Kerry Kraus


The Arkansas River Cities Sports Commission announced details of RazorRock 2010, which takes place Sept. 6-10. That means it’s officially Arkansas Razorback football season in Central Arkansas. Events take place throughout the week, which precedes the first Little Rock Razorback game on Sept. 11 at War Memorial Stadium. Though scheduled around a football game, there are activities highlighting music, film, food, art and culture in Arkansas.

Just a few of the events taking place include:

September 6

RazorRock Bike Rally, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., presented by River Trails Bike Rentals
RazorRock Foodie Festival, 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Dickey-Stephens Park, sponsored by the Argenta Downtown Council
RazorRock Movie Night, a screening of “War Eagle Arkansas,” 7:45 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Dickey-Stephens Park, offered by the Little Rock Film Festival

September 8

RazorRock Spirits: A Night of Art and Soul, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Argenta Arts District, presented by the Arkansas Arts Foundation

September 9

RazorRock After Hours at the Little Rock Zoo, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., presented by the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce in Partnership with the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau

The week culminates with a 7 p.m. pep rally on Friday, Sept. 10 at the Riverfest Amphtheatre in Little Rock’s Riverfront Park, followed by a Night of Arkansas Music Concert, sponsored by The Oxford American magazine. The rally features the University of Arkansas Marching Razorback Band, the Razorback cheerleaders and pom squad, and Tusk III, the official live Razorback mascot. A new single entitled “Woo Pig Fever” is presented live for the first time by the Little Rock/Los Angeles-based country comedy band 10 Horse Johnson. Performers scheduled to appear at the concert include The Salty Dogs, Jim Mize and True Soul Revue. 


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