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River Market District

Address: E. Markham St., Little Rock, AR
Phone Number: 501-375-2552
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80%
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Flea/ Street Markets, Sights & Landmarks, Shopping & Fashion
Activities: Shopping, Dining, City walk sightseeing
Owner description: Taste your way through this year-round, indoor market encompassing 10,000 square feet of...
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Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Flea/ Street Markets, Sights & Landmarks, Shopping & Fashion
Activities: Shopping, Dining, City walk sightseeing
Owner description: Taste your way through this year-round, indoor market encompassing 10,000 square feet of owner-operated shops, stalls and tables that sell food and unique products.

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Detroit
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178 reviews 178 reviews
44 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We enjoyed the array of boutiques offering creations from local artisans. The street and market place were very festive. The area offers every type of eatery ! There is a wonderful nature walk , museum and riverfront views as well

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Wow! This place is on the up-and-up!! There are some really cool things popping up right now. Lots of cool boutique shops all over. There's a great new mens' shop that has some really nice ties and accessories and the spice shop next door has really cool stuff. It's been a few years since I came back to visit, but... More 

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Saint-Beat, France
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318 reviews 318 reviews
144 attraction reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Worth spending half a day exploring the river market area. Great eateries, bars and shops to explore. Close to the riverwalk so you can spend time at the market then walk over Junction bridge and visit the garden. Lovely way to spend a day in downtown Little Rock, Dont forget to visit the food market - great hot takeaway food... More 

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Manteca, California
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170 reviews 170 reviews
32 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We loved the walk at the River Market. The sunset was beautiful . There is an elevator that will take you up to the walkway across the Arkansas River or you can take the stairs. The sunset was awesome. There is a walkway along the river that is really nice. Worth the look.

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Houston, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

A variety of selections, parking was easy and the area was clean. Didn't have much time there and it was hot so walking around wasn't an option. Would love to go back at another time and do some shopping!

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Hays, Kansas
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69 reviews 69 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stopped by on a weekday afternoon. A small food court was about all that we saw. There wasn't much else to see or do. We walked along the river a little. It looked like there might have been more to do if we had come by later.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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257 reviews 257 reviews
40 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If visiting Little Rock and wondering what to do, put the River Market on your list. There are many wonderful restaurants to choose from. From great steak to fried catfish, the River Market has it all. Along with many vendors the River Market offers a taste of The Rock. Down the street is the Clinton Museum and store. The Game... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The district is within walking distance from the Courtyard by Marriott Downtown. Little stores targeting both locals and visitors. Many things to see, try, and buy.

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Land O Lakes, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The River Market District is a great place to visit for a long weekend. There are tons of historic places to visit, endless shopping, and sightseeing a galore! Our favorite place was Riverfront Park. There was so much to see and do. It's a great place for cyclists, history buffs, and even young kids/families. The River Market District and Downtown... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

didn't dislike anything, beautiful day for it, nice crowd, great veggies. brought our green tomato's home and cooked them up right then, blanched the purple hull peas and speckled butter bean and divided and put in the freezer for another time

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