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The Tallahassee, Florida community of Towne East is located in the eastern part of the city, just south of Park Avenue. The neighborhood lies between Blair Stone Road on the west and Capital Circle Southeast on the east, otherwise known as Highway 261. Area communities include Gardenbrook Lane, Bonaventure, and Park Brook Circle.
This quaint community offers attractive housing and a family-friendly atmosphere. With plenty to see and do nearby, it is a great option for those looking to reside in the eastern Tallahassee area.
Governor’s Square Shopping Mall lies just minutes west of Towne East providing visitors with big box stores such as Dillard’s, JCPenney’s, Macy’s, and Sears, along with over one hundred specialty stores, plenty of restaurants and eateries, and even a movie theater. Other retailers in the area within minutes of Towne East include Best Buy, Toys R Us, Party City, Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, Target, and Kmart. Apalachee Parkway, a main commercial roadway for the area, provides foodies with a wide array of restaurant choices, from Mexican cuisine to steak and pizza.
Tom Brown Park is situated just north and west of Towne East. This park is one of Tallahassee’s larger city parks and is known for its disc golf course and BMX track. The park also features tennis courts, baseball fields, nature trails, and picnicking areas. A popular fishing lake for locals, Lake Leon is located within the park. Tom Brown Park also has a dog park with separate areas for small and large dogs to play, making the park a favorite in the area among both dogs and their owners.