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…

Hidden gems: Red Door Gallery

In the Park Hill Historic District of North Little Rock, Red Door Gallery at 7315 JFK Boulevard has been displaying and selling fine art for more than three decades. Since 2006 when Melody and Steve Stanley took over, Red Door Gallery has only offered original art work. Several artists from Arkansas and surrounding states, as well as…

October must-do’s in North Little Rock

For the thirsty:  Haunted Argenta Boos & Brews (all month) Trivia Night with Diamond Bear Brewing (every Wednesday) Festival of Wines (Thursday, October 3) October Pub Run (Tuesday, October 8) Arkansas Times Craft Beer Festival (Friday, October 25) For the hungry:  R&B Cook Off (Saturday, October 5) Cupcakes for Goodness Sake (Saturday, October 12) MasterChef…

North Little Rock restores historic waterfall at The Old Mill

Visitors to The Old Mill at T. R. Pugh Memorial Park at 3800 Lakeshore Drive in North Little Rock will now be greeted with the relaxing gurgle of a waterfall – a sound that hasn’t been heard in the park since the early 1940s. The City of North Little Rock, the North Little Rock Parks…

You’re Invited: Thanksgiving in North Little Rock

Maybe you have family or friends here, and you’re just in town for the holidays. Maybe you’re the host, trying to find things for the whole family to do together. Or, maybe you’re just taking advantage of a long weekend. Whatever the reason, we’re just glad you’re spending Thanksgiving weekend with us here in North…

September event highlights in North Little Rock

We aren’t kidding when we say there just aren’t enough days in the month for all there is to do in North Little Rock this September. In fact, we couldn’t fairly narrow down our highlights with just one person’s opinion, so here’s what some of the North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau team is…