A weekly look at what's happening in
downtown Little Rock, Arkansas
 
 
What's happening?
 
 
 
Main Street Creative Corridor
Main Street, Markham south to I-630
NOV 12, 14: Lunchtime Express Yoga Class, Good Elephant, Main Street Mall, 101 East Capitol Avenue, Suite 102, 12:30 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 9: 2nd Friday Art Night - Bella Vita 10th Anniversary Party, Bella Vita Jewelry, 523 South Louisiana, Suite 175, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 13: 2019 Production Season Announcement, Arkansas Repertory Theater, 601 Main Street, 5:30 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 19: 2018 Bright the Night, Downtown Little Rock Partnership, Arkansas Children's, Capitol Plaza, the corner of Capitol Avenue and Main Street, 5:30 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: Lift the Rock, The Venture Center, Little Rock Technology Park, 417 Main Street, every Tuesday, 9-10 a.m. Networking for the startup and business community. Doors open at 8:30. Learn more.
Ongoing: 2nd Friday Art Night, various locations, every second Friday, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Learn more.
SoMa
NOV 10: Bernice Garden Vintage and Craft Market, The Bernice Garden, 1401 Main Street, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 15: John Paul White - Solo Acoustic, South on Main, 1304 Main Street, 7:00 p.m. Learn more.
DEC 6: Mandolin Orange [Americana], The Oxford Amerian, South on Main, 1304 Main Street, 8:00 p.m. Learn more.
DEC 8: Rodney Block Christmas Show, South on Main, 1304 Main Street, 10:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: The Bernice Garden Farmers' Market, The Bernice Garden, 1401 Main Street, every Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Learn more.
MacArthur Park
Historic District
NOV 10: PuppyUp Walk and Silent Auction, PuppyUp, MacArthur Park Pavilion, 601 East 9th Street, 11:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 10: The Harvest 'Hum', PubSing, Stone's Throw Brewing, 402 East 9th Street, 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 11: Vinyl Brunch, Stone's Throw Brewing, 402 East 9th Street, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 11: Super Sunday Free Family Fundays, Arkansas Arts Center, 501 East 9th Street, 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 12: Veterans Day Appreciation Event, AETN, Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs, MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History, 503 East 9th Street, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 12: Stars and Stripes Baseball and the American Flag, MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History, 503 East 9th Street, 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 13: June Freeman Lecture Series: "New Perspectives in Architecture Education", Architecture and Design Network, Arkansas Arts Center, 501 East 9th Street, 5:30 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 16: Health Care Symposium: The Future of Health Care in Arkansas, Clinton School of Public Service, UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, 1201 McMath Avenue, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 20: Movies at MacArthur - Death and the Civil War, MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History, 503 East 9th Street, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: Women in Networking Meetings, WIN of Pulaski, Arkansas Arts Center - CANVAS, every fourth Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Ongoing: Game Night, Stone's Throw Brewing, 402 East 9th Street, every Tuesday, 6:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: All Night Happy Hour, Stone's Throw Brewing, 402 East 9th Street, every Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: #ArkiePubTrivia, Stone's Throw Brewing, 402 East 9th Street, every Thursday, 6:30 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: Free Brewery Tour, Stone's Throw Brewing, 402 East 9th Street, every Saturday, 1:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: Randall Beer Infusion, Stone's Throw Brewing, 402 East 9th Street, every Saturday, 4:00 p.m. Learn more. 
 
