The Red River District management hosts free events in the Red River District throughout the year to attract the young and young at heart:

  • Free Fridays Forever is a weekly concert in the Red River District that showcases some of the best local entertainment available.
  • Last Saturday is a family-friendly event that features artists and local vendors selling their handmade wares as well as live entertainment and activities for the kids. Hungry? Eat at one of our delicious restaurants or check out the featured food truck of the month.
  • Mardi Gras is celebrated in the Red River District with a big pre-parade party before each of the two largest Mardi Gras parades in the Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas region. Street performers, vendors, live music and kids' activities are sure to get the good times rolling under the Texas Street Bridge.