Visit SoMa, Little Rock

Southside Main Street, SoMa, in Little Rock is a historic district located south of Interstate 630 from the core of downtown. The area has seen momentous revitalization and is currently a thriving, walkable, family-friendly hot spot in the city. Attractions like Rock Town Distillery, Arkansas's award winning distillery, have relocated here, and new businesses are steadily moving in.

Popular annual community events here include the SoMardi Gras Parade and the Arkansas Cornbread Festival, which attract large crowds every year. Also in the district is the ESSE Purse Museum, the only purse museum in the U.S. and one of only three in the world. The literary quarterly Oxford American is based here and popular eateries like the Root Cafe and Community Bakery are landmark places to refuel at while in the neighborhood.