The Byron, Georgia Welcome Center is ready to help you get out and enjoy the sweet life in Byron. For ideas and guides for planning your trip, please contact us or drop in for a visit at the Byron Welcome Center, Exit 149 off I-75 in the Peach Shops of Byron.
Top 10 Reasons to Visit Byron, Georgia
Explore this website and you’ll find plenty of reasons to spend a day or more in Byron, Georgia. Here are 10 reasons to get you started.
2. Historic Downtown – Byron's Downtown and those homes in the immediate area were designated as the Byron Historic District in 1995 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Architectural styles represented include Georgian, Victorian, and New South. A walking/driving tour brochure is available from the Byron Welcome Center or the Byron Area Historical Society Headquarters.
3. Food – Byron is the epi-center of barbecue and Southern cooking in Middle Georgia.
4. Battle of Byron – Join in or just have a good time watching the challenges of this wacky event in May, from the Trike Race, the Fanny Race, the Bed Chase, the Greased Flagpole, the Auburn Tigers vs. the UGA Dawgs Tug-of-War, Mud Volleyball, Pie Eating Challenge and the “Distinguished Ladies” challenge, to name a few.