Top 10 Things to Do

1 34TH ANNUAL POPS! ON THE RIVER LITTLE ROCK July 4 The 34th Annual Pops! on the River salutes Independence Day inside Riverfront Park. The event has expanded to include a bigger fireworks show, activities for kids, food trucks and more. www.riverfestarkansas.com  2 MOVIES IN THE PARK LITTLE ROCK July 5 – July 26 Each…

Sips and Dips: Fresh Local Eats

The Perfect Appetizer and Cocktail Pairings to Start Your Summer Meal You really can’t beat the food of summer. No other season offers the most beautiful bounty of delicious fruits and vegetables. It’s the ultimate time of the year to visit local restaurants and find out what palatable creative genius Arkansas chefs have in store…

Farmers Markets Around Arkansas

CENTRAL ARKANSAS BAPTIST HEALTH FARMERS MARKET offers farmers markets at three different locations around central Arkansas. Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock Tuesdays from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located in the parking deck at 9601 Baptist Health Drive Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located in the front of the…

Son of a Preacher Man

Photography by Meredith Mashburn Matt Cooper believes in bringing people together, and his method is one steeped in tradition — food. Growing up, his family never ate out, unless they were on vacation. He found himself drawn to the welcoming atmosphere of the dinner table as they gathered to discuss their day. Even the process…

A Car Lover’s Dream: The Annual Petit Jean Car Show and Swap

Photography by Janet Warlick It’s probably not possible to overstate the impact of automobiles on American culture. Consider just one cultural aspect – music – and think of some of the songs that mention cars: “Maybellene,” “Hey Little Cobra,” “Little Deuce Coupe,” “Little Old Lady (From Pasadena),” “Little Red Corvette” “Pink Cadillac,” “Mustang Sally.” The…