Explore the Best Things to Do in Tifton
Conveniently located just off I-75, the Country Inn & Suites, Tifton, GA offers comfortable hotel rooms and suites
within minutes of the area’s top attractions. Corporate travelers appreciate proximity to the Sunbelt Ag Expo, and our hotel is less than three miles from Tift Regional Medical Center. Traveling with kids? Learn more about the area’s rich farming culture on a tour with a costumed guide at the Georgia Museum of Agriculture & Historic Village, or take an exciting day trip to Wild Adventures Theme Park. If you’re in town for a graduation at UGA Tifton, pick up a last-minute gift at Tifton Mall, situated about one and a half miles from our hotel.
- Fulwood Park (2.2 miles)
This beautiful 28-acre park dates back to 1916. Take advantage of picnic pavilions and sports fields, let your kids burn off energy at the large playground, or catch a concert at the Syd Blackmarr Stage.
Phone: +1 (229) 391-3863
- Wild Adventures Theme Park (54 miles)
It’s a theme park, water park and animal park, all rolled into one. Take a one-hour drive to Valdosta for a fun day of rides and water slides with the family.
Phone: +1 (229) 219-7080
- Southern Regional Technical College (2 miles)
This technical college enrolls more than 3,000 students a semester for programs like Nursing, Business and Criminal Justice.
Phone: +1 (229) 391-2600
- UGA Tifton Campus (2 miles)
Established in 1918, this branch of the University of Georgia covers more than 7,000 acres, including a variety of research farms for the school’s well-respected agricultural program.
Phone: +1 (229) 386-3416
- Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (3.8 miles)
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College offers students degree programs like Natural Resource Management, Diversified Agriculture, and Turfgrass and Golf Course Management.
Phone: +1 (229) 391-5001
- Tifton Terminal Railway Museum (1.4 miles)
This small museum is packed with fascinating exhibits on the history of rail travel in southern Georgia. Check out the “Hall of Local Heroes” and a scale model of Tifton circa 1970.
Phone: +1 (229) 391-3725
- Georgia Museum of Agriculture & Historic Village (1.5 miles)
Step back in time at this 95-acre living history museum with an 1800s farmstead. Costumed interpreters can guide you through 35 restored buildings.
Phone: +1 (229) 391-5205
- Tifton Museum of Arts & Heritage (1.6 miles)
Housed in what was once a Methodist church, this museum provides arts education and cultural programming for Tifton locals and visitors alike. Don’t miss the building’s 24 beautiful stained-glass windows.
Phone: +1 (229) 382-3600
Shopping and Entertainment:
- Tift Theatre for Performing Arts (1 mile)
Built in 1937 and lovingly restored to its original glory by the community, this 612-seat theater provides a stage for concerts, musicals and plays.
Phone: +1 (229) 386-5150
- Tifton Mall (1.5 miles)
Head to this retail center for everything from new clothes at Belk and T.J.Maxx to crafting supplies at Jo-Ann fabric store. After you’ve shopped the sales, head to the on-site AMC Classic Tifton 6 for a blockbuster movie.
Phone: +1 (229) 382-8000
- South Georgia Motorsports Park (30 miles)
You can feel the rumble of the engines at this speedway in nearby Valdosta. Drive about 30 minutes south on I-75 to watch cars hurtle down the quarter-mile concrete dragstrip or the half-mile D-shaped oval track.
Phone: +1 (229) 896-7000
- Sunbelt Ag Expo (30 miles)
The Sunbelt Ag Expo is a 100-acre exhibit center and a 600-acre working research farm with harvesting and tilling demonstrations.
Phone: +1 (229) 985-1968
Directions to Our Hotel
From I-75 North or South, take Exit 62 (Highway 82) and turn right. Turn left at the traffic light onto Virginia Avenue. The hotel is on the left, adjacent to I-75 on the corner of Highway 82 and Virginia Avenue.