Little Rock’s unique River Market is the vibrant epicenter of downtown’s entertainment district. The River Market serves as the hub for capital city entertainment and family fun. It features two open-air pavilions, an amphitheatre on the banks of the Arkansas River with a capacity for 7,500 people, and an unparalleled indoor bazaar. The district offers an eclectic mix of shopping, cuisine, live music, arts and cultural attractions and the annual Farmers’ Market. The River Market is truly the place to eat, shop, play and stay in central Arkansas.
Ottenheimer Market Hall
The River Market's Ottenheimer Market Hall houses merchants who offer market specialties year round. Whether you're looking for something authentic to take home for dinner or just stopping by for lunch, there also is a wide selection of cuisine. Specialties include hand-crafted artisan breads and pastries, sensational homemade pies and cupcakes, meats and poultry – pork, beef, chicken, and turkey – smoked, barbecued, glazed, and deli cuts; locally roasted gourmet coffees and specialty espresso drinks, authentic Mexican, Japanese, Middle Eastern, and Central European cuisine and groceries, fruit smoothies, gourmet chocolates, jellies, preserves, sauces, spices, seasonings. If you've got a taste for unique foods, the Ottenheimer Market Hall is the place to be!
River Market Pavilions
Enjoy a spectacular backdrop view of the Arkansas River and Riverfest Amphitheatre. The spacious pavilions provide combined seating of 1,000 guests. Located between the two pavilions, you'll find the River Plaza – the perfect area for guest services. The two uniquely constructed pavilions serve as home for the River Market's Farmers' Market and offer the ideal setting for entertainment, special events, and cultural activities. No matter how large or small, every event is a big event at the River Market Pavilions –corporate functions or parties, picnics, wedding receptions, class reunions, cultural or church events, award ceremonies, fundraisers, and birthday parties.
Bill and Margaret Clark Room
The Bill and Margaret Clark Third Floor Multi-Purpose Facility is a loft-style room with hardwood floors and a view of the River Market District. It also has a commercial kitchen, great for a service area for food or beverages. The room comes equipped with buffet tables, seating tables, and chairs at no extra charge. The room can be used for dinners, birthday parties, wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, wedding showers, and company meetings. Room capacity of 100 people after tables and chairs.
Arkansas' premiere outdoor concert venue, Riverfest Amphitheatre hosts several concerts and events every year, from Riverfest to the Fourth of July Pops on the River special, national tours, and local celebrations.
400 President Clinton Avenue
Little Rock, AR