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KNWA Shares Our Reminder: Nominations Close Oct. 31!

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Thursday, October 22, 2020

Don't miss your chance to nominate for the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame, now through midnight on October 31, 2020. KNWA shared this reminder with its fans: "The nomination period for the fifth annual Arkansas Food Hall of Fame will end on October 31. Arkansans are encouraged to nominat... Read More

Murry's Restaurant and Craig's BBQ Featured in Rex Nelson's Column

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, October 19, 2020

Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Committee member Rex Nelson, shared some of his favorite tastes in Arkansas in his recent column "Along the Lower White" for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. In it, he featured two Arkansas Food Hall of Fame winners: Craig's BBQ and Murry's Restaurant. He said, "When ... Read More

AY Magazine Announces the Opening of Nominations

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, October 05, 2020

AY Magazine shared our good news: nominations are now open for the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame. Don't forget to make your nomination before midnight on October 31! Now is the best time to honor your favorites in all five categories. There's no limit to how many nominations you can sub... Read More

Lassis Inn Honored with James Beard Award

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Thursday, October 01, 2020

Our first-year Food Hall of Fame winner has now been officially honored with the James Beard Foundation "America's Classics" Award! Little Rock's Lassis Inn owners Elihue Washington Jr. and Maria Washington accepted the award virtually this week. Read more here: https://www.nwaonline.com/news/202... Read More

Arkansas Heritage Inaugura Nominaciones para el Arkansas Food Hall of Fame 2021

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Thursday, October 01, 2020

PARA SU PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA – Sept. 25, 2020 Contacto para Informaciones: Andrew Vogler 501-324-9346 andrew.vogler@arkansas.gov   Arkansas Heritage Inaugura Nominaciones para el Arkansas Food Hall of Fame 2021 Nominaciones abiertas durante el mes de octubre.   LITTLE ROCK –... Read More

Arkansas Times Shares the Big News! Nominations are Now Open!

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Did you see the news? Arkansas Times has shared that our 2021 nominations are now open for the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame. Don't forget to nominate your favorites now through the end of this month. If you missed it, check out their blog here: https://arktimes.com/dining/2020/09/29/arkansas-herita... Read More

Arkansas Heritage Opens Nominations for 2021 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, September 28, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Sept. 25, 2020 Information Contact: Andrew Vogler 501-324-9346 andrew.vogler@arkansas.gov   Arkansas Heritage Opens Nominations for 2021 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Nominations open during month of October LITTLE ROCK – Secretary of the Department of Parks,... Read More

Magnolia Reporter Announces Nominations Opening

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, September 28, 2020

The Magnolia Reporter shared our news about the upcoming opening of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame nomination period. Check out their coverage here: http://www.magnoliareporter.com/news_and_business/regional_news/article_7331e372-0095-11eb-9258-379f004aefef.html Read More

2020 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Winners

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, February 24, 2020

Arkansas Heritage announces 2020 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame winners LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (February 24, 2020) – Arkansas Heritage has announced the winners for the 2020 class of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame, including food-themed events, restaurants and proprietors from across the state. The ... Read More

Mr. Keeney Cooks Up His Classics with Kat Robinson on Good Morning Arkansas

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Thursday, October 31, 2019

Mr. Keeney of Keeney’s Food Market, 2018 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame winner, cooked up something special on Good Morning Arkansas earlier this month with Kat Robinson, Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Committee member and celebrated food author. Check out some photos of him showing off his biscuits,... Read More