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Announcements and publicity associated with the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Hall of Famers by Rex Nelson

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Rex Nelson, Arkansas Food Hall of Fame committee member and senior editor at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette newspaper, shares his take on the great tastes of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame program and our recently announced winners. Check out the full article online. "I was sitting alone in ... Read More

Department of Arkansas Heritage announces 2019 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame winners

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, February 25, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 25, 2019 Information Contact: Andrew Vogler • 501-324-9346 • [email protected] Department of Arkansas Heritage announces 2019 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame winners LITTLE ROCK – Winners have been announced for the 2019 class of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame, ... Read More

Keeney's Highlighted in Malvern Daily Record

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, February 18, 2019

A 2019 Food Hall of Fame finalist, Keeney's Food Market, was showcased in an article by the Malvern Daily Record. Read the full piece here on the paper's website! Do you want to know who wins? It's not too late to purchase your ticket for the winner reveal event on February 25, 2019. Click he... Read More

GUEST BLOG: Foodways Symposium: Preserving Arkansas Heritage, History through Food

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Foodways Symposium: Preserving Arkansas Heritage, History through Food Hundreds of people come every year to connect with Arkansas culture, history and food during the annual Foodways Symposium.  “The symposium focuses on ethnic foods that reveal the diversity and rich heritage of our st... Read More

Fayetteville Flyer Celebrates Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Finalists

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Friday, January 25, 2019

The Fayetteville Flyer shared our good news about the 2019 finalists for the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame! Read the entire article here. Are you curious to know who will win? Join us on February 25, 2019 at the CALS Ron Robinson Theater in Little Rock for a reception and ceremony, announcing ou... Read More

Burge's Restaurant Named Among Finalists

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The 2019 finalists for the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame have been announced by the Department of Arkansas Heritage. The hall recognizes restaurants, proprietors and food-themed events throughout the state. Among this year’s finalists, in the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame category, is Burge’s Resta... Read More

Newton County Times Shared Our Good News!

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Thanks for the shout-out, Newton County Times! We love celebrating our 2019 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame finalists. Click here to read the full article on their website. Do you want to know who wins? Find out who is chosen as winners from our amazing list of finalists on February 25, 2019. Clic... Read More

Finalists Featured on AYMag.com

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

A total of 650 submissions were received from all 75 Arkansas counties for the third class of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame. ‘This is the first year we’ve heard from every county across the state,’ said Stacy Hurst, director of the Department of Arkansas Heritage. ‘We are so pleased to be le... Read More

Soiree Showcases 2019 Pulaski County Finalists

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Gather 'round, foodies. The Department of Arkansas Heritage recently announced the finalists for the 2019 class of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame. The DAH awards highlight five categories of Arkansas eats: restaurants, proprietors, food-themed events, people's choice and "Gone But Not Forgotten."... Read More

THV11 Shares Coverage of Reveal Event

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Thanks, THV11, for joining us for the 2019 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame finalist reveal event. We had a blast sharing stories around Arkansas food. Check out the video footage on the THV11.com website. Wondering who will win? Purchase your ticket online and join us on February 25, 2019&... Read More