Events in Jonesboro
From community functions to concerts to a performance by the Delta Symphony Orchestra, visitors to Jonesboro can always find something exciting to do. A great place to start is at the website for Jonesboro Parks and Recreation, featuring trails, water features, recreation programs and events.
Each September there’s the Downtown Jonesboro BBQ and Music Fest, featuring great live music and mouthwatering barbecue. Live concerts and performances are held at Riceland Hall, First National Bank Arena and in smaller venues and restaurants throughout the city. The Foundation of Arts produces a line-up of live events throughout the year, including quality community theatre productions and the First Fridays Concert Series featuring local/professional musicians and vocalists. The Forum Theatre’s yearly season includes a summer musical, children’s plays, adult comedies/dramas, and the yearly holiday presentation of the Nutcracker Ballet. During the holiday season, don’t miss Christmas at the Park.