Discover the Community

Early Beginnings

Ivywild's history dates back to the late 19th century when it was originally developed as a bustling resort area. Visitors flocked to the neighborhood to enjoy its natural springs and lush landscapes.

Schoolhouse to Marketplace

Ivywild School closed its doors in 2009 but was given a new lease on life when it was transformed into the Ivywild School Marketplace. Today, this historic building houses a mix of artisanal food producers, a brewery, bakery, and an events center, making it a vibrant community gathering place.

Sustainable Practices

The neighborhood is known for its commitment to sustainability and eco-friendly practices. Many businesses in Ivywild prioritize using locally sourced and organic ingredients, reflecting the community's dedication to a greener future.

Iconic Landmark

At the heart of Ivywild's history is the Ivywild School, a beautifully restored elementary school building that has become a cultural and culinary hub. The school was built in 1916 and has played a central role in the neighborhood's development.

Local Artistry

Ivywild is a neighborhood where creativity thrives. It's home to numerous artists' studios, galleries, and boutiques, offering visitors a chance to explore and appreciate the local art scene.

Music and Culture

Ivywild's residents have a passion for music and culture. You can often find live music performances, poetry readings, and other artistic events taking place in the neighborhood.

Historic Preservation

Ivywild takes pride in preserving its historical charm while embracing innovation. Many of the buildings in the neighborhood have been carefully restored, maintaining their original character. The neighborhood boasts several community gardens, where residents come together to cultivate flowers, herbs, and vegetables, fostering a sense of community and shared purpose.