Valdosta, Georgia

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

1 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"

Description

Valdosta is known for southern hospitality and football, from the success of Valdosta State’s Division II program to the community’s support for local high school teams. Their claim-to-fame is being named TitleTown USA by ESPN, but they’re just as proud of their friendliness.


Local restaurants, like King’s Grill and Covington’s, are as warm and welcoming as the pristine Visitor’s Center. The town is also home to Wild Adventures, a wildlife-themed amusement park where Gone With the Wynn’s interacted with an assortment of animals. The town rallied together to properly host the Wynn’s because as one local said, “Nobody’s a stranger here.”


While in town be sure to visit Valdosta’s many homes on the Historic Register, check out the Peach State Summer Theatre Series, and explore the Remerton Historic Mill Village. The Crescent House and Gardens are a highly acclaimed scenic offering and Valdosta boasts plenty of shopping from the Valdosta Mall to Summit Pointe.

Great place! Great military/college/local relations.
Reviewed by skyleraf
on September 17, 2012
It deserves the title of friendliest town...its much better than titletown!
Reviewed by daisyduxe
on September 17, 2012
The best of the south! Charm, location, food,easy access to I-75, a growing community and Friendly people everywhere!! Atlanta wishes it were us!
Reviewed by Road
on September 17, 2012
Pure southern hospitality! People make you feel at home your first time through. Valdosta is truely the Friendliest town in America!
Reviewed by kbell0609
on September 17, 2012
Lived all over the South and Midwest, and never enjoyed a place as much as I enjoy Valdosta. It truly is home.
Reviewed by BillyHull
on September 17, 2012
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Population

54,518

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