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Top 6 New Year's Eve Parties in Central Arkansas

by Lauren James 12/27/2013 8:00 am

We've got some suggestions on where to go and what to do on New Year's Eve around Little Rock (Dec. 31). Here's a look at our top 6.

Thanksgiving Feasts For Those Who Prefer To Get Out of the Kitchen

by Amanda Hoelzeman 11/26/2013 8:00 am

Don't want to cook? Enjoy a Thanksgiving feast at one of these area restaurants Thursday.

Here's How Bill Fontes is Leading the Rebranding of The Peabody to The Marriott

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/6/2013 12:00 am

Bill Fontes took on the role of general manager of The Peabody Little Rock on Feb. 28, when BG Excelsior Ltd., an affiliate of Peabody Hotel Group of Memphis, sold the hotel to Fairwood Capital LLC of Memphis. The Peabody was reflagged as a Marriott last week.

Chef Andre Poirot Ducks Out of Former Peabody

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/6/2013 12:00 am

With last week's conversion of the Peabody Hotel to the Marriott, some hotel staffers are switching places.

Marriott Names Suite for Developer Doyle Rogers Sr.

by Kate Knable 5/2/2013 11:09 am

The Marriott Little Rock honored Arkansas real estate developer Doyle Rogers Sr. during its reflagging ceremony on Wednesday.

Peabody Officially Changes to Marriott

by Lauren James 5/2/2013 8:00 am

The last march of the ducks at The Peabody Little Rock Hotel was Wednesday (May 1). It has officially converted to Marriott.

Where to Eat and What Else To Do on Christmas Day

by Karen Martin 12/24/2012 8:00 am

Once Santa's come and gone, what's left to do on Christmas Day? Here are some ideas.

Countdown to Halloween: Boo Bash Friday at Peabody Little Rock

by Karen Martin 10/25/2012 6:18 am

Boo Bash, starting at 9 p.m. Friday (Oct. 26) at Peabody Little Rock, celebrates Halloween with dance music, drink specials, VIP Lounge options and a costume competition featuring over $5,000 in cash and prizes.

Reserve a Seat Today for Governor's Arts Awards Luncheon at Peabody Little Rock Oct. 29

by Karen Martin 10/24/2012 6:00 am

Buy tickets ($35) by today (Oct. 24) for the Governor’s Arts Awards luncheon at noon Oct. 29 at Peabody Little Rock. Luncheon tickets are $35.

Reel Civil Rights Film Festival Happening Friday-Tuesday at Peabody Little Rock

by Karen Martin 9/20/2012 4:24 am

Reel Civil Rights Film Festival, running Friday-Tuesday (Sept. 21-25), opens with a screening of Miss Representation at 7 p.m. Friday in the Conway Room of Peabody Little Rock. Admission is free.

Peabody Little Rock's Rockets from the Roof Happening July 4

by Karen Martin 7/2/2012 7:08 am

Rockets from the Roof, with food, kids' activities and a private outdoor space for viewing Pops on the River Independence Day fireworks, will be held from 7-9:30 p.m. July 4 at the Peabody Little Rock Tickets are $45 for adults and $25 for kids ages 6-11.

Your To-Do List for July

by Little Rock Family Staff 7/1/2012 12:00 am

Movies, music and possibly some monkeys. Are you ready for some hot fun in July?

Little Rock Arkansas Wedding: Natalie Stagg & Ben Tschepikow

by Jordan Westbrook 6/4/2012 12:00 am

Natalie of North Little Rock and Ben Tschepikow of Fayetteville met while attending the University of Arkansas. Ben, a former Razorback baseball player, hit a home run with Natalie when he passed her a note during class and asked for her phone number. This past fall, they tied the knot in Little Rock with a nod to his baseball past and a unique theme – “Love is a gift” – which they incorporated into everything from the invitations to the gift-card favors that they sent guests home with.

DJs G-force and Tre Day Deliver Dance Tunes at Peabody RiverTop Today

by Karen Martin 5/10/2012 8:57 am

G-force and Tre Day are in charge of the music starting at 9 p.m. today (May 11) at the weekly RiverTop dance party at Peabody Little Rock. Admission is $8.

Dance the Night Away at the Peabody's Exhale at RiverTop Friday

by Karen Martin 5/3/2012 7:18 am

Exhale at RiverTop, starting at 9 p.m. Friday (May 4) at Peabody Little Rock, will feature dance music from national DJs such as South Beach's Roc Doc in a new clublike atmosphere with indoor and outdoor dance floors. Admission is $8.

Oscar Night Benefits Wolfe Street

by Staff 5/1/2012 12:00 am

The Peabody Little Rock Hotel was transformed into a red carpet venue for the Oscar Night® America Gala to benefit the Wolfe Street Foundation, which helps with addiction recovery. Guests posed for photos on the red carpet, enjoyed dinner and a silent auction and viewed the 84th Academy Awards.

Just Communities Hosts Humanitarian Awards Dinner

by Staff 5/1/2012 12:00 am

Just Communities of Arkansas presented the Humanitarian Award to three Arkansans during their 49th annual dinner at the Peabody Little Rock Hotel. The honorees included Dr. Fitz Hill, Dr. Eddie Ochoa and Stacy Sells.

More Easter Events Coming This Weekend

by Karen Martin 4/6/2012 5:11 am

The Easter bunny is going to be very busy this weekend what with all these Easter events going on.

Women & Children First Laud Gleason

by Staff 4/2/2012 12:00 am

Women & Children First hosted a ball in honor of Woman of the Year Linda Gleason at the Peabody Little Rock Hotel, with entertainment by The Tonya Leeks Band.

Sphinx Foundation Presents Debutantes

by Staff 4/1/2012 12:00 am

Pi Lambda chapter of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity and the Central Arkansas Sphinx Foundation hosted their 60th annual Debutante Scholarship Ball at the Peabody Little Rock Hotel.