Happy Friday everyone!
We've decided to start a new post each week with a list of free events for families in our viewing area. If you have a FREE event you'd like to us to include please send information to firstname.lastname@example.org or share it with us on our KATV Good Morning Arkansas Facebook page.
Sunday, June 2 Wildwood Park for the Arts is hosting Building WILD! Community in West Little Rock from Noon-4 p.m. Wildwood invites members of the West Little Rock community to come out for a picnic and fishing gathering to get to know your neighbors and the Park. They do suggest you bring fishing poles, blankets, and a picnic (or you can bring cash to purchase food and drinks on site). There will be lawn games for the families to enjoy and tours of the gardens and indoor theatre at Wildwood Park. Wildwood Park for the Arts is located at 20919 Denny Road in Little Rock. You can find more information at wildwoodpark.org or by calling 501-821-7275.
Sunday, June 2 & Monday June 3 The Hot Rod Power Tour will make 2 stops in Arkansas. On Sunday, the Tour will be in Texarkana, Ark. Then, at the Arkansas State Fairgrounds from Noon-7 p.m. This is event is free for spectators, but there is a fee to register a car. For more details visit www.HotRod.com
Wednesday, June 5 The Little Rock Marathon & Go! Running have partnered to host a Free National Running Day Run/Walk. The event is at 6 a.m. at Murray Park in Little Rock. This is a great chance for those thinking about starting running to meet other runners & get started. Although the event is free, registration is required. To register visit http://register.macsrts.com/search/event.aspx?id=21165.
Wednesday, June 5 a new event called Jazz in the Park kicks off in downtown Little Rock this Wednesday. Each Wednesday night in June and July from 5:30-7:30 p.m. a different jazz group will hold a FREE concert in the History Pavilion of Riverfront Park in Little Rock. Rodney Block & The Real Music Lovers are the performing for opening night.