Despite the residential growth of Chelsea and the wider city area, there is still an abundance of green spaces for those who enjoy exploring outdoors, arts and culture opportunities for the creative-minded and shopping hubs for the retail-therapy lovers.
Just a few miles down the road from The Highlands is Oak Mountain State Park, a 9,940-acre area providing camping, cabins, 2 recreational lakes, a petting zoo, hiking trails & more. There is also an abundance of sporting facilities in the local area for the avid sportsperson to enjoy year-round.
Look no further than Shelby County itself for an excursion the whole family can enjoy. Treetop Family Adventure is an amusement park featuring go karts, kid zone, laser tag, mini golf and an arcade.
Further down the road in Hoover, Alabama, lives Riverchase Galleria, a large shopping and dining destination in an area that offers a vibrant mix of cultural and entertainment attractions. It is the largest enclosed shopping center in Alabama. Or, if you prefer to spend your weekends enjoying a stage play or perusing art, the Birmingham Museum of Art and the Alabama Theatre are both located in downtown Birmingham for you to enjoy.
Regardless of your interests, many popular destinations are all within close proximity to ensure you are able to enjoy your weekends doing the things you love.