Weekend Plans: Christmas Parades, a Penguin Party and More

Thursday through Sunday The Tony® Award-winning musical phenomenon Les Misérables comes to Robinson Center in Little Rock this Thursday through Sunday. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Miserables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit.…

Buy Your Tickets for Home for the Holidays

Caring for others doesn’t have to stop after #GivingTuesday. This weekend, spend your Friday night at the second annual Home for the Holidays fundraiser for Our House. The fundraiser, presented by Dillard’s, will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Robinson Convention Center at 426 W. Markham St. in Little Rock. It’s described…

Inside ESSE’s Revealing New Exhibit

Katherine Stewart, travel writer Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism A new temporary exhibit at ESSE Purse Museum in Little Rock’s SoMa neighborhood highlights an unexpected mid-century trend in handbag design: plastic. “The Power of Plastics: Reshaping Mid-century Fashion” focuses primarily on the 1930s, ’40s and ’50s, when plastics were experiencing a design heyday after…

Big River Crossing Reaches One-Year Anniversary

Submitted by Big River Crossing MEMPHIS, TN—Big River Crossing, the country’s longest active bike-pedestrian rail bridge, celebrated its one-year anniversary on Sunday, October 22, 2017. Since last year’s grand opening, the bridge has welcomed 250,000 visitors from across the world and received regional, national and international acclaim for its architecture and state-of-the-art lighting display by…