WWW.CITISCAPES.COM | 15 Kerry Robinson, Tami Shaver, Charles Redfield Travis Burkert, Ellie Ballent, Nick Beyer, Jenna Campbell, Marcus Hautla Kate Hoffman, Kristi Roberts, Heather McIntyre James Morrison, Lindsay Nunneley, Shaen Allen, Andy Hightower Dan Rennell, Tony Hoyord, Pat Zimmerman Keith Burleson, Tregg Brown, Chris Smith LAND FOR LIFE GALA On April 19 , Northwest Arkansas Land Trust hosted its inaugural Land for Life Gala “A Night Under the Stars” at Pratt Place Inn and Barn in Fayetteville. The evening included entertainment by Trumann Rail Boys and Phunbags Comedy Improv, a cocktail hour sponsored by Rock Town Distillery and Apple Blossom Brewing Co., and a raffle with the grand prize being a kayak donated by Pack Rat Outdoor Center. The 160 guests in attendance raised $80,000 for the Land for Life Campaign to save 5,000 acres of land in Northwest Arkansas over the next two years. www.nwalandtrust.org Ryan & Shannon Norman, Brahm Driver Garrett Fergeson, Jason Suel, Stephanie Ashley Marson Nance, Jason Evans, Lauren Embree Alan Edmondson, Tom Oppenheim Charles Lefler, Marion Fulk Chuck Woods, Rhonda Porter BIG BUSINESS BRUNCH The year’s first of three BIG Business Brunches took place at 21c Museum Hotel in Bentonville on April 16. Hosted by Kerry Robinson, Charles Redfield presented to the crowd. The brunch was a fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Arkansas and the impactful youth mentoring programs that it brings to the region. The brunch was presented by General Mills, with other major sponsors Englander dZignPak PCA and PepsiCo. The featured speaker for the fall brunch will be Megan Crozier. www.bbbsnwa.org