It’s impossible to live in Youngsville and not feel like you’re a part of the community. With the Raleigh-Durham metro area stretching out further and further each year, the possibility of becoming just another suburb was never likely for Youngsville. Quaint but never boring, the town offers a number of fun things to do and delicious places to eat. The perfect blend of small-town life and big city culture, you’ll never be without something fun to do.
Grab a Great Cup of Joe
Sip on an iced honey bee latte from Carolina’s cutest cafe, the Packhouse Coffee Company. What might look like a shed from the road is in fact one of Youngsville’s most adorable spots for fueling your caffeine addiction. What this tiny coffee shop lacks in size, it makes up for in charm. A large menu full of yummy drinks and pastries means there’s something for everyone at this spot. The best part? The Packhouse Coffee Company has a drive-thru window, which means you won’t even need to change out of your PJs to get your morning cup of coffee!
Embrace the Food Truck Frenzy
Once reserved for busy metropolitan workers in a rush to grab food on their lunch breaks, food trucks have become quite the sensation in Youngsville over the years. Get experimental with authentic Venezuelan food from Arepa Culture NC or kickstart a new craving with Korean food from Bulkogi Truck. Cousins of Maine Lobster truck offers some of the best seafood in town, while the Spanglish food truck features pineapple and pork filled empanadas sure to win over even the pickiest eaters.
Listen to Live Music
Watch out Nashville, Youngsville is nipping at your heels with its music scene! While there aren’t nearly as many music venues as there are in Music City, Youngsville’s offerings are sure to please anyone hoping to sip on a cold beer and tap their toes to some live music. Wine & Beer 101 is a great place to do both, with fantastic beer and wine selection and an entertainment lineup to keep you dancing all night long.
Foster Family Farm Fun
The young and the young at heart will have a blast at Youngsville’s Hill Ridge Farm. This farm-themed park features 80 acres of petting zoos, hay rides, a maze and more. Their fall pumpkin festival is the perfect way to celebrate the season sans spookiness. Live music, yummy food and more activities than you can tackle in a day, Hill Ridge Farm is truly the family destination you’ll keep coming back to year after year!
No matter how you decided to spend your time in Youngsville, we think you’ll find the town full of surprises!