Tagged: statehouse convention center

Tyson Foods CEO to Headline Economic Development Lunch

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 10:56 am

Tom Hayes, president and CEO of Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale, will headline the Arkansas Economic Development Foundation Luncheon on April 18 at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

Taste of the Finest

by Arvest Bank 9/30/2016 5:00 pm

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation hosted its annual event, Taste of the Finest, at Statehouse Convention Center. Twenty-eight young professionals were honored their year for their success in business, community involvement and support of the foundation. Wine, beer and local cuisine were enjoyed by guests at the event and the evening ended with a live concert.

Imagine Gala

by Arvest Bank 5/27/2016 12:00 am

The Greater Arkansas Chapter of JDRF celebrated Chad Rogers, M.D., and Erik McDaniel at the 2016 Imagine Gala. Dinah and Patrick Ifrah co-hosted the evening at Statehouse Convention Center, which featured a VIP cocktail hour, auctions, fund-a-cure promotions and entertainment by The GroanUps.

Hospitality Association to Host Convention in Little Rock

by Alexis Crowe 9/11/2015 9:06 am

The Arkansas Hospitality Association will host its annual convention on Tuesday, highlighting vendors and businesses from around the state and presenting the 2015 marketing plan from the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism.

Flasks, Urns Seen at 'Antiques Roadshow' Visit to Little Rock

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/3/2015 12:00 am

Arkansas Business got a behind-the-scenes look at the “Antiques Roadshow,” the PBS program that visited Little Rock July 25.

Weekend To-Do List: 9 Things to Help Warm You Up

by Jess Ardrey 2/19/2015 8:03 am

It's been a frosty few days here in the capital city. You need something to help bust up the cabin fever and we know just how to do it. Here's what's going on around town.

The Arkansas Flower and Garden Show Hits Little Rock This Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 2/17/2015 2:23 pm

Whether you were born with a green thumb or painted it on along the way, you won't want to miss the state's largest gardening event.

8 Events to Get the Whole Family Involved this Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 12/5/2014 8:38 am

Whether you can't find a sitter or you just happen to really like your family, here are some fun ways to get everybody on the same page for once.

Your Guide to CARTI's Festival of Trees

by Jess Ardrey 11/17/2014 8:49 am

Cue the jingle bells.

Hospitality Event Appealing to More Than Just Insiders

by Jan Cottingham 9/8/2014 12:00 am

The 70th annual Arkansas Hospitality Association Convention & Trade Show will be Sept. 17-18 at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. Those in the restaurant industry as well as civilians with an appreciation for food and wine will find the event interesting.

Little Rock Has Quilting Convention Covered in 2015

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/1/2014 12:00 am

The Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock has stolen a national convention away from Columbus, Ohio: The 46th Annual National Quilting Association Quilt Show.

Internet Bandwidth Needs Rise at Hotels, Motels

by Luke Jones 8/5/2013 12:00 am

Hotel and hospitality Wi-Fi is becoming a booming business for large telecom providers. It’s a booming business for large telecom providers. A spokeswoman for AT&T said in 2012 the company saw its data traffic in hospitality venues explode with around 255 million connections, representing a growth of 170 percent year-over-year.