Tagged: the capital hotel

10 Tips for the Perfect Bachelorette Brunch

by Maggie McNeary 7/7/2016 8:00 am

There’s no question that brunch is all the rage right now. And why shouldn’t it be? It combines the best parts of a party and a leisurely breakfast. Here's how to throw the very best brunch.

Ask the Expert: Chief Concierge Stefan Piraux of Little Rock's Capital Hotel

by Soirée Staff 5/17/2016 4:56 pm

Stefan Piraux is the chef concierge at Little Rock’s luxurious Capital Hotel. Pirauz grew up in the U.S. Virgin Islands on St. Thomas and moved to Arkansas, where he attended high school. He has stayed ever since.

Real Little Rock Wedding: Morgan Langford of Jonesboro & Brad Smith of Magnolia

by Arkansas Bride Staff 12/14/2015 12:00 am

Brad and Morgan laced up their tennis shoes and took to the streets of Nashville, Tennessee, to compete in a half marathon. A full 13.1 miles later, Morgan was in for a big surprise. After crossing the finish line, Brad asked to spend the rest of his life with her.

Q&A: Event Designer Todd Bagwell Pulls Off a 14,000-Flower Chandelier

by Arkansas Bride Staff 6/19/2015 12:00 am

One of the most impressive weddings from our latest issue was that of Mary Susan Martin to Wesley Williams. Mary Susan and her mother brought in event designer Todd Bagwell—who splits his design time between Arkansas and New York City—to create a wedding that would be the talk of the town.

Real Arkansas Wedding: Mary Susan Martin & Wesley Williams in Little Rock

by Jess Ardrey 6/18/2015 12:00 am

You could say it started as puppy love for Little Rock’s Mary Susan Martin and Wesley Williams from Bullard, Texas. It all began when Mary Susan took her dog for a checkup at the vet, which just so happened to be Wesley. The two hit it off immediately.

Don't Miss the Fashion Footprints Little Black Dress Event March 12

by Jess Ardrey 3/11/2015 8:02 am

The first in a three-part fashion series on the power of Southern style will feature one of the most powerful weapons in a woman's closet: the LBD.

One Eleven at the Capital Named James Beard Award Semifinalist for Best New Restaurant

by Jess Ardrey 2/19/2015 8:29 am

The restaurant has been turning heads since it reemerged as a new entity in August 2014, and now it's caught the eye of one of the nation's prominent organizations.

Fashion Hour at The Capital Hotel Thursday

by Jess Ardrey 2/9/2015 8:33 am

Ok, fashion lovers. This is your chance to gush over the latest looks and favorites from the past with people just as excited as you. It's good to be surrounded by your own kind.

The Capital Hotel to Host Fashion Hour Feb. 12

by Jess Ardrey 1/27/2015 8:00 am

If you're head over heels for the New York Fashion Show, you are not alone. Come, join your people and catch a glimpse at some of the latest looks for 2015.

The Capital Hotel Opens One Eleven at the Capital

by Lee Hogan 8/8/2014 11:31 am

After closing Ashley's back in May, the Capital Hotel has opened the doors to its new restaurant, One Eleven at the Capital.

Capital Hotel to Host Inspirational Speaking Event Day Before Little Rock Marathon

by Sandra McGrew 2/17/2014 8:00 am

To pump-up runners before lacing up for the Little Rock Marathon, The Capital Hotel in Little Rock is hosting its Detour Speaker Series on Saturday, Mar. 1.

Capital Hotel's Chuck Magill Epitome of Southern Class, Impeccable Style

by Amanda Hoelzeman 8/1/2013 12:00 am

In 2005, Chuck Magill and his wife Gigi blew into Little Rock from New Orleans as a result of Hurricane Katrina. He interviewed for the director of marketing position at the Capital Hotel, then under a grand renovation. He got the job, of course, and has been with the Capital Hotel since October 2005.

7 Outstanding Arkansas Restaurants for Your Rehearsal Dinner (Special Promotion)

by Arkansas Bride Staff 7/31/2013 12:00 am

Your bride has intricately planned the big day — from the color story and flowers down to the last grain of rice for the getaway. Fortunately, your job planning the rehearsal dinner is a lot easier, or at least it can be if you choose a venue experienced in hosting rehearsal dinners of all sizes and budgets — like these seven. Whether yours is formal, casual or something in between, consider these venues for an unforgettable night.

Pastry Chef Tandra Watkins Nominated for Food & Wine's Best New Pastry Chef; Vote Now

by Lauren James 4/3/2013 8:00 am

The Capital Hotel's Executive Pastry Chef Tandra Watkins has been nominated for Food & Wine's "The People's Best New Pastry Chef Award." The public can vote and help her bring the title home.

Little Rock Real Wedding: Amy & Matt Nix at The Capital Hotel

by Samuel G. Smith 1/7/2013 9:04 am

Amy and Matt Nix wed Oct. 27, 2012 at The Capital Hotel in Little Rock, Ark.

Central Arkansas Engagement: Lauren Compton of Conway & Patrick Hum of Little Rock

by Samuel G. Smith 11/26/2012 10:46 am

Lauren Compton of Conway and Patrick Hum of Little Rock are engaged to be married Oct. 26, 2013 at The Cathedral of St. Andrew in Little Rock with a reception at The Capital Hotel.

VOTING ROUND: Pin to Win a Three-Tier Wedding Cake (a Prize Worth Hundreds!)

by Lindsay Irvin 8/6/2012 8:40 am

Arkansas Bride magazine's Pin It to Win It contest asks brides to create a wedding inspiration board on Pinterest designed around a beautiful wedding cake. The finalists' board will be shared on Arkansas Bride's Facebook page for fans to vote for their favorite. The winner will get a three-tier custom wedding cake from one of the state's top cake designers.

Little Rock Arkansas Wedding: Meredith McNeil & Chad Causey

by Arkansas Bride Staff 12/12/2011 12:00 am

Real Wedding: Meredith and Chad held their Arkansas wedding just outside Little Rock at Marlsgate Plantation in Scott.

ASO Hosts Opus XXVII

by Staff 12/1/2011 12:00 am

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra’s (ASO) Grand Ball, Opus XXVII, was held at The Capital Hotel and featured a gourmet dinner by Chef Lee Richardson accompanied by fine wines, silent and live auctions, dancing and entertainment by the ASO Big Band. Proceeds benefited the ASO’s education and outreach programs.

P. Allen Smith Remains Rooted in Little Rock and Garden Grown

by Amanda Hoelzeman 7/11/2011 12:00 am

A mogul of media, gardening expert P. Allen Smith’s agrarian roots run deep in the western hills of Little Rock


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