Altama Museum of Art & History
- The museum located in the historic 1911 Brazell House, has
a permanent collection including 18th and 19th century American
& European prints, 20th century Southern prints and 18th
and 19th century porcelain collection. The Museum features periodic
public show of visiting artists' work.
For more information call, 912-537-1911.
Ladson Genealogical Library
- This spectacular library, housing over 30,000 books and pamphlets,
is one of the largest genealogical libraries in the southeastern
United States. The library is open to the public Monday through
Saturday. Friendly staff members are available to advise your
For more information call, 912-537-8186.
- A leisurely stroll through Historic Downtown will reveal many
delightful discoveries - from shops with fine clothing and books,
to antiques, gifts and specialty stores, and even quaint restaurants
for a delicious lunch.
Vidalia Onion Factory
- A cafe and gift shop where Vidalia onions are available in
season, and onion relishes, pickles, sauces and other onion
products are available year round. Golden fried onion rings
are a specialty.
For more information call, 912-526-3466.
- The Ohoopee Regional Council for the Arts features world-class
performances throughout the year as well as performances of
local talent at ORCA's Downtown Oasis.
For more information call, 912-537-8459.
- This live community theater features a variety of plays for
all ages. Performances include musicals, comedies and dramas,
and opening opportunities for local talent and directors.
For more information call, 912-537-9347.
Community Chorus -
This organization of local community singers presents a 2 -3
concert season featuring a variety of music, including classical,
jazz, pop, Broadway and Christmas favorites. Open to all interested
singers, the Vidalia Community Chorus has given national and
international concert tours.
For more information call, 912-537-1911.
offers an assortment of recreational opportunities. For those
athletic-minded and health-conscious individuals, the
community offers a variety of events throughout the year such as
the Sweet Onion Bike Ride and the Annual Baseball/Softball
Rocky Creek Golf Club
- Rocky Creek is a relatively new 18 hole golf course with a club house and snack bar. The course features beautiful
fairways, scenic ponds and many challenges to any golfer. Memberships
For more information call, 912-538-1110..
Regional Medical Center Walking Trail
- Open to the public 24 hours a day, this outdoor, wooded walking
course features trail markers with additional exercises to help
you get the most from your workout. A pavilion and facilities
are also available for family picnics. Located at 1703 Meadows
- Vidalia's recreational department has a variety of facilities
available to the public- parks, basketball courts, 6 lighted
tennis courts, 3 baseball/softball fields, a football/soccer
stadium, a swimming pool, and picnic pavilions.
For more information call, 912-537-7913.
- For those who like to keep in shape, there are two health
clubs in Vidalia featuring free weights, nautilus, aerobic classes
and personal fitness training needs.
- Held annually around the last weekend of April, this spring festival
has something for everyone - a street dance, rodeo, arts-n-crafts
show, beauty pageant, air show & exhibitions, a two-mile
fun run and 10K road race, antique car show, softball tournaments,
cooking school and so much more.....It's an event you won't
want to miss!
more information concerning the Festival call Vidalia Tourism
Vidalia Christmas Parade
- held annually the first Saturday in December. Marching bands,
beauty queens, clowns and floats are examples of the entries
in the yearly event.
912-537-8687 for more information about Vidalia's special annual
your dining pleasure, Vidalia has an abundance of delicious
experiences awaiting you - from fast-food establishments to
family-owned restaurants - whatever your palette desires.
are invited to stay overnight in our "Sweet Onion"
city. For information refer
to the list of accommodations below:
Comfort Inn - 912-538-8100
The Darby House - 912-537-2618
Days Inn - 912-537-9251
Econo Inn - 912-537-8721
Holiday Inn Express - 912-537-9000
Scottish Inns - 912-537-7611
Shoney's Inn - 912-537-1282
Vidalia is nestled in the heart of Southeast Georgia and is
within 100 miles of Macon, Savannah, and Augusta. From I-16
take the Vidalia exit #84 and go south on State Highway 297
straight into downtown Vidalia, approximately 13 miles. The
Vidalia Municipal Airport provides air service with one 6000 ft.
lighted runway and one 5000 ft. runway.
Flight lessons and pleasure rides are also available. Call
912-537-3979 for additional information concerning the airport