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AY Magazine: Getting to Know Jonesboro

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AY MAGAZINE FEATURE: January 1st, 2017

AY Magazine recently featured Downtown Jonesboro in their January issue, and boy is it chock full of all great things downtown! Shelby Styron, writer for AY, walks you through our newest restaurant, N’Awlins Arkansas, features our new murals, and gives nice shout outs to Cregeen’s, the Foundation of Arts, and even extends the article to include some of our quality of life such as Craighead Forest Park. To read this month’s issue, please click here.

The Nutcracker Ballet: A Mark of the Holiday Season

November is a month to be thankful for many things: delicious turkey, family gatherings, and…. ballet shoes!

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Photo by Amy Long

The Nutcracker Ballet is an annual event (and staple!) at The Forum.  Months of rehearsals, set building, and costume design go into this extravagant holiday production.  Read More…

Bright Lights, Big City.

If you haven’t already noticed… Downtown’s brighter and better than ever!

Each year, the Downtown Jonesboro Association and its volunteers work countlessly to promote Downtown Jonesboro as the place to eat, shop, and live. Social programming takes place, building improvement grants are awarded, and hundreds of thousands of dollars are invested into creating a unique gathering place for our community. This year (it’s almost November?!) was no different. Read More…

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