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Arts & Culture in Northwest Arkansas

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Northwest Arkansas has developed a solid reputation for its vibrant art scene over the last few years. The month of February looks exceptionally strong for visual art lovers as the major towns each have exhibits and venues worth exploring.  Here is a breakdown of what to expect. BENTONVILLE Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Crystal Bridges Museum o[...]

Big Orange Shakes Things Up For Charity

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The Little Rock and Rogers Big Orange locations are raising money for charitable organizations in a colorful way. Throughout the month of February, proceeds from each Lucie’s Rainbow Shake sold in Little Rock will go to Lucie’s Place, a shelter and resource center for young, homeless LGBTQ adults. Big Orange co-owner Scott McGehee says the restaurant rais[...]

Dave Matthews Band Makes a Stop at the Walmart AMP

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ROGERS, Arkansas – After taking 2017 off, the Virginia-based group Dave Matthews Band returns with a new studio album – set for release this summer – and a North American tour! The band is currently putting the finishing touches on the album, which will mark its ninth studio release and first since 2012’s Away From The World. The band announced an accompanyi[...]

Big Orange, Local Lime to Open Northwest Arkansas Locations

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Big Orange and Local Lime, two restaurants from Little Rock-based group Yellow Rocket Concepts, plan to open locations in Rogers, according to Arkansas Money & Politics. Big Orange, which already has two Little Rock locations, will serve salads, burgers, shakes and cocktails in Rogers starting in October, our sister publication reports. Local Lime wil[...]

July's Top 10 Things To Do

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Here are ten awesome things for you and your family to do all across Arkansas this month!     1. Movies at the Market Hot Springs through July 21: Movies at the Market gives attendees a chance to reminisce about drive-in movies. Bring your blankets, kids and pooches Thursday nights through July 21 to view “Despicable Me 2,” “Blue Hawaii,[...]

Home: Open Hearts, Open Home

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Barb and Nick Hobbs’ home was the third house to be built in their Rogers, Ark., neighborhood more than 20 years ago. Photography by Beth Hall   that their children are adults living out of state, it would be no surprise if they decided to downsize, but that was never in their plans. In fact, they’re looking forward to having even more people in t[...]

Excursion: New, Old Southern Charm

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Twenty or so years ago, Wal-Mart vendors began opening sales offices in northwest Arkansas. The resulting influx of folks, primarily from urban areas, has created a population base that values a wide range of dining and shopping opportunities. A visit to a trio of towns in Benton County proves their new communities were happy to oblige. Photography by Sara [...]