Tuesday, September 17, 2019 / by Terri Alphin Smith
Jacksonville is thriving, and there’s a reason. Of course, we have Camp Lejeune, but it doesn't account for all the development. The truth is, more families are moving here– and, more notably, deciding to remain. Why? For a growing number our long-term residents, it’s one thing: lifestyle. The location has outdoor adventures; it has amazing shopping options; and it has a food and arts scene that gains from a military audience with broad cultural expectations. In other words, no matter what your family enjoys, Jacksonville’s a fantastic place for it. Here are a few of our preferred things for you to do in this amazing, growing town:
1. Walton’s Distillery. 261 Ben Williams Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540.
Tour the Distillery for free and even have a taste of their moonshine! There are daily tours, however the Monthly Tours are usually on the weekends and feature a live blue grass band and food from Smithfields. Check their F ...