Yadaloo Music & Arts Festival cancels, looks forward to 2022

Yadaloo-ers will sadly have to wait a little longer for their fill of live country and Americana music. Organizers announced this week the Yadaloo Music & Arts Festival scheduled for Saturday, September 18, 2021, has been cancelled due to rising COVID-19 cases, reluctant sponsors and artist availability. The release announced the next festival would occur…

2021 Arkansas Sales Tax Holiday at the North Little Rock Welcome Center

Saturday, August 7, and Sunday, August 8, shoppers can take advantage of Arkansas’s annual tax-free holiday to save on certain qualifying back-to-school items. Though the North Little Rock Welcome Center at 600 Main Street in North Little Rock is not currently open for in-person shopping on weekends, shoppers can still shop tax-free online over the…

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…

Argenta Plaza Summer Music Series finishes with bluegrass flair August 21

 The North Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau (North Little Rock CVB) will host the final installment of its Argenta Plaza Summer Music Series, featuring The Gravel Yard and Ten Penny Gypsy,  on Saturday, August 21, at 5 p.m. at Argenta Plaza at 510 Main Street in North Little Rock.   The Gravel Yard will headline…

Artists paint North Little Rock storm drains with purpose

It’s not unusual to see utility boxes throughout North Little Rock painted colorfully by local artists – so it shouldn’t be a surprise if you come across a beautifully-painted storm drain too. In partnership with the City of North Little Rock, Drain-Smart has coordinated seven storm drain murals throughout North Little Rock over the past…