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…

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…

Yadaloo Music & Arts Festival coming to North Little Rock

The Yadaloo Music and Arts Festival is a one-day event held on the shores of the Arkansas River at the North Shore Riverwalk Park in North Little Rock, Arkansas on Sunday, September 22, 2019. The festival will feature a main stage with national, regional and local Americana and Country Music acts. Musical acts play from…

Invasion of the Parrotheads

The Concert The last time Jimmy Buffett came to North Little Rock’s Verizon Arena in 2012, it was to play to a sellout crowd of more than 16,000. The thousands of fans were seen around town, sporting shark fins and having a good time on the North Shore Riverwalk by the Arkansas River. Jimmy’s return…

Girls’ weekend getaway

We could start by recommending the usual spas and salons that typically a girls’ weekend calls for – but we’re going to bet you and your friends might be looking for something a little more…adventurous. A little more Instagram-worthy. (Pssst…if you like our recommendations, we’ve saved you some time and started your trip at the…

GIVEAWAY: Tickets to Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood’s “Cry Pretty Tour 360” is coming to Verizon Arena in North Little Rock, Arkansas, on Saturday, May 4, and you could win two tickets! Just fill out the form below to enter to win. One entry per person; we will choose a winner Monday, April 15. Make a weekend of it… Hmm, it’s…