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SBA seeks nominations for Arkansas Small Business Person of the Year, Small Business Champions

SBA seeks nominations for Arkansas Small Business Person of the Year,  Small Business Champions

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (SBA) The U.S. Small Business Administration Arkansas District Office is seeking successful and inspiring entrepreneurs to represent Arkansas during SBA’s 2014 Small Business Week.  Nominations are due January 17, 2014.

“This is the time to honor an outstanding entrepreneur in your area.  Small business owners are so important to the strength of our country, and these awards provide an opportunity to celebrate their success,” said Yolanda Garcia Olivarez, SBA Regional Administrator.  Olivarez heads Region VI which serves more than 3.3 million entrepreneurs in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.  “Each day these men and women overcome obstacles with creativity and perseverance, and help create jobs for themselves and others.”

Ugly Christmas Sweater Pub Crawl Features Schlafly Craft Brew in Argenta

Ugly Christmas Sweater Pub Crawl Features Schlafly Craft Brew in Argenta

Arkansas Times presents the Schlafly Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl benefiting the Argenta Arts District Thursday, December 19th, 6 to 9 p.m.

The order of the craw is as follows: Cornerstone Pub & Grill 6-7 p.m., Cregeen's Irish Pub 7-8 p.m., and Reno's Argenta Cafe 8-9 p.m.

Argenta Market Open House Theme Buy Local

Argenta Market Open House Theme Buy Local

Stop and shop the Argenta Market Holiday Open House, Saturday, Decmeber 14, 9 a.m.- 1 p.m., 521 Main Street.

This Week in Argenta

This Week in Argenta

Now – December 31: Carousel Fit For Life Holiday & Year End special on CHAIR MASSAGES. $1 per minute, at Carousel fit 4 life Wellness Center, 513 Main and $1.25 per min. with service brought to you! All services must be purchased by Dec.1, 2013. All services are 30 min., or more! Please call 501 563-0861

December 3: Live Entertainment!
Tales From the South Tin Roof Project
Music Jam by Elliott Griffen & Joseph Fuller at The Joint

December 7: Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band return to Verizon Arena for a night of fin-tastic music and fun on Saturday, December 7th at 8pm. Ticket Prices:$48.50, $91.50,$159. Eight-ticket limit per customer. Tickets available at the Verizon Arena Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or on line at www.ticketmaster.com.

Artist INC Artists Exhibit Talent While Raising Funds for Art Connection

Artist INC Artists Exhibit Talent While Raising Funds for Art Connection

Ten of Central Arkansas’ finest artists are combining their work for a show to benefit Art Connection located in the Argenta Arts District.

Actor/Writer/Director McCullough Featured on Tales From the South

Actor/Writer/Director McCullough Featured on Tales From the South

Tuesday, December 3, enjoy a fantastic dinner and be part of the live audience for Internationally-syndicated radio show “Tales from the South,” where Southerners bring their own true stories to life.

This Tin Roof Project Show features actor/writer/producer Warren McCullough. The cost is $7.50 admission plus dinner. Dinner begins at 5 p.m.;live music at 6 p.m., and taping begins at 7 p.m. Reservations recommended. For details, call 501-372-7976 or visit www.TalesFromTheSouth.com for tickets.

The Joint holiday art, craft sale happens Nov. 16

The Joint holiday art, craft sale happens Nov. 16

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (The Joint) – The Joint Holiday Art and Craft Sale is an excellent opportunity to kick-start shopping for friends, family, and loved ones this Christmas and holiday season. A variety of artists from the greater Little Rock area will provide a unique selection of beautiful art, breathtaking clothing and accessories, and stunning handmade crafts. The sale is November 16, from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm at The Joint Theater and Coffeehouse, 301 Main Street, #102, North Little Rock, AR 72214.

The Joint is located in the heart of the Argenta Arts District and is an active member in bringing theater, music, and visual arts to community. They also sell the best custom-roasted coffees in Arkansas, a variety of craft beers on tap, premium bottled beers, a choice selection of wines and champagne, specialty cocktails, plus a variety of food, snacks, and desserts.