8 Events for Weekend Family Fun
Festivals, ice cream sundaes and a consignment sale await.
Little Rock Paper Airplane Festival at Clinton Presidential Park: Hosted by the Lymphomaniac Society, this family-friendly event raises money to help those currently being treated for cancer. The event features exhibitors talking about the mechanics of paper airplanes, what it takes to create the perfect paper aircraft, sustainability and recycling. Kids can then compete in three age groups to see whose paper craft flies the furthest. The fun starts at 10 a.m. Admission is $20 per family through Sept. 6 and $25 per family on the day of the event. Click here for more info.
Arkansas Children’s Hospital Superhero Dash-N-Bash at War Memorial Stadium: A superhero fundraising event for the patients and families impacted by childhood cancer & blood diseases at Arkansas Children’s Hospital. There will be food, bounce houses, real life superheroes, music, a memorial balloon release, victory walk and more! Kramer from HOT 94.9 emcees the event from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Adult registration is $30 and kids 12 and under can get in for $20. Click here for more info.
Ice Cream Social at CALS Terry Library: Make your own ice cream sundae with all the toppings, and enjoy an ice-cream themed activity and craft! All ages are welcome to attend this family event. The delicious fun goes from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Click here for info. FREE!
Harvest Night at the Arkansas Foodbank: This family friendly event at the Arkansas Foodbank includes a southern-style dinner of barbecue and catfish, local craft beverages, live entertainment and children’s activities like a petting zoo and bounce houses. A relaxed atmosphere provides a night of fun for the whole family, while raising awareness about the Arkansas Foodbank’s work from 5-8 p.m. Tickets are $40 for adults and free for kids. Click here for more details.
Mommy & Daughter Afternoon Tea at Honey Pies: Afternoon tea is the perfect occasion to not only enjoy tea delicacies but show off that pretty tea length dress. During the lesson, attendees will learn the basics of tea etiquette and service. Various finger foods will be served along with a choice of tea. Tea starts at 2:30 p.m. and tickets are $59.50 per pair. Click here for more info.
True Girl: Pajama Party Tour at The Summit Church: This fun event is just for moms and daughters (aimed at ages 7-12) — so put on your comfiest pajamas and head over! With live music, a fashion show, interactive games and more, attendees will learn about inner beauty and embracing who they were created to be. The fun goes from 6:30-9 p.m. and tickets range from $18-$75. Visit the website for more information.
Super Sunday Free Family Funday at Hillary Rodham Clinton Children's Library: Head to the library for this free Arkansas Arts Center program! Drop by between noon-3 p.m. for art making fun for the whole family. Click here for info. FREE!
Rhea Lana's Consignment Event in Little Rock: Discount shoppers, get your shopping bags ready. Rhea Lana's is a consignment sale offering gently used children's items, maternity clothes, toys and more. Admission and parking are free. The sale is taking place at 2616 S. Shackleford Road (formerly Gordman's) from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Visit the Facebook page for more information.