15 Things People From Arkansas Always Have To Explain To Out Of Towners

The next time you have an out-of-town visitor, you’re going to have a lot of explaining to do. That’s because out-of-towners don’t always get Arkansas. We’ve got our own traditions, special tastes, and frankly, our own fair share of weirdness. Besides that, if your out-of-town guests haven’t been to Arkansas before, but they have seen the seemingly endless stream of terrible portrayals of Arkansas in movies and TV shows, then you’re going to need to educate them about all the wonders of the Natural State before they say something really stupid like “Arkansas isn’t the most beautiful state.” Below you’ll find a handy guide you can send to all your out-of-town guests before they arrive. Goodness knows they’re going to need to hear all of it.

To find non-touristy destinations to take your guests, click here. For surefire ways to spot a tourist in Arkansas, look at these. Send this to your out of town friends so they won’t stick out like sore thumbs.