JUNE 8  |  DAY 5

MADISON, GA

Historic | Charming

A GA Exceptional Main Street

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Madison, Georgia

The small town of Madison, Georgia is not just one of the most beautiful places in America, it has been recognized as one of the most beautiful towns to visit in the world. In 2022, Madison was named one of the “55 Most Beautiful Small Towns in America” by Architectural Digest and listed as one of “The South’s Prettiest Small Towns” by Southern Living Magazine.

Located just an hour east of Atlanta off I-20, Madison is an easy getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city to experience a town full of culture, charm, and enchantment. With an array of local dining options, more than 45 specialty shops, and more than 160 antique dealers, Madison is the perfect day trip, but an even better weekend getaway. Madison offers a host of bed and breakfasts, inns, national brand lodging, and even a bonafide dude ranch.

EMPIRE MILLS

Empire Mills is a historically preserved and restored cotton seed oil mill turned event venue, located in historic Madison, Georgia. You are sure to fall in love at first sight!

 

1290 Pennington Rd
Madison, GA 30650

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PLACES TO EAT IN MADISON, GEORGIA

Local chain of casual Italian cafes (some locations have full bars, patios &/or live entertainment).

 

174 W Washington St, Madison, GA 30650

706-557-9021

 

HOURS

Thursday, 11AM–9PM

Friday, 11AM–10PM

Saturday, 11AM–10PM

Sunday, 12–8PM

 

Deli, grocery and produce. Sandwiches,Soups, salads, beer and wine.

111 W Jefferson St, Madison, GA 30650

706-438-1505

HOURS

Thursday, 10AM–8PM

Friday, 10AM–8PM

Saturday, 10AM–8PM

Sunday, Closed

140 E Washington St, Madison, GA 30650

706-438-1232

 

HOURS

Thursday, 11AM–9PM

Friday, 11AM–10PM

Saturday, 11AM–10PM

Sunday, Closed

202 S Main St, Madison, GA 30650

706-342-9009

 

HOURS

Thursday, 11AM–9PM

Friday, 11AM–10PM

Saturday, 11AM–10PM

Sunday, 11AM–9PM

Seafood restaurant

271 W Washington St St, Madison, GA 30650

706-342-0729

 

HOURS

Thursday, 11:30AM–2PM, 4:30–8:30PM

Friday, 11:30AM–2PM, 4:30–9PM

Saturday, 11:30AM–2PM, 4:30–9PM

Sunday, Closed

THINGS TO DO IN MADISON, GEORGIA

Thursdays @ 7:30pm

Fun events are planned to draw folks to Downtown Madison on hot summer nights... all for free! 

MainStreetMadisonGA.com/SummerNights

Southern Cross Guest Ranch offers a hands-on horseback riding program, suitable for all levels of riders.

 
1670 Bethany Church Rd, Madison, GA 30650
706-342-8027

Offers a wide range of recreational opportunities in a beautiful wooded setting. A lakeside beach is popular with swimmers during summer months, and more than 24 miles of trails are available for hikers and horseback riders.

Overnight guests can choose from fully equipped cottages or a modern campground. Hook-ups for RV campers.

5 Hard Labor Creek Rd, Rutledge, GA 30663

The Creek at Hard Labor is known for its challenging layout in a pristine, natural setting. Featuring Champion Bermuda greens and narrow tree-lined fairways, The Creek was named “4th sweetest deal in USA” by Golf Digest Frugal Golfer in 2010.

1400 Knox Chapel Rd, Social Circle, GA 30025

THINGS TO DO JUST OUTSIDE MADISON, GEORGIA

Georgia Offroad Adventures has over 100 miles of one-way trails for off-road rides,  whether you have a SxS, ATV, or dirtbike.

2350 Randolph Church Rd #2016, Union Point, GA 30669

706-486-0091

202 N West St, Greensboro, GA 30642

706-920-1177

LAUNDRY IN MADISON, GEORGIA

1881 Eatonton Rd, Madison, GA 30650

REASONS TO COME BACK TO MADISON, GEORGIA

April 29, 2023 in Newborn, GA

https://www.hornyheadfishfestival.com/