Arkansas Money & Politics Returning to Print

After a two-year hiatus, Arkansas Money & Politics, the state’s premier publication for influential decision makers, will return to print. The first new edition of AMP will be published in June of 2018. Arkansas Money & Politics will return to print inside of sister publication AY Magazine. Both are a product of Vowell, Inc., the…

Fayetteville Foam Fest Returns May 12

The Fayetteville Foam Fest will return to the city’s historic downtown square this month for its 7th consecutive year. The festival will be held on Saturday, May 12. The festival will feature sample brews from some of the state and region’s finest breweries, as well as those from around the country and around the globe.…

Southern Food & Wine Festival Returns this Weekend

The fourth Southern Food & Wine Festival will be held this weekend at El Dorado’s Murphy Arts District. The festival will be held on Friday and Saturday, May 4-5, and will coincide with a concert by Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Jason Isbell. Isbell’s performance will be Saturday, May 5, at the Griffin Music Hall. On Friday,…

Inaugural Little Rock Dirty Fondo

Zoie Clift, travel writer Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism The inaugural Little Rock Dirty Fondo debuts this spring on May 6. The biking event will be held the day after the popular Little Rock Gran Fondo and will begin and end at the historic Marlsgate Plantation. “There will be 25 and 50 mile distances,” said…

Fenix Fayetteville Grand Opening

FAYETTEVILLE – Artists’ collective Fenix Fayetteville celebrates the establishment of its permanent location Thursday, May 3, with a grand opening reception entitled “From the Ashes.” Showcasing an eclectic array of works from participating artists, the event will include musical guests Nikola Radan and Emily Kaitz, food and drinks, and live painting inside and outside the…

The Next Act: Rally for the Rep

After the Arkansas Repertory Theatre’s announcement last week that it would suspend operations, volunteers and friends of the theater have come together to “Rally for the Rep.” The rally is set for 5 p.m. today in front of the theater at 601 Main Street in Little Rock. There will be live music from the Greasy…

Cocktails at the Capital: Lavender Margarita

In a new series, bartender Loic Lautredou of One Eleven at the Capital Hotel will share recipes for some of his favorite cocktails, including this lavender margarita. Join us for “Cocktails at the Capital.” These articles are presented in partnership with the Capital Hotel. Lavender Margarita: A One Eleven at the Capital Recipe Ingredients 2 oz of Espolon Blanco Tequila…