March 22, 2018

NWA Fashion Week Spring 2018 Hits The Runway March 29th, 30th and 31st!

It's time for the NWA Fashion Week Spring 2018 show and it is back better than ever! Designers from across the state will be showing off their talents on the Runway at the "Record" in Bentonville on March 28th through 31st.  

The show starts with a "Shopping NIght Out" in Downtown Bentonville on March 28th.  This will be participating boutiques located in downtown Bentonville.  They will stay open from 5 to 7pm.  Participating boutiques include Lola, Denim & Essentials, Hello Luvvy, Nancy Martin and more.  Cocktails, headshots, music and a few surprises are planned at various location throughout downtown Bentonville.  

Boutique Runway Show 

The NWAFW hits the runway with local Boutiques  Runway Show on March 29th.  This is new this year with an exclusive boutique runway highlighting this spring's trends and hottest items for 2018.

Doors open at 6:30 PM, shows begin at 7:30 PM.  

Participating boutiques include:
Hubbard Clothing Co., Lola, Denim & Essentials, Hello Luvvy, Indie, Ensemble of Elan, Maude, Ropa.

Designer Runway Show-March 30th

Local fashion designers return to the runway  during the Designer Runway Shows that will be held at the Record in Bentonville, March 30th and 31st.  

The show will start off Friday March 30th with the NWAFW Fall 2017 Emerging Designer Award Winner Love, Zelda. Returning local favorites Rosie Rose, Aimz, Felix Bui, Dallas Musick with Albert & Co and Ashley Little of Material Concepts will be launching a new line called Ellen Elaine.  
New additions to this year's spring show is Regal Radiance, Gina Gallina, and Project Runway Alumni Korto Momolu.

Doors Open at 6:30 PM, shows begin at 7:30 PM. 

Designer Runway Show-March 31st

A second night of local fashion designers return to the runway held at the Record in Bentonville on Saturday.  Fan Favorites return such as A'Lyece Lenae, G by Gavin and even NWAFW Fall 2017 Designer Incubator Award Winner Richard Cotto who is returning with his new line R-Gene designs for both men and women.  New additions to the runway include Eric Jones of Like Father Like Son partnered with Lola, Denim & Essentials,Richie Clark Clothing, Ink Jnk, with a grand finale will be the first-ever runway show for Arkansas most successful brand Lauren James.

Doors Open at 6:30 PM, shows begin at 7:30 PM. 

Proud Sponsors of NWA Fashion Week:

Record, Ropeswing, Jth Productions, The Apollo on Emma, Covergirl, The X  104.9, BLK BOX, Northwest Arkansas CitiScapes Magazine, Signature Bank of Arkansas and Uptown Eyes Eyewear Gallery.

For more information on the shows, how you can support or buy tickets go here:  

NWA Fashion Week is a non-profit organization and this is their mission:
Northwest Arkansas Fashion Week (NWAFW) exists to highlight designers, artists boutiques and other creative professionals who are committed to building a vibrant, inspired creative community in Northwest Arkansas.  


Proud Media Sponsor of the NWA Fashion Week

 NWAFW Spring 2017 Runway shows gallery.


March 16, 2018

Comic Con Proceeds to help Local Public Library

Proceeds from this year's 2018 Mulberry Comic Con will go to benefit the Children's expansion for the Mulberry Public Library.    

2018 Mulberry Comic Con is a comic and illustration festival taking place in Mulberry, Arkansas. The convention’s goal is to spotlight artists and writers from the River Valley and the greater Arkansas region as well as create a space for fans of popular culture, comics, and illustration.    
Special Guest Michael Copon
Actor and Producer

With help from local business out of Fayetteville Dragon’s Keep and Realms Anime sponsored this year’s special guest Actor and Producer Michael Copon played the Blue Ranger on "Power Ranger Time Force" and starred in the movie "Universal's Scorpion King 2" and in "Bring it on: In It to Win It".  He was a part of the Television series "One Tree Hill" and has played a part in many TV series. 

Mulberry Comic Con 2018 will take place on Saturday, March 24, 11am-5pm, at Kirksey Park Exhibit Buildings. 100 Kirksey Parkway, Mulberry, Arkansas 72947 for tickets and more information go to

Star Wars Costumers from the Rebel Legion Kessel Base 501st Legion Diamon Brigade and member of the Mandalorian Mercs.  Cosplay Groups: Kikadansu will have a Final Fantasy XV themed performance.  

Check out the interview about the expansion with Mulberry Major Gary Baxter and Comic Con Organizer Keith Pigg 

Interview with Mulberry Major Gary Baxter

Interview with Mulberry Major Gary Baxter Part 2

Interview with Organizer Keith Pigg

Mulberry Comic Con 2018
Saturday, March 24, 11am-5pm

March 10, 2018

Interview with Fashion Designer Dallas Musick from Alberti & Co.

Designers from across the state will be showing off their talents on the Runway at the "Record" at the NWA Fashion Week Spring 2018 in Bentonville on March 28th through 31st. 

