This week’s community highlight features the wooded community of Oak Ridge, located on the outskirts of Fort Atkinson, WI. This peaceful community is nestled in a country setting and is perfects for residents of any age, as well as families. The city of Fort Atkinson is progressive and while it may not be well-known to many, it definitely has its fair share of popular destinations. The city itself is placed right off of the Rock River, with the nearby RiverWalk a perfect spot for a stroll or just to relax and enjoy the peaceful current. Nearby recreational trails are plentiful and offer residents the chance to hike or bike them at their leisure. Most notably, the Fireside Dinner Theatre is a popular way to enjoy both dinner and a show. They offer a yearly rotation of both popular and unique performances that are made for the whole family to enjoy. Additionally, you are served a multi-course meal before the performance and have the availability to visit the on-site gift shops, all for one flat fee. It truly is a unique experience not found many other places in the country. The community of Oak Ridge itself is pet-friendly and offers an on-site dog park area. It also offers residents great amenities not found in many of our other communities. Off street parking is a helpful feature, which make this community feel more like its own little neighborhood. A baseball diamond is also available for families with younger children to play. If a serene, wooded community sounds appealing to you, Oak Ridge may be the best choice for your new home.
A FEW FUN FACTS:· Fort Atkinson was named after General Henry Atkinson, the lead general during the Black Hawk War of the 1830’s. The city was founded at the location of an original fort used in that war.
· The city developed right along the Rock River, which was initially an important transportation path for traveling and trade.
· The Fireside Dinner Theatre welcomes thousands of guests each year from across the country that come to participate in its unique theater and concert experiences.
To find your forever home in Oak Ridge or for more information, visit: https://www.homesourceone.net/communities/wisconsin/Oak-Ridge/