Harrison, Arkansas is a beautiful, vibrant city, downtown and in-city lake, located in the heart of the Ozark Mountains and a great place to start your next vacation adventure. Because of Harrison's unique location, you can enjoy the wild outdoor adventure of the Buffalo National River, America's first national river, explore the wonderful city of Harrison, AR and its attractions, dine, shop, and explore a Nationally Significant Historic District, shop on the Downtown Square and then take some short side trips to Branson, Missouri, Eureka Springs, Arkansas or our close by lakes, rivers and streams. With our location close to many various activities, Harrison can be your headquarters for all your adventure. Whether in Harrison for a community festival or event, vacation, sporting event, outdoor adventure, meeting, or just some family fun we have what you are looking for!
Harrison, Arkansas is a growing, Ozarks community of around 13,000 people, but during the daytime hours the population balloons to over 35,000. Because of Harrison being the regional hub for employment, shopping, dining, events and attractions, the city has a lot to offer not only visitors, but retirees and job seekers as well. Harrison, AR offers many opportunities for employment with many nationally known companies having their headquarters and offices right in the city. FedEx Freight leads the way by employing over 1,400 people in Harrison. Harrison is also home to Cavender's Greek Seasoning, Pace Industries, Claridge Products, Tankinetics and many other unique and interesting companies.
Harrison is known for its untouched, natural beauty, and it is also home to many fine restaurants, unique shopping opportunities and a thriving arts and cultural scene. For the Ozarks traveler, our hospitality is evident in Harrison's hotels, motels, cabins and bed and breakfasts. Come see why Harrison is, "Your Natural Destination for Outdoor Adventure".