Amazing Commercial District
Named for Colonel George Washington Scott, Scottdale was originally a
manufacturing town, home to the Scottdale Cotton Mill. The main draw of
Scottdale is its commercial district, located on East Ponce de Leon
Avenue; this area includes the popular Your DeKalb Farmers Market,
several vintage and antique shops, and numerous industrial buildings and
Scottdale contains several parks and recreation areas, as well, including Cedar Park, Hamilton Recreation Center & Park, Needham Park, and Tobie Grant Park & Recreation Center.
Scottdale Fun Fact: Scottdale has produced many famous entertainers, including rappers Mr. Ku, Joe Green, and Charlie Boy Gang, as well as Patrick Pass, a New England Patriots football player!