Nope, it's not a mirage; Henderson, Nevada really is a "diamond in the desert." This charming suburb of Las Vegas was named one of the top 20 best places to live in America by CNN's Money Magazine. Henderson has wonderful and affordable houses in neighborhoods and planned communities. But, Henderson is a good choice for more than just money concerns; it has a lively community, great cultural events and attractions, good schools, and access to all the big city amenities in nearby Las Vegas.
Henderson loves the arts. The Water Street District is filled with art galleries, including one that just features the art of local school children to celebrate young artists. The annual Shakespeare in the Park performances just celebrated their 10th anniversary. Each week in season, the symphony orchestra puts on enchanting performances of musical masterpieces. Or, if classical music isn't your thing, see a concert at the Henderson Pavilion outdoor amphitheater, the largest outdoor stage in all of Nevada. Each summer, there are outdoor family movie nights for the whole family to enjoy!
There is so much to do in Henderson. Visit the Ethal Mars Chocolate Factory, to see how chocolate is made and even try free samples. Out back, there is an extensive cactus garden, with over 100 varieties of cactus to see and learn about. You can head to Lake Las Vegas for a boating expedition or to try something new, like stand up paddling. Take advantage of nearly 40 miles of walking and biking trails to enjoy the year-round sunshine. A weekly farmers' market brings the community together with delicious, local produce. All your shopping needs can be met in Henderson where there are lots of shopping complexes, movie theaters, and one of the biggest malls in Nevada. Certainly, all the designer stores are available to you too, right nearby in Las Vegas.
People are flocking to Henderson, and home builders can barely keep up. Come find your dream home on New Homes Source today to become a member of this great town.
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