As the city's website proudly proclaims, Apex is "The Peak of Good Living." Spend a rewarding day exploring Apex with a visit to these wonderful places recommended by our real estate agents.
- The Halle Cultural Arts Center - 237 N. Salem St., Apex, NC 27502
Whether you're viewing someone else's creativity or developing your own, there's always something to do at The Halle Cultural Arts Center. Their event schedule is jam-packed with plays, concerts, and movies, such as the bi-monthly classical music series. Classes and workshops for all ages include SuperFun Saturdays, a free bi-weekly arts and crafts session for kids aged 4-12. Center hours are 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on weekdays and 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sundays.
- The Rusty Bucket - 104 N. Salem St., Apex, NC 27502
Countless items from The Rusty Bucket have found their way into properties for sale in Apex. In 2004, owners Pam and Mack fulfilled their dream of starting a business inspired by old country stores. They specialize in American country, farmhouse, rustic, and primitive home furnishings and accessories, along with custom-made farm tables and chairs. Pam is also available to visit your home for a personalized design consultation. The Rusty Bucket is open 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Saturday, and noon - 4 p.m. Sunday.
- Apex Farmers Market - 73 Hunter St., Apex, NC 27502
Enjoy farm-to-table dining in your own home when you shop at the Apex Farmers Market. Almost all of the products sold at the market are farmed or produced within a 150-mile radius, so your purchases help support local vendors. Choose from fresh produce and sustainably-farmed chicken, beef, and pork, as well as homemade baked goods and artisanal food products. Leashed dogs are welcome. The market is held on Saturday from 9 a.m. - noon, weekly from April through November, and bi-weekly from December through March.
- Apex Nature Park - 2600 Evans Rd., Apex, NC 27502
Even couch potatoes love to spend time at Apex Nature Park. With more than 160 acres divided into two sections, there are activities to fit everyone's preference. The nature park section features paved walking paths, an amphitheater, a disc golf course, a picnic shelter, and an off-leash dog park. Across the paved walkway sits Seymour Athletic fields, with tennis and volleyball courts, multi-use trails, a picnic shelter, and multipurpose fields. Hours are 6:30 a.m. - 10 p.m. daily. While the park itself is free to use, a $30 membership fee ($60 for non-residents) is required for the off-leash dog park.
- North Carolina Railway Museum - 3900 Bonsal Rd., New Hill, NC 27562
Railroads played a significant role in the development of our state and country. Learn more about their fascinating history at the North Carolina Railway Museum. See a restored depot that dates back to 1884, along with actual train cars used to transport passengers and freight. Visitors of all ages love watching volunteers operate the model railroad display, with more than 1,000 feet of track. Experience an actual train ride on the "Triangle's Train," an hour-long trip through the woods and across a trestle. Visit the website for schedule and pricing information.
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