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Community Garden

One of the key concepts of a pocket neighborhood is bringing people together.  After all, what’s a neighborhood without neighbors? A community garden is a great space where neighbors can interact, and it also provides an opportunity for homeowners on smaller lots to act out their inner green thumb.  In that spirit we began a […]

Updating Davidson’s History

I was recently reading “One Town, Many Voices,” the excellent new history of Davidson written by Jan Blodgett and Ralph Levering, and came across a passage about Wayne Roberts.  Mr. Roberts was the longtime principal at Davidson Elementary School, and played an important role in the integration of that school. What does John Marshall Custom […]

Flatiron Kitchen

The Flatiron Kitchen + Taphouse is a centerpiece of Davidson, NC’s Main St, and is located within a five minute walk from our pocket neighborhood on Delburg Street, our neighborhood of quaint custom homes located in the heart of downtown Davidson, North Carolina. Showcasing the Farm-to-Fork movement, Flatiron features local farmer produce, dairy, and proteins. […]

Summit Coffee Davidson

In the past ten years, Summit Coffee has brewed or sold 122,840 pounds of coffee. The shop has been open for 52,632 hours, has employed 253 different people, and there have been 1,130 musical performances at Summit Coffee. Additionally, Summit Coffee has made charitable donations, charity fundraising, and community involvement a top priority. In the […]

Churches in Davidson

There are several excellent places of worship in Davidson North Carolina, and two of our largest churches are within a five-minute walk of Carnegie Mews, our pocket neighborhood of custom homes in the heart of downtown Davidson. Pictured here, the Davidson College Presbyterian Church is located just across the street from the Village Green.  The […]

Concerts on the Green

The ‘Concerts on the Green’ are a popular free summer concert series held on the Village Green in downtown Davidson.  Beginning in May with the Davidson College Symphony and Jazz Ensemble, these concerts are held every other week on Sunday evenings, and typically end in mid-September with a reprise performance of the college ensemble. Concerts […]

Fisher Farm Park in Davidson

Located on the east side of Davidson, Fisher Farm park is a picturesque 200 acre natural area that is owned by the Town of Davidson and has been maintained primarily in its natural state. A branch of the Rocky River runs through Fisher Farm Park, and is a great place for kids to get their […]