The City of Fort Valley, GA
The city of Fort Valley is located in the state of Georgia in Peach County and has a population of 8,074 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Fort Valley is Macon, approximately 27 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Fort Valley, including El Ranchito, Peking Gourmet, Captain D'S Seafood Restaurants, Kentucky Fried Chicken and Church's Fried Chicken. For a larger selection of Fort Valley restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Fort Valley Arenas, Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Museum of Aviation, Reaves Arena, Health and Physical Education Complex - Fort Valley State University, Macon Family Golf Course and International City Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Fort Valley please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Fort Valley:
- Macon Middle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN)
Fort Valley, Georgia Climate and WeatherIn the month of February, Fort Valley experiences an average high temperature of 61 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in February are usually about 35 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.69 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Fort Valley with daytime temperatures averaging 89 degrees in the summer, and 58 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Fort Valley to receive an average of 4.38 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.81 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 103 degrees in the summer and as low as -5 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Fort Valley should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 76 degrees, and nighttime lows of 49.
Fort Valley, Georgia Attractions
1Andersonville National Historic Site - Andersonville,
The Andersonville prison, officially known as Camp Sumter, served as a Confederate Prisoner-of-war camp during the American Civil War. The site of the prison is now Andersonville National Historic Site in Andersonville, Georgia. Most of the site actually lies in extreme southwestern Macon County, adjacent to the east side of Andersonville, . It includes the site of the Civil War prison, the Andersonville National Cemetery and the National Prisoner of War Museum.
2Bowden Golf Course - Macon,
The Bowden Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Bibb County Georgia. Built in 1940, this Macon course designed by W.P.A. is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 912-742-1610. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3111 Millerfield Rd, Macon, GA 31211
3Georgia Music Hall of Fame - Macon,
The Georgia Music Hall of Fame, located in downtown Macon, Georgia, preserves and interprets the state's rich musical heritage through programs of collection, exhibition, education and performance. The museum fosters an appreciation for Georgia music and stimulates economic growth through a variety of dynamic partnerships and initiatives statewide.
4Health and Physical Education Complex - Fort Valley State University - Fort Valley,
Health and Physical Education Complex is a 5,100 seat multi-purpose arena in Fort Valley, Georgia. It was built in 2004. It is the home of the Fort Valley State University Wildcats basketball teams.
5Hickory Ridge Golf Club - Meansville,
The Hickory Ridge Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Pike County Georgia. Built in 1995, this Meansville course designed by Gary Darling is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 706-646-2229. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 838 Thompson Rd, Meansville, GA 30256
6International City Golf Club - Warner Robins,
The International City Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Houston County Georgia. Built in 1957, this Warner Robins course designed by Lou Burnett is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 478-322-0276. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 100 Sandy Run Ln, Warner Robins, GA 31088
7Jarrell Plantation - Juliette,
The Jarrell Plantation State Historic Site is a cotton plantation and state park in Juliette, Georgia. Located in the red clay hills of the Georgia piedmont, the site stands as one of the best preserved examples of a “middle class" Southern plantation. The Jarrell Plantation's buildings and artifacts all came from one source, the Jarrell family, who farmed the land for over 140 years.
8Johnston-Felton-Hay House - Macon,
The Johnston-Felton-Hay House, often abbreviated the Hay House, is a historic residence in Macon, Georgia. Built between 1855 and 1859 by William Butler Johnston and his wife Anne Tracy Johnston in the Italian Renaissance Revival style, the house has been called the "Palace of the South." The mansion sits atop Coleman Hill on Georgia Avenue in downtown Macon, near the Walter F. George School of Law, part of Mercer University.
9Lake Jonesco Golf Course - Gray,
The Lake Jonesco Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Jones County Georgia. Built in 1936, this Gray course designed by Ernie Schrock is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 912-986-3206. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Hwy 2 E, Gray, GA 31032
10Macon Coliseum - Macon,
The Macon Coliseum is a multi-purpose arena and convention center in Macon, Georgia. It was home to the Macon Whoopee and Macon Trax ice hockey teams and also the Macon Knights arena football team until 2006. It is currently home to the Georgia Gwizzlies, a basketball team that plays in the ABA. Seating 7,182 for hockey and arena football and up to 9,252 for concerts, it is the largest of three facilities comprising the Macon Centreplex, which also includes the adjacent Edgar H.
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