Q&A: Arkansas Theatre Festival 2020

The Roots Art Connection, a North Little Rock-based nonprofit, is bringing the first Arkansas Theatre Festival to UA-Pulaski Tech Center for Humanities and Arts, March 5 – March 7, 2020. Chris James, Executive Director and Founder of The House of Art in the Argenta Arts District, visited with us. Since it’s the first year for…

North Little Rock CVB launches “up to something” tourism brand

The North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (North Little Rock CVB), the destination marketing organization for North Little Rock, announced today the launch of its new brand and positioning statement. The brand comes after a year-long destination market research project with Gray Research Solutions out of Nashville, Tennessee, and a six-month rebranding process with…

Ride streetcars for free in 2020

Thanks to the City of North Little Rock, City of Little Rock and Pulaski County, the popular Rock Region METRO streetcars downtown are fare-free for 2020! Replicas of the 1920 Birney Streetcar, the METRO streetcars are fun for both residents and visitors to North Little Rock, offering a unique perspective for those new to the area. Spanning…

What’s new in North Little Rock dining

Updated 1.30.2020 North Little Rock has some fantastic local dining options, just look at our lengthy list of award-winning restaurants. And there’s more on the way! New: The Hybrid Kitchen A new fusion cuisine option just opened at 13120 Crystal Hill Road in North Little Rock (center anchored by Casa Mexicana and Shipley’s Donuts off…

Argenta Plaza officially opens to 10,000 at Northern Lights Festival

The newest addition to downtown North Little Rock’s landscape, Argenta Plaza, successfully opened on Saturday, November 30, as part of the city’s annual Northern Lights Festival. The event was organized and hosted by the City of North Little Rock and the North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau, with support from Argenta Community Theater, Argenta…

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…