The Center for Art and Education (CAE) celebrated five years of 5x5s on Saturday (March 8) evening, at its fifth annual 5x5 Gala. Hosted at the Fort Smith Convention Center, the event featured fine dining, lively auctions, and one-of-a-kind art for every guest in attendance.
It was a packed house at the Van Buren High School Arena on Thursday (Mar. 6) as a crowd of nearly 2,000 gathered to watch the Crawford County Dawgs take on the internationally-acclaimed Harlem Ambassadors.
Northwest Arkansas is the place to be this March, as it tackles hunger, plays host to an event that will pack thousands of meals for hungry children and invites local celebrities to Dance with the Stars and Kiss a Pig at two of the region's biggest annual galas.
It was a packed house at the Van Buren Public Library on Tuesday (March 4) as members and supporters of the GFWC-Women's League of Van Buren came together for the organization's annual "Big Bucks" fundraiser.
Havenwood hosted it's 20th annual Angel Gala on Saturday (Feb. 22) at the Doubletree Suites in Bentonville. 235 guests attended the event, which featured cocktails, silent and live auctions, raffles, a formal dinner, and dancing.
Razorback spirit loomed large Saturday night (Feb. 22) at the 17th annual Red Tie dinner and auction, which raised funds for the Razorback Foundation and honored exceptional student-athletes at the university.
More than a thousand people sampled thirteen regional wines and a myriad of food Friday night (Feb. 21) at the 7th annual Wine Opener, which benefitted the Arkansas chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
The shortest month of the year is anything but short on festivities and celebrations. February will round out with a Black History magic show, a performance by a 70s pop queen, legendary spaghetti, and of course, Mardi Gras.
The Roaring 20s were back in full swing on Saturday (Feb. 15) evening at the first-ever Fountains for Families Bootlegger's Ball. Benefitting the Fountain of Youth Adult Day Center, the event featured dinner, drinks, dancing, and of course, decadent costumes reminiscent of the flappers' era.