North Little Rock

The devastating attack on Pearl Harbor that led to the United States’ entry into World War II took place 75 years ago on December 7, 1941.  Arkansas is uniquely poised to commemorate the event, because the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum (AIMM), anchored on the North Little Rock side of the Arkansas River, is the only …
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 its crew’s firefighting and rescue efforts during the December 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl …
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 gifting need, and with that wonderful Southern hospitality to boot! I’ve compiled a list that’s …
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 sweet! Juanita’s Candy Kitchen in Arkadelphia is well known for its thin homemade peanut, pecan …
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 mobile food experience for dogs and their pet parents. Stops are planned at dog parks …
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 don’t fight crime; they battle boredom. Award-winning clown Davis Vassallo from Italy makes his American …
  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 afternoon.  Trail activities include a lot of options that highlight hiking, biking ( both off …