Hidden gems: Mary’s grotto

A grotto is a quiet place of prayer and reflection, usually designed in or around a cave. The cave can be natural or man-made. On our search for public art to include in the North Little Rock Scavenger Hunt, we stumbled upon a secret in plain sight. Just to the right upon driving through the main…

August lineup at the North Little Rock drive-in

After announcing the first drive-in movie at 7318 Windsong Drive in North Little Rock this spring, the drive-in is still going strong – just quietly. In fact, there’s no public website or Facebook page for the drive-in, just a private Facebook group. While that may sound strange, it’s exactly the way the organizers want it….

North Little Rock public art scavenger hunt

Find all of the amazing art murals and sculptures around North Little Rock, Arkansas! The list is growing as we speak and we’ll update as more beautiful artworks are finished. We want to see your adventures! Don’t forget to tag #ExploreNLR on social media when you share photos.

North Shore Festival Food to Go in North Little Rock

Those that missed the Fair To Go event last month have another chance to taste all of the classic and bizarre foods of the Arkansas State Fair at the North Shore Festival Food to Go Friday, July 17, 2020 through Sunday, July 19, 2020, at the North Shore Riverwalk Park at 250 S. Locust Street…

Arkansas Travelers tee up for disc golf in North Little Rock

We at the North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau are so excited to be part of the Arkansas Travelers’ new Disc Golf course this July! With the cancellation of minor league baseball, the team at Arkansas Travelers got creative about ways to continue entertaining fans. What better way to use a field than a…

USS Nevada and North Little Rock’s Hoga come “full circle”

The “unsinkable” battleship USS Nevada, historian James Delgado and the historic tugboat Hoga go way back. 31 years ago, Delgado was a Maritime Historian of the National Park Service and Head of National Maritime Initiative in Washington, D.C. He was already a seasoned academic with experience as a historian in the United States Department of…