Event Pics: North Little Rock Restaurant Week 2022

The week of January 24, 2022, the North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau and North Little Rock Economic Development hosted the second annual North Little Rock Restaurant Week to raise awareness of the North Little Rock dining scene and stimulate economic activity for North Little Rock restaurants. Locals and visitors alike were encouraged to…

Which NLR Restaurant is Your Soulmate?

Are you looking for a date night idea that will impress that special someone, a happy hour option that will please everyone, or something new to spice up your dinner plans? Decisions are hard and it’s no fun getting stuck in a rut so why not turn to the tried and true method of figuring…

“Setting the Table” Q3 2021 update

In September 2021, the North Little Rock CVB made great progress with the “Setting the Table” culinary initiative for North Little Rock. The team assembled five different task forces to address different areas of culinary development: 1. Outdoor Markets Task Force 2. Food Trucks Task Force 3. Chefs and Restauranteurs Task Force 4. Education Task…

Event Pics: Hispanic Heritage Month Food & Art Festival 2021

Seis Puentes Education and Resource Center hosted Hispanic Heritage Month Art and Food Festival on Saturday, October 9, at Argenta Plaza (510 Main Street) in North Little Rock. The event was free and open to the public with food trucks, art vendors and more! The event featured Arkansas Latinx talent, including Ballet Quetzalli, Oscar Gomez, and…

North Little Rock’s Diamond Bear Brewing turns 21

Diamond Bear Brewing Company at 600 N Broadway Street in North Little Rock is celebrating 21 years in business this October. “We’re finally old enough to drink!” the brewery jokes on social media. Before opening its current location in North Little Rock in 2011, Diamond Bear was already an established commercial brewery – Arkansas’s largest,…

North Little Rock brings home the gold

This week Arkansas Times released their annual “Best of Arkansas” 2021 results, and North Little Rock businesses really shone. Bike trail: Arkansas River Trail Late night spot: Four Quarter Bar Place for trivia: Flyway Brewing Celebrity: North Little Rock native Mary Steenburgen Caterer, ribs: Whole Hog Cafe Curbside restaurant service: Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe Milkshake, onion…