Locust Grove Offers Small-Town Charm with Big City Amenities
Heron Bay Golf and Country Club is located in Locust Grove, a charming town that has experienced outstanding growth in both population and business. Residents can enjoy the boutiques, eateries and unique local businesses that can be found in historic downtown Locust Grove, or enjoy fantastic shopping at Tanger Outlet Center.
This dynamic city of more than 5,600 people provides both visitors and residents with a growing selection of retail, dining, lodging and business opportunities. Originally a major rail distribution center for cotton, peaches and other farm products, the city has since experienced tremendous growth and is now a booming city that offers nearly every amenity a resident could desire.
The newest attraction in downtown Locust Grove is the Train Platform, which allows visitors and residents alike a safe and enjoyable way to watch the trains as they travel along the Norfolk Southern Line. There are event picnic tables on the covered platform, providing a great space to enjoy a pleasant picnic while watching the trains.
The Locust Grove Farmer’s Market, which takes place every Saturday June through October, is held at the new Train Platform. Shoppers can purchase some of the best local fruits, vegetables and other homemade items from 8 a.m. until noon each Saturday.
Downtown Locust Grove is home to a number of community events throughout the year. Resident favorite events include the Peach Stand Road Race in May, Groovin…in the Grove in September, a Trunk or Treat event in October, tree lighting in November and Christmas…in the Grove.
Residents will also enjoy having access to exceptional shopping at Tanger Outlet Center. This outlet offers a wide variety of stores, ranging from Brooks Brothers to Gap and PacSun to Under Armour.
If you are searching for a new home in a community that provides a unique blend of small-town charm and big-city amenity, Locust Grove is the perfect town and Heron Bay Golf and Country Club is the perfect community. Featuring a wide variety of homes and resort-style amenities, this community is designed to fit every family’s needs. To learn more about Heron Bay Golf and Country Club, visit www.HeronBayInfo.com. You can also like Heron Bay on Facebook for more information.