Pinnacle Valley Restaurant located in the heart of Two Rivers and Maumelle Park at 8501 Pinnacle Valley Rd will be having its grand opening this Thursday, March 19 with a ribbon cutting ceremony taking place at 11 a.m. Menu options includes hamburgers, catfish, steak, chicken, pasta, and more! Hours of operation are Tuesday-Sunday 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Breakfast is served all day and deck service is also available. The restaurant will also have a convenience store and a private room for business and social meetings. For further information call 501-912-6734.
Your favorite Thai restaurant in Little Rock, kBird, will be closed for two weeks (March 25-April 6). “I will be going to Thailand to eat, talk, and learn … and return with new things for you to eat,” says owner Richard Glasgow.
The March Beer Dinner with The Southern Gourmasian and Stone’s Throw Brewing is set for Tuesday, March 24 at 6:30 p.m. “See what can be done with a full restaurant at their disposal! 6 beers, 5 courses. Call 501-313-5465 to make your reservation.”
Mark your calendars! One of your favorite farmers markets gets going next month. The Bernice Garden Farmer’s Market is set to re-open on Sunday, April 12th from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
The inaugural Mac ’N’ Cheez Festival is on Saturday, April 11 at War Memorial AT&T Stadium. From the coordinators: “Mac ’N’ Cheez Mania, Little Rock’s inaugural mac and cheese festival, is a fundraiser benefiting missions that serve children, hunger, health and education. This family friendly offers play space and booths for kids (of course all kids love mac and cheese!), yummy tasting, a mascot, t-shirts and some good music at an historic venue that’s covered for all weather and accessibility. Professional teams can register for $40, home cooks can register to participate for $20 and kid cooks 18 and under can participate in the Mac N Cheez cook off for free. Admission is $10 for adults and free for kids 12 and younger.”
The Faded Rose is serving crawfish every Wednesday beginning at 4 p.m. This will continue until sometime in May …and as a reminder … come out and enjoy TFR’s covered patio.
Third Thursday Throwdown is back! Waffle Wagon, The Beast, Fork in the Road, Katmandu MoMo, Hot Rod Wieners, The Pie Hole, and The Southern Gourmasian will be at the Crossfit (3309 Winchester in Benton) on Thursday, March 19 from 5-8 p.m.
St. Margaret’s Monday Food Truck Meet-Up will take place on Monday, March 30 from 5-8 p.m. at St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church (20900 Chenal Parkway). Participating trucks include The Pie Hole, Katmandu MoMo, The Beast, Hot Rod Wieners, Le Pops, Blackhound BBQ, Fork in the Road, and The Southern Gourmasian.
The 5th Annual Turkish Food Festival is set for Saturday, April 18 from 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. at the Little Rock Raindrop Turkish House. For more info, click here.
Come hang out at Eggshells Kitchen Co. this Thursday from 5-7 p.m. and enjoy the beginning of spring! They’ll have bacon-wrapped potato bites and homemade Samoa cookies. All free!