What to Do

Obadiah Jones Cabin

The first log cabin in Jonesboro, purchased by Obadiah Jones in 1834. Obadiah Jones founded the town of Jonesboro and lived on Main Street in this cabin. On display in the Jonesboro Park, restored and maintained today by the Jonesboro Historical Society. Site of the annual Old Settlers’ Day Festival.

Paper Rose, The

You’ll love our shop in Swayzee!  We feature cottage style/shabby chic furniture, vintage look paper goods, hand stamped sterling jewelry and jewelry made from vintage pieces. Recycling at it’s Best!  Call ahead to avoid disappointment.


Our vision is to provide Total Lifetime Care to every pet, every parent, every time.   We offer the best pet supplies, services, and expertise to help you care for your pets.  Shop for all of your supplies for dogs, cats, birds, fish, reptiles or small pets and get answers & expert advice for their care.  Open M-Sat 9am-9pm and Sunday 10am-6pm.

Phillippe Performing Arts Center / IWU

This beautiful structure houses three separate performance venues – the Auditorium, the Herman Baker Recital Hall, and the RCA Blackbox Theatre. Programming includeds a variety of productions.

Playacres Park

Open year round. Thirteen acre park offers a shelterhouse, playground, picnic shelters, picnic tables, grills, a lighted basketball court, baseball diamonds and a tennis court. Home of the James Dean Run classic and custom car show each September.Playacres features a 2,000 sq. ft. community building

Quilters Hall of Fame

International in scope, the Quilters Hall of Fame was founded by Hazel Carter of Vienna, VA to celebrate and document the lives of those who have made outstanding contributions to the world of quilting. View unique quilts in the beautiful surroundings of Marie Webster’s restored Colonial Revival house. Explore the studio where Marie wrote her landmark book in the early 1900’s and where she conducted her quilt business. Each year during the 3rd week of July, a quilting celebration with a variety of classes and lectures is offered as a new honoree to the Hall of Fame is inducted. The… Read more »

Rebel Rebel

A unique 1950’s and 1960’s collectible shop featuring a large selection of lamps, dishes, toys, ashtrays and ceramics. Collectibles from the 1950’s abound, and you’ll find an extensive collection of books relating to music, movies, television and the entertainment industry.

Red Rooster, The

This charming antique store offers vintage antiques and upcycled rustic treasures. Great furniture, knick knacks and art for your home. Discover one of a kind finds and must haves for all decors. Open noon-6pm Wed-Fri, 10am-2pm Sat. Call ahead to avoid disappointment.

Ride & Leather

Custom leather motorcycle gear for you and your bike, including Astech seats and accessories. Leather jackets, vests, gloves, saddlebages, belts, helmets, and cool shades. Check out our man-cave signs. Gift certificates available for every gift-giving occasion for every biker on  your list.