Situated near the intersection of Interstates 77 and 85, just six miles north of Center City, Firestone-Garden Park
makes commuting and travel simple. The neighborhood features small apartments and a variety of single-family homes
for rent. With 55 acres and several miles of walking trails, playgrounds, and a picnic shelter, Firestone Park serves as a popular gathering spot throughout the year.
Just north of Firestone-Garden Park, Northlake
Mall holds the area's best selection of department stores, specialty shops, and restaurants. When it comes to nightlife and culture, locals often head to historic South End to sample craft beers at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, or they go to explore local artists at a gallery crawl. This lively arts district features some of Charlotte's
finest breweries, locally-owned restaurants, and retailers, including Crispy Crepe and Blank Canvas. Events and entertainment happen here year-round.