LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Summer is coming to an end get your fun in with the family while you can!
34th Annual Cave City Watermelon Festival at Cave City Park
Watch a horseshoe pitching contest, play watermelon games and gorge yourself on a free watermelon feast then stick around for musical entertainment in the evening.
37th Annual Hope Watermelon Festival at Fair Park in Hope
Don't miss the Watermelon Olympics, in which local teams toss melons and vie for titles in other themed events. Or, step up to compete in the watermelon eating or seed spitting contests. Country music fans with enjoy a concert by Tracy Lawrence
Parking is $3 but event is FREE!
DIVAS, Inc. Kick-Off Soiree at Butler Center for Arkansas Studies Institute
This pre-party kicks off the 3rd Annual Girls Leadership & Empowerment Summit for young women ages 11-18. The reception will celebrate the upcoming summit with snacks, mingling and special guest speaker
Lil' Wild Ones: Nature Stories and Activities at Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center
Today, kids ages 4-8 will take a trip to the William E. "Bill" Clark Presidential Park Wetlands to discover all sorts of wildlife, right in downtown Little Rock.
Meteor Shower Mania at Pinnacle Mountain State Park
Join a park interpreter on a guided cruise to learn about stars and constellations. Then watch a slice of the annual Perseid meteor shower.
Advance payment required $12, kids 6-12 $6
TWO HUGE Consignment events:
Get your back to school clothes at Duck Duck Goose in West Little Rock at former USA Drug at Markham and Rodney Parham, or Rhea Lana at Hot Springs Convention Center.