Between all the naps, of course.

 

Thursday, Nov. 26

Virtual Go!bbler Turkey Trot // It's baaaack. Everyone's favorite Thanksgiving run returns once again to help you earn your inevitable overeating. Runners can choose between 3, 4 or 6.5-mile courses, and even though this year's event is virtual, the costume contest is back and offering lots of prizes from your favorite Heights businesses. The best part? It doubles as a big food drive for the Arkansas Foodbank. Learn more here.

Keep on runnin': Fall Runs to Keep On Your Radar

 

Friday, Nov. 27

Black Friday Brunch at Raduno // Whether you're celebrating your retail conquests or just rolling out of bed, this is officially our new favorite tradition. Think all-day happy hour and menu specials. Dig in 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Learn more here.

COVID Cabaret with The Weekend Theater // Now that we've got your attention… This virtual event is bringing the fun of the stage to your living room. You'll see livestreamed performances from local singers, actors and dancers, all to raise funds for The Weekend Theater. It starts at 7:30 p.m. Learn more here.

 

Saturday, Nov. 28

Small Business Saturday // This Saturday is Small Business Saturday, and you'll have plenty of opportunities to support your local shops all across the city. Many stores are sweetening the deal by offering specials to shoppers like discounts, deals and giveaways. And don't forget about curbside pickup if you're playing it extra safe! 

Not sure where to start? Try this:

Bernice Art Bazaar at The Bernice Garden // Holidays full of art are the only ones we care to have. This outdoor market features shoppable works from local makers like Artful Logic, Rolling Hills Pottery and House of Shaeffer. You also join a painting class and enjoy live music, local eats and brews. Market hours are noon - 5 p.m. Learn more here.

Shop Black Live // Wallets at the ready. ReMix Ideas continues this weekly streaming market featuring local black entrepreneurs on Facebook Live and YouTube. It all starts at 3 p.m. Learn more here.

Shop on: 150+ Black-Owned Businesses to Support in Little Rock

 

Sunday, Nov. 29

Museum Store Sunday // Keeping with the weekend's local focus, museum stores around the city are hosting a curated shopping day to help support both artists and the museums. Think: the Arkansas Arts Center, Historic Arkansas Museum, Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, Esse Purse Museum and Clinton Library. Many shops have unique, one-day-only specials, so study up and stop in.

Live Full Out Celebration at Full Out Barre // Time to take a break from the stuffing and get moving with a day of free barre classes. Guests can also get in on on-site screen printing with Electric Ghost, just make sure to BYO-mask and keep your distance. The first class starts at 8:30 a.m. Learn more here.

Garden Yoga at Hocott's Garden Center // Let's keep the flow going with an outdoor yoga sesh surrounded by holiday decor and Christmas trees. Sounds like the perfect setting to us. The flow starts at 9 a.m. Learn more here. 

 

Saturday & Sunday, Nov. 28 & 29

Argenta Walking History Tour: Christmas Edition // Tell 'em Bob Cratchit sent you. The group behind Haunted Arkansas Tours is putting its ghosts to bed for the season and letting the holiday spirit take over. Participants will learn the history behind the neighborhood's original buildings, local legends, traditions and more, all with a dose of Christmas. Tours start at 2 p.m. each day. Learn more here.

  

Thursday-Sunday, Nov. 26-29

Virtual Arkansas Arts Center Museum School Sale // All year long, students of all ages attend the AAC’s Museum School classes to learn many a new artistic skill. Here’s your chance to 1) prove how amazing they are, 2) fill your empty walls and 3) do even more damage to your holiday shopping list. Bonus: Since it's all virtual, you have until Dec. 18 to snag a new favorite piece. Learn more here.

P.S. Did we mention the livestream studio tours?

 

Drive-In Movies:

North Little Rock Drive-In

  • "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" (2000) - Thursday at 5 p.m.

  • "Planes, Trains, and Automobiles" - Thursday at 7:10 p.m.

  • "Coming to America" - Thursday at 9:15 p.m.

  • "The Wizard of Oz" - Friday at 5:15 p.m. 

  • "Clueless" - Friday at 7:15 p.m.

  • "Steel Magnolias" - Friday at 9:15 p.m.

  • "The Sandlot" - Saturday at 5:15 p.m.

  • "Mean Girls" - Saturday at 7:40 p.m.

  • "Talladega Nights" - Saturday at 9:35 p.m.

MP Outdoor Cinema

  • "The Holiday" - Friday at 7 p.m.

  • "Back to the Future" - Saturday at 7 p.m.