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
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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

  • La Petite Roche Plaza (The Little Rock)

    400 President Clinton Avenue, Little Rock, AR, 72201

    This rock outcropping discovered in 1722 by French explorer Jean-Baptiste Benard de la Harpe was referred to as the"Little Rock" to distinguish it from the "Big Rock" upstream. It is one of the most important landmarks in Arkansas.

  • H.U. Lee International Gate and Garden

    101 E. Markham St., Little Rock, AR, 72201

    The H.U. Lee International Gate and Garden is an oasis of Korean culture, in the heart of downtown Little Rock.

  • Vogel Schwartz Sculpture Garden

    Riverfront Park, Little Rock, AR, 72201

    This dynamic sculpture garden is located north of the Little Rock Marriott Hotel and east toward the River Market. Here you will find a collection of over 70 public art sculptures placed in beautiful surroundings along the bank of the Arkansas River.

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

  • Ballet Arkansas Nutty Nutcracker

    The Nutty Nutcracker is perfect for those looking for laughter this holiday season. This world-premiere production is filled with hijinks and humor for the whole family.

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!