If you love the great outdoors, you’ll love life at Farmington. The possibilities are endless with Reedy Creek Nature Center and Preserve, Harris Depot Park, Harrisburg Park, Pharr Mill Park, Stallings Park, and Veteran’s Park all under 6 miles from home. For those who like a little more adventure, the U.S. National Whitewater Center, Crowders Mountain State Park, Lake Norman and Lake Wylie are nearby as well.
As a national financial hub, Charlotte boasts prominent employers such as Wells Fargo, Bank of America, LPL Financial and more. Those in the healthcare sector will find great opportunity with 142,000 healthcare related jobs in the area. Other opportunities in career advancement include everything from data processing to university research facilities to corporate roles at Fortune 500 Companies.
From the Queen City’s NASCAR Hall of Fame to the nearby Charlotte Motor Speedway, Harrisburg lives within NASCAR country. Families of all ages can spend the day exploring Great Wolf Lodge, Sea Life Aquarium, Carolina Raptor Center and much more. Music lovers can jam out year round at festivals and concerts held by Bojangles Coliseum, PNC Music Pavilion, NC Music Factory and the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center. And football season is sure to be a blast with the epic tailgating opportunities at the Charlotte 49ers games.
The future planned Village Center at Farmington will turn the Rocky River Road exit into a vibrant corridor that leads into Harrisburg. A local movie theatre will offer all the latest hits and once the show ends you can stroll through a multitude of boutique shops, local restaurants and an extensive greenway.
Finding a place to get your sweat on is never hard when you live this close to everything. Just 5 miles away you’ll find The Harrisburg Area YMCA which serves the community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. When you have little time but lots of calories to burn, Burn Boot Camp can whip you into shape in almost no time.
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