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.

Peachtree City, GA is a golf cart community with nearly 100 miles of golf cart paths throughout miles of protected greenbelt. There is an epic parade of golf carts each year for the Fourth of July with flags, bunting and streamers. Peachtree City is also home of the Dixie Wing of the Commemorative Air Force. These dedicated men restore WWII aircraft and provide living history displays during WWII Heritage Days and The Great Georgia Air Show.
Reviewed by gdreddick
on September 17, 2012
Love of God and country visible at every turn in Peachtree City.
Reviewed by AFaulise
on September 17, 2012
They host several events each year honoring Veterans. When a fallen soilder returns to the local airport, residents come out to support the family and all along the route you'll find people waving flags.
Reviewed by mnmdaly
on September 17, 2012
Peachtree City Citizens and Staff love the USA.! The City not only has a terrific 4th of July ALL DAY and NIGHT celebration, but also recognize all other patriotic events. Memorial Day.,Patriots Day, Veterans Day, WWII Days and more. The City and it's many Veterans Organizations collaborate to Remember all those who have defended our Freedom in the past and those who continue today in the name of freedom.
Reviewed by mem1900
on September 17, 2012
This city is the greatest.
Reviewed by kgunn
on September 17, 2012
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Population

34,364

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