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…

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…

North Little Rock open for business

Updated 7.12.19, 2:16 p.m. North Little Rock recently experienced historic river flooding, so you may see some areas blockaded while the city cleans up. The City of North Little Rock asks that visitors please respect all barricades and road and trail closures; they are there for your protection. There is still plenty to do in…

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…

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.