When you search for an RV in Arlington, you’re headed to what the Memphis News referred to as Shelby County’s “best-kept secret”. Arlington is a sweet Southern town that’s in the vicinity of Memphis, or Jackson, Mississippi if you want to head out for some big-city attractions and amenities. You can also visit the Holly Springs National Forest or the Hatchie National Wildlife Refuge with your Arlington RV rental.
Your first stop with your travel trailer rental in Arlington should be the Memphis/Shelby County Visitor’s Center. It’s staffed with friendly greeters at the information desk, public restrooms, and a wide variety of brochures and coupons that welcome you to the area. And while all of this town will charm you, Depot Square is the place to be to stroll, sightsee, snack, and shop.
The Great Outdoors
Some of the parks that this town maintains and operates include Arlington Sports Complex, Dixon Robinson Neighborhood Park, Doctor Logan Neighborhood Park, Douglass Street Community Park, Hughes-College Hill Community Park, Mary Alice Neighborhood Park, and the Playground of Dreams. You can visit any or all of them when you book an RV rental in Arlington and head out in search of green space and recreational opportunities. There are plenty of other sporting events in the area, many of them focused around hunting, shooting, and other staples of Southern culture. You can also enjoy golf, hiking and biking, walking, and other ways to spend time in the great outdoors with your Arlington RV rentals by owner. The town has also incorporated the Loosahatchie Greenway, a network of trails connecting town parks, municipal buildings, Depot Square, and commercial and residential areas.
You can take your motorhome rental in Arlington to the Agricenter International RV Park for a pleasant stay. All interior roads are paved with asphalt for your safety and ease of use. Full hookups with water, electric, and sewer are available. Park amenities include showers and restrooms, laundry facilities, and a dump station. This park is in walking distance to the farmers market for fresh produce and other treats, and is also in proximity to a mall, movie theaters, and restaurants.
The Memphis East Campground is another place you can call a temporary home with your Arlington, TN RV rental. It features full hookups with electric, water, sewer, and WiFi. Pull-through sites are available. The campground offers restrooms and showers, access to laundry facilities, and a pool. It is kid friendly and pet friendly so your whole family will be welcome here.
For a back-to-nature experience, enjoy your rental RV in Arlington with a stay at the Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park. Each site includes electrical and water hookups, a picnic table, and a grill. The park facilities include a bathhouse with hot showers and a dump station. The park itself is beautiful and well maintained. You can enjoy paddling, disc golf, bird watching, boating, hiking, biking, fishing, and horseback riding. It is a family-friendly environment perfect for your next adventure.
Exploring the City
The Historic Post Office is listed on the National Register of Historical Places and now serves as a museum of postal items and memorabilia honoring local citizens who served in the armed forces. You can also take your Arlington camper rental to one of the few working blacksmith shops in the country, which features a brick forge and an authentic 19th-century bellows. The Rachel H. K. Burrow Museum is also listed on the National Register of Historical Places and operates out of what was a bank built in 1905.
Museums that you can visit with your travel trailer rental in Arlington include the Morton Museum of Collierville History, Tipton County Museum, Veterans Memorial and Nature Center, Art Museum at the University of Memphis, Pink Palace Museum, Sharpe Planetarium, Children's Museum of Memphis, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Stax Museum Of American Soul Music, and the Fire Museum of Memphis.
You may want to time your RV rental in Arlington, Tennessee to coincide with one of more of the special events that this town features every year. Some of the highlights include the A Taste of Arlington, Arlington BBQ Festival, the Music on the Square/Harvest Festival, a Veteran’s Day program and a Memorial Day service, Christmas on the Square and a Christmas parade.
There’s no place like the South for good eating, and your Arlington motorhome rental will take you places to tempt your taste buds. Your dining choices include country home cooking, authentic barbecue, and more. Adults can also enjoy visiting the Delta Blues Winery for tastings, tours, sales, and live music.