Norton Commons residents are always invited to take advantage of our unparalleled community amenities, including multiple parks, three dog parks, two pools, a community garden, a state-of-the-art YMCA facility and much more! Stroll through our charming Town Center and stop into any of dozens of local shops, or enjoy a delicious meal in one of our neighborhood restaurants. It all begins just outside your door!
Enjoy the great outdoors just beyond your backyard! At Norton Commons, you’ll find a quarter of our property is comprised of a system of parks, squares, plazas, trails and natural landscape areas. Get out and get active, or just relax and enjoy the scenery. Whatever your speed, Norton Commons has the perfect outdoor space to get you back to nature!
Serene lake views provide a relaxing and beautiful venue for live music performances and festivals that can accommodate up to approximately 2,500 guests.
Features innovative playscapes for children of all ages and a pavilion perfect for family picnics or friendly gatherings! This park closes at dark.
Another play park perfect for kids of all ages. This park also features a putting green, lots of comfy benches, and a rubber-surface walking and running track. This park closes at dark.
Meeting Street Park:
One of the most notable amenities in Norton Commons is the Fountain of Meeting Street Park, a one of a kind that includes components reproduced from other notable American Fountains. Built by The Robinson Iron Company, the fountain is 16 feet tall, 9 feet 6 inches wide and made of cast iron. Also included in this park are numerous lush trees and plantings, walking trails, a labyrinth focal point and much more.
The Oval Park is a large green space connecting the North and South Village in Norton Commons. The park is approximately eight acres with walking trails, beautiful plantings and an unparalleled view of the neighborhood.
Perfect for an afternoon tea or quiet meditation time, make sure you stop here to smell the roses! This formal garden and terrace sets up beautifully for a small gathering or reading a book.
Gather the gang for a game of bocce ball or take in the stone art during a relaxing stroll through this park in the southwest portion of Norton Commons.
Unleash your wild side in our two dedicated dog parks! You can feel secure letting your furry friends roam free in our enclosed parks. Take a rest or snack break at one of the picnic tables, and find doggie disposal bags conveniently located at the trash facilities. Our dog parks close at dark.
Warmer weather means it’s time for fun in the sun! Our two sparkling pools offer you and your family a chance to cool off, lounge, play or simply float your cares away!
Jimson Square Pool:
Whether you’re interested in sunbathing or making a splash with the kids, this recreational pool located off Featherbell Blvd. meets all your needs! Plenty of comfy lounge chairs ensure you’ll always have a place to soak up the sun, and changing facilities make a day at the pool easy and convenient.
Relaxation is the order of the day at our Bergamot Pool. Featuring a zero entry graduated design and a geyser feature kids will love, it’s an instant beach getaway, just steps from your door!
More than 60 businesses are now conveniently located within the Norton Commons Neighborhood. Our neighborhood businesses, all within walking distance of your home, are an integral part of the village life that’s missing from suburban living. Streets provide easy thoroughfare and ample parking for cars, but the miles and miles of sidewalks draw residents who appreciate being able to stroll to dinner or shops. Learn more about our Town Center.