Verizon Arena
In Downtown North Little Rock,
1 Verizon Arena Way. For ticket information link here 
(Verizon Arena) or here (Ticketmaster).
NOV 30: Steve Martin and Martin Short - An Evening You Will Forget For the Rest of Your Life
JAN 17: Justin Timberlake
JAN 20: METALLICA
FEB 15: James Taylor & Bonnie Raitt
FEB 17: Dwight Yoakham
MAY 4: Carrie Underwood
Argenta Arts District
In Downtown North Little Rock. For more information link here.
NOV 16: Argenta 3rd Friday Art Walk - 2018 AIA Arkansas Design Awards and Seldom Celebrated: civil engineering, studioMAIN, 413 North Main Street, 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing through NOV 17: The Lighter Side of the Apocalypse, The Joint, 301 Main Street, every Friday and Saturday, 8:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: Third Friday Argenta Art Walk, every third Friday, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Learn more. 
River Market District
Ongoing through NOV 10: Holiday House, Junior League of Little Rock, Arkansas Children's Hospital, Statehouse Convention Center, various times. Learn more.
Ongoing through NOV 10: FOCAL Used Book Sale, Central Arkansas Library System, 100 Rock Street, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 15: Truth Teller Award - A Reception and Ceremony Recognizing Elizabeth Eckford, Darragh Center, Central Arkansas Library System, 100 Rock Street, 5:30 p.m.
NOV 15-17: 42nd Annual CARTI Auxiliary Festival of Trees, CARTI, Statehouse Convention Center, various times and events. Learn more.
NOV 24: Think BIG Shop small - Small Business Saturday Event, Little Rock River Market, Downtown Little Rock Partnership, 400 President Clinton Avenue, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: 2nd Friday Art Night, various locations, every second Friday, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Learn more.
Little Rock (LRCVB) event listings also posted here.
East Village 
East of I-30, from Clinton Center south to 9th Street  
NOV 12: Speaker Series: Global Solutions as Part of the Global Leaders Summit, Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Avenue, 12:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 12: Speaker Series: Nick Schifrin - Saudi Arabia and the Midterm Elections' Impact on Foreign Policy, Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Avenue, 6:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 14: Speaker Series: Facing Washington: From Gilbert Stuart to the Dollar Bill, Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Avenue, 12:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 15: America Recycles Day - Recycling Drop Off for "Other Recyclables", Keep Little Rock Beautiful, 6th and Byrd Streets, 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
NOV 15: America Recycles Day - Recycling Reception, Keep Little Rock Beautiful, Lost Forty Brewing, 501 Byrd Street, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
NOV 15: Speaker Series: Bill Meyer - "Three Breaths and Begin: The Place and Potential for Meditation in the 21st Century Classroom", Arkansas Reading Association, Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Avenue, 6:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 16: Speaker Series: Rebecca Harper, Arkansas Reading Association, Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Avenue, 6:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 27: Speaker Series: Justin Driver - "The Schoolhouse Gate: Public Education, the Supreme Court, and the Battle for America's Constitutional Rights", Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Avenue, 6:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 28: Speaker Series: Joy Moore - "The Power of Presence", Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Avenue, 12:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 29: Speaker Series: Kathy Izard - "The Hundred Story Home", Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Avenue, 6:00 p.m. Learn more.
Robinson Center
For tickets, unless noted otherwise, link here.
NOV 10-11: Symphony Local, Arkansas Symphony Orchestra
NOV 20-25: Love Never Dies, Celebrity Attractions
DEC 22-23: Finding Neverland, Celebrity Attractions
JAN 21, 2019: The Beach Boys
FEB 12-17, 2019: The Book of Mormon, Celebrity Attractions
MAR 15-17, 2019: Evita, Celebrity Attractions
MAY 24-26, 2019: The Sound of Music, Celebrity Attractions
Around Downtown
For Live Music in the Metro (Little Rock Soiree), link here.
NOV 9, 11: Opera in the Rock, Double Feature: A 50's Night of Comic Opera, Opera in the Rock, The Studio Theater, 320 West 7th Street, 7:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 11: Arkansas History Program & Book Signing, Old State House Museum, 300 West Markham Street, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 14: QQA Membership Meeting & Greater Little Rock Preservation Awards, Historic Arkansas Museum, 200 East 3rd Street, 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Learn more.
DEC 2: 51st Annual Christmas Frolic, Historic Arkansas Museum, 200 East 3rd Street, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Learn more.
DEC 2: Holiday Open House, Old State House Museum, 300 West Markham Street, 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Learn more.
DEC 7-9: Arkansas Chamber Singers, Old State House Museum, 300 West Markham Street, 7:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing: 2nd Friday Art Night, various locations, every second Friday, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Learn more.
Nearby Member Events
Ongoing through NOV 11: Dance Harvest 2018 - featuring choreography by UA Little Rock dance faculty and students, UA Little Rock, University Theatre in the Center for Performing Arts, 2801 South University Drive, 7:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. Learn more.
NOV 13: Winthrop Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture Series: Pulitzer Prize winner Matthew Desmond, UA Little Rock, University Theatre and Fine Arts Building, 2801 South University Avenue, 4:30 p.m. Learn more.
Ongoing through NOV 16: Exhibit: "Day of the Dead Altar", UA Little Rock, Manners / Pappas Gallery, Fine Arts Building, 2801 South University Avenue, Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Ongoing through NOV 30: Exhibit: "Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation's Armed Forces", UA Little Rock, Sequoyah National Research Center, 5820 Asher Avenue, Suite 500, North Little Rock, 8:00 p.m.
 
     
Downtown Little Rock Partnership, 523 S. Louisiana Street, Suite 305, P.O. Box 1937, Little Rock, AR 72203
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Published Date: Nov 12, 2018