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Tontitown: Grapes, Spaghetti, Sparkling Wine and Sweet Hospitality


One of Arkansas’s spectacularly unique towns, Tontitown is a day trip to the Mediterranean with an Ozarks accent. Established by a group of Italian families well over a century ago, the tradition, tastes and treasures of Tontitown will prompt repeat trips down Highway 412.


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James is Arkansas's youtuber and has been THE Volkswagen Bus guy on YouTube since 2010. When he's not taking you on a family road trip, James shows you behind the scenes of people building their dream lives, including his own. From his viral success making rainbow cupcakes, putting the finishing touches on the family's relocated 1936 Craftsman farmhouse and visiting Yellowstone, Route 66 or the other side of their mountain in the Ozarks, the experience is always diverse and fun.

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2 responses to “Tontitown: Grapes, Spaghetti, Sparkling Wine and Sweet Hospitality”

  1. […] well known locally as the owner of Jose’s Bar & Grill in Tontitown (formerly located on Dickson Street in Fayetteville), grew up on the river, and the new book is his […]

  2. […] about a trip to Arkansas Wine Country and the Arkansas Wine Trail, Post Familie Vineyards, or Tontitown? Definitely Fa La La La […]

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