Virtual Tour: Argenta Plaza

It’s difficult to appreciate the skill, talent and hard work that is behind Argenta Plaza, until you’ve set foot on the construction site. Renderings of the project have been circulating for several months, showing sophisticated water feature designs, people enjoying the “front porch” and walking through the main square while videos are projected onto the…

USS Razorback celebrates 75 years

Now docked at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum in North Little Rock, barely rocked by the passing barges and dutifully cared for by a dedicated group of staff, volunteers and veterans, USS Razorback seems to be enjoying retired life. The longest-serving submarine in the world, USS Razorback participated in World War II, the Cold War…

2019 Spring Break ideas in North Little Rock

Trying to find something to do over spring break? North Little Rock, Arkansas, has you covered! Everything from Alabama at Verizon Arena (plus an after-party at Four Quarter Bar) to an Arkansas Brews Cruise brewery tour; from a treat yo’self day with McCain Mall to The Great Inflatable Race. It’s the perfect time to #ExploreNLR.

Sports bring $6.75 million economic impact to North Little Rock

Sports events in North Little Rock, Arkansas, resulted in a $6.75 million economic impact last year. “More than 31,600 athletes came to North Little Rock from all over the country,” said Erica Goss, North Little Rock CVB sales manager. “Because of our facilities and central location in the U.S., but also because North Little Rock…

Work begins on new North Little Rock visitors center

Though the ground had already been “broken” a few weeks earlier, the North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) team was excited to get together with the City of North Little Rock and its two future neighbors, Taggart Architects and the Arkansas Automobile Dealers Association, to celebrate the progress on the new 600 Main…

North Little Rock locals recognized at state tourism awards

On February 26, 2019, the Arkansas Governor’s Conference on Tourism concluded with the annual Henry Awards, where organizations and individuals across the state are recognized for their contributions to the tourism industry. Central Arkansas Trail Alliance (CATA), an organization that has had a significant impact on tourism in North Little Rock, was nominated and won…