Searcy has a host of businesses offering fun things to do including a bowling alley, two movie theaters, a dinner theater, laser arcade, four fitness centers and a roller skating rink. Whether it is fishing, skiing, or boating that you love, you will want to explore all of the waterways this area has to offer. Searcy has an expanding role as a major center for economic and industrial development due to its strategic location, receptive, responsive government, a qualified, committed workforce and a thriving, diverse local economy. These and other factors have attracted a growing number of major commercial, manufacturing and transportation facilities. High quality, award winning education can be found in Searcy from pre-school to doctorate degrees. Searcy is home to world renowned Harding University and Arkansas State University-Searcy. Five other major universities or colleges are located within a 50 mile radius of Searcy. Come visit the beautiful town of Searcy, find your forever home.