What We Do

Events

The QQA hosts a variety of events throughout the year. In addition to our free Preservation Conversations educational events, we also host the Summer Suppers series (dinner at historic properties), the Spring Tour (Mother’s day weekend), and a Mid-Century Modern Tour (on a biennial basis).  If you have questions about any of our events, please email qqa@quapaw.com or call 501-371-0075 ext. 3.   


Summer Suppers

Tuesday, May 28

Theme: Blue Jeans

Location: Tuf Nut Complex and Flora Jeans -- 433 E 3rd Street

Hosts: Flora Jeans and Brooke Greenberg

Menu: 

  • Drinks:  Blue Denim Gin and Tonic, Honeysuckle Old Fashioned (includes 2 drink tickets)
  • Food:  Carrot Lox Bagel Bites, Sesame Vegetable Satay with Peanut Dipping Sauce, Eggplant Meatballs with Marinara, Falafel with Tzaiki, Goat Cheese & Walnut Stuffed Dates
  • Dessert:  Mini Strawberry Shortcake, Blue Beignets with Blueberry Vanilla Dipping Sauce

Get tickets here!


Saturday, June 29

Theme: Welcome to the Gayborhood! (An almost annual event!)

Location: Sam Scull House -- 2300 South State Street

Hosts: Ted Holder & Joe van den Heuvel

Menu:

Enjoy an evening of sparkling conversation, historic preservation and art galore!

 

Tickets will open Friday, May 24th!

Wednesday, July 24

Theme: Designing Women!

Location: The Villa Marre -- 1321 Scott Street

Food: BCW


Wednesday, September 11

Theme: Garden Party

Locations: Gary & Ann Clements' home, 413 West 5th Street, North Little Rock

Food: Brood & Barley 


5H Club Meetings

History, Happy Hour, and Heavy hors d'oeuvres

These are member only events and typically limited to 25 guests. These are casual events that will focus on a specific topic, historic site, or collection of items. Meetings will start at 5:30 p.m. with a Happy Hour and selection of hors d'oeuvres before moving into a quick program for the night. 5H Club meetings are free to attend (with QQA Membership). 

When:

Quarterly, throughout the year. We will announce 2024 5h club meetings after the new year. 

Where:

These take place at a variety of locations in the Greater Little Rock area. 


Preservation Conversations

These events focus on technical preservation and central Arkansas History. All Preservation Conversations are open to the public and free of charge, but RSVPs are required for attendance. These events will start at 5:30 p.m. with refreshements, before moving into an hour program with the guest speaker of the night. 2024 Preservation Conversations have been generously supported and sponsored by Anita Davis. 

We'll be keeping our international theme for our Preservation Conversations this quarter. Stay tuned for updates!


59th Tour of Homes

Discover a captivating array of homes in the Dunbar and Governor's Mansion neighborhoods at the 2024 Tour of Homes. Running from 1-5pm on May 11-12, 2024, this weekend event offers a rare glimpse into the architectural treasures of Little Rock. Tickets are $35, granting access to a curated selection of homes, each with its own unique story and charm. To enhance your experience, a bus/trolley service will be available, ensuring easy transportation through these historic neighborhoods. Immerse yourself in the rich history and stunning architecture of Little Rock's past and present on this exclusive tour.