This May Be The Most Musical Small Town In All Of Arkansas
Most Arkansans think of Eureka Springs when trying to determine the quirkiest town in the state. We like to think of Eureka Springs as Arkansas’ cool artsy aunt but it’s certainly not the only town with some quirk. Up in the northeast corner of the state resides Walnut Ridge. An unexpected visit in the 1960s changed the town into the most musical place in the state. Let’s come together and drive across the universe to Walnut Ridge.
Tell us about your favorite thing to see in Walnut Ridge in the comments below! Bonus points if you know how many Beatles song references are in this article!
Since you’ll be in the area, you may want to take this Delta dining road trip.
Or, for another musical stop in Arkansas, head to this famous musician’s boyhood home.
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for two years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
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