Author archives: AY Staff

Arkansas Autism Foundation Festival & Walk

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Please join us for our inaugural Autism Festival and Walk hosted by the newly founded Arkansas Autism Foundation. The event is FREE and includes entertainment, refreshments, fun activities, bounce houses and an autism resource fair. Invite your family and friends to walk with us and get decked out in your own team t-shirts. Bring your signs and banners to he[...]

Main Street Food Truck Fridays!

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LINEUP and MENU May 12, 2017   Capitol Plaza Corner of Capitol Avenue and Main Street, Little Rock 10:45am – 1:30pm   El Buen Gusto Pupusas (pork, beans and cheese), pork, steak and chicken TACOS, Burritos, Quesadillas, Tortas (pork,chicken,steak), Willy's Nachos, strawberry lemonade Le Pops Salted Caramel, Chocolate Marve[...]

Zin Wine Bar to Open Second Location

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Zin Urban Wine & Beer Bar recently announced the opening of a second location in the Market Place Shopping Center on North Rodney Parham. “We had been thinking about doing this for a couple of years, so we finally decided, what are we waiting for? Now is the time to bring the fun of Zin downtown out to west Little Rock!” managing partner Troy Deal pos[...]

Art of Science

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Join the Mid-America Science Society Thursday, May 11th from 5:30-7:30 pm. The evening's theme will be all about art, with hands-on science demonstrations for adults, plus food and drink for ages 21 and older. The evening will also host a reception for Lori Arnold's newest art show called, "Taking a Closer Look". Lori is a native Hot Springs artist who cu[...]

Lettuce Grow : A Celebration of Spring!

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Join us to celebrate the opening of St. Joseph’s Farm Stand and spring planting of the gardens! Lettuce Grow will feature heavy hors d' oeuvres by Chef Matt Bell of South on Main and will include libations, tours of the building, a silent auction, farm stand, and live music. Also, adding to the evening will be an art show including artists Kevin Kresse[...]

Top Ten Things To Do

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1 3RD ANNUAL BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL Bentonville May 2-7 Co-founded in 2015 by Academy Award winner Geena Davis, the Bentonville Film Festival is a commercially focused, research based platform with a mission to champion women and diverse voices in media and proactively supports content creation that inspires young minds to do great things. It is the o[...]

Rose Cottage

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When visiting such a unique and beautiful town as Eureka Springs, you need a place to stay that’s as equally interesting. The town is home to famous lodgings like the 1836 Crescent Hotel and Spa and the Basin Park Hotel, but if you’re wanting something more intimate, then Rose Cottage is where you need to hang your hat. (above photo : Original painted turqu[...]

Preeminent Exhibits at Crystal Bridges

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Crystal Bridges has been the cultural hub of Northwest Arkansas for several years. It has inspired a newfound love for the arts and allowed Bentonville to grow and prosper with its culinary scene. One of the amazing things about Crystal Bridges is the museum’s refusal to become stagnant. Besides new exhibits every quarter, they are also adding to their perma[...]

Glorious Food Trucks

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Food trucks have exploded in popularity over the last few years. They’re a convenient way to grab some delicious on the go. And if you’re an entrepreneur, it’s a perfect way to test the waters on your idea without jumping in too deep and starting your own brick and mortar restaurant. Northwest Arkansas has seen an explosion of these mobile culinary labs in r[...]