River City


City Information

With expansive mountains, hot springs, lakes, and state parks, there is a lot to explore in Little Rock. Little Rock is home to a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, biking trails, walking trails, and canoeing. Outdoor attractions and events include the Big Dam Bridge, concerts in the Downtown River Market district, and the annual River Fest.  There are many historical sites to visit such as the Clinton Presidential Library. 


Housing

Average rental cost for a 2 bedroom in Little Rock and surrounding areas ranges between $500-$900/month. Most AmeriCorps members have a roommate. Popular neighborhoods include: Midtown, Downtown, and West Little Rock. 


Transportation

AmeriCorps members are encouraged to have a personal vehicle or carpool with teammates. Public transportation is unreliable and does not align well with the AmeriCorps member schedule.
Helpful Links

Events Calendar
Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau
City of Little Rock
Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce
Rock City Eats

Fun things to Do

Enjoy exploring artists' studios after hours at 2nd Friday Art Night, free of charge
Catch an Arkansas Travelers game at Dickey-Stephens Park
Check out this list of 31 Cool Things to Do in Metro Little Rock
Here's a list of free things to do