Dedication of USS Hoga at Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum

A dedication for the tugboat USS Hoga took place during a Pearl Harbor commemoration ceremony Dec. 7 at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum in North Little Rock. The 100-foot vessel gained National Historic Landmark status in the late 1980s for

Shop Central Arkansas Like a Local This Holiday Season

If you haven’t started your holiday shopping (like me!), it’s not too late! And don’t feel pressured to rush to a big box store – there are tons of locally owned businesses within central Arkansas that can fulfill your every

June Brings the Best of Fresh Produce to Central Arkansas Farmers Markets

One of the absolute best things about June in Arkansas is the abundance of fresh produce found at farmers markets about the state. There’s nothing quite like home-grown foods and they are plentiful now. Here are some of the larger

Drink Without Driving In Little Rock and North Little Rock

Craft beers have become the “drink de jour” lately with breweries popping up all over Arkansas. But touring a number of them or even all of them can be problematic when it comes to transportation. A new company – Little

Arkansas Products Make Great Holiday Gifts

It’s the holiday season, and the travel writers for Arkansas Tourism decided we’d offer some suggestions of Arkansas products that make great gifts! Here are just a few from our areas of The Natural State. Zoie Clift Everyone likes something

Arkansas Food Trucks Have Gone to the Dogs

On the heels of National Dog Day comes another treat for your four-legged friend for those in central and northwest Arkansas. Milo’s Kitchen brand dog treats is getting in on the massively popular local food truck trend by launching a

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

Splash Away the Heat at a Central Arkansas Water Playground

It’s July…famous for being one of Arkansas’s hotter months. Summer is in full swing so it’s time to look for ways to stay cool. There’s no better place to do that than at a water park or splash pad. Central

Arkansas Trails Day Celebration in Central Arkansas

  This Saturday ( May 31) an Arkansas Trails Day celebration is on the agenda for Little Rock and North Little Rock. The central meeting location is Burns Park with various trail events taking place throughout the morning and early

Cher’s Dress to Kill Tour Stops in North Little Rock March 28

Verizon Arena in downtown North Little Rock will be rocking and rolling on March 28 as Cher’s Dress to Kill Tour hits the stage. This will be the ageless rocker’s eighth solo concert tour highlighting her 26th album “Closer to