Top 9 Things To Do At Night In Little Rock, Arkansas

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Little Rock in Arkansas is a city to stop and see. Abundant attractions will ensure you have a memorable vacation in the city. Pinnacle Mountain State Park that features incredible vistas and hiking trails is not to be missed. Little Rock Zoo is a fun place to visit as you can meet more than 700 animals from over 200 species. If you bring your little ones, there is a playground and a carousel inside the zoo as well. Make a stop at the longest pedestrian bridge in the USA called Big Dam Bridge. From the bridge, you can admire the view of Murray Dam below you. Little Rock, however, should also be enjoyed during the night. Keep reading to find out the best things to do at night in Little Rock, Arkansas.

1. Play with friends at Mystery Mansion Escape Room

It is always extra fun when you get to spend time with family or friends, especially when on a vacation. If you happen to travel with your loved ones to Little Rock, you should be headed to Mystery Mansion Escape Room. Choose your game, crack the codes, solve the puzzles. Remember that you only have one hour. You need to cooperate with other people too. The clock starts ticking and there is only one way out.

Mystery Mansion Escape Room

Address: 2122 Broadway St, Little Rock, AR 72206, USA

Website: Mystery Mansion Escape Room

Opening hours: anytime

Price: from 28 USD

2. Watch a performance at the Arkansas Repertory Theatre

The theater hosts a variety of performances throughout the year and it is recommended to check what performances are on and book your ticket in advance as they are easily sold out. Also, depending on the performance, the theater offers post-performance activities, such as a special champagne toast and light hors d'oeuvres as well as pre-performance activities like a discussion with the director of the show. One thing for sure, all performances are inspiring.

Arkansas Repertory Theatre

Address: 601 Main St, Little Rock, AR 72201, USA

Website: Arkansas Repertory Theatre

Opening hours: depending on the performance

Price: from 65 USD

3. Match your steps at the Discovery Night Club

If you happen to be in Little Rock on a Saturday and you are looking for the best night to be spent in the best night club in the city, you should head to Discovery Night Club. Match your steps, dance till you drop and enjoy the drinks. It is time to turn up the heat. There is also a game area in the lobby where you can mingle with other visitors and play pool. One thing to note, you need to be 21 years of age or older to enter Discovery Night Club. So, don’t forget to bring your ID.

Discovery Night Club

Address: 1021 Jessie Rd, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA

Website: Discovery Night Club

Opening hours: 9pm - 5am (Saturday), closed (other days)

4. Drink a glass of beer at Cregeen's Irish Pub

Although you are in Little Rock, you can enjoy a beer at an Irish Pub by stopping by Cregeen’s Irish Pub. Order a glass of beer, or maybe more, and have a fun conversation with your buddies or any strangers next to you, if you happen to be alone. The pub also features a delectable selection of food and weekly live music. Walk in, choose your seat, order your beer from a selection of 50 beers on tap and enjoy the laid-back atmosphere.

Cregeen's Irish Pub

Address: 301 Main St, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA

Website: Cregeen's Irish Pub

Opening hours: 11am - 1am (Monday - Wednesday, Saturday), 11am - 2am (Thursday - Friday), 11am - 12am (Sunday)

Price: from 10 USD

5. Relish Czech and German classics at The Pantry Restaurant

Enjoy a superb meal before you go to sleep and you will sleep like a baby with a happy stomach. Indulge in Czech and German classics through a selection of appetizers, burgers, salads, and flatbread. Even better, the restaurant also serves signature cocktails, beers, wines and microbrews. Pantry’s Soup is a must try along with The Pantry Burger and apple strudel.

The Pantry Restaurant

Address: 11401 N Rodney Parham Rd, Little Rock, AR 72212, USA

Website: The Pantry Restaurant

Opening hours: 11am - 12am (Monday - Friday), 4pm - 12am (Saturday), closed (Sunday)

Price: from 15 USD

6. Laugh the night away at Loony Bin Comedy Club

Laugh the night away as you enjoy a comedy performance at Loony Bin Comedy Club. There will be a variety of comedy shows throughout the year and you have to check the club’s website first and book your ticket prior to coming to the club. Whichever show you book, it is guaranteed that you will not be able to stop laughing. You can also enjoy the show with the accompaniment of food and drinks served by the club. Order your favorite wine, beer or liquor, and popcorn, chips and salsa or whatever you like.

Loony Bin Comedy Club

Address: 10301 N Rodney Parham Rd, Little Rock, AR 72227, USA

Website: Loony Bin Comedy Club

Opening hours: 2pm - 9pm (Wednesday - Thursday), 12pm - 12am (Friday - Saturday), closed (other days)

Price: 8 USD

7. Go on a Haunted Argenta Ghost Tour

A spooky night in Little Rock should be interesting. The ghost tour presents the history, myths, legends, and tales popular in the area. This tour will be both entertaining, thrilling and give you goosebumps at the same time. When you do meet a ghost, stay cool and do not scream. What an unforgettable night it will be when you get your ticket to enjoy this ghost tour!

Haunted Argenta Ghost Tour

Address: 4700 Edgemere Rd, North Little Rock, AR 72116, USA

Website: Haunted Argenta Ghost Tour

Opening hours: 9am - 10pm (Sunday - Friday), closed (Saturday)

Price: 20 USD

8. Play a round of pool at Jones Brothers Pool Tables

Posted by Jones Brothers Pool Tables on Thursday, 14 February 2019

Finally, you can always opt to play a round of pool at Jones Brothers Pool Tables. Established in 1924, Jones Brothers Pool Tables is the largest billiard company in the entire state of Arkansas. Enjoy high-quality pool tables at a reasonable price. In addition to the pool, you are welcome to try other available games, such as shuffleboard, foosball, and darts.

Jones Brothers Pool Tables

Address: 309 W Broadway St, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA

Website: Jones Brothers Pool Tables

Opening hours: 8.30am - 5.30pm (Monday - Friday), 10am - 5pm (Saturday), closed (Sunday)

9. Climb a 30-foot wall at the Little Rock Climbing Center

For a healthy and fun night in Little Rock, you may want to make a stop at Little Rock Climbing Center and climb a 30-foot (9.1 meters) wall. You may think that climbing the wall is easy, but in reality, it is not. This is why you have to try it, especially if you have no experience at all. But no worries, if you are not an experienced climber. The place has everything for everyone. Whether you are young or a little bit old, experienced or inexperienced, you can have a great workout here.

Little Rock Climbing Center

Address: 12120 Colonel Glenn Rd #7000, Little Rock, AR 72210, USA

Website: Little Rock Climbing Center

Opening hours: 12pm - 10pm (Monday - Friday), 10am - 10pm (Saturday), 12pm - 8pm (Sunday)

Price: 16 USD

Little Rock is best enjoyed both days and nights

Skyline of Little Rock, Arkansas - 20050319
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Broooooooce used under PUBLIC DOMAIN

Balance the time you spend exploring Little Rock. Some days you can stay up all night to enjoy the activities mentioned above and some other days you sleep during the night and visit the attractions that are only open during the day. This way, you can have a truly memorable vacation in the capital of Arkansas.

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