Bash Luncheon, Arkansas' premier luncheon for more than 25 years, will entertain guests in 2017 with modern-day pioneer Georgia Pellegrini! Georgia is the author of critically acclaimed book Food Heroes, best selling book Girl Hunter and new book Modern Pioneering: recipes, projects, and skills for a self-sufficient life. She is a food writer for the Wa[...]

Congratulations, Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP.

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We would like to extend a big congratulations to Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP. - The recipients of the Corporate Sponsorship of the Arts Award, for their significant contribution in support of the arts in Arkansas. One of their many contributions to the art community is next month's Arkansas Literary Festival,  April 27-30, 2017 - of which they have be[...]

Top Ten Things To Do

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March 2017 Top Ten Things To Do around the state!   1 TITANIC THE MUSICAL LITTLE ROCK MARCH 3-12 You know the saga of the RMS Titanic and its tragic maiden voyage across the Atlantic Ocean. Its journey continues to captivate audiences with a tried and true love story. The Weekend Theater brings this Tony Award-winner to fans, this time with [...]

2017 Governor's Arts Awards

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The Governor's Arts Awards recognizes individuals and corporations for their outstanding contributions to the arts in Arkansas. Established in 1991, the award is presented for outstanding contributions to the arts in Arkansas by individuals as well as corporations. Selection is made by an independent panel of Arkansas arts professionals from public nominatio[...]

Relaxing At Home Along The River Trail

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By Autumn Jacob :: Photography By Jamison Mosley Harmonious Living home along the Arkansas River Trail is the perfect setting to sit back, relax, and take in the view for Ashley and Brett Russell. The riverfront location provides the perfect setting for their well-curated home, as Ashley adds, “we’ve always been in North Little Rock.” Thei[...]

Locally Labeled in Greater Little Rock Passport Expands

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Little Rock, Ark (Jan. 31, 2017) — Sponsored by the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (LRCVB) and North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (NLRCVB), the popular Locally Labeled in Greater Little Rock passport — a guide featuring local adult beverage makers, including craft breweries, wineries and a distillery that both visitors and resid[...]