Unusual Construction to Benefit Arkansas Foodbank

Playing and building with cans isn’t just for children. Just check out Canstruction, taking place Aug. 21-Sept. 5 at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock. Ingenuity and cleverness are put to the test as five area businesses construct

New American Rugby Pro Training Center in Little Rock

Arkansas has some exciting developments in the world of rugby. USA Rugby’s former Women’s National 7s Team Head Coach, Jules McCoy, has launched the American Rugby Pro Training Center in Little Rock. The Greater Little Rock Rugby Complex is perfect

Largest U.S. Towboat can be Viewed Traveling along the Arkansas River

The Motor Vessel Mississippi is the largest towboat ever built in the United States.  The 241-foot-long boat will be traveling down the Arkansas River, Aug 12-14.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has set up docking stations along the McClellan-Kerr

Eat My Catfish Does Fish Right

I’m always on the look-out for good catfish.  In all my many travels of this beautiful state, I have had many a good plate of catfish, in my mind the unofficial “food of the South.” No disrespect to barbecue intended.

Super Circus Heroes Coming to Verizon Arena Aug. 14

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® is bringing its new gold edition, complete with Super Circus Heroes, to North Little Rock on August 14.  The highly interactive, action filled evening introduces real life super heroes from around the world.  They

Pretty Downtown Perryville Worth a Detour

I hate to admit that I’ve always traveled through Perryville on my way to some other destination and have never explored the small community. That all changed not too long ago as I was in town for a young family

Look! Up in the Sky….Over Mid-Town Little Rock

From Friday, August 29 through Sunday, August 31, the skies over mid-town Little Rock will be filled with color…and a lot of hot air…as the Great War Memorial Balloon Race takes place.  There will be more than 20 balloons brought

Family Fun at Big Rock Fun Park in Little Rock

Big Rock Fun Park in Little Rock is a new attraction in town that aims to provide a venue for family fun. The park, located at 11411 Baseline Road, which is the near the Bass Pro Shop, has a mini-golf

Reality TV Stars in Conway This Weekend, July 19-20

Captain John Hillstrand from Discovery Channel’s Deadliest Catch and Tom Oar from History Channel’s Mountain Men will be the center of attention at the 4th annual Arkansas Outdoors Expo in Conway.  The hunting, fishing and outdoor show takes place in

Start your July 4th Observances Early with Music

What’s more appropriate for an Independence Day celebration than one featuring the Air National Guard Band of the Southwest?  Also known as the 531st Air Force Band, the group will perform a free concert on the grounds behind the MacArthur