The City of Watkinsville, GA
The city of Watkinsville is located in the state of Georgia in Oconee County and has a population of 2,940 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Watkinsville is Winder, approximately 22 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Watkinsville, including Chicken Express, OH Taste & See Cafe, Gautreau's Cajun Cafe, Dairy Queen and Hot Thomas' Barbeque. For a larger selection of Watkinsville restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Watkinsville Golf Courses, Museums, Botanical Gardens and/or Arenas, including the Stegeman Coliseum - University of Georgia, The State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Georgia Museum of Art, Lane Creek Golf Club and Scull Shoals Georgia. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Watkinsville please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Watkinsville:
- Athens Ben Epps Airport (AHN)
Watkinsville, Georgia Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Watkinsville experiences an average high temperature of 89 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 68 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.04 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Watkinsville with daytime temperatures averaging 88 degrees in the summer, and 55 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Watkinsville to receive an average of 4.56 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.07 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -1 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Watkinsville should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 74 degrees, and nighttime lows of 50.
Watkinsville, Georgia Attractions
1A. H. Stephens Historic Park - Crawfordville,
A.H. Stephens Historic Park is a 1,177 acre Georgia state park located in Crawfordville, . The park is named for Alexander Hamilton Stephens, the Vice President of the Confederate States of America, and a former Georgia governor. The park contains Stephens' home, Liberty Hall, which has been fully restored to its original 1875 style. The park's museum houses one of Georgia's largest collections of Civil War artifacts.
2Atlanta Dragway - Commerce,
Atlanta Dragway is a drag racing facility located in Banks County, Georgia, just north of Commerce, Georgia. It is current home to the NHRA Full Throttle Series, Summit Racing Equipment Southern Nationals
3Chateau Elan Course at Chateau Elan Golf Club & Resort - Braselton,
The Chateau Elan Course at Chateau Elan Golf Club & Resort is a 63 hole resort golf course in Jackson County Georgia. Built in 1989, this Braselton course designed by Denis Griffiths is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 678-425-6050. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 6060 Golf Club Dr, Braselton, GA 30517
4Eagle Greens At The Chimneys - Winder,
The Eagle Greens At The Chimneys is an 18 hole public golf course in Barrow County Georgia. Built in 2002, this Winder course designed by Course Crafters is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 770-307-4900. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 338 Monroe Hwy, Winder, GA 30680
5Georgia Museum of Art - Athens,
The Georgia Museum of Art is an art museum in Athens, Georgia, associated with the University of Georgia.
6Great Waters Course at Reynolds Plantation, The - Eatonton,
The Great Waters Course at Reynolds Plantation is an 18 hole resort golf course in Putnam County Georgia. Built in 1992, this Eatonton course designed by Jack Nicklaus is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 706-485-0235. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 130 Woodcrest Dr NE, Eatonton, GA 31024
7Henry W. Grady House - Athens,
Henry W. Grady House, commonly known as the Taylor-Grady House, and also known as the General R. D. B. Taylor House or the Robert Taylor-Henry W. Grady House, is a Greek Revival house built in 1840s in Athens, Georgia. It was purchased by the father of Henry W. Grady in 1863. Henry W. Grady was editor of the "Atlanta Constitution" and a major figure in the recovery of the South after the Civil War.
8Lane Creek Golf Club - Bishop,
The Lane Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Oconee County Georgia. Built in 1992, this Bishop course designed by Mike Young is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 706-769-6699. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim ok.
Address: 1201 Club Dr, Bishop, GA 30621
9Madison Museum of Fine Art - Madison,
The Madison Museum of Fine Art is an art museum on the town square of Madison, Georgia.
10Pine Hills Golf Club - Winder,
The Pine Hills Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Barrow County Georgia. is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 770-867-3150. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 661 Hog Mountain Rd, Winder, GA 30680
Watkinsville, Georgia Hotels
8Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Athens, Ga
236 Old Epps Bridge Road
Athens, GA 30606
Watkinsville, Georgia Restaurants
This is a list of Watkinsville Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Chinese Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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