Category archives: Blog

Lunching in Little Rock: The Root Cafe

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In our new blog series, Lunching in Little Rock, Michael Kirkpatrick will explore and review the city’s best restaurants – all in time to get back to the office. First up is The Root Cafe at 1500 Main St., a vegetarian-friendly restaurant with a great burger. My son, Willem, took a class at the Innovation Hub this week. I picked him up at noon, so we deci[...]

Learn While You Drink at Science Cafe Little Rock

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Science Cafe Little Rock is back this month, this time at Hibernia Irish Tavern, according to a news release. Science Cafe Little Rock, a panel discussion that explores different scientific topics in a relaxed atmosphere, is held on the fourth Tuesday of most months. This month’s event will take place at 9700 N. Rodney Parham Rd. from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tue[...]

Retinol: An Anti-Aging Skin Care Product

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There are so many different skin care brands and skin care products saturating the market right now, it is hard to know exactly what is best for anti-aging.  You hear of products with growth factors, Vitamin C, or hyaluronic acid in them to help reduce fine lines and wrinkles.  While all those are great ingredients for your skin, the best product to give you[...]

Rock Town Distillery Turns 7

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Need plans for this weekend? Rock Town Distillery has you covered. The company is throwing a party Saturday to celebrate seven years of making whiskey in Little Rock. You may have been on one of their tours or gone to a bottling party, but it wasn’t like this. The distillery is offering free tours from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. during the day. A food truck wil[...]

The Weekend Theater Celebrates 25th Anniversary

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The Weekend Theater in downtown Little Rock kicks off its 25th anniversary season this month with the first of nine productions, including four musicals and five dramas. “To commemorate our milestone anniversary, we had a Back by Popular Demand campaign and asked our audiences to vote for the shows they would most like to see return to the stage,” said Ja[...]

5 Things to Do Around Little Rock This Weekend

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Father's Day is this weekend and there's no better way to celebrate than spending quality time with him. Get outside, enjoy summer, eat great food and have fun with dad! Saturday Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom Noon - 6 p.m. Hosted by the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, this annual commemoration of the end of slavery is an event rooted in history an[...]

Free Dive-In Movies Return to Fayetteville

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Grab your swimsuit and your favorite floatie and head over to Dive-In Movies at Wilson Park Pool. Thanks to the continued generosity of the Fayetteville Fire Fighters Association, Fayetteville Parks and Recreation is offering free Movies in the Park again in 2017. All movies begin at dark and are open to the public. The first movie of the season will b[...]

Garden Party: Art and Cocktails in the Ozarks

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Garden party? Count us in. The Botanical Garden of the Ozarks will celebrate “vibrant, early summer garden beauty” Tuesday at the 10th Annual Art & Cocktails in the Garden, a flier says. Attendees will sample hors d’oeuvres, martinis and craft beer while they enjoy art in a natural setting. Local art will be presented by the Fayetteville Art Alliance[...]