Tags archives: downtown-little-rock

Drink Up at the Great Arkansas Beer Festival

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If you love beer, there’s no better place to be Saturday than the Great Arkansas Beer Festival at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock. With more than 100 breweries and over 400 beers at the festival, there will be something for everyone. Local favorites like Flyway Brewing, Ozark Beer Company, Blue Canoe Brewing Company, Lost Forty Br[...]

River Market Tower Hosts Open House

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Little Rock - River Market Tower is hosting an open house on Wednesday, May 24 from 5-7 pm at River Market Tower. Appetizers and wine from ZIN will be served. Arkansas Artist, Bob Snider, will be on hand painting a picture of the downtown skyline. Plus several other pieces of art will be available from Gallery Central. Come join the fun and be sure to enter[...]

Loft Living Downtown Main Street

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  K-Lofts apartments was the first rehabilitation project on Main Street, which led to the development of all of the other buildings around 315 Main Street in Little Rock. The original job of restoring the building began in 2013, before it went dormant. Matt Foster of MWF Construction LLC teamed up with Oregon developer Scott Reed to revive the pr[...]

Small City, Big Ambitions

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By Shelby Styron :: Photography by Jamison Mosley   Move over high-rise lofts and entertainment spots. Entrepreneurs are ready to drive new energy into the redevelopment of the downtown area. Can such innovation make Little Rock the new Austin?     wenty years ago, the River Market was a bunch of vacant warehouses. That’s what[...]

Arkansas' Most Instagramable Locations Vol. II

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In my most recent post on AY's blog, I covered a unique set of places that I believe have truly placed Arkansas and its natural beauty in the global eye through Instagram. But the initial list doesn't even begin to scratch the surface of  The Natural State and so, without further ado, allow me to present the second volume of Arkansas' Most Instagramable Loca[...]

Libation of the Week: Mix with Mezcal

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This week's libation comes from 109 & Co. on Main Street in Little Rock: the Illegal Dulce. It's a tasty combination of Ilegal Joven Mezcal; Damiana, an herbal-based liqueur; Cuarenta y Tres, a citrus-based liqueur; fresh lime juice; and Aztec chocolate bitters. Served in a traditional champagne glass, it's a nice departure for tequila afecionados, like[...]