In The River Market

Jazz in the Park returns in September

Jazz in the Park returns in September

Posted on September 20, 2021
If you like jazz, you’ll love Jazz in the Park, featuring local musicians and their soulful tunes. Read More
Feel "Brand New" in Little Rock

Feel "Brand New" in Little Rock

Posted on August 16, 2021
Little Rock is alive in a Big way. Here in Arkansas’s capital city, we celebrate... Read More
Little Rock Farmers' Market

Little Rock Farmers' Market

Posted on August 16, 2021
For some, the River Market district is the lifeblood of Little Rock’s downtown scene. For others, it’s a place to do business, a place to grab a marvelous meal, meet up with friends or catch some great Arkansas live music. No matter who you are, the River Market district is a good time. Read More

Attractions

  • Riverfront Park

    400 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock, AR, 72201

    Riverfront Park stretches eleven blocks on the south bank of the Arkansas River in downtown Little Rock, arguably one of the best public parks in the country.

  • River Market Parking Deck

    500 East 2nd Street, Little Rock, AR, 72201

    A city-owned and operated parking deck centrally located in the Little Rock River Market District.

Dine & Drink

  • Rock City Taco

    Rock City Taco is located in beautiful Downtown Little Rock serving mouth watering smoked meat tacos and more, Discover the new taste of the capital city.

  • Cannibal and Craft

    A two-story premium craft cocktail and nightclub experience in Little Rock's River Market neighborhood.

EVENTS

  • CALS Roberts Library Bonus Saturday

    Join us Saturday, October 23 in the 2nd Floor Research Room (Roberts Library) for Bonus Saturday. We will be open from noon to 4pm and staff will be ready assist you with your genealogy questions and queries.

  • CALS, DLRP, Mexican Consulate to host Day of the Dead Celebration

    The celebration – hosted by the Downtown Little Rock Partnership, Central Arkansas Library System, and Mexican Consulate of Little Rock – will be held in the form of an Alley Party from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 2 at the Central Arkansas Library System’s Main Library Alley.

Ottenheimer Hall

For many, the River Market district is the lifeblood of Little Rock's downtown scene. It is a place to do business, grab a marvelous meal, meet up with friends or catch some great Arkansas live music. No matter who you are, or what you’re after, the River Market district is sure to be a good time. 

The River Market also stands as the unofficial cultural center of Little Rock. On any given day you'll find international cuisine, skilled Arkansas artists practicing their crafts and Arkansas live music - be it a one-man band in the River Market pavilion, local and regional artists at a Jazz in the Park concert or a national act in the amphitheater. 

Also enjoy the Little Rock sculpture garden, one of the many museums in the district, catch the Farmer's Market or shop for clothing and more in nearby boutiques. The River Market is a short walk, or streetcar ride, from most downtown hotels, making it one of the best spots to eat, shop, play and stay in Little Rock!