What To Do After Class
The Mall at Turtle Creek
Jonesboro's mall on Highland and Stadium includes Dillard's, JCPenney, Target, Best Buy, and over 80 additional stores, services and eateries. Visit www.mallatturtlecreek.com for additional information.
Just an hour and 15 minute drive to Memphis – the home of blues music. Beale Street is just across the Mississippi River. Attractions such as Mud Island and the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art are all just a short drive away. If you like to shop, several shopping malls are opened until 9 p.m. To learn more about Memphis attractions go to the following websites:
Other Regional Attractions
Arkansas Game and Fish Nature Center Center on Lawson Road is just 2 miles south of Jonesboro.
Regional State Parks
- Jacksonport State Park in Newport
- Herman Davis State Park in Manila
- Lake Charles State Park in Powhatan
- Mammoth Spring State Park
- Old Davidsonville State Park
- Powhatan Historic State Park
Where to Eat in Jonesboro
Of course, Jonesboro has all the regular fast food spots and pizzerias. The following is a quick glance at restaurants for particular tastes.
Other: Colton’s Steak House & Grill, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Outback Steakhouse, Ruby Tuesday, O’Charleys, Western Sizzlin’ Steakhouse, Ryan’s Grill Buffet and Bakery. Tandoori Restaurant, LongHorn Steakhouse
Historic main street in downtown Jonesboro offers several good restaurants