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Taste of Little Rock 2016



Bob and Peggy (1)The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s most prolific fundraiser and his wife will be honored during one of the university’s biggest annual events.

Attendees of the April 2016 Taste of Little Rock will have a chance to offer their best wishes and congratulations to Bob and Peggy Denman.

Bob Denman, UALR’s vice chancellor for advancement and the current president of the Rotary Club of Little Rock, also known as Club 99, plans to retire by the end of March. Denman helped manage some of the largest gifts in UALR history. He and Peggy are graduates of the university, Bob was part of the Sigma Nu Fraternity and Peggy was involved in Chi Omega Sorority while attending UALR.

Taste of Little Rock, entering its 13th year, raises money for scholarships while introducing guests to some of the best food in the city from a large group of Little Rock’s finest and most popular restaurants.

The event is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at the Jack Stephens Center.

Individual tickets are on sale for $75, and group tables that can accommodate up to 10 are available but filling up fast.

To order tickets, please contact the UALR Alumni office at 501-683-7208 or email or purchase tickets online.

Many Thanks to our Taste of Little Rock 2016 Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Verizon Wireless and Glazer’s Distributors

Platinum Sponsor

Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield
Haskell and Peggy Dickinson
Sigma Nu Fraternity, Eta Xi Chapter

Gold Sponsor

Diamond Bear Brewing Company
Mauri and Lee Douglass

Toast of the Taste

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Arkansas Democrat Gazette
AY Magazine
Bill and Connie Bloodworth
Martha Sawrie Stephenson
John and Susan Crawford
Thomas and Anna Dickinson
Bob and Peggy Denman
Edward Jones – Kelly Journey
Gateway Bank
Greater Kappa Sigma Alumni Theta Eta Chapter
Iberia Bank
Irwin Partners
Matlock and Associates
Paul and Diana Nolte
Christian and Julie O’Neal
Bill and Marnette Ragon
Don and Dee Riggin
Darren and Holly Rose
Renee Shapiro
Simmons Bank
The Daily Record
The Janet Jones Company
The Rotary Club of Little Rock – Club 99
UALR Donaghey Scholars Program
UALR College of Business
UALR College of Education and Health Professions
Rebecca Ward
Troy Wells


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Taste of Little Rock Restaurants

American Pie
Big Whiskey’s American Bar & Grill
Bistro Catering
Cache Restaurant
Cajuns Wharf
Cantina Laredo
Capers Restaurant
Catering to You
Cheers/Samantha’s Taproom
Chef Shuttle
Community Bakery
Del Frisco’s Grille
Diamond Bear Brewing Company and The Ale House
Doe’s Eat Place
Faded Rose
Franke’s Cafeteria
Green Leaf Grill
Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken
Heights Taco and Tamale
Jerky’s Spicy Chicken and More
Juice Bar Little Rock
Le Pops
Oceans at Arthur’s
One Eleven at the Capital
Pulaski Technical College – Culinary Arts Institute
So Restaurant
Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe
The Copper Grill
The Lemon Cakery
The Pantry/The PantryCrest
Three Fold Noodles and Dumpling Co.
Trio’s Restaurant
U. S. Pizza Company
Whole Hog Cafe
YaYa’s European Bistro
Zoes Kitchen

*More restaurants to be added


2016 Taste of Little Rock Committee

Mauri Douglass, Fundraising Chair
Holly Heer, Restaurant Chair
Stasia McDonald, Logistics Chair
Renee Shapiro, Advertising and Television Chair
Angela Thomas, Communications Chair

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