Things To Do in Little Rock





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River Market - Home to a variety of festivals and concerts, this park is the center of activity in Little Rock. Here you can see the actual "little rock" that inspired European-explorer Benard de la Harpe to name the city. Children can enjoy the playground, while adults check out the history pavilion, which offers background on the park and the city. Bands often perform at the amphitheater.

The Museum of Discovery - At this museum, "hands on" is the rule. Children and adults are encouraged to participate in the exhibits and displays, and have fun learning about science, technology, nature and history along the way. Some of the interactive exhibits include the Health Hall, where you can learn about parts of the body; Worlds of the Forest, which includes an insect zoo; and the Tech Lab, which lets you build your own robot.

Little Rock Tours and Travel - Little Rock Tours can take care of all your tour and travel needs. Little Rock Tours offers an extensive list of sightseeing tours; charter service featuring late model motorcoaches and vans; plus a Murder Mystery Dinner Theater, Supper Club, and group travel planning services.

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Riverfest - Riverfest is a celebration of visual and performing arts that is held annually over Memorial Day weekend on the banks of the Arkansas River in Little Rock and North Little Rock. Riverfest is the largest single event in the state of Arkansas with a rich tradition.

Annual Barbershop Harmony Show - Enjoy an evening of acappella harmony presented by the award-winning Diamond State Chorus. Also appearing will be several groups from the greater Little Rock area. Songs range from the treasured gems from the early part of the 20th century, up through modern tunes re-written for the barbershop style.

Annual Taste of the Town - Taste of the Town has become one of the area’s leading business networking events with more than 30 local restaurants, caterers and drink distributors participating and over 1,200 attendees. Don't miss out on this great event!

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Mt. Fuji Japanese Restaurant - We want you to make plans to come to Mt. Fuji Restaurant and try our delicious food. Our restaurant opened in 1986 and is still the most authentic Japanese restaurant today in Little Rock. We serve sushi, tempura, teriyaki dishes, noodles and many other kinds of authentic Japanese food.

Dizzy's Grill and Bistro - An eclectic mix of American, European & Cajun fare to satisfy the most worldly of palettes. Coupled with a wide selection of beer & wine, Dizzy's Gypsy Bistro specializes in gourmet salads & pastas with all sauces made from scratch.

The Faded Rose - Cajun restaurant offering lunch and dinner. The menu extensive cuisine and the wine list can be tasted as you treat yourself to the Faded Rose! They have been picked by Little Rock Monthly the winner of Best Steaks and Best Wait Staff!

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