Helena is a city in Philips County, Arkansas.
Downtown Helena is situated just across the Mississippi River about 11 miles east of the junction of Highway 61 and Highway 49 which is approximately 58 miles south of Memphis, Tennessee.
The Delta Cultural Center, which is located in historic downtown Helena, Arkansas, is a museum which is dedicated to the history of the Arkansas Delta. The museum offers exhibits, educational programs, annual events, and guided tours which are designed to give the visitor a glimpse into the history of the Delta.
- Juke Joint' Exhibit of Panny Mayfield Photos through April 3, 2009. Helena-West Helena - Delta Cultural Center Visitors Center 141 Cherry Street. 
- Ninth Annual Arkansas Delta Family Gospel Fest,' Saturday, May 23, 2009, Helena-West Helena - Cherry Street Pavilion 10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. 
- Fourth Annual Mother's Best Music Fest, Saturday, June 6, 2009, Helena-West Helena - Cherry Street Pavilion, Helena-West Helena, Arkansas, Noon - 9:30 p.m. 
- Arkansas Blues & Heritage Festival, Thursday, October 8, through Saturday, October 10, Helena-West Helena - Historic Downtown Helena.