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Dothan City, or should we refer to it by just saying Peanut Capital of The World; however we shall call it, it is very clear in our minds by now what is being talked about here! Yes, that is right; we are talking about our most beloved Dothan, Alabama City.
The city offers a great Southern experience to its residents and visitors alike, drenched in history and agriculture. Dothan is full of attractions, dining facilities, recreational activities, festival, and much more! If you wish to be a part of the entire fun taking place here, then you better grab your Dothan Tickets now and get to this place as soon as possible!
Located in the southeastern area of the U.S. state of Alabama, Dothan City is situated a few miles west of the Georgia boundary line and about eighteen miles north of Florida. It is the seat of Houston County, and parts of the city are also fall in Dale County, and also Henry County. Dothan is considered as the biggest city in this part of the state only due to its large amount of population, approximately 65,447 people.
Being the principal city of the Dothan Metropolitan Statistical Area, Dothan City also makes itself available as the main transportation and commercial focal point for an important part of southeastern Alabama, southwest Georgia and close by fractions of the Florida Panhandle, being suitably located on the on U.S. Hwy. 231, and connecting Interstates 65 and 85 to Interstate 10.
Incorporated in 1885 and founded at a rail junction, Dothan City derived its name from The Book of Genesis, let us go to Dothan (37:17), where Dothan is a biblical city. The area in close proximity to the city grows one-fourth of the Peanut crop in the whole of U.S. and Dothan processes it, thus, the city has been nicknamed as The Peanut Capital of the World. The city is also home to light manufacturing businesses. Dothan is also the self-declared Hub of the Wiregrass. Experiencing hot and humid summers, and normally mild winters, Dothan experiences a humid subtropical climate.
Holding a U.S. Army aviation center in close proximity, and featuring the Troy State University Dothan within the city boundaries, Dothan features a multitude of attractions and entertainment opportunities not only for it residents alone, but also for its visitors and travelers. There are over 60 four-foot-tall, painted peanuts around town that mirror the areas industries and personalities. The history of the Wiregrass area can also be seen through the 19 murals which are vibrantly and boldly painted on buildings all through Dothans downtown area.
The sights of interest in Dothan City also include the Cherry Street A.M.E. Church, the Dothan Opera House, Farley Nuclear Visitors Center, G.W. Carver Museum, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Marias Vineyard, Joseph Monument, Peanut Monument and a lot more! The city is absolutely heaven for nature lovers as it features some of the worlds best parks along with award-winning sports facilities, such as Highland Oaks, Dothan Area Botanical Gardens, Landmark Park, and much more.
The City of Dothan has also been entered into the Guinness Book of World Records, as it is host to the Worlds Smallest City Block, which is a land triangle featuring a yield sign, a stop sign along with the street signs. In addition, many festivals take place in the city, and particularly, Dothan City is home to the National Peanut Festival, an annual festival, occurring in November.
The City of Dothan is a must see! So, quickly get hold of your Dothan Tickets, and get down to this city where all the action is taking place!