Get a quick tour of the city in this introductory video to Jacksonville. From antique shops to military history to the Splash Zone water park, learn what to expect from our growing city in the heart of central Arkansas.
Spring is almost here and with it comes the perfect opportunity to get outside with your family to enjoy the warmer weather. Going to the park is a great family activity and it allows your children to burn some energy. Jacksonville offers many public parks for your family to enjoy. Take a look at this family-friendly park guide to help you plan your next visit.
During the winter, families seem to always scramble for activities to do during the cold months. Stay warm by taking a short trip to Jacksonville to enjoy these fun places for the whole family.
The Jacksonville Parks and Recreation along with other community organizations will host the 4th Annual FestiVille on September 30 & October 1 at Dupree Park.
Jacksonville’s central location makes it the ideal place to stay while exploring Arkansas. Some of the state’s major attractions are only a short drive away. You can hear live music in the River Market entertainment district or revisit history at the Clinton Library in downtown Little Rock. Then visit the top-notch Little Rock Zoo, swim in the pristine waters of Greers Ferry Lake or browse the discount shops at the Outlets of Little Rock.
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