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.

I love this town and the kids think the 4th of July parade is awesome.
Reviewed by jaenke
on September 17, 2012
Great place to live and many, many patriotic events!
Reviewed by dodim
on September 17, 2012
A wonderful small town atmosphere with big city amenities!
Reviewed by JLLord
on September 17, 2012
July 4th is one of the best days of the year in Peachtree City. From the parade in the morning until the fireworks at night. Make sure your golf cart is fully charged. There are American flags everywhere the golf cart decorations are amazing.
Reviewed by mkettelhut
on September 17, 2012
Love this town! The people are friendly. Beautiful lakes. Tons of amenities. Great environment active families! And how can you not love 100 miles of golf cart paths!
Reviewed by Trotty
on September 17, 2012
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Population

34,364

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