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6 Weekend Events for Family Fun

by Lydia McAllister 11/17/2016 7:00 am

It seems the theme of this weekend is holiday shopping! Grab the family and head out to one of these holiday markets around the metro to get a jump-start on your holiday shopping list.

Governor Faces Challenge With War Memorial Stadium Plan (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/31/2016 7:05 am

Arkansas' support for War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock amounts to barely a fraction of the state's $5.3 billion budget. But you wouldn't have guessed that from a nearly packed room Gov. Asa Hutchinson faced last week.

Governor Wants to Move War Memorial Under Parks And Tourism

by Sarah Campbell 10/25/2016 2:50 pm

Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he will ask the state Legislature to move oversight of War Memorial Stadium under the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism.

5 Events for Weekend Fun: Razorback Game, Goat Festival & More!

by Lydia McAllister 9/29/2016 7:00 am

What better way to celebrate fall than at the Arkansas Razorbacks game at War Memorial Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 1? If sports aren't really your thing, we still have you covered. Check out the Arkansas Goat Festival at Perryville Park or Scott's High Cotton on the Bayou Festival at Scott Plantation Settlement for some old-fashioned fun.

5 Restaurants to Hit Before and After the Game

by Jess Ardrey 9/28/2016 5:32 pm

In the name of the burger, the pizza and the holy hog.

Wild Wines: 90th at Night!

by Arvest Bank 7/1/2016 12:00 am

Guests celebrated the Zoo’s 90th birthday at Wild Wines April 30 by sampling food from 50 restaurants and more than 200 wines donated by O’Looney’s Wine & Liquor. Inclement weather and a venue change to War Memorial Stadium didn’t keep zoo animals from making an appearance in the wine reserve room.

Arkansas Lawmakers Shop Competing Budget Plans (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/21/2016 7:08 am

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson backed off his plan to present two budget proposals. But that doesn't mean the Legislature won't have a slew of competing ideas on how to spend the state's money.

Bella Rustina Modern Vintage Market Returns This Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 3/8/2016 8:00 am

Rejoice, all ye lovers of things vintage and upcycled. You've got more than 220 vendor booths to peruse in the next few days. Bring the sneakers.

Jerry Cohen Named New Manager of War Memorial Stadium

by Alexis Crowe 6/8/2015 10:19 am

Jerry Cohen has been named manager of War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, effective July 1. Cohen replaces Charles W. Staggs, who is retiring after 29 years at the stadium.

Prepare Your Mind and Your Stomach for the Jewish Food and Cultural Festival

by Jess Ardrey 4/22/2015 9:20 am

You could say we’re a little excited about this weekend's festival, but then that would be an understatement.

Central Arkansas Group Asks NCAA for Division I Bowl at War Memorial

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/1/2015 11:44 am

If approved, a game to be played in December would match teams from the Sun Belt Conference, which includes Arkansas State University at Jonesboro, and the American Athletic Conference.

Weekend To-Do List: 11 Events That Will Do Your Heart Some Good

by Jess Ardrey 2/5/2015 8:34 am

Whether it's WWII poems or Julia Roberts, this weekend is shaping up pretty nicely.

Weekend To-Do List: 10 Events to Check Out

by Lee Hogan 9/26/2014 8:30 am

There is plenty to do this weekend in the Little Rock metro. Check out what made our to-do list!

Little Rocktoberfest Returns This Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 9/22/2014 8:30 am

The official first day of fall may come a little earlier, but we all know the season doesn't really begin until this crowd favorite gets rolling.

Weekend To-Do List: 10 Events to Check Out

by Lee Hogan 9/18/2014 11:30 am

The weekend is almost upon us! (Cue the collective cheers.) Here are a few happenings to check out around town.

Tickets Now on Sale for the 2nd Annual Rock Town Bacon Throwdown Sept. 20

by Jess Ardrey 9/17/2014 8:30 am

Show off your skills or just show up and eat. Either way, you win.

Jewish Food Festival Slated for April 27 at War Memorial Stadium

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

Who loves corned beef sandwiches, kosher hot dogs, latkes and challah? We sure do! Have a chance to try all of this and more when the Jewish Federation of Arkansas (JFAR) will hold its annual Jewish Food Festival on Sunday, April 27.

St. Vincent Announces Dates for Tour de Paul 2014

by Lee Hogan 3/27/2014 10:30 am

The St. Vincent Foundation announces dates for Tour de Paul, its annual series of wellness and fitness events. This year's events include tennis and golf tournaments and a 5K.

Stop by Little Rock Chamber's Serve the Rock Tonight

by Lauren James 3/13/2014 7:00 am

The 5th Annual Serve The Rock, presented by Arkansas Community Foundation, will get underway from 5-7 p.m. tonight (March 13) at War Memorial Stadium.

Is It 'If' Or 'When' Hogs Leave Little Rock? (AP Analysis)

by Kelly Kissel, The Associated Press 12/1/2013 11:12 am

The University of Arkansas' decision to further reduce the number of football games it plays at Little Rock should come as no surprise. The question now is whether, or when, central Arkansas will lose the games altogether.