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    Imagine Yourself in JoCo

    Riverwood Golf Course group of men on the green in Clayton, NC.First step is searching online for possible retirement communities -- it's a big decision!  Second step includes attending shows, gathering brochures, and visiting some communities that interest you and fit your idea of what retirement will be like. Just as we are all different in our work careers, so will we have different needs in retirement. So we invite you to discover what awaits you in retirement, should you find Johnston County...to be the one!


    Discovery Package

    Come try-on our communities -- eat, shop, and experience things like a local and see that Johnston County (NC's first certified county!) is a perfect fit for you.  Start planning your trip today! Click here for area hotel information.

    Arrive Friday night

    Enjoy dinner options in Historic Downtown Clayton at Vinson's Pub & Eatery, Clayton Steakhouse, Manning's and Nina's...all found on Main Street.

    Saturday county tour ideas

    Explore the Clayton communities that interest you and meet up for tours or just drive through for a first look.  Our 55+ planned communities in JoCo are:  The Walk at East Village, The Tapestry, and Flowers Plantation.

    Follow up your tours with lunch out in Smithfield and some outstanding shopping at Carolina Premium Outlets and DeWayne's specialty shops and garden center. 

    Lunch with us at Simple Twist, The Gilded Pear, or SoDoSoPa in Downtown Smithfield, all are near the Ava Gardner Museum, which honors our connection to Hollywood -- she was born and raised in Johnston County!

    Head back to Clayton with one (or two!) suggested stops at Hinnant's Vineyards & Winery for a tour and tasting, or if the weather is great enjoy the beer garden at Double Barley Brewing.

    Click here for more dining options in Clayton -- you will find a large selection to choose from!


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