Jonesboro is one of the state’s most progressive cities nestled
among the rolling hills of Crowley’s Ridge in Northeast Arkansas.
The downtown area is filled with gift shops, restaurants, art galleries,
a day spa and a civic center called the Forum. There are unique
restaurants with a wide variety of food offerings.
Arkansas State University is the state’s second largest college system with approximately 22,000 students. Centennial Bank Stadium has a seating capacity of 30,000 and hosts Arkansas State University Football Red Wolves with “Howl” as the mascot for this Division 1 Football Team in the Sun Belt Conference. Tailgating offers the opportunity to renew old friendships and make new ones while strolling amongst the numerous tents. A wide variety of refreshments await fans inside the stadium.
Craighead Forest is a great place to visit offering excellent playgrounds for children with road and mountain bike trails. There is also a small lake with several picnic areas and fishing areas.
Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center offers paved walking trails with educational stops, wooden bridges and a small lake. Guests learn about plants, birds, trees and animals.
The Mall at Turtle Creek offers stores such as Dillard’s, Target, Best Buy, JC Penney’s, Zales, Build a Bear, Chico’s, Bed, Bath & Beyond, etc. Room Escape Games offers fun for the whole family. Pinot’s Palette gives your creative genes a chance to shine with Paint & Sip, Wine & Pairing Parties.
Ridgepointe Country Club offers 18 holes of very challenging golf and features a state of the art tennis center. Sage Meadows is a very nice golf course with great greens located northeast of Jonesboro. Sage Meadows offers all types of homes to please every person.
Jonesboro Country Club is the original golf course in Jonesboro with short, tight fairways and great greens. Jonesboro is a friendly southern town that will win your heart.