Tagged: burns park

Tour Little Rock: Discover These 13 Unique Places

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2018 12:27 am

You'll find education, the arts and defenders of the nation feel right at home in Little Rock.

Family’s Dream for Inclusive Playground Comes to Life in North Little Rock

by Alexis Crowe 11/1/2017 12:00 am

Thanks to the work of an incredible family and the North Little Rock Department of Parks & Recreation, Burns Park is now home to an inclusive playground.

The Top Dog Parks in the Metro

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 7/25/2017 12:00 am

If your four-legged friends could talk, this is where they'd ask to go.

Special Needs Playground in the Works for North Little Rock

by Alexis Crowe 7/28/2016 9:26 am

Parents of a special needs daughter and the North Little Rock Department of Parks and Recreation are working together to create an attraction that will be the first of its kind in the city: a playground designed specifically for those with special needs.

Get Unleashed at These 7 Metro Little Rock Dog Parks

by Blair Neel 7/7/2016 12:28 pm

When your kids and their pup need to roam, head to one of these dog parks in central Arkansas.

9 Things To See and Do on The Arkansas River Trail

by Blair Neel 4/6/2016 12:00 am

When the springtime sun is shining and a cool breeze is blowing, the Arkansas River Trail is a place for everyone.

The Glo Run is Coming to Little Rock

by Jess Ardrey 6/18/2015 4:40 am

Glow sticks, neon tutus and giant safari animals? No, it’s not the latest Stefon-approved night club. It’s The Glo Run, and it’s headed our way.

5 Events this Weekend to Get Your Family Jingling All the Way

by Jess Ardrey 12/12/2014 8:49 am

It’s another weekend jam-packed with holiday festivities, so here are a few of the best events for everyone in your home.

The Sprint Diaries: The Metro's Top Running Routes

by Jess Ardrey 11/10/2014 8:00 am

It's called The Natural State for a reason, you guys.

7 Family Festivals To Attend in May

by Blair Neel 5/1/2014 12:00 am

Enjoy the springtime weather, get out and enjoy your town. Here are five festive activities, including this weekend's Toad Suck Daze, Therapeutic Recreation Arts Festival and Bridge to the Future Festival.

River City 5K in North Little Rock Saturday

by Lauren James 6/28/2013 8:00 am

The 9th Annual River City Run/Walk 5K, the River City Ministry's annual event, is slated for 7:30 a.m. tomorrow (June 29) at Burns Park in North Little Rock.

Spring in Your Step: 3 Runs to Check Out this Week

by Lauren James 6/11/2013 8:00 am

If you're looking to have some fun running this week, you're in luck. Several spots around central Arkansas are offering fun runs, including the very colorful "Color Me Rad" 5K Saturday (June 15).

Get Active: 4 Outdoor Activities to Check Out This Week

by Lauren James 5/13/2013 8:00 am

Like cycling, running or golfing? There are a few fun outdoor activities to get you out of the house this week that will also help out a great cause. See what made our list.

First-Ever River Cities Dragon Boat Festival Coming to North Little Rock

by Lauren James 4/11/2013 8:00 am

On Saturday, May 18, teams will compete at Burns Park's Victory Lake for the champion title in Arkansas' first-ever Dragon Boat competition, benefiting the Children's Protection Center.

Photo Albums: Lacrosse in North Little Rock, Babysitting Training at the American Red Cross

by Little Rock Family Staff 4/1/2013 12:00 am

This month, our cameras caught participants and onlookers at this year's Little Rock LacrosseFest at Burns Park. We also met some future babysitters getting their official training at the American Red Cross Headquarters.

7 Things To Do In Central Arkansas This Weekend

by Blair Neel 2/21/2013 8:00 am

From outdoor festivals to riveting stage shows, there are plenty of ways to keep the family entertained in central Arkansas this weekend.

Fun and Games: Lacrosse

by Blair Neel 2/1/2013 12:00 am

For two days in February, Little Rock LacrosseFest will take over Burns Park in North Little Rock. Learn about North America’s oldest sport before you enjoy seeing the game played live on Feb. 23-24.

Five Central Arkansas Parks Worth a Winter Visit

by Lauren James 1/24/2013 8:00 am

We are in the middle of winter, but it is Arkansas and we all know that the weather can be a little unpredictable at times. For those slightly warmer days, get outside and enjoy the great outdoors at these parks in the area.

'Dash' to See Holiday Lights Saturday

by Lauren James 12/7/2012 8:00 am

A couple of events in Little Rock and North Little Rock are allowing the public to enjoy the holiday lights in a different way this weekend.