Tagged: riverfest

Riverfest Announces 40th Birthday Bash

by Jess Ardrey 9/7/2016 8:11 am

Fall festivals are on the horizon, but we've already got one June weekend blocked off on our calendars.

How to Do Riverfest Like a VIP

by Jess Ardrey 6/1/2016 5:12 pm

If you’re looking to hit the Natural State’s largest music and arts festival in style, here’s how to do it.

Live Music in Little Rock This Week

by Soirée Staff 5/31/2016 8:25 am

Brace yourself for the best musical lineup the metro will see all year.

Memorial Day Weekend: 8 Ideas for Family Fun

by Blair Neel 5/26/2016 1:30 pm

We plan to make the most of our three-day weekend! We've rounded up 8 ideas for family fun this Memorial Day, including a few indoor options in case of thunderstorms or rain.

First-Ever Springfest Takes Off This Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 3/31/2016 12:15 am

Ever since Riverfest announced this brand new family-friendly fest, we've been anxiously awaiting its arrival. Well folks, it's finally here. Here's your festival rundown.

Here's Who's Coming to Riverfest 2016

by Jess Ardrey 3/17/2016 7:02 am

It's the moment of truth. It's time to find out if splitting the festival into two separate events brought in the bigger and better musical acts for 2016. Drumroll, please.

Riverfest Announces Major Changes, New Festival

by Jess Ardrey 9/12/2015 7:26 am

With nearly 40 years under its belt, the downtown festival is shaking things up big time. Read on to find out more about all the changes coming our way next summer.

Sheryl Crow Recalls Getting Grounded in Jonesboro

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/1/2015 12:00 am

Very early into her hit-filled set list May 22, Sheryl Crow promised the Riverfest crowd an Arkansas anecdote from her time growing up in the Boothill of Missouri.

Photos: Riverfest Instagram Roundup

by Sandra McGrew 5/26/2015 8:45 am

Riverfest had it all this year: Celebrity selfies, fantastic live music and people rappelling off the side of buildings in downtown Little Rock. Here's the proof.

8 Can't-Miss Family Attractions at Riverfest

by Blair Neel 5/21/2015 12:00 pm

Riverfest sets up on the banks of the Arkansas River Friday (May 23) through Sunday (May 25). The adult lineup will please locals’ eclectic music tastes, and there’s plenty to entertain young revelers, too. Here are eight things families won’t want to miss!

5 Events for Weekend Fun: Riverfest, Splash Zone Opening and Special Olympics

by Blair Neel 5/21/2015 11:50 am

Breathe a sigh of relief--you've almost made it to your three-day weekend! If you're spending Memorial Day in central Arkansas, you'll find plenty of special holiday happenings, from concerts at Riverfest to the Special Olympics Summer Games!

Guess Who's Coming to Riverfest 2015

by Jess Ardrey 3/17/2015 10:03 am

It's the largest music and arts festival to hit Arkansas and you're going to want to know who's coming.

Riverfest Gets Started Today!

by Lauren James 5/23/2014 5:16 am

Music, arts and crafts, baggo, fun runs and more can be found this weekend at the 2014 Riverfest, taking over downtown Little Rock. It starts today!

Memorial Weekend To-Do List: 7 Things to Do

by Lauren James 5/22/2014 8:00 am

A three-day weekend is almost here! If you're looking to stick around Little Rock, there are plenty of things you can get into that are super fun, but pretty low-key. Here is our roundup.

Riverfest: Everything You Need to Know About the State's Biggest Music and Arts Fest

by Lauren James 5/22/2014 8:00 am

It's almost time! Riverfest, the state’s largest festival, is happening this weekend (May 23-25) along the Arkansas River in downtown Little Rock. Here's a rundown of everything you need to know about the super-fun music fest!

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.

Riverfest Half-Price Advance Tickets on Sale Today at Walgreens

by Lauren James 4/1/2014 8:00 am

Riverfest, Arkansas's largest and most popular music, arts and food festival, is getting closer and we all know what that means: half-price advance tickets go on sale!

Riverfest Reveals Final Headline Acts of This Year's Festival

by Lauren James 3/25/2014 10:07 am

Last announcement from Riverfest! Looks like CeeLo Green, Jamey Johnson and Robert Randolph & the Family Band will also take the stage at Riverfest this year.

Flowing on the River

by Staff 8/1/2013 12:01 am

Presented by Insalaco Tenenbaum Enterprises, Flowing on the River was a wine and craft beer tasting held in the River Market Pavilions prior to Riverfest. Bruce Cochran of Custom Beverage selected the boutique wines and Arkansas Craft Distributors provided the craft beers. Local restaurants provided hors d’oeuvres. Proceeds benefited Argenta Community Theater’s Summer Camp program, ACTing Up.

Photos: Scenes From 2013 Riverfest Weekend

by Lauren James 5/28/2013 8:36 am

Riverfest photographer Mark Wagner caught some of the live music action during the fun three-day festival over the holiday weekend.