Ballantyne Wellness Fair & Pumpkin Contest: October 25th
Ballantyne's annual Wellness Fair & Pumpkin Contest takes place this week, Friday, October 25th from 11:30 am till 1:30 pm. Sponsored by Atrium Health, the Ballantyne Wellness Fair provides a wonderful opportunity to connect with local health and wellness vendors, receive valuable health tips, enjoy festive activities, food truck fare, and great giveaways (including a chance to win a Fitbit Versa 2)! Activities on Friday's agenda also include an opportunity to meet and adopt a pup, on-site flu shots, snapping a selfie with the Carolina Panthers' Sir Purr.
You can enter the Pumpkin Contest; all entries for the pumpkin contest will be on display for voting at the Ballantyne Wellness Fair. Categories include Best Carved, Best Decorated and People’s Choice.
The Ballantyne Wellness Fair and Pumpkin Contest is free to attend and will take place at the Brixham Tent at 15801 Brisham Hill Avenue in the Ballantyne Corporate Park.
WHY LIVE IN BALLANTYNE
The Ballantyne Wellness Fair & Pumpkin Contest is only one reason to consider living in the Ballantyne area. The Ballantyne area of south Charlotte in North Carolina was rated by Redfin as one of the THREE HOTTEST NEIGHBORHOODS FOR 2017 in Charlotte! Two years later, Ballantyne remains a hot Charlotte neighborhood!
Ballantyne is a suburban area of the southern-most part of Charlotte in the 28277 zip code with an urban vibe and sensibility. There are lots of great reasons to live in Ballantyne, just some of which include:
Top-rated, award-winning public schools. But it's also in easy commuting distance to some of Charlotte's top private schools and the British International School of Charlotte is here, as well, as is the Omni Montessori School.
Lots of dining options from lower priced restaurants to high end restaurants.
Great shopping (retail therapy galore!). There's Blakeney Shopping Center, Stonecrest Shopping Center, Ballantyne Village, Tader Joe's, and so much more.
Proximity to numerous private and public golf courses and the Dana Rader Golf School.
Ballantyne is home to Charlotte's only 4-Star, AAA 4-Diamong hotel: Ballantyne Resort and Lodge, which also includes a public golf course and the fabulous Ballantyne spa.
It's home to the Ballantyne Corporate Park set on some 500 acres with 16 miles of walking paths, home to hundreds of companies and thousands of jobs and is one of the largest such corporate parks in the nation.
Ballantyne District Park, which offers 90+ acres of trails, a soccer field, softball/baseball fields, and more.
Ballantyne's location provides easy access to Uptown Charlotte, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, and South Park.
You can even go fishing in Ballantyne at Cullman Pond, Kid Pond, 17th Hole Pond, and Hawkins Pond are available for fishing from dawn until dusk in Ballantyne Corporate Park.
If you love movies... there are the Ballantyne Village Theatre and Regal Cinemas at Stonecrest inside Ballantyne and the AMC Carolina Pavilion 22 that is no more than 10 minutes or so away.
- Lots of great housing options in Ballantyne from country club communities to townhomes and condos to million dollar mansions to mid-range priced homes to new construction. Truly there's something for most every one's taste and budget when it comes to housing in the Ballantyne area.
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