Check out the interview with Dallas Musick of Alberti & Co. from NWA Fashion Fall Runway Show. Dallas is a local fashion designer from Little Rock, Arkansas. Her collection went down the NWA Fashion Week runway in November.  Check out the below interview, runway and photo gallery of his new clothing line.  

Interview with Dallas Musick Part 1

Interview with Dallas Musick Part 2

Interview with Dallas Musick Runway


Proud Sponsor of the NWA Fashion Week

Go to for tickets for the spring show.

March 9, 2018

The Arkansas CW Crew had a chance to check out this year's NWA Home Show

The Arkansas CW Crew had a chance to check out this year NWA Home Show, who was celebrating their 28th year in Northwest Arkansas.  This event took place on March 2nd, 3rd and 4th at the Washington County Fairgrounds.  Check out the home show and some interviews below.


Proud Media Sponsor of 2018 NWA Home Show 

March 7, 2018

Interview With Lucy Hale From The New CW Network Series "LIfe Sentence"

Hearst Television had a chance to interview Lucy Hale who plays Stella on the new CW Network Series "Life Sentence".   The new show launches tonight at 8pm on The Arkansas CW.  Check out the interview Below.

Interview with Lucy Hale Part 1

Interview with Lucy Hale Part 2

Stella (Lucy Hale) has spent the last eight years living like she was dying ( because she was).  But when Stella find out that her cancer has benne cured, she is suddenly forced to face the long-term consequences of the  "live in the moment' decisions she made.  Turns out, because she was dying, everyone in her life hid their problems from her.  But, now that she's well, all bets are off.  Check out the new series tonight on The Arkansas CW at 8PM.

Here is a list of where you can find The Arkansas CW in our area.
Antenna: 29.2 or 40.2
Cox Cable:  4 or  2004
AT&T U-verse: 30 or 1030
DirecTV: 41
DISH: 21 

February 28, 2018

2018 NWA Home Show To Be Held This Weekend!

This year NWA Home Show is celebrating it's 28th year in Northwest Arkansas.  This event will take place this weekend on March 2nd, 3rd and 4th at the Washington County Fairgrounds. 

We had a chance to talk with Brenda Jones, one of the event planners, during set up for the show.  Check out the interview below!


Friday and Saturday
10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Admission at the gate is 

1 Day Pass-$5.00
2 Day Pass-$7.00
3 Day Pass $10.00

You can get your tickets through Eventbrite click here for link Eventbrite   

Presenting sponsor is Waco Title

Other sponsors include:
Highlands, NWA DG, Carters, The Arkansas CW, iHeart Media, Meek's, New  Century, 40/29 Get Ready Weather, ABC Supply Co. inc., Ozarks Go, Advanced, Supreme Lending, Window World, Acme Brick, Encore, Foster Insulatons, Lance Johnson, Home Builders Association , Ozarks Electric, Riverwood Homes, Rouse, Seaside, Custom Cabinets.


Proud Media Sponsor of 2018 NWA Home Show 

February 21, 2018

Welcome Two New Crew Members!

We want to thank everyone who tried out for the crew!  It was very difficult choosing two new members because everyone did such a great job.  Please, join us in welcoming our new members of The Arkansas CW Crew powered by McLarty Daniel Automotive! Congratulations Jeremy & Morgahn!  

February 15, 2018

40/29 Get Ready Weather Launches New Way to Help You Stay Safe

We had a chance to speak with Darby Bybee about 40/29 Get Ready Weather's new way to help viewers stay safe.  

40/29 Get Ready Weather made some changes this week to better prepare viewers for impactful days that could affect their lives.  These days will be referred to Impact days and Severe Days. (see icons to right) For more about the changes please check out the interview below.

Darby Bybee explains 40/29 Get Ready Weather New icons.

Impact Days would be days the weather could cause a nuisance to your daily plans.  
List of Impact weather events:  
Rain showers
Heat/Humid Days
Dense Fog
WildFire Danger
 High Winds  
Freezing Temperatures 

Severe Days would be days that the weather could be life threatening to you or your family.  

List of Severe Weather Events:  
Snow and Ice 
Snow Storms
Freezing Rain
 Ice Storms
Severe Thunderstorms
Straight Line Winds

If you see the Severe Day icon show up at the top of our blog please go to or over the air tune into The Arkansas CW or 40/29 News for updates during Severe Weather so that you can be better prepared.

February 12, 2018

McLarty Daniel Customer Appreciation Event

The Crew stopped by McLarty Daniel - Chysler Dodge Jeep & Ram in Bentonville for their customer appreciation event.  Attendees where treated to giveaways, which included one lucky person winning free gas for a year, free food and demonstrations of new vehicles available at the dealership. Check out the event in the video below.

February 1, 2018

Check Out Local Fashion Designer Brittany Nicole's Clothing Line!

Fashion Designer Brittany Nicole's Clothing line went down the NWA Fashion Week runway show this past November in Fayetteville.  Brittany graduated in 2011 from University of Arkansas.  She was also a lead designer for a footwear company for almost three years.  She is also known for designing for artist in the music industry like Bon Jovi and Lady Gaga.  Check out her runway below.

Brittany Nicole's Runway