There is a place for everyone in Arkansas, a 181-year-old state with a history and culture as colorful and diverse as its physical landscape. The state is divided into geographical regions, each with its fair share of excitement, beauty and history.
Beyond the delicious Southern food we’re known for, Arkansas is full of restaurants that defy the norm.
Get to know vibrant locals who reveal why they chose Arkansas—and why they never want to leave.
Arkansas is well-known for being the birthplace of some pretty important things — Walmart and Bill Clinton, for example. The best things about our state, however — the things we locals love to brag about most — are lesser-known. Consider these our hidden gems.