Why you'd want to live in 5 Points
If you are looking for a walkable neighborhood then the 5 Points area is for you. Starting at the corner of Woodland St, 11th St and Clearview Ave, 5 Points has an eclectic mix of shops, bars and restaurants that serves not only the singles, couples and young families but also draws from all over the city. The Tomato Art Fest is held every year in August features a parade, vendors, and contests. The Fest runs Saturday and Sunday with many folks dressing up in tomato-themed clothing and costumes to join in the fun. Architecture from the 1880s to the 1920s can be found in the many cottages and bungalows throughout the neighborhood. Some larger homes in the Victorian gingerbread style also abound.