10 Reasons Why Park Circle Will Win Your Heart (and Your Home)

Are you in the market for a new place to call home? Look no further than Park Circle, North Charleston, SC! This hidden gem of a neighborhood has everything you could ever want and more. From its charming parks to its bustling local scene, Park Circle is the perfect place to hang your hat (and your hammock). So grab a sweet tea and let’s dive into the top 10 reasons why Park Circle is the place to be!

  1. Community Spirit: Park Circle isn’t just a neighborhood—it’s a family. With friendly neighbors who always have a smile and a wave, you’ll feel like you’ve found your own little slice of paradise. There’s always been a bit of a cool, creative vibe here and it’s not uncommon to have neighbors look out for each other.

  2. Foodie Haven: Calling all food lovers! Park Circle is home to some of the best restaurants in town, serving up everything from Southern comfort food to international cuisine. There’s so much to choose from and it’s become a destination spot for those looking to experience something new. See my top 10 restaurants in Park Circle.

  3. Outdoor Oasis: Love the great outdoors? You’re in luck! Park Circle is surrounded by beautiful parks and green spaces, perfect for picnics, dog walks, and lazy Sunday afternoons. Riverfront Park offers scenic riverfront views and elevated American dining at Momo Charleston. The Oak Terrace Preserve neighborhood has a rubber walking track that circles the community.  Get some exercise and fresh air while playing some Disc Golf at the Park Circle Disc Golf Course

  4. Arts and Culture: Get your creative juices flowing with Park Circle’s vibrant arts scene. From galleries to street festivals and live music at numerous venues like Commonground (pictured above) at Commonhouse Aleworks, or the large outdoor stage at Firefly Distillery, there’s always something happening in this creative hub.

  5. Family-Friendly Fun: With top-rated schools, playgrounds, and family-friendly events, Park Circle is the perfect place to raise a family. Get ready for endless adventures and memories to last a lifetime. Be sure to check out the world’s largest Inclusive playground located in the heart of Park Circle. On weekends, you’ll likely find every child in Park Circle making new friends at the monkey bars.

  6. Festivals Galore: In Park Circle, neighbors aren’t just neighbors—they’re friends, especially when it comes to attending the many different festivals that line the event calendar.  Finding neighbors to walk with you to check out the annual Christmas Parade or wear matching green t-shirts during the Lowcountry’s largest St. Patrick’s Day Block Party and Parade make life interesting in the Circle.

  7. Convenient Location: Just minutes from downtown Charleston, Park Circle offers the perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city convenience. Say goodbye to long commutes and hello to more time enjoying all that Park Circle has to offer. You’re just 20 – 30 minutes from some of the best beaches along the East Coast. Sullivan’s Island Beach offers peaceful strolls on a wide seashore is only 24 minutes away and is always worth it.

  8. Unique Architecture: From historic homes to modern townhouses, Park Circle is full of unique architectural gems just waiting to be discovered. Get ready to fall in love with your dream home. From the traditional Charleston homes found in the Oak Terrace Preserve community to the brick ranch homes found in the Cameron Terrace / Oak Park community, there really is something for everyone here. Check out the variety of homes for sale here.

  9. Pet-Friendly Paradise: Got a furry friend? Park Circle is the perfect place for pets, with plenty of parks, trails, and pet-friendly businesses to explore. Get ready for wagging tails and wet noses around every corner. The Mixson Ave. Dog park is an off-leash area just north of East Montague that I hear dogs love.

  10. Endless Entertainment: From live music and theater productions to sports games, comedy and outdoor activities, there’s never a dull moment in Park Circle. Throw an axe at the Bearded Ax, party at Dig in the Park on Saturday nights, or play “Spot the Duck”, Park Circle’s beloved yellow duck that appears in random places around the neighborhood. Whatever you choose to do, there’s just so much duckin’ fun in Park Circle.

So there you have it—10 reasons why Park Circle, North Charleston, SC is the perfect place to call home. With its friendly vibe, vibrant culture, and unbeatable location, it’s no wonder that so many people are proud to call Park Circle their home sweet home. So what are you waiting for? Come join the fun and start living your best life in Park Circle today!

05 - Park Circle Duck - Duck Pond - July 30 2018 - Pam Salisbury

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