November 2019 Happenings in North Little Rock, Arkansas
Press Releases
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 02:30 PM

The countdown begins: Northern Lights Festival November 30

There will be plenty of holiday festivities over Thanksgiving weekend in North Little Rock, and the highlight will be the Northern Lights Festival on Saturday, November 30, from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Argenta Plaza at 510 Main Street in downtown North Little Rock. Free, family-friendly fun, with horse carriage rides, real reindeer, Santa and Mrs. Claus, lighting of a new Christmas tree, live music, fireworks show and more!

The event marks the grand opening of Argenta Plaza, a public space for all of North Little Rock residents and visitors to enjoy, with water features, stage and "swings" under the front porch.


30+ restaurants in North Little Rock turning heads

With more than 200 restaurants in North Little Rock, where do you start? Here's an impressive list of local eateries recently reognized by local, regional and national outlets, such as Guy Fieri's Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, Southern Living, Travel and Leisure, Thrillist and The Travel Channel

Coffee and comedy: the perfect blend at The Joint

 The Joint Theater & Coffeehouse is a coffee shop by day, entertainment venue by night. And we do mean, pretty much every night, supplying world-class entertainment, libations and caffeine in the Argenta Arts District of North Little Rock. Catch their new show, The Night I Spent a Week in Arkansas, now through Saturday, November 23. Read More...

Picture This: Capturing History Through the Camera Lens

Explore an extensive collection of historic cameras from 1910 to the 2000s at the North Little Rock Heritage Center, including a 1914 Kodak No. 10A Century Studio camera, 35-millimeter models and Brownie snapshot cameras. The exhibit is free and open to the public on weekdays.

Save $10 on select seats at WWE Live Holiday Tour

WWE Raw superstars, including Universal Champion Seth Rollins, RAW Women's Champion Becky Lynch and United States Champion AJ Styles are bringing WWE Live Holiday Tour to North Little Rock's Simmons Bank Arena on Friday, November 29! Use the promo code THEMAN (online only) and get $10 off select seats. Offer valid 10 a.m. November 1 through November 29.

Here comes Santa Claus!

Santa arrives at McCain Mall Friday, November 15, at 6 pm. on a North Little Rock Fire Truck! Join Santa for milk, cookies and photos at Center Court. The next morning is Breakfast with Santa and holiday crafts with the North Little Rock Mayor's Youth Council. When you finish your holiday shopping, have your gifts wrapped at the ALS in Wonderland booth on the upper level across from Zales Jewelers. Proceeds earned will benefit ALS and Simon Youth Foundation.

Enter to win four tickets to Ballet Arkansas's Debut

Ballet Arkansas will bring Debut to Argenta Community Theater Friday, November 8, and Saturday, November 9. The production features contemporary, world-premiere works choreographed and performed by the professional dancers of Ballet Arkansas. You're invited to compare and contrast the works, as well as participate in stimulating discussions with each choreographer.

 Enter to win 4 tickets on our Facebook page!


Simmons Bank Arena lineup 



Casting Crowns, Hillsong, Elevation Worship - Nov. 7


WWE Live Holiday Tour - Nov. 29


Sesame Street LIVE - Dec. 10 & Dec. 11


NEW: Arkansas Razorback Basketball - December 21


Miranda Lambert - January 23, 2020


NEW: Winter Jam Tour Spectacular - January 25


NEW: Harlem Globetrotters - January 31, 2020


NEW: Korn and Breaking Benjamin - February 12


Monster Jam - February 29 - March 1, 2020


Professional Bull Riders - March 6 & March 7, 2020


TobyMac - March 13, 2020


NEW: Disney On Ice - April 2 - April 5


NF - April 9, 2020


NEW: Dan + Shay - September 17


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