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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

Magnolia Reporter Showcases Local Finalists

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Finalists have been announced for the 2019 class of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame. The Department of Arkansas Heritage launched the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame program in 2016 to recognize Arkansas’s legendary restaurants, proprietors and food-themed events across the state.” Read the full ar... Read More

Talk Business & Politics Highlights 2019 Finalists

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The Department of Arkansas Heritage announced the finalists for the 2019 inductees into the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Thursday (Jan. 10). The Arkansas Food Hall of Fame was launched in 2016 to recognize legendary restaurants, proprietors and food-themed events in Arkansas. Categories include: ... Read More

KAIT Highlights Kream Kastle, Local AR Food Hall of Fame Finalist

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

A longtime area restaurant known for its pig sandwiches is one of 10 finalists for the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame, with an announcement on Feb. 25. Kream Kastle in Blytheville was one of the finalists named Jan. 10 by the Department of Arkansas Heritage for the honor. According to the Encyclopedi... Read More