Dog Friendly Activities in Little Rock, AR

There are 17 dog friendly activities in Little Rock. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Little Rock.

Pet Friendly Little Rock River Market District
Little Rock River Market District The place to be and be seen in Little Rock is the River Market District, located along the downtown waterfront. The area offers visitors a chance to visit quaint and quirky shops, dine in one of many great restaurants, and visit the Farmer's Market (held every Tuesday and Saturday from May through October). Dogs are welcome to accompany their owners through the open air streets of the district and at some outdoor dining spots. Man's best friend must remain on a leash at all times, and owners must pick up after Fido. See Details
Pet Friendly Bark Bar
Bark Bar BringFido to Bark Bar to romp in its off-leash play area. Bark Bar is Arkansas' first indoor/outdoor dog play area and bar. While your pooch plays, grab a drink, whether it be a coffee, local brew or creative cocktail. Treat your canine companion to a Spaniel Sundae, a plate of Mini Carrots, or a Dog's Dog with a Doggie Ale to wash it all down. A small selection of human food is served as well. All pets must have a single day pass, a monthly membership, or an annual membership to enter the premises. Dog owners should head to Bark Bar's website to read its list of rules and regulations carefully before purchasing a pass. See Details
Tractor Supply Co. Tractor Supply Co. is pet-friendly. This chain DIY store welcomes dogs to join their owners throughout the store, as long as they are leashed and well-behaved. Bring your pooch along to help you sniff out a new wheelbarrow, buckets, feed and other supplies. This location also has a dog wash center. Tractor Supply Co. is open Monday through Saturday from 8am to 9pm and Sunday from 9am to 7pm. See Details
Cantrell Ace Hardware Cantrell Ace Hardware is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to sniff out items for home improvements and more. Leashed pups are welcome inside, as long as they are well-behaved and willing to help with DIY projects. Cantrell Ace Hardware is open Monday through Saturday from 8am to 6pm. See Details
McArthur Bark Park McArthur Bark Park is a fenced dog park located within McArthur Park. The dog park occupies a two acre parcel in the southeast corner of MacArthur Park (across from the Bowen Law School), and provides over sixty parking spaces with LED lighting. It also includes a five foot chain link perimeter fence, “double gate” entrances with prominent rules signage, separate area for small dogs (less than 30 pounds), pet waste disposal stations, and watering stations. See Details
Pinnacle Mountain State Park Pinnacle Mountain State Park is a day-use park offers a variety of outdoor adventure on the Big and Little Maumelle Rivers, in the Arkansas Arboretum, and along over 15 miles of trails including 7 miles of challenging mountain bike trails. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times. See Details
JOANN Fabrics and Crafts JOANN Fabric and Crafts is pet-friendly. This chain provides a wide range of fabrics. You can also enjoy sewing classes and more. Leashed dogs are welcome inside, as long as they are well-behaved. JOANN Fabrics and Crafts is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 9pm and Sunday from 10am to 7pm. See Details
Paws Park at Murray Paws Park at Murray Park is an off-leash dog park that offers a larger area for dogs over 30 lbs and one for dogs under 30 lbs. This is a great environment for you and your dog to come and play. There are tubs that your dog may swim in, benches that you may rest on, tennis balls, tables to sit at, and other random toys for your dog to enjoy. The park is almost completely shaded. See Details
Clinton Presidential Center Leashed dogs are welcome to join their humans on the grounds of the Clinton Presidential Center. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times and clean up after him. See Details
Footlights Dance Store Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Footlights Dance Store in Little Rock, Arizona. This one-stop dance shop has everything you need to get those paws tapping. The shelves are stocked with dance and tap shoes; leotards and outfits; and lots of other dance-related items. Footlights Dance Store is open Monday through Friday from 10am to 6pm and Saturday from 10am to 5pm. See Details
