In today's world of traffic and commuting, 35 miles may not seem that far. We may be only 35 miles from downtown Atlanta—but we're sure you'll find the quaint city of Locust Grove, Georgia is a world apart from big city hustle and bustle.
...Just off I-75 South at exit 212, Locust Grove has so much to offer. Is it history you are looking for? The historic district is listed on the Georgia Register of Historic Places. Or something more modern like our unique shops and restaurants? Come experience our beautiful, historic downtown for everything from one-of-a-kind dining to the roar of the trains at our Train Watching Platform.
From its first Main Street store in 1870 through today, Locust Grove has grown into a beautiful community with so much to offer. Explore the best retail on the Southside at the expansive Tanger Outlet Center. Bring the whole family and take a walk on the wild side at Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary.
Here is just a sampling of our many special events scattered throughout the year: