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Top 5 Greatest Hits from Oxford American

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 10/19/2017 12:01 am

In the lead-up to Oxford American’s 25th anniversary gala on Nov. 2, Editor Eliza Borné shares five greatest hits from the award-winning Southern magazine.

Oxford American to Host Inaugural Gala

by Lydia McAllister 8/25/2016 5:00 pm

Mark Oct. 14 on your calendars for a night of drinks, dancing and of course, some literature. The Oxford American is hosting the inaugural gala to support the ongoing work of the Oxford American magazine.

Explore the Cultural Role of the Firearm in the South at 'The Gun Show'

by Jess Ardrey 5/15/2016 3:28 pm

Drawl Southern Contemporary Art and Oxford American magazine are flexing their artistic muscles with a new regional art competition and exhibition.

Here's the Spring Lineup for the Oxford American Concert Series

by Jess Ardrey 1/7/2016 9:24 am

Live music presented by a nationally renowned magazine in a nationally renowned restaurant? Yeah, this one is a no-brainer.

Juanita's Restaurant Announces Closing

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/7/2015 10:13 am

After going up for sale for $159,000 in July, Juanita’s restaurant will close permanently on Dec. 20

Eliza Borné Named New Editor at Oxford American

by Mark Carter 11/2/2015 12:00 am

Eliza Borné replaces Roger Hodge, who left in June for a job at The Intercept and is still listed as editor-at-large on the OA masthead.

Fashion Footprints

by Staff 7/24/2015 12:00 am

The final Fashion Footprints event was held at the Oxford American Art Annex in SoMa. There, guests had the unique opportunity to help complete the “cocktale” dress made up of handwritten fashion memories shared on cocktail napkins, while enjoying hors d’oeuvres and drinks.

Oxford American Offers Memberships

by Sean Beherec 6/15/2015 12:00 am

The magazine, which focuses on Southern culture, literature and music, announced the tiered memberships earlier this month. The benefits from taking part in the memberships vary based on the contribution.

Get Tickets Now to the Oxford American 2015-2016 Concert Series

by Jess Ardrey 5/25/2015 7:50 am

If live music is your jam, then you might want to make plans to jam at the dozen shows coming to SoMa in the next year.

Mary Steenburgen Talks to Soirée About Upcoming 'Mary & Friends' Event

by Sandra McGrew 5/13/2015 8:00 am

Now in its second year, the "Mary & Friends" event once again welcomes Mary Steenburgen — actress, Arkansas native and fellow lover of South on Main — for a night benefitting the Oxford American magazine.

Take a Walk Through Fashion Heritage in the South

by Jess Ardrey 5/11/2015 8:38 am

Fashion Footprints, the event series celebrating the heritage of Southern fashion, winds down on Thursday with the final installment, "Fashion in Words and Pictures," and you're the one telling the story.

Here's the New Oxford American and South on Main Concert Series Lineup

by Bethany Nicholson 4/30/2015 9:40 am

May and June are shaping up pretty nicely. Here's who's coming to SoMa.

South on Main, Oxford American and Mary Steenburgen Team Up for Mary & Friends Event

by Jess Ardrey 4/10/2015 9:31 am

Now in its second year, this springtime bash once again welcomes Mary Steenburgen — actress, Arkansas native and fellow lover of South on Main — for a night celebrating and benefitting the Oxford American.

Fashion Footprints Spring Lineup Released

by Jess Ardrey 2/20/2015 8:29 am

Southern fashion winds deep into the heritage and biographies of the women who live here, and that's exactly what the Fashion Footprints springtime events seek to celebrate.

Oxford American Releases 'Live at South on Main' Spring Lineup

by Jess Ardrey 2/3/2015 8:33 am

Grab your latest copy of The Oxford American and pour yourself a drink. The magazine's schedule of upcoming "Live at South on Main" performances has just been announced."

Weekend To-Do List: 11 Events to Check Out

by Jess Ardrey 1/29/2015 8:41 am

We know Sunday is a big day for most of you for unspecified reasons, but that doesn't mean the rest of your weekend can't be spectacular as well. Here's how to make that a reality.

Texas Tourism Turns Down Oxford American

by 10/6/2014 12:00 am

When Oxford American first started focusing its music issues on Southern states, the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism funded the issue’s accompanying CD in an advertising partnership valued at $33,000.

South on Main Celebrates One Year

by Lee Hogan 8/4/2014 8:30 am

In one year, South on Main has made quite a name for itself. Soirée takes a look back at how it all came together for Matt and Amy Kelley Bell and their plans for the future.

New Jazz Series To Appear This Fall at South on Main

by Justin Freeman 6/23/2014 8:00 am

Jazz is alive and well in Little Rock! South on Main is gearing up for a brand-new jazz series that will take the stage later this year. See who will make up the lineup!

Mary & Friends

by Staff 6/1/2014 12:01 am

Actress and Arkansas native Mary Steenburgen, along with husband Ted Danson, hosted a fundraiser for the Oxford American magazine at South On Main. Titled “Mary & Friends,” the soirée celebrated the written word and featured music by Kris Allen, hors d’oeuvres and cocktails and a live auction.