Create Little Rock’s annual Land in the Rock summer program is designed to entertain interns, law clerks, and medical residents who are here for the summer and demonstrate to them what Little Rock has to offer. These events are also for young professionals who have recently moved to Little Rock. Create Little Rock members are invited to all Land in the Rock events.. Sign up for the program at the links below and check out the schedule of events.
Employers: For more information or to submit a list of summer clerks/interns to be added to the mailing list, please contact Buckley O’Mell at the Little Rock Regional Chamber: firstname.lastname@example.org or 501-377-6005. You can also sign up below:
June Events – REGISTER HERE for all June Events
Wed, June 7
6:00 – 8:30 pm | River Market Pavilion
400 President Clinton
We’re throwing a welcome party with free pizza, beer, and wine in the River Market Pavilion overlooking Riverfront Park. Stick around after the party for a free showing of Academy Award winner La La Land at the First Security Amphitheater at sundown (approximately 8:30pm) as part of Movies in the Park. (See below for a complete Movies in the Park schedule.) REGISTER HERE!
Happy Hour Mixer @ the Venture Center in the Little Rock Tech Park
Thurs, June 15
5:30 – 7:30pm | 417 Main
The Venture Center is where entrepreneurs and startup companies go to turn ideas into reality through mentoring, programming, and curriculum. The VC will host a Land in the Rock mixer and showcase some of the cool startup companies that call Little Rock home. Free beer, wine, & snacks. REGISTER HERE!
Little Rock Rangers Minor League Soccer Game
Wed, June 21
6 pm | War Memorial Stadium
Little Rock’s minor league soccer team, the Little Rock Rangers, will be playing the Tulsa Athletics. Free tickets for LITR participants and CLR members who REGISTER HERE! Tailgating at 6pm, game at 7pm.
Arkansas River Cookout and Kayak Tours @ Rockwater Marina
Sun, June 25
4-7pm | 1600 Rockwater Blvd, North Little Rock
We’re grilling out at the Rockwater Marina on the North Little Rock river bank. We’ll have food, beer, and wine for those who register. REGISTER HERE!
Arkansas Travelers Baseball Game
Thurs, June 29
7:00 pm | Dickey-Stephens Park, NLR
Join us for a night at the ballpark in the Beer Garden as the Travs take on the San Antonio. Free admission for LITR participants and CLR members who REGISTER HERE!
Professional Development Lunch – July 13th (details coming soon)
Join us for a Professional Development Lunch at the Clinton School of Public Service (next to the Clinton Library) featuring 2 great speakers: Skip Rutherford, Dean of the Clinton School of Public Service, and Sam Smith, the human resources director for Baldwin & Shell. Skip will speak on networking and “rainmaking,” and Sam will talk about interviewing and resumes, including many pitfalls you may not be aware of. Box lunches will be provided at no charge for LITR participants who REGISTER HERE and are $10 for Create Little Rock members who ORDER HERE (or you bring a lunch with you).
Brewery Tour & Happy Hour @ Rebel Kettle Brewery
Thurs, July 20
5:30 – 7:30 | 822 E. 6th St
Get a tour of one of LR’s great craft breweries, and enjoy yard games, live music, and their covered patio.
Science After Dark @ the Museum of Discovery
Thurs, July 27
6:00-9:00 pm | Museum of Discovery
500 President Clinton Ave
Science After Dark is the Museum’s monthly event for those 21 and up. Pizza, beer, and cocktails will be available. We’ll cover the $5 entry fee for LITR participants.