Little Rock AFBCommunity
Artistic opportunities from theater to music to dance and more are no strangers to Pulaski and Lonoke county residents.
300 to 700 block of Main Street
North Little Rock, AR 72114 501-993-1234
Held downtown in the arts and entertainment district of North Little Rock, Argenta ArtWalk is the third Friday of each month. Shop, dine and view participating galleries and artists. For details on specific exhibits and monthly offerings, visit www.argentaartsdistrict.org or Argenta ArtWalk’s Facebook page at www.fb.com/argentaartwalk.
Arkansas Repertory Theatre
601 Main St.
Little Rock, AR 72201
Box Office 501-378-0405
The Arkansas Repertory Theatre is the state’s largest nonprofit professional theater company. The theater produces seven to 10 productions each year for an annual audience of more than 70,000. Productions range from contemporary comedies and dramas to the classics of dramatic literature. The theater also maintains arts in education programs in central Arkansas and across the state, enriching more than 12,000 young people each year.
Arkansas Symphony Orchestra
2417 N. Tyler St.
Little Rock, AR 72207 501-666-1761
The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra performs more than 60 concerts annually in various venues in Arkansas. The orchestra also serves central Arkansas through community outreach programs and live symphonic music education for more than 24,000 children and 200 schools.
520 Main St.
Little Rock, AR 72201 501-223-5150
Arkansas’ only professional ballet company, Ballet Arkansas produces a variety of local and touring shows. The troupe’s annual holiday performance of “The Nutcracker” is a community favorite. Check the troupe’s website for their season schedule, ticket prices and more.
Wildwood Park for the Arts
20919 Denny Road
Little Rock, AR 72223 501-821-7275
Wildwood Park for the Arts is in Little Rock’s Chenal Valley and is home to Arkansas’ largest botanical gardens including the 10-acre Richard C. Butler Arboretum, the Asian Woodland Garden and the 625-seat Lucy Lockett Cabe Festival Theatre. Wildwood Park for the Arts welcomes over 48,000 visitors a year and holds annual events such as the Wine and Food Festival, the LANTERNS! Festival and countless concerts, summer camps and classes.