May 31, 2018

The Crew had a chance to visit Ripley’s Believe It or Not and Check out Marilyn Monroe's Famous Dress!

The Crew had a chance to experience the unique attraction of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! in Branson, MO! An Odditorium that showcases the eclectically bizarre collection of Robert Ripley. Since 1994 they have carried on Ripley’s tradition of scouring the globe for the world’s most unbelievable exhibits. They are also displaying until June 11th the actual dress worn by Marilyn Monroe when she sang Happy Birthday to President John F Kennedy.  It is the most expensive dress in the world.  Check out the interview below.



Interview with General Manager John Dixon



Crew Checking out Ripley's Believe It or Not!





Gallery from Ripley's Believe It or Not

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For more information on Ripley's Believe It or Not and where to get tickets go here.


May 30, 2018

McLarty Daniel Ford Invites You to a Fundraiser to Support The Arkansas Arts Academy

Press Release:
McLarty Daniel Ford INVITES YOU TO AN EXCITING FUNDRAISER TO SUPPORT THE ARKANSAS ARTS ACADEMY

McLarty Daniel Ford AND The Arkansas Arts Academy Elementary and Middle School ARE WORKING TOGETHER TO RAISE AS MUCH AS $6,000 FOR LOCAL STUDENTS!

McLarty Daniel Ford and The Arkansas Arts Academy Elementary and Middle
School are working together to help raise up to $6,000 in support of The Kids at
Arkansas Arts Academy Elementary and Middle School as part of Ford Motor
Company╩╝s Drive 4 UR School program. Members of the community will have the
opportunity to raise money for the Arkansas Arts Academy Elementary and Middle
School by test-driving a Ford vehicle. For every person who test-drives a new
Ford vehicle at this one-day event, Ford Motor Company will donate $20, up to a
maximum donation of $6,000, to The Arkansas Arts Academy Elementary and
Middle School. In conjunction with this fundraiser the School will be showcasing
their Art and Guitar talents. They have lots of fun planned for the day. Please
drop by and help out The Kids at Arkansas Arts Academy Elementary and Middle
School.
Please keep in mind that each test-drive will last approximately 7-10 minutes.

WHEN: Monday, June 4th. Test drive -ny time from 11am-7pm
WHERE: Arkans-s Arts Ac-demy Elementary and Middle School
2005 S 12th Street
Rogers, AR 72758

Parking and Test Drive Course will be clearly marked.


The Crew lands at the Showboat Branson Belle at Table Rock Lake

The Arkansas CW Crew lands at the Showboat Branson Belle.  The Showboat Branson Belle is a showboat that floats on the Table Rock Lake near Branson, Missouri.  The showboat is 278 ft and was launched August 12th, 1994.  It is America's most entertaining dining cruise with an unforgettable experience for the whole family.  


The Crew had a chance to experience this two hour cruise and the delicious 3 course meal prepared right in the ship's galley.

That night we had a chance to sample a great meal and a very delicious ice cream cake dessert made at Silver Dollar City! 

We were entertained by the amazing show and live music performed with our meal.  Check out what the cast and crew of the Showboat Branson Belle had to say about the voyage!






Interview with General Manager Tim Stowe



Interview with ship's Chef Larry Ferguson



Interview with Show Host and Magician Christopher James



Interview with Showboat Cast



Interview with the Ship Captain James




Gallery from Showboat Branson Belle


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Go here for more information on a great experience and lot entertainment for lunch or dinner!  

Showboat Branson Belle is located at 4800 MO-165 Branson Mo 65616





The Crew Stopped at the Hillcreek Pottery in Silver Dollar City to speak with Master Craftsman Jeff Walker

We had a chance to speak with Master Potter Jeff Walker while we were checking out Silver Dollar City in Branson.  Jeff joined Hillcreek Pottery in 2010 after being a visiting Craftsmen during the National Harvest Festival for 14 years .  We found a lot cool gift ideas including some Time Travel limited edition pottery.  Check out below some of the new stuff they are creating at the Hillcreek Pottery.





Gallery from Hillcreek Pottery 


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Silver Dollar City is located in Branson, Missouri and is a major theme park for the whole family. Not only are there over 30 rides and amusement park attractions but there is 40 shows a day. They have preserved the 1880's Ozark Culture with over 100 craftsmen demonstrating everything form glass blowing to candy making. 



You can click here to read more about the different craftsman that you will find at Silver Dollar City.

Go here for more information on tickets or calendar for events held at Silver Dollar City.




 

May 29, 2018

The Crew Checked Out Hazel's Blown Glass Factory at Silver Dollar City.

