Category archives: Arts & Culture

Weekend Planner: Little Rocktoberfest, Little Rock Nine 60th Anniversary, ACANSA Events and More

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This weekend there are two big events in central Arkansas. The first is the ACANSA Arts Festival. ACANSA’s mission is to encourage and increase participation in visual and performing arts, promote the cultural vitality of the south, and generate opportunities for local commerce in Little Rock, North Little Rock and throughout central Arkansas. The second [...]

Fayetteville Film Fest to Feature Four Arkansas-Made Movies

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Fayetteville Film Fest rolls out the red carpet on Sept. 12-16 at locations around the downtown Fayetteville Square. The ninth annual event features a record-setting 56 films (including feature films, documentaries, short films, foreign films and animated films) to be screened over the course of the five days of the festival at locations around downtown Faye[...]

AETN Films Receive 10 Emmy Nominations

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Four films produced by the Arkansas Educational Television Network were nominated for a total of 10 Emmy Awards in this year's Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences competition, according to a news release. The films include Dream Land: Little Rock's West 9th Street, A Deeper Look: The American Dream in Arkansas, Back[...]