Welcome to Winslow, Arizona!
There’s a magic about the city of Winslow. Take jus[wp-cycle]t a moment to stop and look around, and you’ll discover a whole new dimension to this unique western city.
Civilizations have thrived in the area for centuries… the ancient Hopi village of Homolovi, the Mormon settlement of Brigham city, the booming town of Winslow over 100 years ago.
More recent additions to the City of Winslow are The Standin’ on the Corner Park, which has become an interesting draw for music fans who remember the line “standin on the corner in Winslow Arizona, such a fine sight to see” from the #1 hit Take It Easy, sung by the Eagles.
Winslow in the News
Winslow revitalization plan highlights sleepy town’s Route 66 roots
Some Winslow residents and business owners are trying to transform their community into a tourist destination, hoping to lure drivers off neighboring highways.
The revitalization efforts are part of a federal- and state-funded $10 million renaissance project to be completed by 2015 that aims to rejuvenate the town’s tourism industry, said Bob Hall, Winslow Chamber of Commerce CEO. Read more from the Arizona Republic