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Last updated on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, 4:22 pm

AMP Gives Nod to Sponsors at Topping-Off Ceremony

The Walton Arts Center hosted a topping-off ceremony Monday to commemorate the Rogers construction site of the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion, recognize its sponsors and give an update on construction of the $11 million outdoor entertainment venue. Guests were invited to add their signature to a beam that was then adjoined to the outward wall of the 5,430-SF permanent stage. Founding benefactors recognized for donating at least $1 million to the AMP were Johnelle Hunt (Hunt Pavilion), Willard & Pat Walker Charitable Foundation (Walker Plaza), Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (Walmart AMP) and General Mills (General Mills Lawn). Founding partners, donating at least $500,000, include Tyson Foods Inc. (Tyson Concessions), Kellogg’s (Kellogg’s Bowl) and Jim Beam (VIP Pinnacle Lounge). Other... [ MORE ]

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