Griffin, in Central Georgia, is a place that around 24,000 people call home.
This city lies some 35 miles (56 kilometers) from the state capital of Georgia, Atlanta and about 45 miles (72 kilometers) from LaGrange.
Let the kids run wild and watch them have fun, at family attractions such as Fun Junction USA and Kedron Fieldhouse and Aquatic Center. Pack your camera and your sense of adventure and get ready for a day filled with magical moments.
Motorsports enthusiasts will love the thrills, spills and high-octane action at the Atlanta Motor Speedway, the most popular speedway in the Griffin region. See if you can visit the pits and garage, check out the gleaming paintwork and polished chrome of high-performance vehicles, and, if you can time your visit for race day, roar with the crowd as the man and machine flash by at incredible speeds.
The Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater is one of the premier places to see live shows in Griffin. Make a night of it and treat yourself to a few pre-show drinks at one of the nearby restaurants.
Peachtree City BMX Track is among the most photographed parks and gardens around the city. Visitors of all ages will enjoy this park for its well-designed botanical displays.
The ecological reserves surrounding Griffin show visitors the birds, trees and plants which inhabit the area. Head out to Indian Springs State Park and relish getting back to nature and away from the paved streets.
The Avenue Shopping Centre is the perfect place to visit if you enjoy shopping and watching the world go by. Check out what the locals buy and then take home some original gifts or treats.
One of the best courses for a game of golf in the area is Canongate Golf Club. Grab your favorite five iron and putter and challenge the course average, then end the day in the clubhouse bar sharing a cold beer with friendly locals.