Arkansas Travelers announce 2020 schedule

The Arkansas Travelers have announced their schedule for the upcoming 2020 season including start times for all 70 home games.  Dickey-Stephens Park will be the site for the season opener as the Travs open at home against the reigning league champion Amarillo Sod Poodles.  Game time on Thursday April 9th is set for 7:10 p.m. Of the 140 game…

Coffee and comedy: the perfect blend at The Joint

The Joint Theater & Coffeehouse is a coffee shop by day, intimate entertainment venue by night. And we do mean, pretty much every night: Mondays (monthly): Jazz at The Joint series Tuesdays (weekly): Open mic for stand-up comedy Wednesdays (weekly): The Joint Venture improv group Thursdays (monthly): Argenta Acoustic Music Series, Potluck & Poison Ivy…

The countdown begins: Northern Lights Festival

There will be plenty to do in North Little Rock over Thanksgiving weekend, and the highlight will be the free, family-friendly Northern Lights Festival on Saturday, November 30, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Hosted by the City of North Little Rock, North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau, North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, Argenta…

30+ restaurants in North Little Rock turning heads

With more than 200 restaurants in North Little Rock, where do you start? Yes, we have a lot of (good!) chains but there also some local gems really worth the visit. Here’s a list of establishments that have been recognized by local, regional and national outlets within the last five years, including restaurants featured on…

Ballet Arkansas brings “Sleepy Hollow” to North Little Rock

The first production of Ballet Arkansas’s 41st season, Sleepy Hollow is a world-premiere multimedia ballet designed in collaboration with the creative team at Cranford Co. Featuring stunning photo and video projection and 360 sound, Sleepy Hollow is an eerie re-telling of a classic Halloween tale. The ballet will be at UA-Pulaski Technical College’s Center for…

Simmons Bank to assume naming rights to Verizon Arena Oct. 3

On Thursday, Oct. 3, Simmons Bank will assume naming rights to Verizon Arena, which will become Simmons Bank Arena. The event comes nearly a year after the bank’s November 2018 announcement of a $10.5 million deal to acquire naming rights to the 18,000 seat multi-purpose arena in North Little Rock, Arkansas.  New branding will be…