welcome to

Uptown Lexington

A flourishing art scene. Cutting-edge cuisine. Charming pubs.
Unexpected shopping. Creative new ways to live & work.

experience small town charm in a whole new way.

Uptown Lexington is an area within Lexington, N.C. that is home to more than 190 retail, service and professional businesses and community resources.

Our almost 250 year heritage has come to life in new and unexpected ways through:

  • specialty gift shops and art galleries
  • incredible restaurants and unique pubs
  • uncommon home furnishings and antique shops
  • mixed-use development that encourages upper-story residential and office uses above street-level shops

Located 20 minutes south of Winston-Salem at the intersection of US 29/70 and US 52. Lexington is also accessible from Business and Interstate 85 between Greensboro and Charlotte.

We look forward to your visit, and we hope you take a few moments to learn more about our revived and thriving community!

As a Main Street America™ accredited program, Uptown Lexington is recognized as a leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development.

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Uptown Lexington
Uptown Lexington
Uptown Lexington
Uptown Lexington
Uptown Lexington