Peachtree City, Georgia

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

2363 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"
59 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
16 Votes - "Friendliest"
14 Votes - "Most Patriotic"
4 Votes - "Most Fun"
3 Votes - "Best For Food"

Description

Chartered in March 1959, Peachtree City is a residential area containing 90 miles of golf cart trails. As the golf cart capital of the world, the community boasts a record-setting golf cart parade each year on the 4th of July in addition to parades for most major national holidays. The people here are friendly and welcoming, hosting honorary celebrations for fallen soldiers arriving at the local airport.

There isn’t a local base, but citizens are proud of the fact that most have served or have family serving in the military. Locals have preserved World War II memorabilia at the Commemorative Dixie Wing Museum including planes the Dixie Wing still flies. Captain and Clark appreciated that the citizens “support their veterans, raise their children to be active and aware members of society, and all share a deep-rooted love for this country.”

Shopping and dining opportunities are plentiful in Peachtree City. Residents and visitors can enjoy treasure hunting at one of five village shopping malls. Restaurants feature eclectic and top-notch flavors from around the world. For adventure-seekers, Peachtree City offers multi-use paths, which many use for biking. Lake Peachtree is ideal for picnicking, boating, and fishing.

In addition to their renowned parades, the city hosts the annual Great Georgia Air Show, Shakerag Arts & Crafts Festival, Touch-A-Truck, and the Spring Garden Show. Locals love The Fred amphitheater, Canongate Golf Course, Flat Creek and Line Creek nature areas, and Tinsley Mill. The city is also a short distance to the Atlanta-Hartsfield Airport.

The golf cart parade every July 4th really brings the community together. Every major holiday is treated special making this the most patriotic town
Reviewed by gciecka
on September 17, 2012
You see many flags at homes all over Peachtree City. The July 4th parada is one of the biggest and you see all kinds golf carts decorated with patriotic dressings. Many people drive them around both days before and after the parade.
Reviewed by mtang1964
on September 17, 2012
Great city, great places to eat and it's beautiful. You can use a golf cart for just about anything from going out to eat, going to the bank or going to the grocery store. Great place to live.
Reviewed by bjatl11
on September 17, 2012
A wonderful town full of great Americans!
Reviewed by ajpope
on September 17, 2012
PTC is a great place to live! Indepence Day is the best day to be in PTC!!!
Reviewed by Tanyafairbanks
on September 17, 2012
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