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A Mural on Union Street & Much More

Photo courtesy of photographer Staci Vandagriff, Jonesboro Sun.

Driving over the bridge on Union Street, a splash of vibrant new colors greet you. The abstract pieces flow beautifully with three massive lion heads, a nod to our architectural element on Main Street. The mural, spanning over 80 feet on the north facing wall of 209 Union, was designed by artist and A-State professor Melissa Wilkinson, and painted with the help of her extremely talented art students. Read More…

A-State & Downtown Mural Collaboration Launches

PRESS RELEASE: A-State & Downtown Mural Collaboration Launches

JONESBORO, AR | June 2nd, 2016 –A brand new mural project has kicked off in Downtown Jonesboro.

On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016, spray painted grid lines could be seen at 209 Union Street, right on the intersection of Burke and Union. The downtown public art project will be created by the Arkansas State University Fine Arts department’s students over the course of the next four weeks. This marks the first time Downtown Jonesboro has ever collaborated with A-State Fine Arts students for a downtown art project. Read More…

Welcome to our New Website!

Welcome to our new website, Downtowners!

We are so excited to launch this new platform to help you navigate all that downtown Jonesboro has to offer! Enjoy a delicious meal at one of our unique restaurants or food trucks after perusing local shops and boutiques. Downtown Jonesboro is at the heart of commerce, culture, and community in Northeast Arkansas. Read More…

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