It is easy to make the case that Southpark is, and will be the heart of South Charlotte for years to come. Yes , I know a Fortune 500 company is relocating from Southpark to Ballantyne. (SBC headquarters is being built there now). But Whole Foods chose South Park for their first Charlotte Store after many attempts. Why is that? Where is the premier shopping? Southpark is geographically the heart of South Charlotte too, at the intersection of two important crossroads Sharon Rd and Fairview. But there is more… much much more.
What makes Southpark the heart of south Charlotte?
There are many reasons but these are a few of my favorite:
It is where business life meets a thriving and complex social scene.
It is the 4th largest business district in North Carolina.
There is still only one very high end shopping mall in Charlotte, and that is in Southpark, home to Nieman Marcus, Nordstrom, Macy’s, Burberry, Coach , Louis Vitton, Anthropologie, Apple, Crate and Barrel, Frontgate, Urban Outfitters and many more.
Urban Spoon counts 74 restaurant reviews in the Southpark area, 60 for Ballantyne.Your favorites? Ruth’s Chris? Del Frisco’s? McCormick and Schmick? All in Southpark.
The Charlotte Pops play on the lawn a summer series (next to the Hilton Double Tree) at Southpark, culminating July 4 with fireworks.
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