Favorite

What 's cooking, June 11 

After several delays, FatSam's Louisiana Cafe has opened in the northwest corner of the River Market. Chef/owner James Meadors has said he'll showcase not just the gumbos, jambalaya, etouffee and fried seafood of South Louisiana, but dishes that represent the rest of the state — pecan-smoked barbecue, hot water cornbread and white beans and ham and more.

 

The Certified Arkansas Farmer's Market celebrated its grand opening last Saturday in the Argenta district of North Little Rock and in Searcy. The CAFM model, based on source verifying participating farmers, is also in Hot Springs Village and, according to founder Jody Hardin, could come to three other “major” Arkansas communities in the near future.

The Argenta market is open from 7 a.m. until noon every Tuesday and Saturday through October.

 

After only a few months in business, Patio Pizza and Beer Garden, on Fair Park, has closed.

 

Favorite

From the ArkTimes store

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Arkansas Times Staff

Most Shared

  • So much for a school settlement in Pulaski County

    The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's Cynthia Howell got the scoop on what appears to be coming upheaval in the Pulaski County School District along with the likely end of any chance of a speedy resolution of school desegregation issues in Pulaski County.
  • Riverfest calls it quits

    The board of directors of Riverfest, Arkansas's largest and longest running music festival, announced today that the festival will no longer be held. Riverfest celebrated its 40th anniversary in June. A press release blamed competition from other festivals and the rising cost of performers fees for the decision.
  • Football for UA Little Rock

    Andrew Rogerson, the new chancellor at UA Little Rock, has decided to study the cost of starting a major college football team on campus (plus a marching band). Technically, it would be a revival of football, dropped more than 60 years ago when the school was a junior college.
  • Turn to baseball

    When the world threatens to get you down, there is always baseball — an absorbing refuge, an alternate reality entirely unto itself.

Latest in What's Cookin'

Event Calendar

« »

July

S M T W T F S
  1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31  
 

© 2017 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation