Winslow is a small town in Arizona that was mentioned in a song written by Jackson Browne and performed by the Eagles, The song, Take It Easy, and the mention of Winslow, put them on the map for tourists.
The town incorporated this interest into their town square, creating a nostalgic look at the songwriter and the lyrics of the song.
…”Standin’ on the corner in Winslow, Arizona
Such a fine sight to see
It’s a girl my lord in a flatbed Ford
Slowing down to take a look at me”…
Downtown businesses cater to visitors as there are a number of restaurants and souvenir shops with Route 66 memorabilia and Eagles and Jackson Browne souvenir items.