North Little Rock hotels welcome Hurricane Laura evacuees

Before Hurricane Laura hit southern Louisiana and Texas on August 27, North Little Rock hotels were ready. Despite being one of the industries hit hardest economically by the coronavirus with employees furloughed and budgets cut, hospitality hasn’t stopped being hospitable. Even before the pandemic, Marjorie Thompson, General Manager of La Quinta Inn & Suites at…

September lineup at the North Little Rock Drive-In Movie Theater

“Nobody puts Baby in a corner.” “Whatcha wanna be married to me for?” “So I can kiss you anytime I want.” “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” If you know and love these films, the North Little Rock Drive-In is the place…

Yadaloo Music & Arts Festival goes virtual

Tune in for FREE on Saturday, September 19, 4-10 p.m., at http://www.yadaloo.com Due to the ongoing global pandemic, Yadaloo Music & Arts Festival 2020 will transition to an online event. The festival will be on Saturday, September 19, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. CST and will include more than 20 of country music’s most talented…

North Little Rock closes Main Street for weekend outdoor dining in Argenta

“The main purpose of closing the street is to give our downtown restaurants more space to socially distance customers. We are working hard to create safe spaces for people to gather and enjoy all that Argenta has to offer.” Chris Kent, ADC Executive Director The Argenta Downtown Council (ADC) and the City of North Little…

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….