Rocky Valley Trail Rocky Valley Trail in Pinnacle Mountain State Park is dog-friendly! The trail is marked in green blazes. It is a two-mile loop, which enters a heavily forested valley after winding through the old rock quarry area. Dog owners should allot around two hours to hike down and back up the valley. The trail is branded as moderately difficult. Dogs must be on a leash for the entirety of their visit to the Park. See Details
Rock Town River Outfitters Rock Town River Outfitters is pet-friendly. Little Rock's first Arkansas River outfitter offers multiple river experiences in Central Arkansas, including kayak tours and rentals, and bike tours and rentals. Bring your pooch to the boat house shared by Rock Town River Outfitters and the Rock City Row Team, a great place to get out on the water, learn from experienced rowers and rent your pet-friendly craft of choice. Kayak rentals start at $35 for a 2-hour float. Dogs are welcome on board. Rock Town Outfitters is open during spring and summer Wednesday through Friday from 10am to 6pm, Saturday from 9am to 6pm, and Saturday from 9am to 6pm and Sunday from 11am to 6pm; and during winter Saturday from 9am to 6pm and Sunday from 11am to 6pm, and the rest of the week by reservation only. See Details
Painted Tree Boutiques Dogs are welcome at this creative community of thousands of shop owners and locations across the nation. Painted Tree Boutiques is a shopping experience like no other. Find gifts, decor, fashion, and more with hundreds of local shops all under one roof. Open daily, 10-8. See Details
Nino's Trading Company Leashed dogs are welcome in this discount electronics store. See Details
River Market Farmers' Market River Market Farmers' Market is pet-friendly. Bring your leashed pooch along to peruse two outdoor, open-air pavilions overlooking Riverfront Park and the Arkansas River. Filled with farm-fresh produce as well as a bountiful array of locally prepared cottage foods, and handmade arts and crafts, this free to enter market is a must-see for anybody paying a visit to Little Rock. As an added bonus for Fido, vendors who regularly set up at the market include canine adoption agencies, natural dog treat stands and more. The Little Rock Farmers' Market is open each Saturday, 7am to 3pm from May through September. See Details
Rock Town Distillery Rock Town Distillery is a dog-friendly distillery that specializes in flavored vodka, bourbon, gin, rum and moonshine. No food is served, but you are welcome to bring food in. See Details
Bass Pro Shops Bass Pro Shops is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to this popular outdoor store known for its large, wilderness-themed decor and wide array of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear. Leashed dogs are welcome to sniff out the deals by your side. They are open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 9pm and Sunday from 10am to 7pm. See Details
Plantation Agriculture Museum Plantation Agriculture Museum is a dog-friendly exhibition center with displays showing items from different times throughout the history of Arkansas's cotton agriculture. As long as Fido is house-trained and leashed, they can join you while you wander around the interesting exhibits, such as water pumping and cotton ginning machines. Located just down the road from Little Rock, you can stop in and check out the interactive display items while on a loop to the beauty spots in the surrounding area. See Details
Burns Park Dog Park Burns Park Dog Park is located within the 1,700 acres of Arkansas’s largest urban municipal park. Burns Park also features a two 18-hole disc golf courses, a baseball complex, a softball complex, playgrounds and camping, a covered bridge, trails with access to the Arkansas River Trail, and much more. See Details
Pat Dodson 4 Paws Dog Park Pat Dodson 4 Paws Dog Park Dog Park welcomes dogs off-leash, and also has lovely trees for shade. Located directly across from Maumelle Animal Services. See Details
Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park The Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park is a National Historic Site and one of the largest archaeological sites in the region. Enjoy a self-guided hike through the park or participate in one of the scheduled guided hikes. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times. See Details
Cabot Dog Park at Community Pond Park Cabot Dog Park at Community Pond Park features separate play areas for large and small dogs, a poop station, and water fountain. Enjoy playing with your fur babies in a fun and safe environment! See Details
Petro North Little Rock Has a 24-hour full-service restaurant, Iron Skillet, Dunkin Donuts and Travel Store. This location has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care products. See Details