We stopped into Hazel's Blown Glass Factory and spoke with one of the master craftsman about what it takes to make these beautiful glass blown items.  When arriving in the factory we were able to watch as they crafted a vase.  This is open to the public to watch as they work.  Each Craftsman develops their own style in the works of art they create. Check out the interview and gallery below. 




Hazel's Glass Blowing Gallery


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Silver Dollar City is located in Branson, Missouri and is a major theme park for the whole family. Not only are there over 30 rides and amusement park attractions but there is 40 shows a day. They have preserved the 1880's Ozark Culture with over 100 craftsmen demonstrating everything form glass blowing to candy making. 


You can click here to read more about the different craftsman that you will find at Silver Dollar City.

Go here for more information on tickets or calendar for events held at Silver Dollar City.




The Crew had a Chance to Check Out Hannah's Ice Cream Factory at Silver Dollar City

The Crew stopped into Hannah's Ice Cream Factory.  This place was full of tasty treats, homemade ice cream is cranked out daily in a indoor 4-bucket churn featuring the classics — vanilla, chocolate and strawberry — and more specialty flavors!  check out it out below!



You can find a full menu by clicking here.

Gallery from Ice Cream Parlor

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Silver Dollar City is located in Branson, Missouri and is a major theme park for the whole family. Not only are there over 30 rides and amusement park attractions but there is 40 shows a day. They have preserved the 1880's Ozark Culture with over 100 craftsmen demonstrating everything form glass blowing to candy making. 



Go here for more information on tickets or calendar for events held at Silver Dollar City.





May 25, 2018

The Crew checked out the Brown's Candy Factory at Silver Dollar City

The Crew checked out the Brown's Candy Factory at Silver Dollar City.  Through out the day you can stop in and watch them make these tasty treats and even taste some of the delicious samples.   They do interactive demonstrations of fudge and brittle making.   Jeremy spoke with Master Candy Maker June WardJune has been at Silver Dollar City since 1968.   Click the interview below. 


Interview with Candy Maker June Ward Part 1




Interview with Candy Maker June Ward Part 2


  
Gallery from Brown's Candy Factory


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Silver Dollar City is located in Branson, Missouri and is a major theme park for the whole family. Not only are there over 30 rides and amusement park attractions but there is 40 shows a day. They have preserved the 1880's Ozark Culture with over 100 craftsmen demonstrating everything form glass blowing to candy making. 


Go here for more information on tickets or calendar for events held at Silver Dollar City.


McLarty Daniel "Attendance is the Key" Car Giveaway Winners

McLarty Daniel Automotive finished up their 2nd year of acknowledging area high school students’ attendance achievements with the McLarty Daniel “ATTENDANCE IS THE KEY” car giveaway. There were four participating schools Bentonville, Bentonville West, Rogers and Rogers Heritage.  Below is a recap from a week of car giveaways and the winners.  Click below to watch each of the winning moments at each of the schools.





Gallery from Bentonville High School

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Gallery from Bentonville West High School

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Gallery from Rogers Heritage High School

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Gallery from Rogers and New Technology High School

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About McLarty Daniel Automotive:
This passion for the Automotive business is evident in every employee at McLarty Daniel Automotive. Russ Daniel, hopes this passion translates into a team that is dedicated to serving the Northwest Arkansas area for years to come. Daniel believes in his dealerships being active and serving in the community.  It's all about the customer's experience at the McLarty Daniel stores. McLarty Daniel Automotive takes great pride in offering our customers amenities like comfortable waiting areas with snacks and beverages, Saturday service, and a lifetime powertrain program on our pre-owned vehicles.  McLarty Daniel Automotive is honored to be able to give back to the community that allows us to serve their car buying and service needs with this Attendance Is The Key Promotion.



The Crew stopped by the Eva and Delilah's Bakery while in Silver Dollar City


After trying out the Time Traveler we hung out with the folks at Eva and Delilah's Bakery.  Morgahn even had a chance to help make some of their new Time Traveler cupcakes! check it out below along with an interview about the bakery.


Making Time Traveler Cupcakes



Interview about the bakery and what all you can order from this delicious establishment.



For more information on how to get some of the delicious pastries from Eva and Delilah's Bakery in Silver Dollar City Click Here.


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Silver Dollar City is located in Branson, Missouri and is a major theme park for the whole family. Not only are there over 30 rides and amusement park attractions but there is 40 shows a day. They have preserved the 1880's Ozark Culture with over 100 craftsmen demonstrating everything form glass blowing to candy making. 

Go here for more information on tickets or calendar for events held at Silver Dollar City.