Little Rock is a great place for families. I'll show you how to keep your kids healthy, happy and entertained in Little Rock
Things to Do
Little Rock has many attractions for kids. The downtown area alone can keep kids occupied with the Museum of Discovery, the fun Hillary Rodham Clinton Children's Library & Learning Center, the main library, Heifer's Global Village and more. We also have state parks, water parks and city parks to keep your family busy.
The Little Rock Zoo, near War Memorial Park, is a can't miss family attraction, and don't forget Arkansas Traveler's baseball. The new Big Rock Fun Park offers go-karts, bumper boats, mini-golf and more for your family.
- The Top 16 Family Outings in Little Rock
- Arkansas Museum of Discovery
- Hillary Rodham Clinton Children's Library & Learning Center
- The Big Rock Fun Park
Places to Eat
Little Rock has the typical Chuck E. Cheese, but don't stop there. Our local Purple Cow offers off a soda shop atmosphere with excellent food. All Aboard delivers your meal on a model train. If you don't want gimmicky, the Flying Fish is a nice place to have some excellent catfish and the Dixie Cafe is very family friendly. We also have excellent pizza in Little Rock (try Damgoode Pies). Check out the places where kids eat free.
Celebrations and Special Events
Little Rock has many places to plan your birthday party.
Be sure to check the local events before making your weekend plans.
School and Education
Check out the school calendars for the districts in Central Arkansas: the Little Rock School District, the Pulaski County Special School District, the North Little Rock School District and the Bryant School District.
We also have private Schools.
- Little Rock School District Calender
- North Little Rock School District Calender
- Little Rock Private Schools
Teens have a few options in Little Rock with some of the most popular designer shops, several movie theaters and water parks. Teens might also enjoy the Clinton Library and some of the other top attractions for adults. Central Arkansas is also the home of many colleges.