A place for food enthusiasts, nature lovers, and sports fans to unite, Fayetteville, Arkansas, is a true gem. Living in our apartments near the University of Arkansas puts you in the perfect location to take advantage of all the unique opportunities Fayetteville has to offer. Known for the Arkansas Razorbacks, renowned museums, and beautiful fall foliage, Fayetteville has been ranked as one of the best places to live in Arkansas. Here are just a couple of the things to do in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Take a brisk 13-minute walk from the Academy at Frisco to Wilson Park. Located at the center of the city, Wilson Park is the oldest park in Fayetteville. This park offers multiple amenities and is a great way to enjoy Fayetteville's beautiful scenery and sunny days. With a walking path, picnic area, sports fields, and more, this is an ideal venue for getting some fresh air between classes or having the best study spot around. Additionally, Wilson Park contains multiple sculptures that attract visitors from all over and set the scene for a perfect photo opportunity. Throughout the year, Wilson Park hosts many events such as 5K races, cookouts, community sports, and gardening events.
Grab a bite at the legendary Hammontree's Grilled Cheese. This swanky Fayetteville staple is located right off of the iconic Dickson Street and serves specialty grilled cheeses and hot dogs. They use local ingredients from the farmers market and other vendors to create 15 specialty grilled cheese sandwich combinations. The rustic atmosphere is complete with brick walls, arcade games, and a patio perfect for people watching. Hammontree's Grilled Cheese serves as a unique, affordable, and unforgettable dining experience. It's within walking distance to theaters, shopping, and Dickson Street. You can even head right across the road to the food trucks for a sweet treat after dinner.
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