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Family-Friendly Covington, GA – Perfect For Today’s Families

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Looking for “new homes near me” has never been so rewarding! Are you searching for a family-friendly community that’s close to amazing schools? Want to know more about living in Covington, Ga? We’re proud to introduce Neely Farm, a new neighborhood in Covington, GA, that offers 3 & 4 bedroom floor plans and a fantastic location, just 5 minutes away from the lively Downtown Covington. Find out all of the amazing local events you can experience when you live at Neely Farm!

At Neely Farm, Exciting Events and Festivals Are Always Close By

You don’t need to be in Atlanta to enjoy amazing community events! Before you head over to TripAdvisor to see what outsiders are doing, let us share some locals-only knowledge of Covington, GA! Just 5 minutes from Neely Farm is Downtown Covington, known as a film town with fantastic tours, as well as local events and festivals. Downtown Covington hosts community events such as:

  • The Covington Farmers Market – every Saturday from May to October 12th
  • Cinema Saturdays – on select Saturdays featuring two free movies on the Square
  • Live at Lunch Concerts on the Square – every Thursday in May and October
  • Juneteenth Parade – Saturday, June 15th, 2024
  • Christmas in July Market – Saturday, July 20th, 2024
  • And more!

Seasonal Events That Locals Love

Celebrate various holidays the best way with seasonal events in Downtown Covington! Mark your calendars for the annual Stars and Stripes Fest on July 4th. This celebration includes fireworks, food, and live music, making it perfect for the whole family. For Christmas time, you won’t want to miss Christmas in Covington! This event is a celebration that locals look forward to every year, featuring a s’mores station, visits with Santa, arts and crafts, and its huge Christmas tree lighting, the annual “Lighting of the Square.” This is just the beginning of exciting holiday celebrations when you live at Neely Farm!

On Any Given Day

Living in Covington guarantees a fun-filled day even when it’s not a special community event or holiday. On any given day or free weekend, head to a variety of top-rated restaurants in Covington, GA, such as The Social Goat Tavern, City Pharmacy, and Ichiban Ramen and Sushi Bar, just to name a few! You can also embark on film tours of your favorite TV series, take a trolley tour, or even do a ghost tour if you’re feeling extra spooky! There are also plenty of self-guided tour options, giving you flexibility when it comes to timing and scheduling.

Find Your New Construction Home in Neely Farm

On top of a thriving local family-friendly community and great prices for these homes, living in Neely Farm also means you’ll be within walking distance of the amazing Newtown County STEAM Academy, a school that boasts a 9/10 rating on GreatSchools! Neely Farm by Direct Residential Communities is ready for you! Move in before the next school year starts – contact us today and come home to Neely Farm!


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