July 4, 2019

36th Annual Pops on the River

  • FREE: 3pm - 9pm, First Security Amphitheater on the Little Rock side of the river

  • Fireworks will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m. and are shot off the Main Street Bridge

  • The event is free to the public and a portion of proceeds benefit a local charity. This year’s benefiting charity is Rock City Rescue.

July 5, 2019

Little Night Market

  • The River Market Pavilion, Little Rock from 5PM to 11PM

  • This is a FREE and family-friendly event. Delicious food, drinks, local merchants and live music. SPREAD THE WORD! - Please share this event with your friends and family members. “One City. One Love.”

July 12, 2019

2nd Friday Art Night

  • Library Square, downtown Little Rock, July 12, 2019

  • Multiple galleries open to the public to showcase local talent. Live music, jewelry, art and artists. Go to see. Go to talk. Go to enjoy a night out.

July 13, 2019

Rodney block collective: a spike lee tribute

  • Ron Robinson Theater

  • a performance featuring the music from all of Spike Lee’s films

  • $15 for general admission seating. The doors open at 7:00 pm and the concert starts at 8:00 pm.

On-Going Activities


  • $25 per seat on July 5, 12, 19 & 27 at 8pm

  • Our summer blockbuster will be The Main Thing’s first disaster comedy, about a super-sized storm system that cuts the Natural State a new one! See how Arkansans adapt and survive when a giant tornado swoops up the last remaining wild hogs in the Ozarks and hurls them at Little Rock at 180 miles per hour.

  • Family-friendly show

NASA Hubble Space Telescope Exhibit

  • Laman Library in North Little Rock, AR

  • FREE: 2,200 square-foot exhibit that immerses visitors in the magnificence and mystery of the Hubble mission

  • The exhibit contains images and data taken by Hubble of planets, galaxies and regions around black holes

little rock scavenger hunt: big fun in little rock

  • This scavenger hunt is app-lead. No tour guide or reservation required.

  • through July 17, 2019

  • Arkansas’ capital city is not as small as it sounds. On this fun-filled Little Rock scavenger hunt, we trek across the beautiful city in search of storied buildings, epic sculptures and lovely views of the Arkansas River. How did the nine students at the Capitol Mall become national heroes? Who's pigging out at Riverfront Park? Find out on this scavenger hunt of Little Rock!

Arkansas Shakespeare Theater

  • UCA (Conway)

  • The Comedy of ErrorsGuys & DollsMacbethRomeo & Juliet

SOMA After Dark & Sessions at South on Main

  • Live music! Check it out at South on Main

  • Wednesdays & Fridays, $10 at the door for live music ranging from rock and funk to blue grass and Americana. A project by the Oxford American

Opening of "First Ladies of Arkansas: Women of Their Times" Exhibit

  • Old State House Museum, Little Rock

  • through 9/30/19

  • Explore the lives of Arkansas's first ladies by looking at the largest single collection of first ladies' gowns in the U.S. outside of the Smithsonian!

Tuesdays in July

Punch Line: Stand-up Comedy

$2 Terror Tuesdays

Clinton School of Public Service, River Market District, Little Rock
Vintage horror films including:
July 2 - Terror Tuesdays: The Terror (1963, TV-PG)
July 9 - Teenagers from Outer Space (1959, NR)
July 16 - The Wasp Woman (1959, NR)
July 25 - House on Haunted Hill (1959, NR)
Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Film starts at 7:00 p.m. Beer, wine, and concessions available.

Wednesdays in July

Movies in the Park - Free

FREE: Riverfront Park at the First Security Bank Amphitheater each Wednesday at sunset
July 3 - The Greatest Showman
July 10 - The Sandlot
July 17 - Dodgeball
July 24 - Jumanji
July 31 - The Help